Seminar Series Schedule

2023 Series Talk schedule coming soon.

2022 Series Talks

Each month, Life Science Across the Globe highlights scientific and societal topics of global importance, allowing you to meet some of the world’s most creative scientists and scholars, and to appreciate that science is a shared global effort.

These virtual meetings will feature seminars and panel discussions about research and global scientific culture from speakers around the world. They will be open to everyone in the scientific community and will stimulate lively discussion.

Each event will also be recorded and available on the Janelia YouTube Channel

(Click on the dates for more information.)


  • Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH) and Chief Medical Advisor to the US President

Moderated by: Ron Vale, HHMI Vice President and Executive Director Janelia Research Campus


Moderated by: Padmanee Sharma, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, US


Moderated by: Mukund Thattai, NCBS, India



Moderated by: Donald Milton, University of Maryland, US



Moderated by:  Tracy Johnson, Dean, Life Sciences, UCLA College, US


Moderated by: Sjors Scheres, MRC-LMB, UK


  • Michal Schwartz, Professor, Weizmann Institute, Israel
  • Adam Kepecs, Professor, Washington University School of Medicine, US
  • Carlos Ribeiro, Principal Investigator, Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme, Portugal

Moderated by: Asya Rolls, Associate Professor, Technion, Israel


Moderated by: Thomas Preiss, John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANUAustralia

2021 Talks: Watch here

2020 Talks: Watch on YouTube