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Profile | Karl Schlag

Economics Professor, University of Vienna In an unpredictable world, you need strategies that do not rely on being able to predict others. In this way, different people with different objectives can live together better.” Karl Schlag is not a big fan of games. “Games are kind of boring to me,” admitted the American-born German, 56. […]
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This Cruise Captain Has Traversed the Danube Over 500 Times

An interview with Jan de Bruijn, Captain, AMA Waterways“When I was first sailing on the Danube, the rules were not necessarily followed. Maybe it ...

Burhan Aygün | Uber driver, Airport Shuttle Service Owner

Whether we’re getting around by car, bike, metro or just heading across the street, it takes a whole city to keep us mobile.“Everybody’s heard o...

Profile | Lisl Ponger, Artist

Art can be a solitary craft, but for inspiring masterpieces to reach us, they need to go through many hands.“Living abroad changed everything for ...

Profile | Ernst Hilger, Gallerist

Art can be a solitary craft, but for inspiring masterpieces to reach us, they need to go through many hands.“If you want to have one word for the ...

Monika Sommer | Director of Haus der Geschichte Österreich

They have made democracy their business, whether as a software developer, university professor, museum director or in the parliamentary administration...

Birgit Sauer | Professor of Political Science at the University of Vienna

They have made democracy their business, whether as a software developer, university professor, museum director or in the parliamentary administration...

Profile I Children’s Book Author Thomas Brezina

We talked to four guardians of our collective consciousness in the world of photography, hospitality, urban history and children’s books“I...

Profile | Wien Museum Director Matti Bunzl

We talked to four guardians of our collective consciousness in the world of photography, hospitality, urban history and children’s books“A...

Profile I Founder of Supersense Florian Kaps

We talked to four guardians of our collective consciousness in the world of photography, hospitality, urban history and children’s books“N...

Profile | Philanthropist for the Homeless Cecily Corti

Wine, food and music are essential ingredients for the good life, but so are a roof over your head and people who care about you. With our fou...

Profile | Vintner and Heurigenwirt Keeper Peter Wolff

Wine, food and music are essential ingredients for the good life, but so are a roof over your head and people who care about you. With our fou...

Profile | No Isolation CEO and User Experience Designer Karen Dolva

Wine, food and music are essential ingredients for the good life, but so are a roof over your head and people who care about you. With our four interv...

Profile | They had a Dream – Nina Poláková

Ballerina, Vienna State OperaLife is short. A ballet dancer’s career is even shorter, as Vienna State Opera leading soloist Nina Poláková, 31, w...

Profile | They had a Dream – Roman Rafreider

News Anchorman, ORFRoman Rafreider, 47, finds the idea of identifying what his dream job was a little odd, since the keyword is the “dream” part...

Profile | Vienna’s Inside Men: Roman Hahslinger

Whether they’re uncovering drug cartels, teaching how to protect secrets, improving the image of the police department or fighting corruption, skeptic...

Profile | Luxurious Liaisons – Philip Hohenlohe

There are no rules in the world of luxury except that everything goes. The people who work with this clientele don’t sell a mere product, but provide ...

Profile | Guardians of Life & Death – Katharina Laimer

As we enter or leave this world, there are those seldom-thanked individuals that accompany us. We spoke to people who think and talk about living and ...

Profile | Guardians of Life & Death – Dr. Cornel Binder-Krieglstein

As we enter or leave this world, there are those seldom-thanked individuals that accompany us. We spoke to people who think and talk about living and ...

Kindling the Flame – Claudia Garád

On our path to a knowledge society, understanding the world around us is ever more important.We might use them every day, but few of us stop to ...

Kindling the Flame – Ali Mahlodji

On our path to a knowledge society, understanding the world around us is ever more important.On any given day, 50 to 60 people vie for Ali Mahlo...

Kindling the Flame – Lutz-Helmut Schön

On our path to a knowledged society, understanding the world around us is ever more important.When asked what he does for a living, Lutz-Helmut ...

Kindling the Flame – Melisa Erkurt

On our path to a knowledge society, understanding the world around us is ever more important.Fleeing the chaos of Bosnia in the 1990s and arrivi...