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Books/Reports:

Balling, van Dun, Verdauger: (2011). LIEU Peer Review Process. Report from the commitee of referees. Pic

Balling (2010). An Analysis of Effects of European and National Guidelines on the Implementation of New Knowledge Transfer Policies at Institutional and Member State Level. Directorate-General for Research. European Research Area: Knowledge-based economy. Som én rapport. Som del af rapportsamling. ENGLISH

Balling (a.o.) (2009). Metrics for Knowledge Transfer from Public Research Organisations in Europe. Directorate-General for Research. European Research Area: Knowledge-based economy. ENGLISH

Balling (a.o.) (2008). Nordic Technology Transfer Network in the Nordic Region. Nordic Innovation Center. ENGLISH

Balling (2005). Mennesket er en maskine; Det teknovidenskabeligt kunstigt skabte menneske i et kulturelt imaginært perspektiv. Ph.d.-afhandling, ITU. København. Omtale af forsvar.

Balling & Schuler (2004). Science Cafe; Science, Art and Culture. Århus: Hovedland. ENGLISH

Balling & Schuler (2002): Videnskabscaféen; videnskab, kunst og kultur. Hovedland. Århus. Pressemeddelelse. Anmeldelse

Balling (ed. & cowriter) (2002): Fremtidens Krop. Debathæfte for gymnasieskolen. Jyllands Posten, Århus. Det Etiske Råds version eller bestil gratis hos IT og Telestyrelsen på tlf. 33 37 92 28.

Balling, Fazakerly & Skot-Hansen (2001). KUF i det uprøvede grænsefelt. København: Kulturministeriet.

 

Papers, Chapters and Articles, selections:

Balling a.o. (2014) The cultural shaping of science cafés in Denmark and Japan. East Asian Science, Technology and Society: an International Journal. Duke University Press. (Acceptered,. not published yet)

Balling a.o. (2012): Science café in the Perspective of a Three-Level Translation Model of Science Communication. In proceedings from "Europe's Science Cafés Thinking Forward. Crete, Greece, July.

Balling (2012). Artistic Consequenses of Technology Insinuating Itself into the Huamn Body. In: Wamberg (et.al.) (eds.): The Postmodern Condition; Ethics, Aesthetics and Politics of Biotechnological Challenges. Århus: Aarhus University Press, p. 128-141. (With a.o. Chris Hables Gray, Francis Fukuyama etc.) Content , Introduction ENGLISH

Balling & Jarl (2010). Danish Technology Transfer in an Nordic and European Perspective. Paper til proceedings for NETVAL konference 2010 (Italienske universiteters teknologioverførsels-netværk). Sardinien, september. ENGLISH

Balling (2009). Art and the constructed human body. Text for the Ethical Council, project Homo Artefakt.

Balling (2009). The cyborg in early literature. Text for the Ethical Council, project Homo Artefakt.

Balling & Sorensen (2008). Create A Vision of Homo Sapien 2.0. In: Balling & Sørensen (red.). Designing the Body, Artifact. Vol 2, Issue 3-4. NY: Routledge, 2009, p.137-139. ENGLISH

Balling & Hvidtfelt Nielsen(2008). Videnskab i dialog: En fiktiv videnskabscafé om videnskabscaféen. In: BIOZOOM. No. 3. årg. 11. Danish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, p. 15-19.

Balling & Frank (2007). Dialoque in Cyberspace. British Councils oversættelse af Dialog i Cyberspace In: Balling & Lippert-Rasmussen (eds.) (2005). Det menneskelige eksperiment. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, p. 220-235. ENGLISH

Balling (2007). Teknologiens svøbe, et spørgsmål om fremtid... og fortid. I tidskriftet Turbulens. Temanummer om liv, krop, teknologi. In: Turbulens. Vol 10, Theme issue on life, body and technology.

Balling & Emmeche (2005). Det posthumane natteliv - om stamceller, alkymi og fornuftens stemme. In: Balling & Lippert-Rasmussen (eds.) (2005). Det menneskelige eksperiment. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, p.122-142.

