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Opening a City’s Mind

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Panel
German and English language

Complex challenges in an increasingly digitised world require cooperative actions and a future-oriented administration. What chances and difficulties does digitization provided? Can municipal administrations open themselves and involve the citizens democratically, fairly, and sustainably into the day-to-day administration processes?

Chief Executive Officer; and Chief Researcher, Reserach Studios Austria; Chairman World Summit Award; Cchief Executive Officer, KnowledgeFox, Salzburg
Secretary General, OiER - Organization for International Economic Relations, Vienna
Secretary General, OiER - Organization for International Economic Relations, Vienna
Executive City Councillor for Cultural Affairs and Science, City Council of Vienna
Principal Key Expert, Siemens AG Austria, Vienna
Founder, WaveApp, Vienna
DigitalCity.Wien Initiative, Vienna

DDr. Peter A. BRUCK

Chief Executive Officer; and Chief Researcher, Reserach Studios Austria; Chairman World Summit Award; Cchief Executive Officer, KnowledgeFox, Salzburg

Studies in law, social and economic sciences at the University of Vienna, Graduation with a Doctorate in Laws and an abs. rer. soc. oec. Leadership training at EIT - European Institute for Transnational Studies in Group and Organisational Development Studies in Sociology at the University of Iowa, Iowa City (Fulbright Scholar) Visiting Scholar at Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna Summer Research Fellow on  Sociolinguistic Aspects of Sociological Research Ph.D. studies in Communication at McGill University, Montreal, Canada Visiting Scholar at International Summer Institute for Semiotic and Structural Studies, Victoria College, University of Toronto Visiting Scholar at Summer School on Cultural Studies, Faculty of the Humanities, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA Founder and 1st Academic President of Salzburg University of Applied Sciences TechnoZ-FH, Salzburg, Austria CEO and Chief Researcher of Salzburg Research GmbH Center of Excellence in New Media and Advanced Networking Technologies Chief Content Officer of Telekom Austria Group Member of Board of Management and Head of Business Unit Interactive Media of Jet2Web Internet Services GmbH, the market leading ISP
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  RTD organisation managing innovation transfer from universities to market - National network to transfer basic and applied research to market for e-Technologies, Internet and New Media including Data Analytics, Pervasive Computing Applications, Smart Agent Technologies, Geo-informatics.
 Since 2013 Founder and CEO of KnowledgeFox GmbH, Vienna, Austria Start-Up company pioneering MicroLearning solutions for mobile and online

Array Kari Aina EIK

Secretary General, OiER - Organization for International Economic Relations, Vienna

Mag. Peter KÜHNBERGER

Secretary General, OiER - Organization for International Economic Relations, Vienna

MA, Political Science and Sociology, University of Vienna Founder, Dialog Plus e.U., Vienna
1997
since 2005

Dr. Andreas MAILATH-POKORNY

Executive City Councillor for Cultural Affairs and Science, City Council of Vienna

Mitarbeiter im Kabinett von Bundeskanzler Dr. Franz Vranitzky, zuletzt als Büroleiter Leiter der Sektion für Kunstangelegenheiten im Bundeskanzleramt Amtsführender Stadtrat für Kultur und Wissenschaft in Wien und Mitglied der Wiener Landesregierung
 Studium der Rechtswissenschaften und Politikwissenschaft, Universität Wien, sowie der internationalen Beziehungen am Bologna-Center der Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
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seit 2001

DI Dr. Monika STURM

Principal Key Expert, Siemens AG Austria, Vienna

Entrance to Siemens Austria: R&D in the area of Artificial Intelligence Cooperation with the Central Research and Development Department Siemens Munich Maternity leave (3 children) Project management of research project "EnergyWorks" Head, Development/marketing of dezentralized energy management products Head, Business Development (PTD EM IT) at Siemens Austria Head, The Subdivision IT Responsible for Global Alliances for Siemens PTD Energy Management University teaching position: Lecturer at the Leibniz University Hannover Head of PTD EM S&I Siemens Austria Head of Regional Business Coordination at Siemens PTD Headquarter Head of E D SE for Central East Europe and Head of Metering Service Europe Joint CT TIP in Vienna as Senior Manager for Sustainable Cities
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Array Patrick WOLOWICZ

Founder, WaveApp, Vienna

Founder, subzero.u software, Vienna Teaching Assistant, Multidisciplinary Design Group, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
since 2012
2008-2012

Mag. Martin GIESSWEIN

DigitalCity.Wien Initiative, Vienna

Digital Academic, Society.Institute, Vienna Chief Executive Officer, Immobilien.Net, Vienna
since 2011
2013-2014

Built Environment Symposium

show timetable

01.09.2016

08:00 - 09:30 Bookpresentation Plenary
11:00 - 12:00 Opening Plenary
12:00 - 13:00 Managing Urbanisation Plenary
13:00 - 13:30 Interval Talk Partner
13:30 - 15:00 Sharing the City Plenary
15:00 - 15:30 Interval Talk Partner
15:30 - 17:30 Science Slam on “Time to Share. Places for Everyone” Social
17:30 - 18:00 Interval Talk Partner

02.09.2016

06:30 - 07:00 Interval Talk Partner
07:00 - 07:45 Housing and Social Responsibility: EU Perspectives and the Austrian Case Plenary
07:45 - 09:00 Planning the City Plenary
09:00 - 09:30 Interval Talk Partner
09:30 - 11:00 Running the City Plenary
11:00 - 12:30 Interval Talk Partner
12:30 - 14:00 Opening a City’s Mind Plenary
14:30 - 15:50 Closing Remarks Plenary