Programme 2016

Critical infrastructures and how we protect these
(Thursday, 11 February 2016, 10:00 am to 5:30 pm)
10:00 – 10:30 Opening Day 1, Hotel Cristal
10:30 – 12:15 Panel 1:
How Digital Media have Changed the Overall Perception in the Society
Panelist: Jelena Jovanovic, Birgitta Jónsdóttir
12:15 – 13:15 Lunch Break
13:15 – 15:15 Panel 2:
Autonomous Cars – A Curse or a Blessing?
Panelist: Maik Boeres, Jens-Wolfhard Schicke-Uffmann, et al.
15:15 – 16:00 Break / Notice: The following panel is hosted by the MSC and will therefore take place at the Hotel “Bayerischer Hof”. (15 min walk)
16:00 – 17:30 Panel 3:
Trolls, Hackers and Extremists – the Fight for a Safe and Open Web
Panelist: Toomas Hendrik Ilves, Gerhard Eschelbeck, Birgitta Jónsdóttir, et al.
17:30 End Day 1

 

“Cybersecurity” – Clashes in the civil, military and diplomatic triangle
(Friday, 12 February 2016, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm)
10:00 – 10:30 Opening Day 2
10:30 – 12:00 Panel 4:
A New Dimension in Security Politics? The Vulnerability of Digital Infrastructure
Panelist: Guillaume Saouli, et al.
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 – 14:00 High Level Discussion
Chances for an International Regulation of Digital Weapons
Panelist: Angelika Beer, Birgitta Jónsdóttir
14:00 – 16:30 Panel 5:
Industry 4.0 and the Threat of Digital Weapons
Panelist: Prof. Gabi Dreo Rodosek, Richard Stinneon, Andy Yen, et al.
16:30 – 17:30 Coffee Break
17:30 – 19:00 Panel 6:
Automated Warfare – Challenges and Opportunities
Panelist: Dr. Marcel Dickow, Thomas Marc Goebel, et al.
19:00 End Day 2

 

A century of instability? The domino effect of failed states
(Saturday, 13 February 2016, 10:00 am to 6:30 pm)
10:00 – 10:30 Opening Day 3, Hotel Cristal
10:30 – 14:00 Panel 7:
The war on ISIL – A Situation Report from Iraq and Syria
(with a 30 min coffee break in between)
Panelist: Enno Lenze, Lea Frings, et al.
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break
15:00 – 17:45 Panel 8:
Fragile States – The Breeding Grounds of Terrorism? Challenges with State Building in the 21st Century
(with a 30 min coffee break in between)
Panelist: Milena Elsinger, Peter Finkelgruen, Björn Semrau, et al.
17:45 – 18:30 Closing Remarks
18:30 End of the Congress