- Dra. Helga Nowotny, emeritus professor of social studies of science at ETH Zurich and president of the European Research Council
- Dr. Martin Carnoy, Vida Jacks Professor of Education at Stanford University School of Education
- Dra. Brenda Gourley, rector and CEO of the Open University of the UK, between 2002 and 2009
- Dr. Manuel Castells, professor of sociology and chair of the Scientific Committee for Research in the UOC
- Dr. Josep A. Planell, Rector of the UOC
The table is part of the program of the event First UOC International Research Symposium.