Plenaries

Global Crises: Searching for Solutions

Participants:

Dr. Dimitri Corpakis – European Commission, Former Head of DG Research Unit on ‘Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation’

Laura Henderson – Editorial Program Manager at Frontiers

Dr. Thomas Kirchhoff – Protestant Institute for Interdisciplinary Research, Heidelberg, Germany

Professor Lena Tsipouri – Professor of Economics, Athens University

See our programme for more information about the event and this link here for information about the participants!


Innovation in Germany – Doing Good, but Making Even Better

Participants will review, analyse and discuss the German innovation ecosystem. Especially, the German Innovation Policy will be debated and the question raised, if there is an innovation crises. Furthermore, possibilities to overcome innovation gaps will be developed with a from policy to practice approach.

Participants:

Christoph Kratky – University of Graz, International Expert Commission for the Evaluation of the Excellence Initiative in Germany

Hans-Peter Hiepe – German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Martin Raditsch – Innovation Labs Heidelberg, Germany

Carl Zillich – Internationale Architecture Exhibition (IBA), Heidelberg, Germany

See our programme for more information about the event and this link here for information about the participants!