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International Year of Chemistry

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
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german language
Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel
Nobel Laureate in Chemistry; Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Professor of Structural Biology, The Scripps Research Institute; Professor of Biophysics, Institute for Molecular Biology and Biophysics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich
President Emeritus, Jacobs University Bremen

Dr. Helma WENNEMERS

Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel

Studies of Chemistry at the Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Universität, Frankfurt, Germany Diplom Thesis with Prof. Gerhard Quinkert, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Universität, Frankfurt PhD thesis with Prof. W. Clark Still, Columbia University, New York Postdoctoral studies with Prof. Hisashi Yamamoto, Nagoya University Assistant professor at the University of Basel Offer from the University of Münster for a C3-Professorship, declined Associate professor at the University of Basel Full professor at the ETH Zürich David Ginsburg Memorial Lectureship, Technion, Israel Holger Erdtman Lectureship, KTH School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Stockholm, Sweden Novartis Chemistry Lecture, Columbia University, New York
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 Lectureships (Selection):
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Dr. Dr. h.c. (mult.) Kurt WÜTHRICH

Nobel Laureate in Chemistry; Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Professor of Structural Biology, The Scripps Research Institute; Professor of Biophysics, Institute for Molecular Biology and Biophysics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich

Lizentiat in chemistry, physics and mathematics, University of Bern, Switzerland Ph.D. in chemistry (Prof. S. Fallab); Eidgenössisches Turn- und Sportlehrerdiplom, University of Basel, Switzerland Postdoctoral training (Prof. S. Fallab), University of Basel, Switzerland Postdoctoral training (Prof. R.E. Connick), University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA Member Technical Staff, Biophysics Department (Dr. R.G. Shulman), Bell Telephone Laboratories, Murray Hill, N.J., USA Privatdozent (1970), Assistant Professor (1972), Associate Professor (1976), Professor of Biophysics (1980); Chairman Biology Department (1995 2000), ETH Zurich, Switzerland Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Visiting Professor of Structural Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA
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2001-2004

Dr. Joachim TREUSCH

President Emeritus, Jacobs University Bremen

Professur in Frankfurt Lehrstuhl für Theoretische Physik in Dortmund Präsident der Deutschen Physikalischen Gesellschaft Vorstandsmitglied der Kernforschungsanlage Jülich (KFA) Vorsitzender der Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Deutscher Forschungszentren Präsident der Gesellschaft Deutscher Naturforscher und Ärzte Vorsitzender des Vorstands der Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH Vorsitzender des Deutschen Verbandes Technisch-Wissenschaftlicher Vereine Vorsitzender des Lenkungsausschusses "Wissenschaft im Dialog"
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Technology Forum

show timetable

25.08.2011

08:00 - 10:30Technology Brunch Hosted by Tiroler ZukunftsstiftungSocial
11:00 - 11:10Welcome statementPlenary
11:10 - 11:30Opening of the Alpbach Technology Forum 2011Plenary
11:30 - 12:15Opening SpeechesPlenary
12:15 - 13:40New Ways of InnovationPlenary
14:00 - 14:50The Cancer Genome: Challenge and PromisePlenary
14:50 - 15:45CybercrimePlenary
18:00 - 19:30The City of the Future – Demographics and SustainabilityPlenary
19:30 - 21:30Evening Reception Hosted by Forschung AustriaSocial
19:30 - 21:30Career Lounge – Evening Event with a Buffet Dinner for Students, Graduate Scientists and Young Professionals Hosted by the Organisers of the Alpbach Technology ForumSocial

26.08.2011

07:00 - 13:30Working Group 01: The Future of High-Tech Production in EuropeBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 02: The Future of Urban MobilityBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 03: Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP): An Instrument for Creating InnovationBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 04: The Efficiency of RTI InvestmentsBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 05: Urban Europe, Urban Technologies – The City in the 21st CenturyBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 06: Food Security and Distributive JusticeBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 07: Research Promotion Followed by Financial Bottleneck?Breakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 08: Research in the Classroom: New Ways of Learning in Natural SciencesBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 09: Simple – Functional – Trendy? Technological Solutions for Old and YoungBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 10: IT – Challenging the Present, Defining the Future!Breakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 11: The Digital City of TomorrowBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 12: Design Thinking and Open Innovation – The Customer is KingBreakout
07:00 - 16:00Junior Alpbach – Science and Technology for Young PeopleBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Ö1 Children’s University Alpbach – Science and Technology for KidsBreakout
07:45 - 13:00Special Event: New Ways of Internationalisation? European Strategies for the Globalisation of Research and InnovationBreakout
14:00 - 15:45Natural Science Education for Future GenerationsPlenary
16:15 - 17:30Frontier Technologies – A Gateway to the Future in cooperation with the European Research CouncilPlenary

27.08.2011

07:30 - 09:00International Year of ChemistryPlenary
09:20 - 10:10The Future of the InternetPlenary
10:10 - 11:05The Physics of SuperheroesPlenary
11:05 - 11:15Closing StatementPlenary
11:15 - 12:00Snack ReceptionSocial