MAK’IT has the great honour of hosting in its premises, at the Institut de Botanique, the UNESCO Chair “Complex Thought – Edgar Morin”.

As a philosopher, anthropo-sociologist and modern thinker of complexity, Edgar Morin, has published no less than 40 books in his career, translated worldwide. Emeritus Research Director at the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) and Doctor Honoris Causa of several international universities, he has been supporting since December 2018 the “Montpellier University of Excellence” (MUSE) Initiative and MAK’IT in their reflection on current societal challenges, sustainable development and the value of a transdisciplinary approach focusing on controversies as a driving force behind the transitions at work.