Visual artist Urok Shirhan will present her recent musical performance piece 'Empty Orchestra'. Her work explores the politics of image and sound in relation to identity. She uses the karaoke format to raise questions of nationality, synchronicity and belonging.
Joseph E. Stiglitz will examine this year's topic "Diversity and Resilience". He will set the stage for an intensive and interdisciplinary exchange during the Seminar Week and for the Symposia of the European Forum Alpbach 2018.