TU Wien Informatics

Austrian Computer Science Day 2014

  • 2014-06-06
  • Research

Annually this event provides a communication platform for highlighting the excellence of Austrian computer science.

Distinguished computer scientists will present a variety of attractive topics, illustrating the broad scope and the impact of national research. Similar to last year, eight researchers from different computer science departments at national and international universities will give an overview over the computer science research done in Austria. Furthermore, there will be included a poster session in order to allow PhD students to present and discuss their work with the community.


08:00 Registration

08:50 Opening and Welcome Horst Bischof, Vice Rector for Research, TU Graz

Keynote: 3D Image Analysis and Synthesis – The World inside the Computer Hans-Peter Seidel, MPI Saarbrücken

Learning Better Image Features Vincent Lepetit, TU Graz

10:45 Coffee break

11:15 Leveraging Twitter and LOD for Recommender Systems Eva Zangerle, University of Innsbruck

On Privacy-Protecting and Self-Organizing Cameras Bernhard Rinner, University of Klagenfurt

12:45 Lunch break

14:00 LumiConSense: Towards a Fully Transparent, Flexible, and Scalable Thin-Film Image- and Depth-Sensor Oliver Bimber, University of Linz

Keynote: “What is Mathematics?” “What is Computer Science?” Descriptions, Images, Panoramas Günter M. Ziegler, Freie Universität Berlin

15:45 Coffee break

16:15 A Matter of Time: Visual Analytics of Time-Oriented Data Silvia Miksch, TU Wien

Human-Computer Interaction in the Wild: Contexutal Experiences for Specialized Contexts Manfred Tscheligi, University of Salzburg

17:45 Closing


Attendance is free of charge but please note that a registration until May 16, 2014 is required.

This event is organized by the IST Austria, TU Vienna, University of Vienna, TU Graz, JKU Linz, the Universities of Salzburg, Innsbruck and Klagenfurt with support by the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (bmvit).


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