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03: Creating the Future: How to Reinvent Innovation Processes

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
german language

Technological developments and changes in society require ever more rapid reactions. In the future, innovative processes and ecosystems will be strongly influenced by digitization. At the same time, innovative business models are gaining traction. On the one hand this creates new opportunities for collaborative brainstorming; on the other, enterprises become more transparent by opening up towards the outside. In this breakout session we will discuss how enterprises can meet these challenges and actively shape the change.

Senior Vice President, Research & Development and Innovation, voestalpine AG, Linz
Coordinator, Business Unit Foresight for Strategy Development, ISI - Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research, Karlsruhe
Vice President Security and Privacy Engineering, Google Inc., Cupertino, CA
Director-General, Publications Office, European Commission, Luxembourg
Executive Vice President Technology, Zumtobel Group AG, Dornbirn
Managing Director, ORS - Österreichische Rundfunksender GmbH & Co KG - Austrian Broadcasting Services (ORS), Vienna
Deputy Director General, Federation of Austrian Industries, Vienna
Head, Department of Research, Technology and Innovation, Federation of Austrian Industries, Vienna

Dr. Franz ANDROSCH

Senior Vice President, Research & Development and Innovation, voestalpine AG, Linz

Masters degree in chemical engineering, Johannes Kepler Universität, Linz Research engineer for metallic coatings, Voestalpine PhD, Engineering Sciences, Technische Universität, Vienna Head of the department for organic coatings and plastic hybrids, Voestalpine Technical customer assistance and product manager/quality control, Voestalpine Vice President Research & Development in the Business Unit Coil, Voestalpine
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Dr. Ewa DÖNITZ

Coordinator, Business Unit Foresight for Strategy Development, ISI - Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research, Karlsruhe

Researcher, Teacher & Consulter, Institute for Project Management and Innovation, University of Bremen, Germany Senior Researcher & Project Leader, Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI, Karlsruhe, Germany
2003-2008
since 2009

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Gerhard ESCHELBECK

Vice President Security and Privacy Engineering, Google Inc., Cupertino, CA

Research and Teaching Assistant, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria Founder IDS GmbH, Austria PhD, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria Director of Engineering, McAfee Software Development Center GmbH, Austria Vice President Engineering Antivirus Products, McAfee/Network Associates, Santa Clara, California Habilitation venia docendi for Applied Informatics, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria Chief Technical Officer & Vice President of Engineering, Qualys, Redwood Shores, California Chief Technical Officer & Sr. Vice President of Engineering, Webroot Software, San Mateo, California Chief Technical Officer & Sr. Vice President, Sophos, Oxford, UK
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 Lecturer at Johannes Kepler University Linz and other international Universities

Dr. Rudolf STROHMEIER

Director-General, Publications Office, European Commission, Luxembourg

Studium der Rechtswissenschaften und Volkswirtschaft, Universitäten Würzburg und Bonn Assistent am Lehrstuhl für Zivil- und Handelsrecht, Universität Würzburg Vertretung des Freistaates Bayern beim Bund, Bonn Detached civil servant, European Commission, Directorate General VIII, Brussels Member, 1st & 2nd & 3rd Cabinet Commissioner Peter Schmidhuber Deputy Head of EU-Commissioner Franz Fischler's Cabinet, Agriculture, Rural Development Head of Division, Directorate-General Agriculture and Rural Development Adviser of the President of the EU Commission, Prof. Romano Prodi Adviser, Director, Directorate, Directorate-General Agriculture and Rural Development Head of Cabinet of Commissioner Reding Deputy Director-General, Directorate-General Research and Innovation
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DI Klaus VAMBERSZKY

Executive Vice President Technology, Zumtobel Group AG, Dornbirn

 Klaus Vamberszky studied mechanical and chemical engineering at the Technical University of Vienna and finished his studies with the degree  Diplom-Ingenieur . He began his career as a luminaire designer at Zumtobel Licht GmbH in 1985. Since then, Klaus Vamberszky has held various management positions in the areas of research, development and marketing within the Zumtobel Group. He was appointed EVP Technology for the Zumtobel Group in October 2009 and subsequently named CTO of the Group. In this function, Klaus Vamberszky is responsible for the ongoing technological development of the Zumtobel Group and the coordination of the technological approaches followed by Tridonic as a manufacturer of components and acdc, Reiss, Thorn and Zumtobel as producers of luminaires.
 Besides this, he is active in several committees of the European lighting industry and a board member of Lighting Europe, the industry association that represents the lighting industry in Europe.

