Executive Director, Stockholm Resilience Centre; Professor, Environmental Science, Stockholm University

Johan Rockström is the science lead of the Soneva Dialogue. Dr. Johan Rockström leads the Stockholm Resilience Centre, focusing on a new approach to sustainability: the capacity to use change and crisis to spur renewal and innovative thinking. Working with an international team of scientists, his groundbreaking research has identified and quantified a set of nine planetary boundaries within which humanity can continue to develop and thrive for generations to come – while crossing them could generate abrupt or irreversible environmental changes.