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Innovation Marathon: Ideas Made to Order – 24 Hours Nonstop

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
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german language

24 hours of nonstop product development: 9 tasks, 9 student teams und 24 hours of time. This is the recipe the “innovation marathon” applies to find solutions for real assignments from enterprises. How can 24 hours of knowledge, creativity and enthusiasm yield results? We will discuss the concept.

Industrialist; President of the Supervisory Board, AIT - Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Vienna
Chief Executive Officer, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach
President, Austrian Patent Office, Vienna
Director General, Federation of Austrian Industries, Vienna
Rector, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
Group Leader, Advanced Development & Patents, Philips Austria GmbH
Project Manager, TU Austria Innovation Marathon, Graz University of Technology, Graz

Dkfm. Dr. Hannes ANDROSCH

Industrialist; President of the Supervisory Board, AIT - Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Vienna

Diplomkaufmann Zunächst Sekretär, dann Konsulent für Wirtschaftsfragen des Parlamentsklubs der SPÖ Beeideter Buchprüfer und Steuerberater Abgeordneter zum Nationalrat Beeideter Wirtschaftsprüfer und Steuerberater Staatskommissär-Stellvertreter bei der Zentralsparkasse der Gemeinde, Wien Bundesminister für Finanzen Vizekanzler der Republik Österreich Vorsitzender der OECD auf Ministerebene Vorsitzender des Interimskomitees des Weltwährungsfonds Stellvertretender Generaldirektor (Jänner - Juni 1981), dann Generaldirektor der Creditanstalt-Bankverein Konsulent der Weltbank Gründung der AIC Androsch International Management Consulting GmbH Beginn des Aufbaues einer industriellen Beteiligungsgruppe Errichtung der gemeinnützigen "Stiftung Hannes Androsch bei der Österreichischen Akademie der Regierungskommissär für die österreichische Beteiligung an der Expo 2010, Shanghai
1959
1963-1967
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  Promotion zum Doktor der Wirtschaftswissenschaften
bis 1970
1970-1981
1976-1981
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  Wissenschaften"
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2010

DI Dr. MBA Sabine HERLITSCHKA

Chief Executive Officer, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach

Forscherin, Dissertantin und Post Doctoral Research bei Immuno AG Referatsleiterin und stv. Direktorin des BIT-Büros für Internationale Forschungs- und Technologiekooperation Praktika bei der U.S. National Science Foundation, American Association for the Advancement of Science und Kooperation mit dem Wissenschaftsberater im U.S. Department of State, Washington DC Vizerektorin für Forschungsmanagement und Internationale Kooperationen an der Medizinischen Universität Graz Bereichsleiterin Europäische und Internationale Programme der FFG - Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft, Wien Fulbright Scholar an der George Washington University und Johns Hopkins University/School of Advanced International Studies, Washington DC Vorstandsmitglied der Infineon Technologies Austria AG Vorstand für Technik und Innovation der Infineon Technologies Austria AG
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1996
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seit 2012

Mag.a Mariana KAREPOVA

President, Austrian Patent Office, Vienna

Chamber of Labour; Economic Policy and EU Integration European Commission, DG Enlargement, EU accession negotiations with MOEL on Financial Control FFG-Austrian Research Promotion Agency, Strategy
1997-2000
2000-2003
2003-2011
  Innovation, Technology, Industrial Policy, Intellectual Property Rights

Mag. Christoph NEUMAYER

Director General, Federation of Austrian Industries, Vienna

Press spokesman of the Vienna branch of the Austrian People's Party (ÖVP) Permanent freelancer in the editorial department for ethnic minorities of the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF) Press Officer, Federation of Austrian Industries (IV), Editor-in-Chief of "Industry News Service" Federal Managing Director of Young Industry / Group 1031 Manager of the IV Newsroom, Federation of Austrian Industries (IV) Director of Marketing & Communication Federation of Austrian Industries (IV)
 Studies of History, Journalism and Law, University of Vienna
 Graduation with honors (Mag.phil) in History and Communication Science
 Degree from the 32nd Post Graduate Management University Course at the Vienna University of Economics and Business
 7th Strategic Leadership Course of the LVAK (Austrian National Defence Academy) on behalf of the Federal Government and the National Security Council
 Postgraduate Diploma in General Management, ESMT European School of Management and Technology, Berlin
1991-1992
1992-1997
1997-1998
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1999-2001
2001-2011

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Sabine SEIDLER

Rector, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

Scientific Employee, Institute of Material Engineering, TU Merseburg Doctorate Postdoc, Institute of Materials Science, Martin-Luther-University Halle Wittenberg Visiting Scientist at Ruhr-University Bochum, Institute of Experimental Mechanics DFG, Habilitation scholarship o.Univ.Prof. for Non-metallic Materials, TU Vienna Habilitation in Materials Science Head of the Institute of Materials Science and Technology, TU Vienna Vice President TU Vienna Rector Vienna University of Technology First female member of the board of directors, AMAG Member of the board of directors, Helmholtz-Zentrums Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH
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1989
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since 2011
since 2012
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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Roland WALDNER

Group Leader, Advanced Development & Patents, Philips Austria GmbH

Dipl.-Ing. Mario FALLAST

Project Manager, TU Austria Innovation Marathon, Graz University of Technology, Graz

Master Studies, Mechanical Engineering and Business Economics, Graz University of Technology, Graz; Helsinki University of Technology, Helsinki Research and Technology-House, Graz University of Technology, Graz Co-founder, smaXtec animal care Project lead, TU Austria Innovation Marathon
1997-2013
since 2008
since 2009
since 2014

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