Technology before engineering: How James Bond films mediate between fiction and reality in the portrayal of innovation

Artistic Reflections of Management Research – Exhibition with Parametric Figures by wi1

This year is the centenary of the FAU School of Business, Economics and Society (WiSo). To celebrate this anniversary, regional artists have been invited to present their view of management research at the FAU building in Findelgasse for the next six months. The exhibition includes a position by members of the wi1 chair. Their work is a comment on digital technology and the knowledge society.

Management researchers are used to study how digitization transforms industry. The wi1 ...

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Working Together on The Future of Engineering

Albrecht Fritzsche and Sascha Julian Oks met with regional officials of the Association of German Engineers (VDI) to hand over their compilation on the Future of Engineering, published in the renowned Springer Series on Philosophy of Engineering and Technology (POET). The book presents twenty different views on contemporary challenges for engineering in theory and practice, which will shape the future of the discipline and its interaction with other stakeholders in technology and innovation ...

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More than new technical devices: a semiotic look at the digital transformation of industry

The Future of Engineering: Philosophical Foundations, Ethical Problems and Application Cases

Public Talk and Workshop on New Forms of Experimentation by Prof. Viola Schiaffonati

Prof. Schiaffonati

The digital age has radically changed the way how we experience the world. Information technology has become involved in all kinds of activities and enabled forms of data treatment which have previously been unthinkable. All this creates endless new opportunities for research, both in industry and academia. It lets patterns of applied experimentation emerge which are so far little understood.

We are happy to announce that Prof. Dr. Viola Schiaffonati of the Politecnico di Milano, a ...

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