FAN Hubs

In addition to the regular EFA events, the Forum Alpbach Network (FAN) organized a decentralized programme. We will contribute interactive online sessions and local events from all over the world. If you happen to be in Brussels, Zurich, Vienna or many more cities in and outside of Europe between 23rd of August and 3rd of September, and provided that national anti-corona measures allow for it, you may join one of these hubs and attend its plenaries, talks, hikes etc.

For participating in the regional events hosted by our FAN members, please check the websites and social media accounts of the Clubs and/or IGs in your region and contact them directly.

Find all 70 FAN-Hub events that take place during this year’s EFA in the following list:

Please note that date and time of the events might change. Click on the title to see the details of the events.
You can also find an overview of those and additional events here.

TitleTypeForm (digital, broadcasted, hybrid)Hosted byDate / Time *
Vaccination Development under Pressure?LabDigital onlyIG Steiermark 24.08.2020, 09:30-10:30 CEST
Time Capsule 2050: Back to a better future LabDigital onlyIG Alpbach Wien + IG Future2 times:
24.08.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST and
30.08.2020, 18:30-19:30 CEST
Sustainability & Globalisation – Conflict or Potential?PlenaryDigital onlyIG Steiermark 24.08.2020, 12:00-13:00 CEST
Patient Safety in Times of and After COVID-19Fireside ChatDigital onlyInitiative Group Alpbach Armenia24.08.2020, 14:00-15:00 CEST
Science Communication in Times of CrisesFireside ChatDigital onlyIG Steiermark 24.08.2020, 15:00-16:00 CEST
Glocalisation – a New ParadigmPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Oberösterreich24.08.2020, 15:00-16:00 CEST
Fundamentals of AutonomyPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Südtirol Alto Adige and Club Apbach Trentino24.08.2020, 15:30-16:30 CEST
Perplexed Neighbours: Democracy Challenges in East EuropePlenaryDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Azerbaijan 24.08.2020, 18:00-19:00 CEST
Women in CrisesPlenaryDigital onlyIG Alpbach Wien24.08.2020, 18:30-19:30 CEST
The Future of Welfare StatesPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Deutschland 24.08.2020, 19:15-20:15 CEST
“The Nuns, The Priests and The Bombs”Fireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Oberösterreich24.08.2020, 20:30-21:30 CEST
Sustainable Buildings in Urban AreasPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Oberösterreich25.08.2020, 10:00-10:45 CEST
Project CINEMA – Revitalising Urban AreasPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Oberösterreich25.08.2020, 11:00-11:45 CEST
How Fundamental is Steel?PlenaryBroadcastedClub Alpbach Oberösterreich 25.08.2020, 13:00-14:00 CEST
The Hydrogen Prodigy?PlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Burgenland25.08.2020, 14:00-15:00 CEST
Human Rights and COVID-19Fireside ChatDigital onlyFAN Ambassador India25.08.2020, 14:00-15:00 CEST
How Much Globalization can our Health Care System Tolerate?Fireside ChatBroadcastedClub Alpbach Oberösterreich25.08.2020, 17:00-18:00 CEST
Beyond the GDP: Time to Change our Economic Fundamentals?Fireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Trentino 25.08.2020, 17:00-18:00 CEST
Post-Crisis Recovery: Learnings from RussiaPlenaryDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Russia25.08.2020, 18:00-19:00 CEST
Civil Society and the Quest for Democracy in AlbaniaFireside ChatBroadcastedAlpbach Club Albania26.08.2020, 09:30-10:30 CEST
Cecilia Malmström on the EU’s EvolutionFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Sweden 26.08.2020, 10:30-11:30 CEST
Journalism in a Backsliding DemocracyPlenaryDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Hungary26.08.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST
Water as Fundamental RightLabBroadcastedClub Alpbach Oberösterreich26.08.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST
Mental Health in Times of CrisisFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Tirol26.08.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST
Transparency of EU Economic GovernancePlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Senza Confini26.08.2020, 12:00-13:00 CEST
Democracy and Globalisation in Times of COVID-19Fireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Burgenland 26.08.2020, 13:00-14:00 CEST
Energising the Rural Economy – Ideas from India & the WorldPlenaryDigital onlyFAN Ambassador India26.08.2020, 14:00-15:00 CEST
Minority Rights in the Western Balkans & EU EnlargementPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Senza Confini 26.08.2020, 14:00-15:00 CEST
Individual Resilience and Global PandemicsLabDigital onlyClub Alpbach Zürich26.08.2020, 15:30-16:30 CEST
Bioethics in a Public Health CrisisFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Burgenland 26.08.2020, 16:30-17:30 CEST
Recovering Europe: What Vision for the Continent’s Future?PlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Trentino26.08.2020, 16:30-17:30 CEST
COVID-19 and Media Politics in GeorgiaFiresideDigital onlyClub Alpbach Georgia26.08.2020, 17:30-18:30 CEST
Our Fundamentals – Where are they in the Digital World?LabDigital onlyClub Alpbach Niederösterreich27.08.2020, 09:30-10:30 CEST
Language as the Bedrock of Social CohesionFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Tirol27.08.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST
Public Spaces Under the LockdownPlenaryDigital onlyInitiative Group Alpbach Armenia27.08.2020, 11:30-12:30 CEST
Enhancing East African Trade Cooperation Post-COVIDPlenaryDigital onlyAfrica Alpbach Network27.08.2020, 12:00 – 13:00 CEST
Chances of Crises in Alpe Adria RegionFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Senza Confini 27.08.2020, 15:00-16:00 CEST
AI and its Fundamental Impact on EverythingPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Deutschland 27.08.2020, 16:00-17:00 CEST
How to Prepare for Crises? Techniques of Strategic ForesightLabBroadcastedClub Alpbach Salzburg28.08.2020, 10:00-11:00 CEST
Fundamental Rights during the COVID-19 PandemicLabBroadcastedClub Alpbach Salzburg28.08.2020, 15:00-16:00 CEST
One Flew Over the OSCE’s Nest: Europe Amidst Pandemic TimesLabDigital onlyAlpbach Club Albania28.08.2020, 16:30-17:30 CEST 
Tourism During and Post COVID-19: Challenges & OpportunitiesLabBroadcastedClub Alpbach Niederösterreich28.08.2020, 17:45-18:45 CEST 
Health Equity: How to Allocate Scarce ResourcesFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Tirol28.08.2020, 19:00-20:00 CEST
Digital Transformation in Education System Through COVID-19?Fireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Iraq29.08.2020, 11.00- 12.00 CEST
A Sustainable Pandemic. Trade-Off Between Climate & RecoveryPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Senza Confini29.08.2020, 10:00-11:00 CEST
African Union – European Union: Youth CooperationFireside ChatDigital onlyAfrica Alpbach Network 29.08.2020, 14:00-15:00 CEST
Solidarity and Development After the PandemicPlenaryDigital onlyAfrica Alpbach Network29.08.2020, 16:30-17:30 CEST
Water Management During and Post Global Health CrisisLabDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Azerbaijan 29.08.2020, 17:00-18:00 CEST
Africa Free Trade Area: How to Generate Inclusive Growth?PlenaryDigital onlyAfrica Alpbach Network 30.08.2020, 12:00-13:00 CEST 
Going Digital: The Future of Work in Africa post COVID-19PlenaryDigital onlyAfrica Alpbach Network30.08.2020, 15:00-16:00 CEST
Erwin Wagner on Life SciencesFireside ChatBroadcastedClub Alpbach Niederösterreich30.08.2020, 15:30-16:30 CEST 
Sustainable BalkansFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Belgrade, Club Alpbach Croatia, Initiative Group Sarajevo30.08.2020, 18:00-19:00 CEST
Time Capsule 2050: Back to a better future LabDigital onlyIG Alpbach Wien + IG Future2 times:
24.08.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST and
30.08.2020, 18:30-19:30 CEST
EU 2.0 Hackathon @ Democracy BoothLabDigital onlyClub Alpbach Südtirol Alto Adige30.-31.08.2020 im Democracy Booth
Can Democracy Tolerate Fake News?LabBroadcastedFAN Ambassador Israel 31.08.2020, 15:00-16:00 CEST
Corona Trac(k)ing Apps – The Ethics of Public HealthPlenaryBroadcastedClub Alpbach Niederösterreich31.08.2020, 16:00-17:00 CEST
Migration & COVID-19Fireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Georgia31.08.2020, 16:45-17:45 CEST
How to Green Finance Using Keynes and Hayek’s WorkPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach London31.08.2020, 19:00-20:00 CEST
Cryptoeconomics – Implications on the Monetary SystemPlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Zürich01.09.2020, 10:00-11:00 
Minority Rights in the EUPlenaryDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Hungary01.09.2020; 11:30-12:30 CEST 
Religions: Friend or Foe in the Work for Women’s Rights?LabDigital onlyClub Alpbach Niederösterreich01.09.2020, 12:30-13:30 
Finance, Business and its Impact PlenaryDigital onlyClub Alpbach Montenegro01.09.2020, 17:00-18:00 CEST
Leading as if Life MattersLabDigital onlyFan Ambassador USA01.09.2020, 19:00-20:00 CEST
Inward Housing: Stay at Home ArchitectureLabDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Algeria01.09.2020, 19:00-20:00 CEST 
Response Alternatives in Emerging EuropePlenaryDigital onlyFAN Ambassador Hungary02.09.2020, 10:00-11:00 CEST
No More Video Evidence? Countering Deepfakes With TechnologyFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Senza Confini02.09.2020, 11:00-12:00 CEST
Low-Carbon Transition in Europe: Innovation & StrategiesFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Zürich02.09.2020, 12:00-13:00 CEST
God and the Machine: Religious Perspectives on AILabDigital onlyClub Alpbach Zürich02.09.2020, 16:00-17:00 CEST
Shaping Climate Policy Toward Climate JusticePlenaryBroadcastedIG Alpbach Wien02.09.2020, 18:30-19:30 CEST
CEE & the EU – Integration and Financial InstitutionsFireside ChatDigital onlyClub Alpbach Belgium Brussels03.09.2020, 18:30-19:30 
  • Please note that date and time of the events might change. Click on the title to see the details of the events.