Alpbach 2013: Panel discussion and Science Slam


In 2013, the Forum Alpbach will tackle one of the most pressuring challenges of our time and deal with the future of Europe and the development of a more sustainable social and economic model. The theme of Alpbach Perspectives will be “European Union: With or Without You?”. Therefore two initiatives want to address young professional to participate:

Four interested young Europeans between under 30 years can apply to take part in the Closing Discussion of the Alpbach Perspectives on August 21, 2013! Contribute to an important discussion on Europe’s future by presenting your personal story about social and economic changes in recent years. Dealdline is May 10, 2013. Further information at

The European Forum Alpbach invites you to take part in a Science Slam on “Sustainable Cities” at the Built Environment Symposium on August 30, 2013. This call targets young and committed scientists and professionals, who are concerned with urban sustainability and want to present their ideas in a creative way. The winner of this challange will be identified by the audience and be awarded by the European Forum Alpbach. Deadline for submission is April 30, 2013: Further information at

On August 21, AustriaTech will organise a Mobility Breakfast about employment potentials in the area of mobility and technology.