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13: Resilience – how societies can cope with crises

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Hotel Böglerhof
Breakout / Working Group
german language

Chaired by Forschung Austria, this breakout session will deal with resilience in the sense of the characteristics that provide individuals, organizations and societies with the tools to cope with crisis situations. How robust are our societies? What are the basic requirements and mechanisms that enable societies and individuals to deal with crises in a constructive way?

Senior External Relations Officer, Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna
Professor emeritus of Ancient History, Department of History and Cultural Studies, Freie Universität Berlin
Attorney-at-Law and Managing Partner, Lansky, Ganzger & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna
Jean Monnet Chair for "Gendered Inequality and Classism in Europe" and Rector, WU - Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna
Head, Monetary Unit, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
Professor of Aquatic Ecology, Freie Universität Berlin; President, Austrian Science Fund, Vienna
President, Forschung Austria; Managing Director, Holzhausen Scientific Publishing, Vienna
Secretary General, Forschung Austria; Managing Director, Holzhausen Scientific Publishing and Bohmann Publishing Group, Vienna

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Mag. Claudia ARTHUR-FLATZ

Senior External Relations Officer, Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna

 Claudia Arthur-Flatz was born in Bregenz, Austria. Following her A-levels she studied at the University of Vienna and the University of California, Berkeley. After graduating with her master’s degree from the University of Vienna she worked at the European Parliament in Brussels, focusing on the legal status of ethnic minorities within the European Union (EU). From there on she participated in various UN peacekeeping missions, including in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Macedonia. In 1998, she joined the Austrian Foreign Ministry, and served as a desk officer for North and South Korea. Included in her duties were EU Observer Missions to Cambodia, Nigeria and Madagascar. In 1999, Claudia Arthur-Flatz was appointed to the United Nations headquarters in New York, where she served as a disarmament officer for conventional weapons, with a specialization in the disarmament, demobilization and social re-integration of former combatants in Liberia and Sierra Leone/West Africa. In 2003, she joined the Swiss pharmaceutical company, Novartis, as Global Public Affairs and Communications Manager. In 2006, she returned to the United Nations in Vienna, where she took up her current position as External Relations Officer and Private Sector Focal Point at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in Vienna, Austria.

Dr. Alexander DEMANDT

Professor emeritus of Ancient History, Department of History and Cultural Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

Promotion bei Chr. Habicht zum Thema "Zeitkritik und Geschichtsbild bei Ammianus Marcellinus" Reisestipendium des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts. Lehraufträge in Frankfurt am Main, Kiel und Konstanz Habilitation in Konstanz. Thema der Habilitationsschrift: "Magister Militum"
 Studium an den Universitäten Tübingen, München und Marburg. Studienfächer: Geschichte und Lateinische Philologie bei J. Vogt, K. F. Stroheker, W. Schadewaldt, F. Taeger, K. Christ und Chr. Habicht
1963
1964-1965
1970
 Forschungsschwerpunkte: Spätantike, Geschichtstheorie und -philosophie, Wissenschaftsgeschichte

Dr. Gerald GANZGER

Attorney-at-Law and Managing Partner, Lansky, Ganzger & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Vienna

Doctorate in Law, University of Vienna Court year Studies in Law, University of Vienna Trainee lawyer Independent lawyer Managing Partner, LANSKY, GANZGER & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH
1984
1984-1985
1985
1985-1989
1989
2002

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Edeltraud HANAPPI-EGGER

Jean Monnet Chair for "Gendered Inequality and Classism in Europe" and Rector, WU - Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna

Academic Studies, Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Master, Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Guest Researcher, Stockholm University, Stockholm Lecturer, Summer University "informatica feminale", University of Bremen PhD, Technical Sciences, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Guest Researcher, Institute of Computer Science Research, University of Toronto Junior Researcher, "Computer-Supported Decision Systems", Institute of Design & Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Guest Researcher, Work Research Institute, Oslo Assistant Professor, Institute of Design & Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Scholar, ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences, awarded with the APART-scholarship (Austrian Program for Advanced Research and Technology) Venia Docendi, Applied Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Associate Professor, Applied Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Guest Researcher, Center of Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld Guest Professor and Head of Department, Gender and Diversity in Organizations, WU Vienna University for Economics and Business, Vienna Full Professor, Gender and Diversity in Organizations, WU Vienna University for Economics and Business, Vienna Senior Research Fellow, London School of Economics, London
1982-1987
1987
1988
1988-1999
1990
1990
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1992
1992-1993
1993-1996
1996
1996
2001
2002-2004
2004
2011

