Chairman of the Honorary Committee: Pr Nardo Vicente
› H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco
› Gilles Boeuf: Biologist, Professor at the Pierre and Marie Curie University, President of the National Museum of Natural History (2009-2015).
› Jean-Claude Chermann: Virologist and co-discoverer of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes AIDS.
› Jean-Louis Etienne: Doctor and polar explorer.
› Admiral Pierre Lacoste: Former Director General of External Intelligence (1982-1985).
› Henry de Lumley: Palaeontologist, corresponding Member of the Academy of Sciences and the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres.