Man Mass Media

Interaction
or
Manipulation?

lab
conference
20-22 September 1996

@ Internationales Forum fur Gestaltung
Ulm

program

Opening
Dr. Heinz Hahn, Vorsitzender der IFG-Fachbeirates Forum 1996
Program: Dr. Wibke von Bonin und Prof. Dr. Beate Schneider

Colloquium 1 – Technology, Digitization and Convergence
From the media to the multimedial communication system“, Prof. Dr. Margot Berghaus
Global retina and individualized communication. Multimedia research in Art and Culture”, Monika Fleischmann
New media in the tension between everyday life and art“, Stefan Iglhaut
“New horizons and orientations thanks to an architecture for thought spaces“, Dipl.-Ing. Heiner Benking

Diskussion

Vortrag
The responsibility of television for public opinion – a merely historical reminiscence?”, Jörg Rüggeberg

Colloquium 2 – The individual. Between activity and passivity
On the Iconization of the Worldview“, Prof. Dr. Dolf Zillmann
Media make monsters. The fear of society for their children“, Dr. Kaspar Maase
Mass media and the social movement of anxiety“, Prof. Dr. Alphons Silbermann
“Mental Health in the Information Society”, Prof. Dr. Joseph Weizenbaum

Diskussion

Colloquium 3 – Society. Between integration and segmentation
Where competition is, there is also interest – the future of the newspaper in the shark pool Berlin“, Georgia Tornow
Television – the overcrowded medium or: From house to service to the service“, Dr. Markus Schöneberger
“It’s Showtime, Folks! With television on the way to the two-class society“, Tilmann P. Gangloff

Diskussion

Colloquium 4 – The arts. Design resources and design space
Virtual reality and the dimensionality of architecture“, Prof. Dr. Gerhard Schmitt
Arts and apparatus. Plea for the dramatization of an interface“, Prof. Dr. Siegfried Zielinski
“PONTON – A model of a new workplace“, Benjamin Heidersberger

Diskussion

Workshopconzert
with Synthesizer, Live-Elektronic aund Saxophone, Simon Stockhausen

Technologie-Lab
“Informationtechnologie in Design and Architecture”, David Urban