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01: Risk and Perception of Risk (in English)

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senior partner in Media Alliance, Aberdeenshire
Communications project manager in the pharmaceuticals development department of the Roche Group, based in Basel, Switzerland Director, Lexicon Consulting, Basel
Representative for EU Affairs, CNC - Communications & Network Consulting AG, Brussels
Pharma Issue Manager in the Pharma Business Communications department, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Basel
Professor of Human Psychopharmacology and Head of HPRU Medical Research Centre at the University of Surrey, Guildford, England
Director Governmental Relations, Akzo Nobel
Managing Director, Austrian Science Fund, Vienna
Chief Financial Officer, UniCredit Banca Mobiliare (UBM)
Secretary General, The European Round Table of Industrialists, Brussels

Bill BRECKON

senior partner in Media Alliance, Aberdeenshire

 Medical Correspondent of The Daily Mail for several years before editing the doctors' newspaper Medical News and then becoming International Editor of The Medical Tribune Group
 radio and television reporter, presenting for many years the BBC Radio 4 consumer programme "You and Yours" and writing and presenting numerous radio documentaries for the BBC (e.g. The Finger on the Pulse and Reel Evidence series)
 Television work included writing and reporting for 4 What It's Worth on Channel 4, where his films won several national and international awards
 writer and broadcaster specialising in medical topics and in current affairs
 Now senior partner in Media Alliance, an communications agency specialising in communications for high-technology, science-based industries

Andrew CRAVEN

Communications project manager in the pharmaceuticals development department of the Roche Group, based in Basel, Switzerland Director, Lexicon Consulting, Basel

 Degrees in Physics and Communications
 Started communications career in radio journalism
 Later recruited into first the chemicals, then pharmaceutical industries as a communications expert
 Moderator/facilitator at senior level data-discovery and experience-sharing meetings in the areas of business, law-enforcement and politics
 Proprietor of Lexicon, a communications agency providing consultancy in the areas of strategic public and media relations, and in reputation and issue management
 Communications project manager in the pharmaceuticals development department of the Roche Group, based in Basel, Switzerland

Dr. Hanns R. GLATZ

Representative for EU Affairs, CNC - Communications & Network Consulting AG, Brussels

Private Office, Austrian Minister of Agriculture, Vienna Ford Europe, Governmental Affairs Office, Brussels Secretary General of the CLCA, the EU federation of national motor vehicle manufacturers associations, Brussels Head, Corporate Representative Office for European Affairs, Daimler-Benz (now Daimler AG), Brussels
 Studied law, politics and economics, University of Vienna
 Doctor of laws, University of Vienna
 MA European Studies, College of Europe in Bruges
1968
1970
1979
1989-2009

Dr. Susan E. HILTON

Pharma Issue Manager in the Pharma Business Communications department, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Basel

 Medical degrees (MB, BChir) from the University of Cambridge, UK and a Masters degree in Computer Sciences from Cambridge University, UK
 Clinical experience as an anaesthetist, work in the pharmaceutical industry as a medical advisor, head of research
 Joined Hoffmann-La Roche, led an international team responsible for the safety aspects of all marketed and developing products in the field of neuropsychopharmacology
 Acknowledged expert in issue management, with particular expertise in the field of psychotropic drugs
 Pharma Issue Manager in the Pharma Business Communications department at Hoffmann-La Roche, Basel

PhD Dr. Ian HINDMARCH

Professor of Human Psychopharmacology and Head of HPRU Medical Research Centre at the University of Surrey, Guildford, England

 founding editor of Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental and currently the Editor-in-Chief

Joachim KOWALLIK

Director Governmental Relations, Akzo Nobel

 Graduation (Master degree and PHD) in chemistry and toxicology from the University of Kiel (Germany)
 Over 30 years managerial and operational experience in research, product development, manufacturing and marketing within several business activities of Akzo Nobel in diverse functions in Africa, South America and Europe
 Since 1990 operational experience in governmental affairs and European advocacy activities covering a wide range of technology areas such as: chemical industry, biotechnology, pharmaceutical industry, environment, R & D, energy and management systems (Q/HSE)
 Profound knowledge of the European institutions (Commission, Council, EP, Ecosoc) and the legislative procedures

