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Programs Occurring in 2015
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Sessions

The Neuroscience of Art: What are the Sources of Creativity and Innovation?

21 Feb - 26 Feb, 2015
In recent years, there have been an increasing number of scientific investigations into art, exploring what actually happens in the brain during the creative process. Most of these collaborations have been based in neuroscience and psychological approaches to how art is perceived, produced and created, ...
The Promise of Data: Will this Bring a Revolution in Health Care?
22 Mar - 27 Mar, 2015
It has now become an orthodoxy that we are moving into the age of 'Big Data'. This derives from ever increasing processing power and the vast surge in connectedness - with mobile technologies at the forefront and sensors in nearly all appliances, we are set to have 50 billion devices by 2020 connected ...
Early Childhood Development & Education
15 Apr - 18 Apr, 2015
Austria
In early childhood, society places high value on parental responsibility and rarely considers this time of development a mainstream economic and budgetary matter. This is counterintuitive. For decades, Nobel prizewinner James Heckman and others have made the economic case for investments in Early Childhood ...
Youth, Economics and Violence: Implications for Future Conflict
26 Apr - 01 May, 2015
Today's youth face an identity crisis. Youth should symbolize rising hopes, endless possibilities and the energy to reach personal goals. Yet societal systems in many countries are failing young people, as reflected in poor educational, professional and health forecasts - especially for youth on the ...
International Responses to Crimes Against Humanity: The Case of North Korea
02 Jun - 07 Jun, 2015

Global LGBT Forum - Strengthening Communities: LGBT Rights & Social Cohesion
14 Jun - 19 Jun, 2015
Austria
The free expression of sexuality and gender identity has become a defining characteristic of tolerant, pluralistic, and democratic societies in the 21st century. In the context of the continuing globalization of the LGBT* human rights movement, both the positive advances of LGBT rights and the backlashes ...
The Future of Financial Intermediation: Banking, Securities Markets, or Something New?
30 Jun - 02 Jul, 2015
The accelerating transformation of the financial services industry, and the emergence of alternative financial intermediaries, have profound medium- and long-term implications for global financial markets and their supervision. Financial intermediaries who channel funds from investors to those who require ...
Corporate Governance in the Global Economy: The Changing Role of Directors
01 Oct - 03 Oct, 2015
A decade of corporate turmoil across the globe has called into question long-standing corporate governance practices and has energized critics of the corporate governance status quo. Recent shifts in practices have included a significant movement of investment capital to actively-managed funds, increased ...
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators II
17 Oct - 22 Oct, 2015
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators (YCI) is an annual series of Salzburg Global Seminar that brings 50 of the world's most talented young innovators from the culture and arts sector together at Schloss Leopoldskron to help them develop the dynamic vision, entrepreneurial skills, ...
Aging Societies: Advancing Innovation and Equity
01 Nov - 05 Nov, 2015

Parks for the Planet Forum: Nature, Health and a New Urban Generation
08 Nov - 11 Nov, 2015
Today's rates of urbanization have no precedent in history. By 2045, over two-thirds of the world's population will live in towns and cities, with 90% of that increase taking place across Asia and Africa. As existing cities expand and new cities are born, the way in which urban populations and planners ...
Untapped Talent: Can better testing and data accelerate creativity in learning and societies?
12 Dec - 17 Dec, 2015
To identify talent and foster success across society, assessment science and practice along with predictive analytics will need to become drivers for change. This session will focus on the current gap between standardized assessments and the need to educate and measure for 21st century skills of creativity, ...

Special Sessions / Programs

Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program: The Future of Public and Private International Law

20 Feb - 21 Feb, 2015
United States of America
Salzburg Global Seminar, in partnership with ten of the leading U.S. law schools, offers the "Salzburg Cutler Law Fellows Program," a one-of-a-kind program for students interested in international law and legal practice. Launched in the fall of 2012, the Salzburg Cutler Law Fellows Program was named ...
Palliser Lecture 2015: Britain's International Obligations - Fetters or Keys?
18 Mar - 18 Mar, 2015

The Immigration Crisis: A Preview of Things to Come?
17 Nov - 17 Nov, 2015

Philanthropy in the Global Age
04 Dec - 05 Dec, 2015

Global Citizenship Program

Global Citizenship: Ethics and Engagement

26 Feb - 05 Mar, 2015
Austria
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...
Pathways to Global Citizenship: Roots and Routes
04 Apr - 11 Apr, 2015
Austria
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...
Global Citizenship and Universal Human Rights
23 May - 30 May, 2015
Austria
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...
Global Citizenship: At Home and in the World
29 May - 05 Jun, 2015
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...
Global Citizenship: At Home and in the World
07 Jun - 10 Jun, 2015
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...
Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why, and How
06 Jul - 13 Jul, 2015
Austria
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...
Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why, and How
13 Jul - 20 Jul, 2015
Austria
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute to improving the common global ...

Fellow Events

Vienna Evening Discussion: Educating Young People for the Jobs of the Future

19 Mar - 19 Mar, 2015

cultureFWD workshop: Nurturing the New Creator
23 Jun - 23 Jun, 2015

The Search for a New Global Balance: America's Changing Role in the World
24 Sep - 29 Sep, 2015
Austria
While a new sense of globalism is shared by all countries, it nevertheless still brings with it conflicts and tensions between national groupings. Issues of world-wide concern, such as matters of climate change conflict with commercial imperatives and competition. Cross national groupings emerge even ...

Salzburg Academy

Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change: Civic Voices - Justice, Rights and Social Change

20 Jul - 09 Aug, 2015
The Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change is a multidimensional initiative that provides learning materials, training and support for media schools, programs and classrooms across the world. It is organized through a network of participating universities in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Eastern ...

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