Wenzel Mehnert


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    Research interests

    Wenzel Mehnert is a futurologist focusing on the imaginaries of new and emerging technologies. He researches, writes and teaches experimental methods of futurology. In his work, Wenzel Mehnert focuses on the intersection between speculative fictions and the evaluation of new and emerging sciences and technologies (e.g. A.I., SynBio, Internet of Things, etc.). He worked as a researcher at the Berlin University of the Arts, co-founded the Berlin Ethics Lab at the Technical University of Berlin and currently lives in Vienna, where he works at the Austrian Institute of Technology.

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
    • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
    • SDG 13 - Climate Action

    Education/Academic qualification

    Business and Economic Communication, Berlin University Of The Arts

    1 Oct 201430 Sept 2016

    Award Date: 30 Sept 2016

    Business and Economic Communication, Bachelor, Berlin University Of The Arts

    1 Oct 201130 Sept 2014

    Award Date: 30 Sept 2014

    External positions

    External affiliation, TU Berlin, Berlin

    1 Oct 202130 Sept 2023

    Former external affiliation, Berlin University Of The Arts

    1 Oct 201631 Mar 2022


    • BJ Ethics


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