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...
Markus Hengstschläger and Alexander Wrabetz in DIALOGUE

The digital transformation in the media world

"Currently, there is hardly any other area that is changing as fast as the media industry." With this statement, ORF Director General Dr. Alexander Wrabetz opened the DIALOGUE with the Academic Director of ACADEMIA...

Old Prejudices – New Opportunities

Those who retire today are looking at another 20 healthy years with great potential and numerous opportunities. However, old age is fraught with prejudice. The potential of active aging has not yet arrived in...
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...

Courage is the Foundation for Progress

Roughly 700 people met three courageous personalities at the 8th SURPRISE FACTORS SYMPOSIUM of ACADEMIA SUPERIOR: "Every change needs courage, because you have to leave familiar patterns of thinking and structures. The worst thing in...

From a demanding society to a society of values

At a roundTABLE event, ACADEMIA SUPERIOR discussed discussed consumerism, a prevalent all-risk-insurance mentality, and a lack of self-esteem and responsibility in our society. Demand thinking currently seems widespread: the more you have, the more everything...
Rainer Nowak at the DIALOGUE

Politics will remain a craftsmanship

Markus Hengstschläger spoke in a DIALOGUE with Rainer Nowak, the editor-in-chief of the daily newspaper Die Presse, about politics as an event, career changers, media and false news. With Rainer Nowak, Markus Hengstschläger discussed the...
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...

America’s foreign policy in the 21st century

Foreign policy expert James M. Lindsay and historian Mitchell G. Ash discussed the future of American engagement in the world. Lindsay is Senior Vice President of the Council on Foreign Relations, the most important...
Markus Hengstschläger, Martina Mara and Sepp Hochreiter at the fireside-talk

Trust me, I’m a Robot

Robot-psychologist Martina Mara and AI-expert Sepp Hochreiter discussed with Markus Hengstschläger and students in the context of the European Forum Alpbach, whether mankind should rely on artificially intelligent systems. Robots must still earn trust Smart technologies...