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German and English language
Vice President Global R&D, Baxter Bio Science, Vienna
Chief Security Advisor, Microsoft Europe, Middle East, Africa, Diegem
Chief Executive Officer of Verbund, Vienna
Director, Directorate G - Industrial Technologies, Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, European Commission, Brussels
Dean emeritus and distinguished Professor of International Affairs, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. Chair

M.D., MBA Michel Etienne CANAVAGGIO

Vice President Global R&D, Baxter Bio Science, Vienna

1986-1995 Abbott Laboratories, Chicago
  Director, Probe Diagnostic Program
1996-1999 Biomerieux, Lyon, France
  Corporate Vice President Medical Affairs and Marketing
1999-2001 Genethon, Paris, France
  Chief Executive Officer
2001-2003 Baxter R&D Europe, Nivelles, Belgium
  Vice President, R&D Europe
since 2003 Vice President, Global R&D, Baxter Bio Science, Vienna

Dr. Detlef ECKERT

Chief Security Advisor, Microsoft Europe, Middle East, Africa, Diegem

1984 PhD
1985-1988 Head of Department, Ministry of Economics, Bremen
1988-2002 European Commission, Brussels
 Last position: Head of Department  Strategy and eEurope in DG Information Society, author of several policy documents including EU legislation
 Microsoft Europe, Middle East, and Africa responsible for Security Strategy

Dipl.-Ing. Hans HAIDER

Chief Executive Officer of Verbund, Vienna

 Studies of communication engineering at the Technical University of Vienna, second diploma (top grades) 1968.
 Several Management positions within Siemens.
1989 Member of the managing board of Siemens AG Austria and CEO of the business unit "audio-video systems" of
  Siemens AG with world-wide responsibility
since 1994 Chairman of the Managing Board and CEO of Verbund (Österreichische Elektrizitätswirtschafts-Aktiengesellschaft)

Dr. Herbert VON BOSE

Director, Directorate G - Industrial Technologies, Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, European Commission, Brussels

1975-1976 Assistant at the Law Faculty of the University of Montpellier
1976-1979 Civil Servant in the Ministry of Justice
1979-1983 Lawyer in Mannheim/Heidelberg
since 1983 in the European Commission: Social Affairs - Coal and Steel, Energy-Internal Energy Market, Industry-Aeronautics, space, rail and maritime
1996-2004 in Directorate General Research: Head of Unit for Aeronautics and Space Research
2004 in Directorate General Research: Head of Unit for Preparatory Action for Security
2005-2007 in Directorate General Enterprise and Industry: Head of Unit for Security Research and Development
since 2007 in Directorate General Research and Innovation: Director "Industrial Technologies"

Dr. Peter F. KROGH

Dean emeritus and distinguished Professor of International Affairs, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

 Studied Arts in Law and Diplomacy and Philosophy at Tufts University
1961-1962 Instructor in Government, Tufts University
1962-1967 Assistant Dean, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
1963-1967 Host, television interview program, "Backgrounds" - WGBH-TV, Boston
1965 Visiting Scholar, The Brookings Institute
1967-1968 White House Fellow, Special Assistant to the Secretary of State
1968-1970 Associate Dean, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
1970-1995 Dean and Professor of International Affairs, School of Foreign Service
1982-1988 Moderator, weekly PBS television program on foreign affairs "American Interests"
1988-2005 Moderator, PBS television foreign affairs series: "Great Decisions"
since 1995 Dean Emeritus and Distinguished Professor of International Affairs, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Technology Forum

show timetable

25.08.2005

08:00 - 10:00Technology brunch sponsored by Tiroler ZukunftsstiftungSocial
11:00 - 12:00OpeningPlenary
12:00 - 13:30Our futurePlenary
14:00 - 16:00Location of science and research – a global shift?Plenary
18:00 - 19:00SecurityPlenary
19:30 - 21:45Evening reception sponsored by Alcatel AustriaSocial

26.08.2005

07:00 - 13:00Working Group 01: Technology and location strategies for enterprisesBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 02: Electronic carBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 03: Science of everyday productsBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 04: Security of energy supplyBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 05: NanotechnologyBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 06: From scientific journal to breaking news: science and the mediaBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 07: Fuel cells and hydrogen – the future of transport?Breakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 08: European strategies for international research cooperationBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 09: Excellence – a question of genderBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 10: Converging technologiesBreakout
14:00 - 14:45University/industry interaction – The Atlantic picturePlenary
14:45 - 15:30University/industry interaction – The Austrian solutionPlenary
15:30 - 16:00University/industry interaction – Political ConclusionsPlenary
16:00 - 18:00Reception sponsored by Province of Lower AustriaSocial
18:00 - 19:00The science of saving VenicePlenary

26.08.-27.08.2005

Junior AlpbachBreakout

27.08.2005

07:00 - 08:30Politics and SciencePlenary
08:30 - 09:30Science at the cutting edgePlenary
10:00 - 10:15Alpbach 2005 – Resumée Junior AlpbachPlenary
10:15 - 11:00Reflections and PerspectivesPlenary
11:00 - 12:30Farewell reception sponsored by Microsoft AustriaSocial