Technological Evolution

Is the internet bust? Do we need a new digital utopia? And who exactly is programming whom? One thing is certain: even when progress seems to be overtaking us, technology is not a beyond human control. Representatives from the fields of science, art and culture will meet to discuss the pressing questions that face society with respect to new technological developments.

30 November 2013
Technological Evolution – Where we come from
Programme

13:00
–13:30

Objection! Technology is not a force of nature

Lecture, Main Stage, with Juli Zeh

13:00
–18:00

3D printer

Workshop, Kassenhalle, with Markus Schubert

13:40
–18:20

Twitter clinic

Workshop, Kassenhalle, with Stephan Porombka

14:00
–16:00

Remixes

Workshop, Kassenhalle, with Ella and Florian Zwietnig (UMA)

14:00
–16:00

Cryptoparty

Workshop, Upper Foyer, with Michael Schmidt and Christian

14:00
–16:00

1 Blog in 2 hours

Workshop, Upper Foyer, with Céline Bocquillon

14:00
–16:00

Public Soundcheck

Discussions and sound clips, Main Stage, with Anatopia, Holger Hiller and presenter Michael Aniser

15:00
–16:00

Culture and surveillance

Workshop, Upper Foyer (Bornemann Bar), with Michael Seemann

17:00
–18:00

Invisible forces: Machines, People, Utopias

Lecture, Main Stage, with Frank Schirrmacher

21:00
–23:00

Concerts

Concerts, Main Stage, with Anatopia (handmade high-tech pop) and Holger Hiller (electro-pioneer)

23:00
–00:00

House Techno Dub

DJ, Main Stage, with Daniela La Luz (in cooperation with DE:BUG)

00:00
–00:00

Hashtag: #nk1314

Internet audience debate, Twitter, with Maike Hank