Balling & Frank (2005): Dialog i cyberspace. I Balling & Lippert-Rasmussen (eds.): Det menneskelieg eksperiment. Museum Tusculanum, Copenhagen, p. 220-235.

Balling & Schuler (2004): Tværfaglige visioner. In BIOZOOM. Vol. 2. 2004. årg.7. Danish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. p. 29-34.

Balling (2004): Når mænd skaber sig; Pygmalion, Golem og Homunculus. In: Aabille m.fl. (eds.) (2004). KUAKA; Kunst, Teknologi og Krop. Copenhagen: Copenhagen University and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, p 8 - 15.

Balling (2004). Computeren i kontekst; i hovedet, i samfundet, i æstetikken og under armen. In: Engholm & Klastrup (eds.) (2004). Digitale Verdener. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, p. 41-57.

Balling & Schuler (2004): Teknologi, kunst og refleksion. In Museum Trapholts exibition catalogue Krydsfelt Vol. 02. p. 16-18. Del 1, Del 2, Del 3.

Balling (2004). Når teknofobi bliver til teknomediering: Metropolis under overfladen. In: Lippert-Rasmussen (eds.) (2004). Der må da være en grænse? Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum, p. 199-235.

Balling (2003). Blade Runner: Revolution & evolution. In: Markussen & Bryld (eds.) (2003). Cyberkulturer & rekonfigurationer. Frederiksberg: Samfundslitteratur, p. 149 - 175. Anmeldelse.

Balling (2003): Den iscenesatte computer; simuleringsoverskridelser i kunstig intelligens og kunstigt liv. Technical report ITU-TR-2003-1.pdf, ie ITU Technical Report Year 2003, No. 28 in pdf format. p. 1 - 45.

Balling (2002). Når mennesket formes i elektronikkens spejl. In: Balling (eds.) (2002). Homo sapiens 2.0; når teknologien kryber under huden. København: GAD, p. 15-40.

Balling & Holm Sørensen (2002): Teknologiens fadermord; et scenarie over humanismens sejr og menneskets endeligt. In the University magazine Moment February.

Balling & Pedersen (2001). Kan man leve af at være forfatter. In: Litteraturrådets tidsskriftsserie Vol. 1, p. 4-20.

Balling & Pedersen (2001): der, die, das. Artikel i Kunsttidsskriftet Katalog: Journal of photography and video, sommer.

Balling (1999). Når Teknikken kryber under huden; 0-1-0-0-0-1-0-1-1-1-1-1-0. In: Art Museum Arken's exibition catalogue for Mennesket, p. 71-82 & 217-224.

Balling (1999). Cyborg. encyclopedic text for Den Store Danske Encyklopædi, as part of Claus Emmeche's text on "Organisme", Copenhagen: Gyldendal.

Balling (1999). Det tekniske menneske. Price winning article in the daily newspaper Berlingske Tidende, March 30. 1999.

Balling (1998). Teknikkens svøbe - et spørgsmål om fremtid...og fortid. In: Øjeblikket #38. 8. årgang, p.12-15.

 

Lectures in Denmark and abroad, selections:

2011 Balling, Hvidtfelt: Science, Art and Technology". Invited speaker at Tokyo Institute of Technology. Tokyo, October.

2011 Balling: Junior science café experiences from Denmark. Invited speaker at the International Educational Conference Designing the School of Tomorrow (www.schooloftomorrow.gr). Athens, January. ENGLISH

2010 Balling: Art as the Experimentarium of Consequenses of Technology Insinuating Itself Into the Body. Invited speaker at the conference "The Postmodern Condition; Long Perspectives, Imminent Decisions" with Francis Fukuyama among others. Aarhus University. ENGLISH

2010 Balling: An Analysis of Effects of European and National Guidelines on the Implementation of New Knowledge Transfer Policies at Institutional and Member State Level. Presentation or EU Commission's Scientific and Technical Research Committee. Bruxelles, januar. ENGLISH

