Helga Nowotny President, European Research Council and Professor Emerita of Social Studies of Science, ETH Zurichlture, to the evolution of collaboration, signals and boundaries, innovaton (in biology), biofilms, climate change and Chinese dynasties, and Dao. To hear them share their insights in complexity and partake in their discussions will be a great experience for all participants to the conference. The setting of the conference is informal. After each of the talks there will be ample time for the audience and the speakers to discuss and meet. This is the second conference in what will become an annual NTU event, in which some of the best scientists in the area of complexity will share their views with you. We warmly invite you to actively take part in it.