Panel discussion about sustainability

04 November 2016

The fast-paced digitalization offers tremendous opportunities for our sustainability policy. The new options regarding e.g. mobility, production and storage of goods but also the prevention of environmental damage and the estimation of risk behaviors will be...

... discussed in a round table on Monday, Nov. 28 at the Württembergische Kunstverein in Stuttgart, organized by the IZKT (Internationales Zentrum für Kultur- und Technikforschung) of Stuttgart University and the Stuttgart Institute of Sustainability Stiftung (SIS) e. V. in cooperation with the Jugendinitiative der Nachhaltigkeitsstrategie Baden-Württemberg.

Prof. Michael M. Resch, director of HLRS, joins the discussion as an expert for HPC and digitalization and will e.g. talk about sustainability in computing centers and the role of digitalization in sustainability and democracy. Under the banner of „Sustainability, digitalization, democracy: What do we want for our future?“ he will discuss with Prof. Dr. Harald Welzer, director of the foundation FUTURZWEI (Berlin). The moderation will be done by Dr. Felix Heidenreich (IZKT).

Date: Monday, Nov. 28 2016, 19:00.

Location: Wuerttembergischer Kunstverein (Art Building), Schlossplatz 2, Foyer, 70173 Stuttgart.

The discussion will be hold in German language. Get further information from IZKT.