2009 Balling: Teknologiske forestillinger om mennesket. Guest lecturer at Århus Universitet. March.

2009 Balling: Innovative Technology Transfer Tools; From national patent exchange to Nordic Regional Technology Transfer Network. Invited speaker at NUAS (Nordic Universitie's annual conference) i Oslo, Norway. January. ENGLISH

2008 Balling: Danish Techtrans and Innovative Experiments. Invited speaker at Proton Europe's conference Building Succesful Partnerships, Torino, Italy. January. ENGLISH

2007 Balling: Building Patent Exchange and the Nordic Regional Technology Transfer Network. Invited speaker at AURILs conference The Business Facing University - Building the Profession, Cork, Irland. October. ENGLISH

2007 Balling: The Nordic Approach to Technology Transfer - From Statistics to Virtual Patent Exchange and Knowledge Pools. Inviteret oplægsholder på China EU Symposiumon on Innovative Mannagement of Technology Transfer. China, September. Billed1, Billed2. ENGLISH

2007 Balling: Getting the Public Involved (PowerPoint). Invited speaker at Oxford Universitets workshop om Enhancing Technologies. March. Portrait, Workshop pictures. ENGLISH

2007 Balling: Meanings, Movements and Mechanisms. Lecture at the Seminar New Circus: Text and Tricks. Copenhagen University, April.

2006 Balling: To create broader national debates on ethics around the human/machine issue. Guest lecturer at "Seminars in Ethics of Technology". Hokkaido Universitet, Japan. March. ENGLISH

2006 Balling: Science Communication in Denmark and Europe. Keynote at Conference on Science Comminication". Hokkaido University, Japan. March. Science café manifest in Japanese. Japanese article on the Danish Science Café: side 1, side 2, side 3. Written by Takeshi Okahashi in Citizens' Science vol. 13, 2006 page 31-33. ENGLISH

2005 From Androids to Cyborgs. Guest lecturer at Copenhagen University at the course "Cyberpunk and Cybercultures".

2005 Menneskemaskinens kulturhistorie. Invited lecture "Årgangsforelæsning" at the Royal School of Library and Information Sciences.

2004 Mennesket er en maskine, Guest lecturer at the Friday lecture at Information- and Media Science at Aarhus University.

2004 The Science Café: Science, Art and Culture, Invited lecture for the Collocvium at Institute for History of Science, Aarhus University.

2003 Balling: Technology and Shifting Body Perspectives. Paper at the conference Body Modification: Changing Body Changing Selves. Macquarie University,Sydney, Australia. ENGLISH

2003 Kunst, fiktion og teknologi; hvem sætter den teknovidenskabelige dagsorden? paper at the conference "Der må da være en grænse" at Copenhagen University.

2003 Kunstige mennesker og den moderne verden. Invited lecture " Årgangsforelæsning" at at the Royal School of Library and Information Sciences.

2003 The qualified and the essential body. Guest Lecturer at the research seminar on the body, body identities and body images at Copenhagen University.

2003 Balling: The Cinematic Cyborg and Virtual Screen Reality Oplæg på Sixth International Literature and Humanities Conference at Eastern Mediterranean University i Famagusta. ENGLISH

2003 Mennesket & Maskinen. Guest lecturer at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts.

2003 By, Menneske, Maskine. Guest lecturer at the Scool of Architects in Aarhus at the Seminar "Industriens Rum".

2002 Balling: Homo sapiens 2.0; Metaphor and techno-flesh. Paper at the conference Third Space Seminar ved Lund/Malmö University.

2002 Balling: Defining technologies and the relationship between the human and the computer. Lecturer at the course "Future Studies" at Letnji University in Serbia. ENGLISH

2002 Balling: Holdninger til teknologi i fiktion, kunst og presse. Guest lecturer at Institute for Archeology and Etnology, Copenhagen University.

 

Conference talks, selection:

2012 Balling: Key Note at the conference International Ecosystems: the role of University, Science Parks, Incubators and Early stage Capital and workshop leader of the session Building up a Technology Transfer Community from a Government Perspective at the International Course under Open Innovation Seminar, Sao Paolo, Brazil, Pic1, pic2, pic3, pic4. November.

