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Plenary session: “Integrated risk policies for global systems at risk”

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
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english language

Speakers

Scientific Officer, DG CONNECT, European Commission, Brussels
Director emeritus, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg; Vice Chairman, European Climate Forum, Potsdam
Chairman, Global Climate Forum, Berlin
Visiting Fellow, Malaysian Commonwealth Studies Centre, University of Cambridge; Member, House of Lords, Parliament of the United Kingdom, London
Ehemaliger Vizepräsident, Europäisches Forum Alpbach, Wien Chair

Ph.D. Ralph DUM

Scientific Officer, DG CONNECT, European Commission, Brussels

 M.Sc., Ph.D. in Physics, University of Innsbruck
1990-1994 Ph.D. Thesis and Research Assistant at Joint Institute of Laboratory Astrophysics, Colorado
1994-2000 Researcher, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris
since 2001 Scientific Officer, European Commission, Brussels

Dr. Klaus HASSELMANN

Director emeritus, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg; Vice Chairman, European Climate Forum, Potsdam

1957 Dr. rer. nat., University of Goettingen
1957-1962 Post Doc, University of Hamburg
1962-1965 Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego
1963 Habilitation, University of Hamburg
1972-1973 Doherty Professor, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
1974-1975 Professor of Geophysics, University of Hamburg
1975-1999 Director, Max Planck Institute of Geophysics
since 1999 Director emeritus; Vice Chairman, European Climate Forum

Dr. Carlo C. JAEGER

Chairman, Global Climate Forum, Berlin

1971-1974 Teaching sociology at the Institute of Sociology at Zurich University and the Department of Architecture, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
1974-1979 Research on social theory and mathematical economics at J.W.Goethe-University, Frankfurt
1980 Research on energy consumption for the Association of German Scientists
1981-1992 Teaching human ecology at ETH; research on spatial and cultural impacts of new information technologies at ETH
1992-1993 Lecturer in human ecology at the Department of Environmental Sciences, ETH
1993-2000 Research director of the Human Ecology Division at EAWAG (Swiss Federal Institute for Environmental Science and Technology), Dübendorf, Switzerland
1994-2000 Professor of Sociology at Darmstadt University
since 2000 Professor of Modeling Social Systems at Potsdam University
2000-2007 Department Head, Global Change and Social Systems, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
since 2007 Department Head, Transdisciplinary Concepts and Methods, PIK

CB MA Ph.D. Julian Charles Roland LORD HUNT OF CHESTERTON

Visiting Fellow, Malaysian Commonwealth Studies Centre, University of Cambridge; Member, House of Lords, Parliament of the United Kingdom, London

1967 Visiting Lecturer, University of Cape Town, South Africa, on Magntohydrodynamics (3 months)
1967 Fulbright travel scholarship to USA to work as Research Associate at the Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, with Professor G.S.S. Ludford
1968-1970 Research Officer at the Central Electricity Research Laboratories in the Fluid Dynamics Section, under Mr. D.J.W. Richards (Main work on wind forces on structures)
1970-1978 University Lecturer in Applied Mathematics and Engineering at University of Cambridge
1978 University Reader in Fluid Mechanics at the University of Cambridge
1990 Professor in Fluid Mechanics at the University of Cambridge
1992-1997 Chief Executive of the Meteorological Office, Bracknell (a Next Steps and, since 1996, a Trading Fund Agency of the UK Ministry of Defence)
1997-1998 Visiting Scientist CERFACS, Toulouse and Visiting Professor Institute de Mechanique des Fluides de Toulouse
1997-1998 Professor Mechanical Engineering, Arizona State University
since 1998 Visiting Scientist, Stanford University, Center for Turbulence Research
since 1998 Senior Research Fellow, Trinity College Cambridge
since 1999 Professor in Climate Modelling, Department of Space and Climate Physics and Department of Earth Sciences, (Honorary Professor in Department of Mathematics) University College London
since 2000 Appointed as a 'working peer' in the House of Lords, with the title Baron Hunt of Chesterton
since 2003 Director, Lighthill Institute of Mathematical Sciences (LIMS), London

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Erich GORNIK

Ehemaliger Vizepräsident, Europäisches Forum Alpbach, Wien

1963-1968 Studium, Technische Physik, Technische Universität Wien
1968 Diplom, Technische Universität Wien
1972 Doktor, Technische Wissenschaften, Technische Universität Wien
1975-1977 Forschungsaufenthalt, Bell Laboratorien Holmdel, USA
1976 Lehrbefugnis für das Fach "Physikalische Elektronik", Technische Universität Wien
1979-1988 o. Universitätsprofessor für Experimentalphysik, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck
1988-1993 C4-Professor für Halbleiterphysik, Technische Universität München
1988-1993 Direktor, Walter-Schottky-Institut, Technische Universität München
seit 1993 o. Universitätsprofessor für Festkörperelektronik, Technische Universität Wien
  Zahlreiche Auslandsaufenthalte und Gastprofessuren
2003-2008 Geschäftsführer, Austrian Research Centers GmbH - ARC

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