PRELIMINARY PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Sessions on the ICOHTEC program

PDF – ICOHTEC 2020 Sessions Version 7 July including abstracts

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Wednesday 15 July

1:30 PM–2:00 PM   Welcome & Opening of the Symposium

2:00 PM–3:30 PM   Session Block 1 (4 parallel sessions)

  • Disablity / Body / History of Technology – Representations
  • Constant Crisis? Governing urban mobility challenges
  • Resistance against Technology
  • Energy and the Environment

4:00 PM–5:30 PM   Session Block 2 (4 parallel sessions)

  • Disablity / Body / History of Technology – Protheses
  • Tools to Generate or to Solve Crises? History and Perspectives of the Development of Robots and Artificial Intelligence I
  • Crisis for whom? Structural Changes
  • Technology and Crisis – Mirrored by Media I

6:00 PM–7:30 PM    Plenary Kranzberg Lecture by James Williams (+ questions)

7:30 PM–8:30 PM    Digital Opening Reception

Thursday 16 July

1:00 PM–2:30 PM    Session Block 3 (4 parallel sessions)

  • Tools to Generate or to Solve Crises? History and Perspectives of the Development of Robots and Artificial Intelligence II
  • Crisis Imaginaries and Technological Pasts
  • Technologies of Risk Response
  • Crisis and Energy Systems I

3:00 PM–4:30 PM    Plenary Round Table A History of Technology for an Age of Crisis

5:00 PM–6:30 PM   Session Block 4 (5 parallel sessions)

  • Crisis, Technology and Society I
  • Technology and the Body
  • Technologies and Industrial Sectors in Transition I
  • Transnational Histories of Material Flows I
  • Shaping and Devasting the Environment

7:00 PM–8:30 PM    Session Block 5 (4 parallel sessions)

  • Crisis, Technology and Society II
  • Military Technology I
  • Women in Technology in an Age of Crisis
  • Technology and Crises – Mirrored by Media II

9:00 PM–10:30 PM   Digital ICOHTEC Jazz Night

Friday 17 July

1:00 PM–2:30 PM   Session Block 6 (5 parallel sessions)

  • Round Table „Plastics and their controversies“
  • Technology, Society and Religion
  • Construction Methods and Managing the Built Environment
  • Aspects of Mobility I
  • Crises and Energy Systems II

3:00 PM–4:30 PM   Session Block 7 (4 parallel sessions)

  • Transnational Histories of Material Flows II
  • Aspects of Mobility II
  • Military Technology II
  • Crises and Energy Systems III

5:00 PM–6:30 PM   Turriano ICOHTEC Prize Session

                                  Maurice Daumas Prize Session

7:00 PM– 8:30 PM   General Assembly ICOHTEC/Evaluation time

9:00 PM–10:30 PM  Digital ICOHTEC Hangout/Party