Mag. Dr. Martin SCHÜRZ

Head, Monetary Unit, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna

Studium der Volkswirtschaft, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien Postgraduate Ausbildung, Institut für Höhere Studien, Wien Forschungsaufenthalt, Santiago de Chile Referent, Bankenaufsicht des Bundesministeriums für Finanzen Referent, Internationale Abteilung, Oesterreichische Nationalbank European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht Referent, Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung, Oesterreichische Nationalbank Lektor, Fachhochschule des BFI Gruppenleiter für monetäre Analysen, Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung, Oesterreichische Nationalbank Lektor, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien Fachspezifikum Individualpsychologie
1982-1992
1988-1990
1990-1992
1992-1993
1993-1997
1994-1995
1997-1999
seit 1999
seit 2000
seit 2006
2006-2014

Dr. Klement TOCKNER

Professor of Aquatic Ecology, Freie Universität Berlin; President, Austrian Science Fund, Vienna

PhD, Zoology & Botany, University of Vienna Freshwater consultant, Rwanda and Uganda, Africa Postdoctoral fellow, University of Vienna Assistant professor, ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich Group leader, EAWAG, Dübendorf JSPS Fellow, Sendai, Japan Guest scientist, Cary-Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook Titulary Professorship, ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich Director, IGB Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, Berlin Professor, Aquatic Ecology, Freie Universität Berlin
1993
1993-1994
1994-1996
1996-1999
1999-2007
2002
2004-2005
since 2005
2007-2016
since 2007

Mag. DDr. Gabriele AMBROS

President, Forschung Austria; Managing Director, Holzhausen Scientific Publishing, Vienna

 Studium der Betriebswirtschaftslehre
 Studium der Alten Geschichte und Altertumskunde
 Geschäftsführerin des Verlages Holzhausen GmbH

Mag. Robert LICHTNER

Secretary General, Forschung Austria; Managing Director, Holzhausen Scientific Publishing and Bohmann Publishing Group, Vienna

Journalist, Ö1, ORF - Österreichischer Rundfunk Assistent der Geschäftsleitung, Stabsstelle Geschäftsleitung, Internationale Projekte, internationales Event- und Projektmanagement, Verlaggruppe BOHMANN Verlagsleitung, Verlag Holzhausen
 Studium der slawischen Sprachwissenschaft, Universität Wien
2000-2002
seit 2002
seit 2010

Technology Symposium

show timetable

23.08.2018

09:00 - 10:00 Start of exhibition TEC-Xperience Room Partner
09:00 - 10:00 Open doors: #ART TEC Culture
11:00 - 11:10 Welcome and opening Plenary
11:10 - 12:00 RTI Talk Plenary
12:20 - 13:40 Precision medicine – medicine’s solution to diversity? Plenary
14:00 - 15:30 Nutrition science Plenary
18:15 - 19:15 Tickets to Berlin: Falling Walls Lab Austria & Summer School on Entrepreneurship Plenary
19:15 - 20:30 Die Presse Career lounge for students and young professionals Plenary
19:30 - 21:30 Evening Reception Social

24.08.2018

06:30 - 07:00 TU Austria Innovation Marathon: ideas made to order – 24 hours nonstop Plenary
07:00 - 16:00 Junior Alpbach – Science and technology for young people Breakout
07:00 - 13:00 Ö1 Children’s University Alpbach – Science and Technology for Kids Breakout
07:15 - 08:30 Seattle never sleeps: a young, booming innovation hub as this year’s guest at the Technology Symposium Plenary
08:45 - 10:15 Our digital future – how human will it be? Plenary
10:30 - 11:00 Lunch snacks for the participants of the breakout sessions Social
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 04: Gene therapy – intervention in nature or future hope Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 10: Future disruptive technologies: challenges for modern societies Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 07: Industrial energy revolution: resilience through innovation? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 05: Next-generation batteries: European leading-edge technology to leverage electromobility Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 06: EU NIS directive and NIS act – what now? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 08: Digital literacy for all Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 11: Digital life in a physical world: rethinking digitization Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 09: Consequences of digital monocultures on societies Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 13: Resilience – how societies can cope with crises Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 12: The renewability of societal resources Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 02: Digitization and diversity – an opportunity for business locations Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 01: The contest for key technologies – Europe’s potentials? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 03: Inequality and resilience in the digital economy Breakout
16:30 - 17:30 Global Talk: #MakeInIndia – India on the fast track? Plenary

25.08.2018

07:00 - 08:30 Cyborgs – when technology gets under your skin Plenary
08:50 - 09:50 The resilience of democracy and democratic media Plenary
09:50 - 10:15 Public service strategies in times of digital disruption Plenary
10:30 - 11:15 The physics of everyday things Plenary
11:00 - 12:00 Snack reception Social