COVID Night Networking Dinner
Master of Ceremony at the COVID NIGHT Networking Dinner
Best Dress & Drink code
Monday, June 14 at 20:00-21:00 (EEST/UTC+3) | Main Stage
You are warmly welcome to join this networking event hosted by Ortwin Renn. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet up with old and new SRA-E friends and colleagues!
Ortwin will give us food for thougt while you can sip your favorite national drink and chat with colleagues between the exciting topics:
Sweet memories – sweet prospects
Starter“ The world before Corona
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„Entre“ The world with Corona
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„Desert“ The world after Corona
After the dinner we will keep the rooms open for mingling.
Best Dress or Zoom video background “Folklorish” will be recognized!
Bring your favorite National drink!
Dinner: 20:00-21:00 – “Doors” will open 19:45
Ortwin Renn is scientific director at the International Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam (Germany) and professor for environmental sociology and technology assessment at the University and Stuttgart. He also directs the non-profit company DIALOGIK, a research institute for the investigation of communication and participation processes. Renn is Adjunct Professor for “Integrated Risk Analysis” at Stavanger University (Norway), Honorary Professor at the Technical University Munich and Affiliate Professor for “Risk Governance” at Beijing Normal University. His research interests include risk governance (analysis perception, communication), stakeholder and public involvement in environmental decision making, transformation processes in economics, politics and society and sustainable development. Ortwin Renn has a doctoral degree in social psychology from the University of Cologne. His career includes teaching and research positions at Clark University (Worcester, USA), the Swiss Institute
of Technology (Zuerich) and the Center of Technology Assessment (Stuttgart). His honours include the National Cross of Merit Order, an honorary doctorate from the Swiss Institute of Technology, the “Outstanding Research Award” of the Society for Integrated Disaster and Risk Management (IDRiM) and the “Distinguished Achievement Award” of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA).
Renn is a member of the German National Academy of Sciences “Leopoldina”, the Berlin- Brandenburg Academy of Sciences (Berlin), and of the Board of Directors of the German National Academy of Technology and Engineering (Acatech). He belongs to numerous scientific and academic advisory councils. Renn has published more than 30 monographs and over 250 peer reviewed articles. His most prominent English publication is the book “Risk Governance. Coping with Uncertainty in a Complex World (London: Earthscan 2008).