Nowadays, our thoughts and actions are determined by probabilities, which are again based on data.
From government spending down to individual consumer behaviour: information is being evaluated and analyzed with the help of computer-generated search machines and thus being used as predictions. How is this changing our society?
Margarethe Engelhardt – Krajanek, creator of the radiocollege “‘The Power of Prognoses. Is the Future Predictable?” (September 21 – 24, 2015, 9:05 am, rebroadcast 10:15 pm, Ö1) and Ina Zwerger, leader of the Ö1 series, cordially invite you to take part in the “radiocollege” (Radiokolleg).
The following interview partners will join in the discussion with the audience:
• Arnd Florack, Economy psychologist, University Vienna
• Stefanie Lindstaedt, Computer scientist, Know-Center Graz
• Stephan Schulmeister, Economist, Vienna
• Gerald Nestler, Artist, Vienna
Date: 22/09/2015 – 7:30 pm – admission free!
Location: RadioKulturhaus, Argentinierstraße 30a, 1040 Vienna
Join in via twitter: #radiokolleg
Download event flyer (in German only).