"Intellectual Diversity and The Heart of the Matter"

August 30, 2014

Prof. Suresh Subra, President of Carnegie Mellon University, discusses the importance of intellectual diversity in enabling new scientific and technological advances.

"There is increasing recognition that the planet’s most severe problems cannot be treated as if they are solvable only by great engineering and scientific solutions. As The Heart of the Matter recognizes, the social sciences and humanities hold a key to our innovation ecosystem that will enable us to make more rapid progress in addressing major challenges."