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Activists and social movements took a significant influence the younger German history and the development of society and the economy. New concepts of shared economy and “common weal economy” are challenging the common ideals of the economy. How does activism effect society and economy? How important are active citizens and activistc movements for the society and where are their limits?
The new members of the Handelsblatt Hall of Fame of Family-Owned Enterprises are Stefan Messer, CEO Management Board, Messer Group, Martin Krengel, CEO Management Board, WEPA SE and the Pilz Family, Pilz GmbH & Co. KG. They were honoured within the framework of a festive dinner in the Charles Hotel in Munich.
Louis-Philippe Dalembert and Sasha Pimentel are talking to Jan Wilm
Picador Guest Professor Sasha Pimentel, with roots in the Philippines, is an American poet and author. She became famous with her books "For Want of Water" and "Inside She Swallowed". Together with the literary critic and translator Jan Wilm she will talk about her books.
Event takes place in English.
The population of the cities is growing. The use and optimization of the available space is therefore becoming increasingly important. Concepts such as that of the "smart city" are intended to make cities more participative, and thus more sustainable and liveable.
But how do you best meet the requirements of urban conurbations? What can architecture and urban planning do to meet the growing demand for quality of...
The Georg von Holtzbrinck Prize for Science Journalism 2018 goes to Rüdiger Braun, the duo Petra Höfer + Freddie Röckenhaus, Dr. May Thi Nguyen-Kim and Fritz Habekuss. Rüdiger Braun receives the prize for the category text, Petra Höfer + Freddie Röckenhaus and Mai Thi Nguyen-Kim for the category electronic media and Fritz Habekuss for the category young talent.
Date: 13 November 2018, 7 pm
Location: Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der...