Christian Rauch


Christian Rauch is founder and director of STATE Festival. Before founding STATE, Christian was a researcher in nanotechnology and graduated with a PhD in Applied Physics as an EU Marie-Curie Fellow from Aalto University, Helsinki. His main focus is on the intersection of science, society, and grassroots innovation. He has initiated several independent science initiatives, is guest lecturer for CECEP at INSEAD and serves as an ambassador for the IBM AI XPrize.