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...
Group picture Dachsberger Zeitgespräche 2018

We educate the future

What will classrooms look like in ten years? Why do teachers still need it if there is artificial intelligence? What will children learn in the future and what can a just education system look...
Students and experts of the workshop

The Future of Education

Students from Dachsberg gymnasium are developing visions on the future of education in a new cooperation project with ACADEMIA SUPERIOR. The project started with a workshop at JKU Linz. The young people are supported...
On the podium: Burton Lee, Michael Strugl, Julia Eschelbeck, Johann Čas, Matthias Fink, Christoph Wurm

Lessons from Silicon Valley for Upper Austria

New innovation strategies and technologies such as artificial intelligence were the topic of the expert talk with Burton Lee. "The global economic competition between locations is determined by the capability for innovation." With this statement,...
FutureTalk with Meinhard Lukas, Alois Ferscha, Michael Strugl, Manuela Macedonia, Michael Shamiyeh and presenter Thomas Winkler

FutureTalk

An entirely new format for discussions is the FutureTalk, which is organized by Bezirksrundschau together with ACADEMIA SUPERIOR. It enables a thematically free and unrestricted discussion by renowned representatives from Upper Austria's economy, science...
At the Podium: Günther Vormayr (Landesschulrat OÖ), Axel Greiner (IV OÖ), Curt Michael Stoll (Festo AG), Catharina Paukner (Cambridge Nanosystems), Michael Strugl (Academia Superior) und Erich Gornik (Universität Wien)

How to get young people interested in technology

It is now part of our everyday life to be surrounded by high-tech products. There is hardly anyone who does not carry a smartphone in his or her pocket or whose car doesn't gather...
Josef Penninger at DIALOGUE

Courage is the most important thing in research

In the south wing of the castle of Linz, more than 400 people interested in science experienced an ACADEMIA SUPERIOR DIALOGUE with the two top geneticists Univ.-Prof. Dr. Josef Penninger and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus...
Herta Steinkellner at the Symposium 2015video

Creativity and niches: Excellence in research

Molecular biologist Herta Steinkellner describes the path to the best from her own experience as a path of courageous decision, passion and the search for niches. She was one of the experts at the...
Thomas Brezina in DIALOG

The Singularity of Otherness

Renowned author of children's and young people's books Thomas Brezina was guest of 2014's second DIALOGUE with Markus Hengstschläger. They talked about how our society needs to make use of the opportunities held by...

The average trap: genes – talents – opportunities

Markus Hengstschläger presented his new bestseller in Linz: Don't fall into the average trap and don't waste a single talent! "How can we prepare for questions of the future which we do not know? Not...