Club talks

The OeAW Club Talks are a series examining the current challenges confronting politics from an academic perspective. After an introduction to the subject of the day, researchers from a variety of disciplines provide comment and opinion.


Previous talks:


6 December 2016

How much publicy is needed for Science?

Introductory statement:
Brigitte Mazohl
(President of the division of Humanities and the Social Sciences, OeAW)

Discussion:
Matthias Karmasin
(Institute for Comparative Media and Communication Studies, OeAW/Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt)
Christian Smoliner
(Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy)
Klaus Taschwer
(Der Standard – Science)
Verena Winiwarter
(Institute of Social Ecology, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt)
Anton Zeilinger
(President OeAW)


10 April 2014
The demographic transformation of Europe – a challenge

Introductory statements:
Wolfgang Lutz
(Wittgenstein Center for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)
Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz
(Institute of Mathematical Methods in Economics, TU Vienna, Vienna Institute of Demography, OeAW)

Discussion:
Josef Ehmer
(Department of Economic and Social History, University of Vienna)
Sonja Puntscher Riekmann
(Salzburg Centre of European Union Studies, University of Salzburg)
Giulio Superti-Furga
(OeAW Research Centre for Molecular Medicine)