Mag. LL.M Michael WAGENHOFER

Managing Director, ORS - Österreichische Rundfunksender GmbH & Co KG - Austrian Broadcasting Services (ORS), Vienna

Ing. Mag. Peter KOREN

Deputy Director General, Federation of Austrian Industries, Vienna

Landwirtschaftlich/technische Matura mit Auszeichnung Studium der Rechtswissenschaften, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz Stage, Generaldirektion Landwirtschaft, Europäische Kommission, Abteilung Agrarrecht, Brüssel Trainee, Industriellenvereinigung (IV): Österreichischer Raiffeisenverband, Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Ministersekretär, Kabinett des Bundesministers für Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Umwelt und Wasserwirtschaft Beauftragter des Konzern-Vorstandes, Österreichische Elektrizitätswirtschafts AG (Verbundgesellschaft) Vize-Generalsekretär, Industriellenvereinigung
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Mag. Isabella MERAN-WALDSTEIN

Head, Department of Research, Technology and Innovation, Federation of Austrian Industries, Vienna

Studium der Betriebswirtschaft, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien Referentin, Ministerium für Auswärtige Angelegenheit, Sektion III Wirtschaftspolitische Integration, Abteilung III.6 Umwelt und Energie Expertin, Industriellenvereinigung, Büro Brüssel Projektleiterin und Expertin, Bereich Industriepolitik, Industriellenvereinigung, Wien Projektleiterin und Expertin, Bereich Industriepolitik und im Bereich Internationale Angelegenheiten, Industriellenvereinigung, Wien Stellvertretende Bereichsleiterin Innovation & Technologie, Bereich Ressourcen & Infrastruktur, Innovation & Technologie, Industriellenvereinigung, Wien
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Technology Symposium

show timetable

25.08.2016

11:00 - 11:10 Opening Plenary
11:10 - 12:15 RTI Talk Plenary
12:30 - 12:50 From Austria to Silicon Valley – Cyber Security as a Global Factor Plenary
12:50 - 14:10 Cybernetics in Advanced Energy and Production Systems Plenary
14:30 - 15:45 Complexity and the New Enlightenment Plenary
18:00 - 18:15 Best of Art and Science Culture
18:15 - 19:15 Tickets to Berlin: Falling Walls Lab Austria and Alpbach Summer School on Entrepreneurship Plenary
19:30 - 21:00 Career Lounge Social
19:30 - 21:30 Evening Reception Social

26.08.2016

07:00 - 08:30 Digital Medicine Plenary
07:00 - 13:00 Ö1 Children’s University Alpbach – Science and Technology for Kids Breakout
07:00 - 16:00 Junior Alpbach – Science and Technology for Young People Breakout
08:30 - 10:30 Cross-sektorale Kooperationen von Clustern Partner
09:00 - 10:30 Personalized Cancer Medicine Plenary
10:30 - 11:00 Lunch Snacks for the Participants of the Breakout Sessions Social
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 01: Innovation by Making: Paradigm Shifts and New Innovation Cultures Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 05: Heavy Impact of Lightweight Design Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 08: The Acceptance of Technologies by Pupils with Migration History – a Plea for Transcultural Competence as new Enlightenment Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 13: Security of Supply as a Locational Factor Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 02: Silicon Austria: A Game Changer for Austria as a High-Tech Location? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 04: The Cycle of Innovation and its Ecology Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 06: Looking Into the Unknown and Shifting Horizons Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 09: Cyber Security: A Fundamental Right Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 11: Realities and Futures of Robotics Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 07: Radical Innovations: More Courage to Take Risks Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 10: Open Access & Open Innovation – Tools for a New Enlightenment? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 12: Energiewende – Empowering Consumers Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 03: Creating the Future: How to Reinvent Innovation Processes Breakout
17:00 - 18:30 Innovation Marathon: Ideas Made to Order – 24 Hours Nonstop Plenary

27.08.2016

07:00 - 08:30 Art Meets Science and Technology – Towards a New Enlightenment Plenary
08:45 - 09:45 Open Innovation: New Enlightenment? Participation – Democratisation – New Solutions Plenary
10:15 - 11:30 ETH Zurich, this Year’s Special Guest at the Technology Symposium Plenary
11:30 - 12:00 Snack Reception Social