Summer Nostos FestivalSummer Nostos Festival

Speakers

Jeremy Adelman
Jeremy Adelman

Henry Charles Lea Professor of History and Director of the Global History Lab
Princeton University

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Yoeri Albrecht
Yoeri Albrecht

De Balie
Director

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Asimina Arvanitaki
Asimina Arvanitaki

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Aristarchus Chair in Theoretical Physics
Perimeter Institute

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Tash Aw
Tash Aw

Author

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Robert Barnett
Robert Barnett

Founding Director, Modern Tibetan Studies
Columbia University

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Carrie Rebora Barratt
Carrie Rebora Barratt

Chief Executive Officer & William C. Steere Sr. President
New York Botanical Garden

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Sian Beilock
Sian Beilock

President
Barnard College

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Bryan Berg
Bryan Berg

Bryan Berg
Cardstacker

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Oheneba Boachie-Adjei
Oheneba Boachie-Adjei

President and Founder
Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine

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Anna Kynthia Bousdoukou
Anna Kynthia Bousdoukou

iMEdD Managing Director, SNF DIALOGUES Executive Director, Journalist

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Mark Brzezinski
Mark Brzezinski

Managing Director
Makena Capital Management

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Terrence J. Checki
Terrence J. Checki

Veteran US Federal Reserve Official

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Michael X. Delli Carpini
Michael X. Delli Carpini

Professor of Communication
Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania

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Angelos Charisteas
Angelos Charisteas

Member 
Legends 2004

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Traianos Dellas
Traianos Dellas

Member 
Legends 2004

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Katie Dixon
Katie Dixon

CEO
Powerhouse Arts

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Bryan Doerries
Bryan Doerries

Artistic Director
Theater of War Productions
 

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Andreas Dracopoulos
Andreas Dracopoulos

Andrea Dracopoulos
Co-President, SNF 

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Nusrat Durrani
Nusrat Durrani

Media Strategist, Filmmaker 
Founder, MTV World

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Noam M. Elcott
Noam M. Elcott

Associate Professor and Chair of Art Humanities 
Columbia University

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Oskar Eustis
Oskar Eustis

Public Theater
Director

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Katherine Fleming
Katherine Fleming

Provost
New York University

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Marshall Ganz
Marshall Ganz

Senior Lecturer in Public Policy
Harvard University

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Stelios Giannakopoulos
Stelios Giannakopoulos

Member 
Legends 2004

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Carol Gluck
Carol Gluck

George Sansom Professor of History, Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures
Columbia University

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Jane Golden
Jane Golden

Executive Director
Mural Arts Philadelphia

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Paul Goldberger
Paul Goldberger

Architecture Critic / Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair

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Hahrie Han
Hahrie Han

Inaugural Director
SNF Agora Institute

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Uri Hasson
Uri Hasson

Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Psychology
Princeton University

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Becca Heller
Becca Heller

Director and Co-Founder
International Refugee Assistance Project

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Lily Hevesh
Lily Hevesh

Domino Artist

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Bill T. Jones
Bill T. Jones

New York Lives Arts
Artistic Director

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Claire Katz
Claire Katz

Professor of Philosophy Texas A & M University

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William Kentridge
William Kentridge

Artist

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Sunitha Krishnan
Sunitha Krishnan

Chief Functionary & Co-Founder
Prajwala

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Panagiotis Koulouvaris
Panagiotis Koulouvaris

Assistant Professor, First Orthopaedic Clinic 
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens 
Chairman, Regeneration and Progress

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Nicholas Lemann
Nicholas Lemann

Director 
Columbia Global Reports, Joseph Pulitzer Ii and Edith Pulitzer Moore Professor of Journalism 
Dean Emeritus 
Columbia Journalism School

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Pio Barone Lumaga
Pio Barone Lumaga

Founder & Director 
Innovation Design Lab

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Mark Mazower
Mark Mazower

Ira D. Wallach Professor of History
Columbia University

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Mark Mitton
Mark Mitton

Magician

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Wes Moore
Wes Moore

CEO 
Robin Hood

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Mike Niconchuk
Mike Niconchuk

Senior Researcher
Beyond Conflict

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Robin Niblett
Robin Niblett

Director
Chatham House

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Antonis Nikopolidis
Antonis Nikopolidis

President 
Champions for Life 

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Fiorenzo G. Omenetto
Fiorenzo G. Omenetto

Director, Silklab; Director, Laboratory for Living Devices; Dean of Research, School of Engineering, Tufts University

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Panos Papoulias
Panos Papoulias

Co-Chief Operating Officer 
SNF 

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Renzo Piano
Renzo Piano

Chairman, Founding Partner and Architect
Renzo Piano Building Workshop

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Jim Pitofsky
Jim Pitofsky

Managing Director, Strategic Alliances 
The John Templeton Foundation

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Ernő Rubik
Ernő Rubik

Inventor of Rubik's Cube and Teacher of Architecture & Design 

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Vasilis Sambrakos
Vasilis Sambrakos

Journalist / Author

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Thomas Sculco
Thomas Sculco

Surgeon-In-Chief, Emeritus 
Hospital for Special Surgery

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Peter Sculco
Peter Sculco

Orthopedic Surgeon
Hospital for Special Surgery

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Steven Shapin
Steven Shapin

Franklin L. Ford Research Professor of The History οf Science 
Harvard University

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Susan Solomon
Susan Solomon

Founder & Chief Executive Officer 
The New York Stem 
Cell Foundation

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Christos Sotirakopoulos
Christos Sotirakopoulos

Journalist

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Alan Stoga
Alan Stoga

Chairman
Tällberg Foundation

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Henry Timms
Henry Timms

President and CEO 
Lincoln Center

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Ioannis Topalidis
Ioannis Topalidis

Coach
Legends 2004

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Rafael Yuste
Rafael Yuste

Professor of Biological Sciences And Neuroscience 
Columbia University

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Nia Vardalos
Nia Vardalos

Actress / Director

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Effy Vayena
Effy Vayena

Ph.D. – Professor of Bioethics 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

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Stelios Vassilakis
Stelios Vassilakis

Chief Programs & Strategic Initiatives Officer
SNF 

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Michael Wishnie
Michael Wishnie

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law and Counselor to the Dean 
Yale Law School

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Theodoros Zagorakis
Theodoros Zagorakis

Member
Legends 2004

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Alexander Zeldin
Alexander Zeldin

Writer / Director

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