Science is more than art for art’s sake. The knowledge of researchers only acquires meaning when it is received accordingly in society. Are researchers and scientists today sufficiently heard in politics, business and civil society? Alan Leshner shares his extensive knowledge on the complex relationship between science and society. He provides insights into the future of science communication.
Alan I. LESHNER
Chief Executive Officer Emeritus, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C.|
Director and Executive Producer, Format Development, Terra Mater Factual Studios GmbH, Vienna|
Chief Executive Officer Emeritus, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C.
Director and Executive Producer, Format Development, Terra Mater Factual Studios GmbH, Vienna
|1996-2002 Studium Graz/USA; Moderator, Journalist, Aktueller Dienst Hörfunk, TV, ORF Landesstudio Salzburg|
|2002-2007 Journalist; Livereporter; Redakteur, ORF Zeit im Bild, ORF Magazin Willkommen Österreich|
|2007-2012 Moderator; Sendungsverantwortlicher, ORF Magazin Newton; Analyst (Science), ORF Zeit im Bild|
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