Board of Trustees


The Board of Trustees decides on the general and financial affairs of the Foundation, taking into account the opinion of the Scientific Advisory Board. It monitors the legality, expediency and financial efficiency of the Foundation's business management.


    MinDirig'in Oda Keppler (Chair), Federal Ministry of Education and Research

    State secretary Tobias Dünow (Vice Chair), Ministry of Science, Research and Culture in Brandenburg

    Dr. Uta Alisch, Geologische Landesuntersuchung GmbH

    Prof. Dr. Carla Braitenberg, University Triest

    Dr. Peer Hoth, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action

    Dr. Norbert Lossau, "Die Welt", Berlin

    Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wahlster, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence

    Prof. Dr. Hildegard Westphal, Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenforschung Bremen


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