On a regular basis, the Zukunftskolleg Lecture honors excellent researchers who are closely related to and associated with the Zukunftskolleg.
October 16, 2018
Artur Rubinstein Professor of Musicology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
"The Power and Pitfalls of Sonic Solidarity: A Lesson from the 20th Century"
February 5, 2018
Nanobiophysics Group, University of Twente, and Rector Magnificus of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Life's Origami - Protein Folding, Misfolding, and Human Diseases"
May 4, 2017
Institute for Human Sciences IWM, Austria, and the Graduate Institute Geneva, Switzerland
"Kinder statt Inder – The Politics of Demographic Panics in the Global North and South"
October 19, 2016
Director Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach, Germany
July 15, 2015
Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel
"Kudiyattam: The Last Living Sanskrit Theater in the World"
February 10, 2015
University of Konstanz
"Next Generation Information Technology: 'The Atomic LIMIT?'"
July 14, 2014
City University of New York, USA
"Multidisciplinarity: A Neuro-, Psycho-, Linguistic Perspective"
February 13, 2014
University of Bielefeld, Germany
"The Making of Spinlabeled Molecules and What They Teach Us"
June 10, 2013
Jeffrey Alan Barrett
University of California, Irvine, USA
"Quantum Mechanics and Wigner's Mind-Body Dualism"
January 13, 2013
University of Saarbrücken, Germany
"Wanting Others to Fare Well: The Structure of Benevolence"
June 21, 2012
Joseph Y. Halpern
Cornell University Ithaka, USA
"Knowledge and Common Knowledge in Multi-Agent Systems"
January 26, 2012
Sabine von Heusinger and
Klaus von Heusinger
University of Cologne, Germany
"Names in Society. A Linguistic and Prosopographic Approach"
July 15, 2011
Bernard D. Frischer
University of Virginia, USA