Leadership in times of Covid-19
Thursday, 04. June 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Being pulled apart brought us closer together - Frontiers' response to the COVID-19 pandemic
- how Frontiers had to adapt quickly
- how Frontiers supported their employees
- what working in the future will look like
- the importance of open access to science in these unprecedented times
Welcome by Catrin Wetzel, General Manager SMG
Dr. Kamila Markram: Being pulled apart brought us closer together - Frontiers' response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Discussion and questions
End of the event
Dr. Kamila Markram, CEO Frontiers. Dr. Kamila Markram is the co-founder and CEO of Frontiers, and a neuroscientist and autism researcher at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) Lausanne. Frontiers is one of the largest and most impactful Open Science platforms in the world, on a mission to make science open for the benefit of humanity. Radically improving how science is reviewed, published, evaluated and disseminated to both researchers and the general public, Frontiers received the 2014 ALPSP Gold Award for Innovation in Publishing. In 2016 Dr. Kamila Markram was named a L’HEBDO Forum 100 personality, a Stevie Gold Award Winner for Women in Business, and a finalist for the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. In 2017, Kamila was a finalist for the EU Prize for Women Innovators.