Austria’s three technical universities are also strongly represented at this year’s Forum Alpbach - with the Innovation Marathon and a Content Session of the Center for Technology & Society (CTS).
TU Austria Innovation Marathon
What is it about?
International and interdisciplinary student teams have 24 hours to solve real-life tasks from industry, set by renowned companies. This year’s marathon is hybrid, with participants on-site and online.
The marathon starts on 26 August at 12:00 am and ends 24 hours later with the big presentation of the results. www.innovations-marathon.org
Follow us live: www.facebook.com/tu.austria
Organiser Mario Fallast explains the process to us:
are Julia Achatz, Roland Waldner, Christina Duller and Michael Faschingbauer:
Partner companies and supporters:
- Energie Steiermark
- Fronius Perfect Welding
- Österreich Werbung
- Siemens Österreich
- Österreichisches Patentamt
Content Session of the Center for Technology & Society (CTS )
The session deals with the "(R)evolution of Socio-technical Hybrids" from different perspectives. It takes place on 26 August from 9:00 - 12:00.
Anna Franzkowiak and Hilda Tellioglu tell us in the video why we can look forward to the session: