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01: Key Technologies – a Future for Europe’s Youth

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Key technologies such as micro- and nanoelectronics are thought to be of high importance for Europe’s future as a global economic player. By focusing on these technologies Europe is expected to gain competitiveness and create future opportunities for its youth. Which demands are connected with this? What can young people contribute, and under what conditions? These topics will be discussed with representatives from business as well as young high potentials from Europe, India and Asia.

Chief Executive Officer, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach
President, Nankai University, Tianjin
Projectmanager, KAI - Kompetenzzentrum Automobil- und Industrie-Elektronik GmbH, Villach
PhD Student, SBA Research GmbH, Wien
Graduate, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
Application Marketing, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach
Rector, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
Chief Technology Officer, Berndorf AG, Berndorf
Attaché for Science and Technology; Director, Office of Science & Technology, Austrian Embassy, Washington, D.C.
Assistant to the Board, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach

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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seit 2012

Ph.D. Ke GONG

President, Nankai University, Tianjin

He started his academic career in Tsinghua University Full professor Headed the Department of Electronic Engineering Headed the Chinese National Key Laboratory on Microwave & Digital Communications Headed Tsinghua Aerospace Technology Research Center Became the Vice President of Tsinghua University Elected as the Dean of the School of Information
1987
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Dr. Bala KARUNAMURTHY

Projectmanager, KAI - Kompetenzzentrum Automobil- und Industrie-Elektronik GmbH, Villach

B.E, Madurai Kamaraj University, India M.Phil, Newcastle University, United Kingdom Doctoral Researcher (PhD), Bournemouth Univesity, United Kingdom Simulation Expert, KAI, Austria
2001
2004
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2007-2010

Dipl.-Ing. Jutta KRISCHAN

Graduate, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

Allgemeinbildende Höhere Schule Bachelorstudium Technische Chemie, TU Graz Masterstudium Technische Chemie - Chemische Prozesstechnik, TU Wien
1996-2004
2004-2008
2008-2010

Min LI

Application Marketing, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach

Bachelor, Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University Master, Telecommunication, Tsinghua University Hardware Developer, Ericsson, Beijing Intern in Business Strategy Department, Infineon Technologies, Munich Intern in Strategy Department Asia Pacific, Infineon Technologies, Singapore
2003-2007
2007-2010
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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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since 1996
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since 2011
since 2012
since 2014

DI Franz VIEHBÖCK

Chief Technology Officer, Berndorf AG, Berndorf

Universitätsassistent, Institut für Elektronische Messtechnik, Technische Universität Wien Kosmonauten-Ausbildung am Juri Gagarin Trainingscenter Raumflug (9-tägig zur Raumstation Mir) Program Development Manager, Space-Systems-Division, Rockwell Director for International Business Development, Space Systems Group, Boeing Europaverantwortlicher, Bereich Space & Communications und Country Manager Boeing Österreich Technologieverantwortlicher des Landes Niederösterreich zusätzlich zu Boeing Geschäftsführer, Berndorf Band GmbH
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MMag. MAIS Philipp MARXGUT

Attaché for Science and Technology; Director, Office of Science & Technology, Austrian Embassy, Washington, D.C.

Master in Political Science, University of Innsbruck Master in Law, University of Innsbruck Research Assistant, Department of Public Law, Financial Law and Political Science, University of Innsbruck Master of Advanced International Studies, Diplomatic Academy of Vienna Stagiaire, DG Agriculture, European Commission, Brussels Research Assistant, Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe, Brussels Assistant to the Deputy Director General for Innovation, Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology, Vienna
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Technology Forum

show timetable
Kategorie: all Breakout Plenary Social

23.08.2012

08:00 - 10:30 Technology Brunch hosted by Standortagentur Tirol Social
11:00 - 11:10 Welcome statement Plenary
11:10 - 11:30 Opening of the Alpbach Technology Forum 2012 Plenary
11:30 - 12:15 Opening Speeches Plenary
12:15 - 13:05 Powering the Future Plenary
13:25 - 14:55 Global Earth Research – Research for the Future of the Globe in cooperation with the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers Plenary
14:55 - 15:45 The Fight against Cancer – Breakthroughs and Expectations Plenary
18:00 - 19:30 The global Competition for Production and Research – who will determine the Future? Plenary
19:30 - 21:30 Career Lounge – Evening event with a buffet dinner for students, graduate scientists and young professionals, hosted by the organisers of the Alpbach Technology Forum and Siemens AG Österreich Social
19:30 - 21:30 Evening Reception hosted by Forschung Austria Social

24.08.2012

07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 12: Cyber-security as a critical factory of stability Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 05: The Location of future Production Sites – Decision Criteria, Opportunities and Risks Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 02: Ambient Assisted Living Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 11: Medical technology: challenges and opportunities Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 04: Demographics and Human Resources as an Opportunity for Innovation Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 07: Key Elements of successful Innovation Cultures Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 06: Supporting Careers in Science Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 13: Modern Technologies and their Role in Democratic Processes Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 08: Learning through innovative Education Networks Breakout
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
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 03: Smart City – Human beings at the Focus of Attention Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 09: Wanted: young, technologically savvy, curious Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 01: Key Technologies – a Future for Europe’s Youth Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 10: Smart Governance for smart Specialisation Breakout
07:45 - 13:00 Special Event: RTI Internationalisation in Austria and the EU Breakout
14:00 - 15:15 Individualisation – the Basis for Education and Innovation Plenary
15:30 - 17:30 Pathways to the Nobel Prize – Laureates in Conversation with Austrian Junior Scientists in cooperation with the Foundation Lindau Nobelprizewinners Meetings at Lake Constance Plenary

25.08.2012

07:00 - 08:30 Emerging Technologies that will change our Lives – a Selection of EU “Flagship Projects” Plenary
08:45 - 10:00 Future Scenarios: how long can we plan ahead? Plenary
10:00 - 11:05 The physics of football Plenary
11:05 - 11:15 Closing Statement Plenary
11:20 - 12:00 Snack Reception Social