Dr. Gerhard KRATKY

Managing Director, Austrian Science Fund, Vienna

Research Assistant at the University of Georgia (Computer Science), Athens, USA Research Assistant at the University of Vienna (Institute for Mathematical Logic) System Analyst at the Federal Ministry of Finance, Austria Strategic tasks in the Planning & IT-department of one of the biggest banks in Austria (Creditanstalt-Bankverein) CEO of an internationally acting Software- and Systems House (Management Data) General Manager of the Austrian Liberal Party (Liberales Forum) Director in the Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology, in charge of "Funding of Research and Technology"
 School and University in Vienna, Austria. PhD in Mathematical Logic at the University of Vienna.
1968-1969
1970-1971
1971-1973
1973-1980
1980-1994
1995-1999
2000-2003

PhD Ferdinando SAMARIA

Chief Financial Officer, UniCredit Banca Mobiliare (UBM)

BA MA and PhD in Engineering from Trinity College, Cambridge University joins Credit Suisse Financial Products, London
1991
 2 years researching in the field of Image Processing with Olivetti Research Laboratories in Cambridge
1994
1996

Wim PHILIPPA

Secretary General, The European Round Table of Industrialists, Brussels

Heineken Breweries in the Netherlands, management positions covering South & Central America, the Caribbean and Western Europe joined Ciba-Geigy in the Netherlands and held subsequent commercial and managerial positions in Zimbabwe and Greece
 Business, marketing and law degrees
1970
1979
 Since 1998 appointed Secretary General of the European Round Table of Industrialists

Technology Symposium

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Kategorie: all Breakout Plenary

22.08.2002

11:00 - 11:05WelcomePlenary
11:15 - 12:00Cooperations, Networks and RisksPlenary
12:00 - 12:30Plenary statement: Civilizations: Why Did the Best Win?Plenary
12:30 - 13:30Discusion: Why Did the Best Win?Plenary
14:00 - 15:00Looking up -looking downPlenary
15:00 - 15:30Perspectives of Borderless NetworksPlenary
15:30 - 16:00Culture Technology: Graz ’03Plenary
18:00 - 18:30Original, Copy and FakePlenary
18:30 - 19:30The Robot and the Heart Surgeon – Zeus meets SocratesPlenary
22:00 - 22:00Junior AlpbachBreakout

23.08.2002

07:00 - 13:00Working Group 02: The Risk of Climate ChangeBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 04: Research as a Commodity on the Benefits of Research ResultsBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 10: Air and Space Technologies – a Chance for AustriaBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 07: The Valuation of Companies between Cyber Capitalism and Economic RealityBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 08: Innovation, Technology and Quality Control – the Risks of the Medical SystemBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 11: Mobility 2020Breakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 09: Science and Technology Advice for Policy Makers (in English)Breakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 12: Information Security: The Science and Technology of Recognizing and Protecting Valuable Intellectual Assets (in English)Breakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 01: Risk and Perception of Risk (in English)Breakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 05: Technology Networks and Structures of Non-University ResearchBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 06: Network: Private Public PartnershipBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 03: A Regional Network for Science and Teaching (in English)Breakout
11:30 - 13:00Off-Alpbach: An Ontoesthetic ExperimentBreakout
14:00 - 16:30The Big ChallengesPlenary
18:00 - 19:00Networking in Health Systems: From the patients via the doctor s office to the hospitals – medical services onlinePlenary
19:00 - 20:00Future Technologies – Future SocietyPlenary

24.08.2002

07:00 - 07:45Cooperations, Networks and RisksPlenary
07:45 - 08:15Resumée “Junior Alpbach”Plenary
08:30 - 09:30Resumée of the working groupsPlenary
08:30 - 09:30Reflections on the 2002 Alpbach Technology ForumPlenary
09:30 - 09:45Resumée “Off-Alpbach”Plenary
09:50 - 11:00Final discussion: The Future of SciencePlenary
11:00 - 11:15Final remarksPlenary