Dr. Emily Ngubia Kessé

Author | Neuroscientist | Founder / SMART Data Analytics

Dr. rer. medic. Emily Ngubia Kessé is an academic, educator, social entrepreneur and author. Trained as a neuroscientist with a focus on Gender and working from a Black feminist perspective, her research examines the influences of power structures on knowledge production processes. Her newest book is titled “Stille Macht: Silence und Dekolonisierung -  Silence, Wissen und Machtstrukturen, 2018.

Dr. rer. medic. Emily Ngubia Kessé is co-founder of three organizations and is currently the Chief Marketing Officer at SMART Data Analytics UG.



Ignite Talks: Are we programmed by nature for love?

10.30–10.45 Brian D. Earp | The Pharmacology of Love: If love is partly physical, chemical, hormonal, can scientists harness love, synthesize it and use it for the greater good? Or will this create unseen risks, [...]

10.45–11.00 Dr. Emily Ngubia Kessé | Love, The Body and Neurosexism: Does the science of love unveil discoveries determined by nature, or does it instead map out socially established norms? In other words, does the science of love reproduce or challenge gender stereotypes? What is neurosexism and [...]




Panel with Dr. Liat Yakir, Brian Earp and Dr. Emily Ngubia Kessé

Dr. Liat Yakir, Molecular Geneticist & Science Communicator / Alumni of the Weizmann Institue of Science, Rehovot, Israel.

Brian Earp, Associate Director, Yale-Hastings Program / Yale University and The Hastings Center.

Dr. Emily Ngubia Kessé, Author,  Neuroscientist  & Founder / SMART Data Analytics.

Moderated by Ivvet Modinou [...]