Christine Haberlander presents the dossier dementia in Upper Austria

A dementia friendly Upper Austria

Demographic change and the aging of the population result in increasing numbers of dementia-cases. This is a growing challenge not only for those affected, but also for relatives, the care sector, the health system...

Video series: The Future after the Pandemic

What are the social, economic and political effects of the pandemic? How do we deal best with the situation? And what could a future after the pandemic look like? Academia Superior was founded at a...

The throw-away mentality is obsolete

Courageous role models inspire people. That is why ACADEMIA SUPERIOR and Frauen im Trend launched the women4future-talks. Two Upper Austrian MUTmacherinnen, who are pioneers in their fields, were brought in front of the curtain....

Future Mobility

Major changes are imminent in the mobility sector. With autonomous and networked vehicles, aerial drones, hyperloops, hydrogen, electric and hybrid drives, a number of new technologies are available to radically change our mobility habits. But...
Stakeholderforum Dementia

Being able to live well with dementia in Upper Austria

A growing challenge An estimated 21,000 people are living with dementia in Upper Austria. This stroke of fate is associated with great stress for those affected and their relatives. There is still no cure in...

Michal Kosinski: You are the product

If you are a heavy user of a smartphone, that’s how you are leaving your digital footprints. If you throw your smartphone away, you are excluding yourself from social networks, from the ability to...

Let us treat the future

Digitization is finding its way into all areas of human activity, triggering major changes. For the sensitive area of the health care system, this development opens up a spectrum of completely new possibilities and,...

Vaccination works

Mortality from measles disease varies, depending to medical care between 0.1% with very good and 25% with poor medical care. The World Health Organization has set the goal of eradicating measles worldwide by 2020....
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...