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The Big Challenges

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

Speakers

Adjunct professor, Copenhagen Business School, Frederiksberg
Astronomer Royal; Fellow, Trinity College, and Emeritus Professor of Cosmology and Astrophysics, University of Cambridge
Swiss Science and Technology Council, Bern
Head of Department Science and Education, Die Presse, Vienna Chair

Dr. Martin BARTENSTEIN

1971-1978 Studium der Chemie an der Universität Graz
1978 Eintritt in das im Familienbesitz stehende Pharmaunternehmen Lannacher Heilmittel GmbH
1980-1994 Übernahme der Alleingeschäftsführung der Lannacher Heilmittel GmbH
1991-1994 Abgeordneter zum Nationalrat und Industriesprecher der ÖVP
seit 1992 Landesparteiobmann-Stellvertreter der ÖVP Steiermark
1994-1995 Staatssekretär im Bundesministerium für Öffentliche Wirtschaft und Verkehr
1995-1996 Bundesminister für Umwelt
1996-2000 Bundesminister für Umwelt, Jugend und Familie
seit 2000 Bundesminister für Wirtschaft und Arbeit

Ph.D. Bjørn LOMBORG

Adjunct professor, Copenhagen Business School, Frederiksberg

1991 M.A. in political science (Cand.scient.pol.)
1994 Ph.D. at the Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen
1994-1996 Assistant professor at the Department of Political Science, University of Aarhus
1997-2005 Associate professor at the Department of Political Science, University of Aarhus
2002-2004 Director of Denmark's national Environmental Assessment Institute
2004 Organizer of the Copenhagen Consensus
since 2005 Adjunct Professor, Copenhagen Business School
since 2006 Director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center

Ph.D. Martin REES

Astronomer Royal; Fellow, Trinity College, and Emeritus Professor of Cosmology and Astrophysics, University of Cambridge

 studied Mathematics at Trinity College, Cambridge
1968 Research Fellow, Caltech
1967-1969 Fellow, Jesus College, Cambridge
1967-1972 Staff member, Institute of Theoretical Astronomy, Cambridge
1969-1992 Senior Research Fellow, King's College, Cambridge
1969-1970 Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey
1971 Visiting Associate Professor, Caltech
1972, 1988-89 Visiting Professor, Harvard University
1972-1973 Professor, Sussex University
1976-1977 Gresham Professor of Astronomy
1982, 1996-1997 Visiting Professor, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
1984 Joint Coordinator of programme on galaxy formation, etc. at Institute of Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara
1984-1988 Regents Visiting Fellow of Smithsonian Institution
1973-1991 Plumian Professor of Astronomy and Experimental Philosophy, Cambridge University
1977-1982, 1987-91 Director, Institute of Astronomy
1973-1991 Professorial Fellow, King's College, Cambridge
1992-2003 Royal Society Professor at Cambridge University
1992-2003 Official Fellow King's College, Cambridge
1995 JSPS visitor, Kyoto University
2002-2009 Professor of Cosmology and Astrophysics, Cambridge
2004-2012 Master of Trinity College, Cambridge
since 1995 Astronomer Royal
since 2001 Honorary Professor, Imperial College, London and Leicester University
since 2012 Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge

Dr. Gottfried SCHATZ

Swiss Science and Technology Council, Bern

1954-61 University of Graz, Austria (Chemistry and Biochemistry) Ph.D. summa cum laude, 1961
1961-68 Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Vienna, Austria
1964-66 Post-doctoral fellow with Dr. Efraim Racker at the Public Health Research Institute of the City of New York, USA
1968-73 Associate Professor, Section of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
1973-74 Professor, Section of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
1974-present Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland (emeritus as of October 30, 2000)
1983-1985 Chairman, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland
2000-2003 President, Swiss Science and Technology Council

Technology Symposium

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kategorie: Alle BreakoutPlenary

22.08.2002

13:00 - 13:05WelcomePlenary
13:15 - 14:00Cooperations, Networks and RisksPlenary
14:00 - 14:30Plenary statement: Civilizations: Why Did the Best Win?Plenary
14:30 - 15:30Discusion: Why Did the Best Win?Plenary
16:00 - 17:00Looking up -looking downPlenary
17:00 - 17:30Perspectives of Borderless NetworksPlenary
17:30 - 18:00Culture Technology: Graz '03Plenary
20:00 - 20:30Original, Copy and FakePlenary
20:30 - 21:30The Robot and the Heart Surgeon - Zeus meets SocratesPlenary

23.08.2002

00:00 - 00:00Junior AlpbachBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 01: Risk and Perception of Risk (in English)Breakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 02: The Risk of Climate ChangeBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 03: A Regional Network for Science and Teaching (in English)Breakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 04: Research as a Commodity on the Benefits of Research ResultsBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 05: Technology Networks and Structures of Non-University ResearchBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 06: Network: Private Public PartnershipBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 07: The Valuation of Companies between Cyber Capitalism and Economic RealityBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 08: Innovation, Technology and Quality Control - the Risks of the Medical SystemBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 09: Science and Technology Advice for Policy Makers (in English)Breakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 10: Air and Space Technologies - a Chance for AustriaBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 11: Mobility 2020Breakout
09:00 - 15:00Working Group 12: Information Security: The Science and Technology of Recognizing and Protecting Valuable Intellectual Assets (in English)Breakout
13:30 - 15:00Off-Alpbach: An Ontoesthetic ExperimentBreakout
16:00 - 18:30The Big ChallengesPlenary
20:00 - 21:00Networking in Health Systems: From the patients via the doctor s office to the hospitals - medical services onlinePlenary
21:00 - 22:00Future Technologies - Future SocietyPlenary

24.08.2002

09:00 - 09:45Cooperations, Networks and RisksPlenary
09:45 - 10:15Resumée "Junior Alpbach"Plenary
10:30 - 11:30Reflections on the 2002 Alpbach Technology ForumPlenary
10:30 - 11:30Resumée of the working groupsPlenary
11:30 - 11:45Resumée "Off-Alpbach"Plenary
11:50 - 13:00Final discussion: The Future of SciencePlenary
13:00 - 13:15Final remarksPlenary