For her doctoral thesis on “Maschinengeschichten und Prozesswelten. Interferenzmuster des Ontomedialen zwischen Technowissenschaften und Prozessphilosophien” (Machine Stories and Process Worlds. OntoMedia Interference Patterns between Techno Sciences and Process Philosophies) Dr. Lisa Handel (33) was awarded the drupa Prize 2018. In her doctoral thesis written at the Faculty of Philosophy at Heinrich-Heine University in Düsseldorf the cultural and media scientist calls for a new thinking in view of the increasing computerisation and digitisation of all areas of life.
Printing the Future – and Then Embracing it. drupa 2020
With a new key visual and a new claim, the crucial preparation phase for the drupa 2020 has begun – three years before the event. And the prognosis is good: Organizations are estimating an increase of over 40 billion US Dollars in the field of packaging printing alone – a future the industry is happy to embrace.