Meet the Profs: Interview with Prof. Dr. Alexander Schönmann and Prof. Dr. Jan Oliver Schwarz

Today we introduce you to Prof. Dr. Ing. Alexander Schönmann and Prof. Dr. Jan Oliver Schwarz - two professors who have been working at THI since the beginning of September 2021 and are driving the establishment of the Bavarian Foresight Institute (in formation). The central component of the institute is the English-language degree program "Global Foresight and Technology Management," which will enter its second round in the summer semester. In our short video interview, the two professors talk about their careers, their plans after graduation, their path to THI, and what they wish for the future - in terms of teaching and their work at THI. And speaking of wishes: The application phase for the start of studies with us in the summer semester is currently running until January 15, 2022! In addition to many other courses, the master's program "Global Foresight and Technology Management" is also starting. This program teaches interdisciplinary skills at the interface of technology, economics and sociology with a strong foresight focus - skills that play a central role due to the current changes in the economy, technology and society.  So: apply online now at

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