2012 Balling: Invited speaker, chair and moderator of the session Academia and Industry: Finding the Balance ved EU Israel Technology Transfer Seminar, Tel Aviv, Israel. Pic1, pic2, pic3, November.

2012 Balling, Hvidtfelt: Science café in the Perspective of a Three-Level Translation Model of Science Communication. Invited speakers at the conference "Europe's Science Cafés Thinking Forward. Crete, Greece, July.

2011 Balling: The Danish Model. Paper and expert panel at CIP Forum. Expert panel: "University Technology Transfer - towards more entrepreneurial and entrepreneurial models". With a.o. Robin Razor (President AUTM), Paul van Dun (Head of TTO at K.U. Leuven).

2010 Balling: Danish Technology Transfer in an Nordic and European Perspective. Paper at the NETVAL summer conference 2010 . Sardinia, September.

2009 Balling: Exploitation of University Intellectual Property. Paper and expert panel at CIPForum, Göteborg, September.

2006 Balling: Bridging the Knowledge Gap: A Danish Objective Invited lecturer at the conference: Databanking and Global Drug Development. Haag, Holland. November.

 

Books edited:

Balling & Gadsbøll (2010) (eds.). Characteristics of the Innovative University. Aarhus: Hovedland.

Balling & Sørensen (2009) (Guest eds.). Designing the Body. Artifact. Vol. 2, Issue 3-4, 2008. New York: Routledge. (With the american philosopher Daniel Dennett among others).

Balling (ed.) (2008). "From Research to reality; 12 Stories on Researchers" Aarhus: Hovedland. review. Media spin off.

Balling (ed.) (2008). "Fra forskning til virkelighed; 12 forskerhistorier" Hovedland, Aarhus 2008. review. Media spin off.

Balling & Gadsbøll (2008) (eds.). Make the Contact - Get the Contract. Aarhus: Hovedland.

Balling & Gadsbøll (2007) (eds.). Technology Transfer and Economic Development. Aarhus: Hovedland. (Featuring Tom Hockaday, head of ISIS Innovation, Oxford Universitet among others). Review

Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye & Zerlang (eds.) (2006). Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. Copenhagen: GAD. Review in Berlingske: tekstudgave. Review scan from the newspaper: Cover story, review. Review from History-online. Collectors book club.

Balling & Lippert-Rasmussen (eds.) (2006). Det menneskelige eksperiment. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum. Review from the dayli Information. Read the book!

Balling (red. og medforfatter) (2002): Homo sapiens 2.0; når teknologien kryber under huden. GAD, København. Interview Harddisken P1 15 m., P1-review audio 5 m., P1-review, Interview by Egon Clausen P1 30 m., on the book, content list, intro chapter.

Balling: (red. og medforfatter) (2000) Den virtuelle debatbog. Published in collaboration with Experimentarium og The Ethical Council.

 

Translations:

Filippo Tommaso Marinetti: Futurist-manifestet (Manifeste du Futurisme 1909). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (eds.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 159-163.

Max Weber: Magt og Bureaukrati (Uddrag fra Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft 1922). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (red.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 332-334.

Ernst Toller: Det nye menneske (From Eine Jugend in Deutschland 1933). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (red.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 335-336.

Alan Turing: Computere og intelligens (From Computing Machinery and Intelligence 1950). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (eds.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 106-122.

Jürgen Habermas: Den borgerlige offentlighed - dens fremvækst og forfald (From Strukturwandel der Öffentlichkeit 1962). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (eds.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 293-300.

Hans Magnus Enzensberger: På jagt efter det tabte sprog (From Group 47. German postwar litterature. An Anthology 1965). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (eds.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 386-396.

J. David Bolter: Turings mand (From Turing's Man: Western Culture in the Computer Age 1984). In Balling, Bogh, Reeh, Sandbye og Zerlang (eds.): Den Moderne Kulturs Historie. GAD. Copenhagen 2006. P. 636-639.


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