"Overweight and Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence: Social Causes and Countermeasures. Conclusions of an Expert Delphi". Presentation at the second meeting of the International Advisory Board, Dec. 12 2008 in Stuttgart. Charts: (English)

Participation at the GoverNat-Summer-School Stuttgart: "Empirical Social Research", August 6 2008 at the Telekom Hotel Stuttgart. Speaking about "Computer based Qualitative Data Analysis" together with Jürgen Deuschle. Charts (3,3 MB, English);  Working paper referring to the examples used (English)

"How serious is the risk of being male?" Lecture at the Annual Conference „Risk Management“, March 5th 2007 in Wiesbaden.

"Emergence of Risk - Risk Perception - Risk Communication - Acceptability of Risks". Lecture at the  closed conference "Risk Research" in Hagen, November 2nd 2006.

"Obesity - a case for research on addiction?" Lecture at the 29th Federal Congress of Drugs (BundesDrogenKongress), May 22 2006 at Potsdam.  

"GM-Food as Perceived by the German Public". Lecture at the closed conference "Genetic Engineering in the Public´s Opinion" by the Institute "Technologies - Theology - Science" (TTN) at Munich University, Oct. 5 2005.

"Are the Germans ready for the future? Comments on the acceptability of innovative technologies amongst the German public." Contribution to a series of lectures to the topic "Technology Assessment" managed by the " Institute for Human Factors and Technology Management" at the University of Stuttgart (IAT) (April 26, 2005)

Attendance at the ›International Leverhulme Advisory Panel Meeting on Risk Research‹, on January 27 2005 (British Academy, London).

"Risks as Perceived and Evaluated by the General Public". Lecture at the Workshop "Risk 21: Coping with Risks Due to Natural Hazards in the 21st Century" by CENAT, Dec. 1 2004 in Ascona, Switzerland. Abstract: 

"Towards the Perception of Terrorism, its Risks and Management by the German Public". Lecture at the Annual Conference of the "Society for Risk Analysis Europe" (SRA-E), Paris, November 15, 2004.

"Terrorism and its Risks as Perceived by the German Public". Presentation at the international Conference "Disasters and Society", by the "Center for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction Technology" (CEDIM), University of Karlsruhe, Tuesday 27 August 2004. Abstract:   

"New Insights of Risk Perception Research". Mini Symposia at the "SRA World Congress on Risk", June 25, 2003. (Session chair) Abstract:    Presentation: "What explains the public´s willingness to accept risks?"

Attendance at a preparatory meeting for a conference about the topic »Critical Issues on Risk Research«, organized by the University of Iowa in Chicago (USA) on August 17th, 2002.

»Risk as Perceived by the Public - Disparities of Qualitative and Quantitative Findings«, on the 12th SRA Europe Annual Meeting in Berlin on July 23rd, 2002. Abstract:     

Session chair of a workshop titled »Empirical Research on Risk Perception« at the 12th SRA Europe Annual Meeting in Berlin, 2002.

Attendance at the ›Third International Leverhulme Advisory Panel Meeting on Risk Research‹, on July 3rd, 2002 in Lavenham (GB).

»Societal Modernization and Global Climate Change - Winners, Losers, and Obstacles to Social Action«. Lecture on June 19th, 2002 at the 9th conference »Social Justice«, of the ›International Society for Justice Research (ISJR)‹ in Skövde, Sweden. Abstract:   

»Perception and valuation of nuclear technology in the Federal Republic of Germany«, on February 1st, 2002 on a workshop of the ›German Nuclear Forum‹ in Berlin.

Lecture with the title: »Research on Risk Perception. Strategies and Findings of the Baden-Württemberg Risk Survey 2001« on Jan. 29th , 2002 at the Center for Environmental Research (CER) of the University of East Anglia in Norwich (GB)

»Perception and Evaluation of Risks. Findings of the Baden-Württemberg Risk Survey 2001« and »Determining Risk Acceptability - Sole Matter of Proximal Predictors?« Lectures at the annual meeting of SRA on December 3rd, 2001 in Seattle (USA). Abstract:   








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