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International Congress Committees

MDS would like to acknowledge the following committees for their help developing the 2023 International Congress:


International Congress Oversight Committee

Chair: Christopher Goetz

Committee Members:

  • Francisco Cardoso  
  • Steven Frucht
  • Victor Fung
  • Oscar Gershanik
  • Tove Henriksen
  • Irene Litvan
  • Claudia Trenkwalder

Congress Scientific Program Committee

Chair: Steven Frucht
Co-Chair: Tove Henriksen

Committee Members:

  • Orlando Barsottini
  • Vincenzo Bonifati
  • Francisco Cardoso
  • Pietro Cortelli
  • William Dauer
  • Terry Ellis
  • Alberto Espay
  • Jennifer Friedman
  • Victor Fung
  • Christopher Goetz
  • Taku Hatano
  • Beomseok Jeon
  • Andrea Kühn


  • Manju Kurian
  • Simon Lewis
  • Shivam Mittal
  • Huw Morris
  • Njideka Okubadejo
  • Tiago Outeiro
  • Mayela Rodriguez-Violante
  • Veronica Santini
  • Maria Stamelou
  • Leonidas Stefanis
  • Carolyn Sue
  • Daniel Weintraub
  • Ruey-Meei Wu

Congress Local Organizing Committee

Chair: Tove Henriksen

Committee Members

  • Filip Bergquist
  • Morten Blaabjarg
  • Per Borghammer
  • Erik Hvid Danielsen
  • Espen Dietrichs
  • Erik Johnsen
  • Mette Møller
  • Skirmante Mardosiene
  • Mika Martiainen
  • Per Odin
  • Sven Pålhagen
  • Hartwig Siebner
  • Gudrun Rosa Sigurdardottir
  • Per Svenningsson
  • Håkan Widner

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