Who We Are
The International Science Reserve is a network of open scientific communities of discovery, bringing together specialized resources from across the globe to prepare for and help mitigate complex and urgent global crises.
A Member is an organization or individual that has agreed to provide the critical resources required for approved ISR projects, upon declaration of a crisis.
The ISR Executive Board is the governance body charged with ensuring that the ISR achieves its goals by overseeing the mission, policies, and operations of the ISR.
Rick Bright, PhD
CEO, Pandemic Prevention Institute and Senior Vice President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Nicholas Dirks, PhD
President and Chief Executive Officer, New York Academy of Sciences and Co-Chair, ISR Executive Board
Dario Gil, PhD
Senior Vice President and Director, IBM Research and Co-Chair, ISR Executive Board
Aida Habtezion, MD, MSc, FRCPC, AGAF
Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, and Head of Worldwide Medical & Safety, Pfizer Inc
Director, AI for Social Good, Google AI
Robert Slone, PhD
Senior Vice President and Chief Scientist, UL
Lorna Thorpe, PhD
Professor and Director of the Division of Epidemiology, NYU Grossman School of Medicine in the Department of Population Health
The Executive Committee is the governance body responsible for day–to–day operations of the ISR.
Assistant Director for Technology, Innovation and Partnerships National Science Foundation, Federal Liaison to the ISR
Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, IBM Research
Executive Director, University of California Disaster Resilience Network
Manager, Application & Performance Engineering, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Director, Government Engagement, Office of the Director of IBM Research
Sr. Program Manager, Strategic Initiatives, International Science Reserve, New York Academy of Sciences
Executive Director, International Science Reserve, New York Academy of Sciences