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Monday, 25. October 2021 18:00 Uhr
Abendvortrag mit Anmeldung, Digitale Veranstaltung

How biotrophic fungi infect plants: unexpected insights from essential effectors

Public evening lecture by Professor Dr. Regine Kahmann (Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg)

Plant pathogenic fungi colonizing living plant tissue secrete a cocktail of novel effector proteins to suppress plant immunity and reprogram host cells. Although many of these effectors function inside host cells, delivery systems used by pathogenic…

Thursday, 28. October 2021 Friday, 29. October 2021
International conference

The transmission of religion under altered conditions in Europe, scenarios and political impact

International conference under the scientific direction of Professor Anne Koch, Ph. D. (Linz), Professor Dr. Karsten Lehmann (Vienna / Krems)

Goals:
This workshop wants (a) to present first findings on the transmission of religion towards minority youth, based upon an empirical case study in Austria and (b) to discuss methodological and theoretical frameworks for future research on this…

Thursday, 28. October 2021 19:00 Uhr
Digital event, Event with registration

The transmission of religion during adolescence. Preliminary results of an empirical study in Austria

Public evening lecture by Professor Anne Koch, Ph. D. (University College of Education of the Diocese of Linz) and Professor Dr. Karsten Lehmann (University College of Education, Vienna / Krems) as part of the international conference "The transmission of religion under altered conditions in Europe, scenarios and political impact"

The last two decades have seen an increasing interest in the role religion plays for adolescents. Major statistical surveys have begun to deal with this dimension of youth research. So far, most of the respective studies are, however, focusing on…

Monday, 1. November 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digitale Veranstaltung

Will humanoid robots soon gain consciousness? Lessons learnt from human consciousness research?

Public evening lecture by Professor Axel Cleeremans, Ph. D. (Research Director with the National Fund for Scientific Research, Université Libre de Bruxelles) as part of the lecture series "E-BRAiN - Evidence-based Robot Assistance in Neurorehabilitation" of the Excellence Research Program of the State of Mecklenburg- Western Pomerania

Consciousness — what it feels like to have conscious experiences — remains a mystery of sorts; a problem about which one does not know how to think about yet, as D.C. Dennett put it. Despite almost thirty years of research aimed at identifying the…

Thursday, 4. November 2021 18:00 Uhr
Digital event, Event with registration

Synthetic genetics: beyond DNA and RNA

Public evening lecture by Professor Dr. Philipp Holliger (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge / UK) as part of the lecture series "Life Sciences" with the main topic "Molecules of life"

Moderation: Professor Dr. Sabine Müller

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Organizational information on the digital lecture
The Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg is offering this event live as a zoom meeting, in which viewers can also take part in the subsequent discussion…

Monday, 29. November 2021 19:00 Uhr
Digital event, Event with registration

The rule of law crisis in Poland: diagnosis and resistance mechanisms

German-Polish speech by Professor Dr. Adam Piotr Bodnar (constitutional lawyer, human rights activist and former commissioner for civil rights in Poland, SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities Warsaw) at the polenmARkT 2021 and the award ceremony of the XXII. Prize of the Sparkasse Vorpommern for German-Polish cooperation at the University of Greifswald

Greeting: Professor Dr. Ulla Bonas
Moderation: Dr. Christian Suhm

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Organizational information on the digital lecture
The Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg is offering this event live as a zoom meeting, in which viewers can also take part in…

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