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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?

Speakers

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

Dr. Alexander DEMANDT

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

 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 Promotion bei Chr. Habicht zum Thema "Zeitkritik und Geschichtsbild bei Ammianus Marcellinus"
1964-1965 Reisestipendium des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts. Lehraufträge in Frankfurt am Main, Kiel und Konstanz
1970 Habilitation in Konstanz. Thema der Habilitationsschrift: "Magister Militum"
 Forschungsschwerpunkte: Spätantike, Geschichtstheorie und -philosophie, Wissenschaftsgeschichte
1974-2005 Ordentlicher Professor für Alte Geschichte am Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut der Freien Universität Berlin

Dr. Gerald GANZGER

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

1984 Doctorate in Law, University of Vienna
1984-1985 Court year
1985 Studies in Law, University of Vienna
1985-1989 Trainee lawyer
1989 Independent lawyer
2002 Managing Partner, LANSKY, GANZGER & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH
2010 Lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Vienna

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Univ.-Prof. Edeltraud HANAPPI-EGGER

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

1982-1987 Academic Studies, Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1987 Master, Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1988 Guest Researcher, Stockholm University, Stockholm
1988-1999 Lecturer, Summer University "informatica feminale", University of Bremen
1990 PhD, Technical Sciences, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1990 Guest Researcher, Institute of Computer Science Research, University of Toronto
1991 Junior Researcher, "Computer-Supported Decision Systems", Institute of Design & Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1992 Guest Researcher, Work Research Institute, Oslo
1992-1993 Assistant Professor, Institute of Design & Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1993-1996 Scholar, ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences, awarded with the APART-scholarship (Austrian Program for Advanced Research and Technology)
1996 Venia Docendi, Applied Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1996 Associate Professor, Applied Computer Science, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
2001 Guest Researcher, Center of Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld
2002-2004 Guest Professor and Head of Department, Gender and Diversity in Organizations, WU Vienna University for Economics and Business, Vienna
2004 Full Professor, Gender and Diversity in Organizations, WU Vienna University for Economics and Business, Vienna
2011 Senior Research Fellow, London School of Economics, London
2014 Visiting Professor, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Montreal

Mag. Dr. Martin SCHÜRZ

Head, Monetary Unit, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna

1982-1992 Studium der Volkswirtschaft, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
1988-1990 Postgraduate Ausbildung, Institut für Höhere Studien, Wien
1990-1992 Forschungsaufenthalt, Santiago de Chile
1992-1993 Referent, Bankenaufsicht des Bundesministeriums für Finanzen
1993-1997 Referent, Internationale Abteilung, Oesterreichische Nationalbank
1994-1995 European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht
1997-1999 Referent, Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung, Oesterreichischen Nationalbank
seit 1999 Lektor, Fachhochschule des BFI
seit 2000 Gruppenleiter für monetäre Analysen, Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung, Oesterreichische Nationalbank
seit 2006 Lektor, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
2006-2014 Fachspezifikum Individualpsychologie
seit 2013 Lektor, Universität Wien

Dr. Klement TOCKNER

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

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

Mag. DDr. Gabriele AMBROS

President, Forschung Austria; Managing Partner, Bohmann Publishing Group and Holzhausen Scientific Publishing, Vienna

 Studium der Betriebswirtschaftslehre
 Studium der Alten Geschichte und Altertumskunde
 Geschäftsführende Gesellschafterin der Bohmann Verlagsgruppe und des Verlages Holzhausen GmbH
seit 2009 Präsidentin, Forschung Austria

Mag. Robert LICHTNER

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

 Studium der slawischen Sprachwissenschaft, Universität Wien
2000-2002 Journalist, Ö1, ORF - Österreichischer Rundfunk
seit 2002 Assistent der Geschäftsleitung, Stabsstelle Geschäftsleitung, Internationale Projekte, internationales Event- und Projektmanagement, Verlaggruppe BOHMANN
seit 2010 Verlagsleitung, Verlag Holzhausen
seit 2015 Verlagsleitung, Verlagsgruppe Bohmann

Technology Symposium

show timetable

23.08.2018

11:00 - 12:00Open doors: #ART TEC: Interfaces between art, technology and scienceCulture
12:00 - 13:00Start of exhibition TEC-Xperience RoomPartner
13:00 - 13:10Welcome and openingPlenary
13:10 - 14:20RTI TalkPlenary
14:20 - 15:40Precision medicine - medicine's solution to diversity?Plenary
16:00 - 17:30Nutrition sciencePlenary
20:15 - 21:15Tickets to Berlin: Falling Walls Lab Austria & Summer School on EntrepreneurshipPlenary
21:15 - 23:00Die Presse Career lounge for students and young professionalsPlenary
21:30 - 23:00Evening ReceptionSocial

24.08.2018

08:30 - 09:00TU Austria Innovation Marathon: ideas made to order - 24 hours nonstopPlenary
09:00 - 18:00Junior Alpbach - Science and Technology for Young PeopleBreakout
09:00 - 15:00Ö1 Children's University Alpbach - Science and Technology for KidsBreakout
09:15 - 10:30Seattle never sleeps: a young, booming innovation hub as this year’s guest at the Technology SymposiumPlenary
10:45 - 12:15Our digital future - how human will it be?Plenary
12:30 - 13:00Lunch Snacks for the Participants of the Breakout SessionsSocial
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 01: The contest for key technologies - Europe's potentials?Breakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 02: Digitization and diversity - an opportunity for business locationsBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 03: Inequality and resilience in the digital economyBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 04: Gene therapy - intervention in nature or future hopeBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 05: Next-generation batteries: European leading-edge technology to leverage electromobilityBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 06: EU NIS directive and NIS act - what now?Breakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 07: Industrial energy revolution: resilience through innovation?Breakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 08: Digital literacy for allBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 09: Consequences of digital monocultures on societiesBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 10: Future disruptive technologies: challenges for modern societiesBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 11: Digital life in a physical world: rethinking digitizationBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 12: The renewability of societal resourcesBreakout
13:00 - 18:00Breakout Session 13: Resilience - how societies can cope with crisesBreakout
18:30 - 19:30Global talk: #MakeInIndia - India on the fast track?Plenary

25.08.2018

09:00 - 10:30Cyborgs - when technology gets under your skinPlenary
10:50 - 12:00Resilience - digitisation and electronic mediaPlenary
12:15 - 13:00The physics of everyday thingsPlenary
13:00 - 14:00Snack ReceptionSocial