DIAS Inauguration

When: Friday, September 30, 2011 at 11:00
Where: U155

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DIAS Inauguration Program

DIAS – Stepping into the Future

Jens Oddershede (Vice-Chancellor, SDU)
Introduction to SDU and DIAS (slides from the talk)

David Nye, Thorbjørn Knudsen, and Francesco Sannino
Introduction to DIAS

David Nye
Origins and transformation of cultures (slides from the talk)

Thorbjørn Knudsen
Origins and evolutions of social organizations (slides from the talk)

Francesco Sannino
Origins of the Universe (slides from the talk)

The future of DIAS

The future of DIAS – Culture

Stephanie Christine Aziz
American Modes of Memorialization in the 20th Century
 (slides from the talk)

Thomas Ærvold Bjerre
Authenticity as Ideology? The New American War Film
 (slides from the talk)

Niels Bjerre-Poulsen
The Transatlantic Exchange of Ideas: The case of the Mont Pelerin Society

The Future of DIAS – Organization

Nils Stieglitz
Markets for Lemons
 (slides from the talk)

Stephan Billinger
Rugged Landscapes Put to the Lab
 (slides from the talk)

Murali Swamy
Expeditions without Maps (slides from the talk)

Future of DIAS – Universe

Claudio Pica
The Universe as a Video Game (slides from the talk)

Jeppe Andersen
Liberating Nature by Smashing Protons
 (slides from the talk)

Chris Kouvaris
The Dark Side of Stars
 (slides from the talk)