July 13-15 2020
Darmstadt, Germany
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Science for a better tomorrow

Some of the world’s brightest scientists and most accomplished entrepreneurs come together to present their work and explore the future of science & technology; solving the challenges of today and enabling the dreams of a better tomorrow.
This is the world's most renowned gathering on the future of science & technology. It covers a broad range of topics such as: health, nutrition, synthetic biology, materials, energy, digitalization, mobility, human mind and new ways of working together. The conference also features the awarding of the Future Insight Prize, up to 1mio€/year for groundbreaking science given out for the next 35 years.


Attend in 2020

Now is your chance to participate in this unique event that will take place again on July 13-15, 2020. Present your work to the community, meet outstanding individuals from all over the world, start new business relationships and join initiatives to enable the dreams of a better tomorrow. Become a keynote speaker, engage as a strategic partner and join a global movement to create a bright future for humanity. Pre-register to attend this conference now.

Partnering Opportunities

A multitude of options are available for partnering on Curious2020 Future Insight. Contact us to learn more.

Curious 2018

The Curious Future Insight conference was initiated as an independent science conference on the occasion of the 350th anniversary of Merck, the world's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company. The 2018 conference featured more than 50 top speakers including six nobel laureates and 1300 attendees from all over the world. 

Key Participants' Statements

Thank you very much to all speakers and attendees that helped to make the 2018 event an historic and groundbreaking experience.

“This was the Woodstock of science.”

"I will never see such a line-up of speakers anymore in my entire life" 

"Probably the next step up in quality is the Nobel Prize Ceremony." 

"This was a groundbreaking conference making you feel the love, excitement and potential of science and technology everywhere"

"Such days let us hope for the world!”

"An event of epic proportions, definitely one of the best experiences of my life"

"You deserve to be lauded and praised for your services to science"

"The event will be remembered for another 350 years"

"I am at a lot of conferences and I can say that this was by far the most interesting, energetic and diverse I have witnessed in a long time"

Contact Us

The Curious Future Insight Conference is the place to meet the people that shape the global future of science & technology.

Conference Lead: Dr. Ulrich Betz, Vice President Innovation, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany . Thank you for your interest in Curious - Future Insight. Please fill out the form below and we will get in touch with you.