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15: Smart Factory: Social Effects – Prospects for Employment – Impacts on Work and Organisation

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The seminar looks at the digitalization of industry and commerce, its prospects for employment and its impacts on work. It starts with an overview of research to date and the general social effects and opportunities of the digital revolution. We then focus on the impact of Smart Factories on work and organisation, ending with a discussion on what the future holds for employees and their representatives.

Business Development-Digital Enterprise, Siemens AG Austria, Linz
Member of the Board, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach
Professor, Faculty of Social Science and Managing Director, Office of Cooperation RUB/IMU, Ruhr-University Bochum

MBA Leonhard MUIGG

Business Development-Digital Enterprise, Siemens AG Austria, Linz

Technical Engineer, BENE Büromöbel, Innsbruck Designassistent, Daniel Swarovski Communication, Wattens Project Assistent, Interior Design Departement, ATP - Achammer Tritthart & Partner, Innsbruck Sales Engineer, Nemetschek Salzburg Teritorry Sales, Parametric Technology Austria Salesmanager Austria, Tecnomatix Sales- and Marketingmanager, Syste Standbau GmbH Salzburg (company of Reed) Sales Partner and Sales Agent, MYSLIK Bau Salzburg Enterprise Sales and Executive PLM, Siemens Industry Software (PLM) SMA - Sales Manager Academy University, Vienna
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Dr. Thomas REISINGER

Member of the Board, Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Villach

Dr. Manfred WANNÖFFEL

Professor, Faculty of Social Science and Managing Director, Office of Cooperation RUB/IMU, Ruhr-University Bochum

Doctorate, Faculty of Social Science, Ruhr-University Bochum Project Manager, Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation, Mexico-City Visiting professor, Sociology of Work and Economics, Universidad Autonoma Mexico, Universidad de Puebla, Mexico-City Lecturer, Sociology of Organisations and Participation Studies, Faculty of Social Science, Ruhr-University Bochum
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Seminar Week

show timetable

17.08.2016

15:00 - 15:30Opening of the European Forum Alpbach 2016Plenary
15:30 - 16:00Opening SpeechesPlenary
16:00 - 16:30A Midsummer Night’s Dream – a TeaserCulture
17:00 - 18:30Presentation of the SeminarsPlenary
18:30 - 20:00Bread and WineSocial

18.08.-23.08.2016

Seminar 01: Beyond MapsSeminar
Seminar 02: Common Challenges to the European and African Union – Climate, Demography, MigrationSeminar
Seminar 03: Religion and PowerSeminar
Seminar 04: World Water Resources and Human Well-Being at Risk – Trends, Data and GovernanceSeminar
Seminar 05: Scientific Excellence and Social Responsibility – How do they go together?Seminar
Seminar 06: The European Union and Its Eastern NeighboursSeminar
Seminar 07: (Economic-)Policy for Progress – The Return of the “Magic Polygon”Seminar
Seminar 08: Biological or Synthetic Evolution?Seminar
Teach For Austria Summer School: Changemaker Lab – Sapere aude!Seminar
Seminar 09: Rule of Law in China and EuropeSeminar
Seminar 10: Utility of Force in the 21st CenturySeminar
Seminar 11: The European Ethos and the SacredSeminar
Seminar 12: Towards a Sustainable Global Carbon LoopSeminar
Seminar 13: Gender Issues in Complex SocietiesSeminar
Seminar 14: Art as Enlightenment in Post-Enlightenment Times?Seminar
Seminar 15: Smart Factory: Social Effects – Prospects for Employment – Impacts on Work and OrganisationSeminar
Seminar 16: Understanding Big DataSeminar
Theatre Workshop with Students of the Royal Academy for Dramatic Art (RADA), LondonSeminar

24.08.2016

07:00 - 13:00Alpbach Open SpaceBreakout