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Concept and reality of the Internet

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
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Associate Professor, School of Communications, Department of Film, Video and Interactive Media, Quinnipiac University, Hamden
Director of Engineering, Google Switzerland GmbH, Zurich
Geschäftsführer, JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Graz

Ph.D. Alexander HALAVAIS

Associate Professor, School of Communications, Department of Film, Video and Interactive Media, Quinnipiac University, Hamden

BA Political Science, University of California, Irvine MA Communications, University of Washington, Seattle Teaching Assistant, University of Washington Lecturer, University of Washington Adjunct Professor, Seattle University, Department of Communication Ph.D. Communications, University of Washington, Seattle Assistant Professor of Communication & Graduate Director of Informatics, University at Buffalo (SUNY), School of Informatics
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1998
1998-2000
2000-2001
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2001-2006

Dr. Thomas HOFMANN

Director of Engineering, Google Switzerland GmbH, Zurich

Assistant and then Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at Brown University. Held a position as a Professor of Computer Science at the Technical University of Darmstadt, while also serving as the Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Publication and Information Systems. He is also co-founder and former Chief Scientist of Recommind Inc, a privately owned company focusing on enterprise search.
 Received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Bonn in 1997 and subsequently held postdoctoral positions at MIT and at UC Berkeley and the International Computer Science Institute.
1999-2004
2004-2006

Dr. Bernhard PELZL

Geschäftsführer, JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Graz

Forschungs- und Lehrtätigkeit an den Universitäten Graz, Hamburg und Münster/Westfalen, dazwischen Verlagslektor und Buchhändler Beim ORF Österreichischer Rundfunk, zuletzt Leiter der Ö1-Reihe "Dimensionen", Wien
 Studium der Sprachwissenschaften, Orientalistik, Geschichte und Philosophie (Wissenschaftstheorie) an der Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz
1971-1979
1979-1997
  Honorar-Professor für Medienwissenschaften (Ästhetik, Semiotik, Rhetorik) an der Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz
  Consultant für Managementberatung und Marketing

Technology Forum

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Kategorie: all Breakout Plenary Social

26.08.2010

08:00 - 10:30 Technology brunch of Tiroler Zukunftsstiftung Social
11:00 - 11:10 Welcome statement Plenary
11:10 - 11:30 Opening of the Alpbach Technology Forum 2010 Plenary
11:30 - 12:30 Opening speeches Plenary
12:30 - 13:20 Engineering Biomolecules for Basic Science and Biotechnological Applications Plenary
13:40 - 15:10 New ways of innovation Plenary
15:10 - 16:00 Energy independence and the availability of resources Plenary
18:00 - 19:30 Robotics – new technologies for an ageing society Plenary
19:30 - 21:30 Evening reception hosted by Forschung Austria Social
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 Social

27.08.2010

07:00 - 16:00 Junior Alpbach – Science and technology for young people Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 09: Why do we need an RTI-strategy and what is the output? Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 06: Tribology – different aspects of friction and wear and tear Breakout
07:00 - 14:00 Special Event: Opportunities and challenges – ERA-Nets as drivers of international cooperation Breakout
07:00 - 13:00 Ö1 Children’s University Alpbach – Science and technology for kids Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 08: From idea to innovation Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 04: Excellent research through excellent management. The importance of leadership and management in cooperative research Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 01: Electromobility – from vision to reality Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Technology Workshop: Innovative Internet technologies for intelligent, sustainable and integrative growth Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 05: Mechatronics – the silent revolution Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 03: Finally – intelligent, sustainable, sensual! Climate protection: an opportunity for man, communities and the economy Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 02: Innovation for social changes – equal opportunities in a digital era Breakout
07:00 - 13:30 Working Group 07: Digital vs. real worlds – limitations of computer models? Breakout
14:30 - 15:45 Genomic research and the future of cancer medicine Plenary
16:15 - 17:30 The digital generation Plenary

28.08.2010

07:30 - 08:50 Concept and reality of the Internet Plenary
09:00 - 10:10 Opportunities and risks of key technologies Plenary
10:10 - 11:10 James Bond and what physics has got to do with it Plenary
11:10 - 11:15 Closing statement Plenary
11:15 - 12:00 Snack reception Social