Meet the Team!


Mark van der Giezen

Event Manager

Professor of Biological Chemistry interested in parasites affecting humans, livestock and fisheries. Research and teaching links to health, food security, biochemical adaptations to low oxygen and mitochondrial evolution.


Alexander Rothkopf

Event Manager

I am a physicist and associate professor at the University of Stavanger and work on computer programs to understand how the universe looked like shortly after the Big Bang. Love the idea of sharing science with the public in a relaxed setting.