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Chairman, Segway LLC
Landeshauptmann der Steiermark a.D., Präsidentin, Dachverband Hospiz Österreich, Wien
Professor, Klinische Abteilung für Herzchirurgie, Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie, Medizinische Universität Graz

Dean KAMEN

Chairman, Segway LLC

he founded his first medical device company, AutoSyringe, Inc
 At age 30, he sold that company to Baxter International Corporation
 Following the sale of AutoSyringe, Inc., he founded DEKA Research & Development Corporation to develop internally generated inventions as well as to provide R&D for major corporate clients
 Recent projects have included the HomeChoice dialysis machine, developed for Baxter (Design News 1993 Medical Product of the Year), and the INDEPENDENCE IBOT Mobility System, also developed for Johnson & Johnson.
 A decade ago Dean founded FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)
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 In addition to his own attempts to master science and technology, he has received significant public recognition for his crusade on behalf of science and engineering. He was, for example, labeled by Smithsonian Magazine "the Pied Piper of Technology" and profiled by the New York Times as "A New Kind of Hero for American Youth".

Waltraud KLASNIC

Landeshauptmann der Steiermark a.D., Präsidentin, Dachverband Hospiz Österreich, Wien

Tätigkeit im Fachhandel Aufbau eines Transportunternehmens Kammerrätin der Wirtschaftskammer Steiermark Mitglied des österreichischen Bundesrates Abgeordnete zum Steiermärkischen Landtag Mitglied der Steiermärkischen Landesregierung Bundesleiterin der Katastrophenhilfe österreichischer Frauen Landeshauptmann der Steiermark Landesparteiobfrau der Steirischen Volkspartei
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 Seit 2008 Präsidentin des Dachverbandes Hospiz Österreich

Dr. med. MSc MBA Heinrich MÄCHLER

Professor, Klinische Abteilung für Herzchirurgie, Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie, Medizinische Universität Graz

Milizoffizier Promotion Facharzt für Chirurgie Zusatzfach für Herzchirurgie Zusatzfach für Intensivmedizin Habilitation Absolvent des Hochschullehrganges für medizinische Führungskräfte Universität Graz Absolvent eines MSc-Lehrganges (Krankenhausmanagement, Donauuniversität Krems) Absolvent eines MBA-Lehrganges (Health Care Management) WU Wien
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 gerichtlich beeideter Sachverständiger
 Projektleiter von 12 klinischen Studien

Technology Symposium

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26.08.2004

08:00 - 09:30Technology brunch sponsored by Tiroler ZukunftsstiftungSocial
11:00 - 12:00Welcome receptionPlenary
12:00 - 13:30Where Do We Come From?Plenary
14:00 - 16:30TomorrowPlenary
18:00 - 18:30ResponsibilityPlenary
18:30 - 19:30First-world know-how, third-world solutions: a comparison of outcomePlenary
19:30 - 21:30Evening reception, sponsored by Alcatel AustriaSocial

27.08.2004

07:00 - 13:30Working Group 01: Technological Potentials for Achieving Climate Protection Goals with or without Kyoto-Protocol RatificationBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 02: Low-Carbon Energy SupplyBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 03: New Forms of Organization: Best Practice-Methods of Change Management – the Art of Managing ChangeBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 04: Crossing Borders: Overcoming Barriers – Bridging Disciplines – Rethinking CulturesBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 05: Space Policy: A New Strategic Challenge for EuropeBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 06: From Vienna to Lisbon? – Challenges for Innovation Policy on EU and National Levels in the Light of the New EU Action Plan for Innovation and the Austrian Efforts for an Innovation StrategyBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 07: Man and Machine – Interactions in the Ambient Intelligent SocietyBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 08: Security and IdentificationBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 09: Lost in Technology? – Women Careers in Research and TechnologyBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 10: Challenges of Regenerative MedicineBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 11: Telematics in Transport – Opportunities for a Mobile SocietyBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Working Group 12: MyLifeBits – Digital Immortality and its LimitsBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Special Event 1: Cooperation in South East Europe – Programs, Projects, InitiativesBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Special Event 2: The Politics of Technology: A Primer on Innovative Developments that Governments Should Embrace to Kick-Start GNPBreakout
07:00 - 13:30Special Event 3: Medical Schools in the International Context – Challenges and OpportunitiesBreakout
14:00 - 15:00Science Policy: the major players in science and research – competition and cooperation, conditions for success “Precompetitive Research”Plenary
15:00 - 16:00Science Policy: the major players in science and research – competition and cooperation, conditions for success “Competitive Research”Plenary
18:00 - 20:00Information transfer and processingPlenary

28.08.2004

07:00 - 07:45The Ig Nobel PrizesPlenary
07:45 - 08:00Alpbach 2004 – My personal resuméePlenary
08:00 - 08:30Alpbach 2004 – resumée Junior AlpbachPlenary
09:00 - 10:30Seeing Beyond the Light: Technology and Patient s Benefit on the Example of Molecular ImagingPlenary
10:30 - 11:15Closing statementPlenary
11:30 - 12:00Farewell reception sponsored by Microsoft AustriaSocial