Events

Events are an important communication channel for ACADEMIA SUPERIOR. We present studies to a broad audience, raise awareness of topics relevant to the future and provide a platform for discussion.

Decision-makers from business, science and politics come into contact. The interested public seeks dialogue and deals proactively with new developments.


Reports on Events

Discussion at the SURPRISE FACTORS SYMPOSIUM 2019

Measuring the Future

Is human behav­ior becom­ing more and more pre­dictable through the com­bi­na­tion of intel­li­gent algo­rithms and the dig­i­tal foot­print? What are the con­se­quences of this devel­op­ment? These ques­tions were at the cen­ter of dis­cus­sions at…
Michal Kosinski at the Plenum 2019

Is Privacy an Illusion?

Arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence and dig­i­tal tech­nolo­gies were the focus of the 9th Sur­prise Fac­tors Sym­po­sium of ACADEMIA SUPERIOR. The invit­ed experts dis­cussed the risks and oppor­tu­ni­ties of tech­no­log­i­cal devel­op­ments and the use of data that…
Crossing Art and Science 2018 (c) vog.photo

Exchange across disciplines

„Cross­ing Art & Sci­ence” is a new series of events orga­nized by the „Kraftwerk — Cen­ter for Inter­dis­ci­pli­nary Research” and ACADEMIA SUPERIOR for the exchange of inter­dis­ci­pli­nary and trans­dis­ci­pli­nary research, which will take place…
Markus Hengstschläger in conversation with Florian Gschwandtner

Go the extra mile

ACADEMIA SUPERIOR invit­ed „Mr. Run­tas­tic” Flo­ri­an Gschwandt­ner to a talk with Markus Hengstschläger to present his new book „So läuft Start-Up”. They talked about indi­vid­ual stages of his life, the lessons he draws from…
Photo 1: Markus Hengstschläger, Hannes Androsch, Barbara Herzog-Punzenberger und Moderator Benedikt Polzer © APA/ Florian Lechner

Education, Diversity and Progress belong togehter

„Diver­si­ty is every­where and chal­lenges us. We need to use the resources from var­i­ous fields and built strength,”  said ACADEMIA SUPERIOR Pres­i­dent und Deputy Gov­er­nor Michael Strugl at this year’s fire­side chat in the…