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Research at the Cutting Edge

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Executive Director, IMCB Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Singapore
Glenn T. Seaborg Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley; Senior Scientist, Material Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
President Emeritus, Jacobs University Bremen Chair

Ph.D. David P. LANE

Executive Director, IMCB Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Singapore

1976-1977 Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. L.V. Crawford, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London
1977-1981 Lecturer Department of Zoology, Imperial College of Science & Technology, London
1978-1980 Leave of Absence Robertson Research Fellow/Cancer Research Institute Fellow, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories, New York
1981-1985 Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, Imperial College of Science & Technology
1985-1988 Senior Staff Scientist, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Head, Molecular Immunochemistry Laboratory I.C.R.F. Clare Hall Laboratories, South Mimms, Hertfordshire
1988-1990 Principal Scientist, I.C.R.F., Continued at Clare Hall Laboratories
since 1990 Personal Chair in Molecular Oncology, University of Dundee; Director of the Cancer Research UK Cell Transformation Research Group, The Cancer Research UK Laboratories at Dundee
1990-1998 Department of Biochemistry, Medical Sciences Institute, University of Dundee
since 1998 Department of Surgery and Molecular Oncology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee
2004 Executive Director of the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) in Singapore on a two year leave of absence from University of Dundee

PhD Alexander PINES

Glenn T. Seaborg Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley; Senior Scientist, Material Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

1972 Ph.D. in Chemical Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1987 Professeur Joliot-Curie, Ecole Superiere de Physique et Chemie, Paris
1990 Hinshelwood Professor, Oxford University
1993-1996 President, International Society of Magnetic Resonance
1994 Morris Loeb Lecturer in Physics, Harvard University
1997 Elected to Board of Governors, Weizmann Institute of Science
1999 Lord Todd Professor, Cambridge University
2001 Alan S. Tetelman Fellow, Yale University

Dr. Joachim TREUSCH

President Emeritus, Jacobs University Bremen

1970 Professur in Frankfurt
1971 Lehrstuhl für Theoretische Physik in Dortmund
1984-1986 Präsident der Deutschen Physikalischen Gesellschaft
seit 1987 Vorstandsmitglied der Kernforschungsanlage Jülich (KFA)
1993-1997 Vorsitzender der Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Deutscher Forschungszentren
1995-1996 Präsident der Gesellschaft Deutscher Naturforscher und Ärzte
1990-2006 Vorsitzender des Vorstands der Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
1999-2003 Vorsitzender des Deutschen Verbandes Technisch-Wissenschaftlicher Vereine
2000-2006 Vorsitzender des Lenkungsausschusses "Wissenschaft im Dialog"
2006-2012 Präsident der Jacobs University Bremen

Technology Forum

show timetable


08:00 - 10:00Technology Brunch sponsored by Tiroler ZukunftsstiftungSocial
09:00 - 20:00Presentation CD-Laboratory “Biomechanics in skiing”Culture
11:00 - 11:30Welcome by the OrganisersPlenary
11:30 - 12:00Welcome StatementsPlenary
12:00 - 13:00OriginsPlenary
13:30 - 15:30Competition for TalentPlenary
17:00 - 18:15Research at the Cutting EdgePlenary
18:15 - 19:30Science and Research Models and Best PracticePlenary
19:30 - 21:30Evening Reception sponsored by Alcatel AustriaSocial


07:00 - 13:00Working Group 01: Science and Technology in Sport: Challenge for Industry and Benefit for PeopleBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 02: Technology Transfer: the Motor for Developing LocationsBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 03: Convergence and Complexity in TechnologyBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 04: Convergence and Excellence in ScienceBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 05: Innovative Telematics Systems in Intermodal TransportBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 06: Changes in Technology and Natural Sciences – Is Our Tertiary Education System Still Up to Date?Breakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 07: High-performance Materials from Nature as an Opportunity for Economic GrowthBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 08: The Reassuring HabitatBreakout
07:00 - 13:00Working Group 09: Energy Security – the Case of Hydro CarbonsBreakout
07:00 - 16:00Junior AlpbachBreakout
14:00 - 15:15Convergence and Complexity in Science and TechnologyPlenary
15:15 - 16:00Faith and SciencePlenary
17:00 - 18:00Atom and Eve – an Alpbach MinioperaCulture
18:00 - 21:30Reception sponsored by the Province of Lower AustriaSocial


07:00 - 08:00Energy and SecurityPlenary
08:00 - 08:30Alpbach 2006 – Resumée Junior AlpbachPlenary
09:00 - 10:30Science and DemocracyPlenary
10:30 - 11:30The Universe is a Strange PlacePlenary
11:30 - 12:30Farewell Reception sponsored by Microsoft AustriaSocial