PROGRAM OVERVIEW

ICOHTEC program sessions / Book of abstracts

PDF – ICOHTEC 2020 Sessions Version 16 July including abstracts

You can join the sessions in the password protected part with Zoom links:

Wednesday 15 July

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

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

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

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

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

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

7:30 PM–8:30 PM (CET)   Digital Opening Reception

Thursday 16 July

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

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

3:00 PM–4:30 PM (CET)  Plenary Round Table (INFO HERE) COVID19 — The History of Technology in Times of Global Crisis

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

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

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

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

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

Friday 17 July

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

  • 6.1 The Discourse on Plastics – Scholarly Perspectives and an Exhibition
  • 6.2 Technology, Society and Religion
  • 6.3 Construction Methods and Managing the Built Environment
  • 6.4 Aspects of Mobility I
  • 6.5 Crises and Energy Systems II

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

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

5:00 PM–6:30 PM (CET) Turriano ICOHTEC Prize Session, and Maurice Daumas Prize Session

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

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