TU Wien Informatics

2021

Oct 2021

  • Oct 21, 2021 People, Excellence The IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on the Internet (TCI) honors Schahram Dustdar with its 2021 Distinguished Service Award.
  • Oct 20, 2021 People, Award, Excellence The Austrian Statistical Society (ÖSG) has awarded this year's Gerhart Bruckmann Prize to Niki Popper.
  • Oct 20, 2021 Digital Humanism, Event, Social Responsibility Researchers from TU Wien and Viennese companies present work in Digital Humanism and Digitalization in Health and Care.
  • Oct 14, 2021 Award, Competition, Excellence, Students The 9th F1TENTH Grand Prix of 1:10-scale autonomous racing cars took place in Prague. The TU Wien team won this international competition.
  • Oct 13, 2021 Public Lecture, Security & Privacy The ViSP Distinguished Lecture Series continues with a talk by Bryan Ford of EPFL, Switzerland.
  • Oct 12, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Social Responsibility Ben Shneiderman talks about Human-Centered AI (HCAI), an emerging new synthesis of AI technologies and HCI approaches.
  • Oct 7, 2021 Award, Faculty, Excellence, Students Despite obstacles due to the Corona crisis, our faculty’s lecturers maintain excellent teaching and were honored for their special commitment.
  • Oct 7, 2021 Open Position, DC LogiCS, Doctoral School We are looking for talented candidates for twenty predoc positions at LogiCS@TUWien.
  • Oct 5, 2021 Studies, Event, First Steps, Students Our online event where we answer your questions about our master programs, extended study opportunities, and other issues we can help you with.
  • Oct 4, 2021 Event, First Steps, Doctoral School, Students Our event where we answer your questions about our doctoral program, and other issues we can help you with.
  • Oct 1, 2021 Award, Studies, Excellence A team around Peter Purgathofer receives an award at Ars Docendi, Austrian State Prize for Good Teaching, for their course of “Ways of Thinking in Informatics”.
  • Oct 1, 2021 People, Excellence Computer Scientist Schahram Dustdar, professor at TU Wien, has been appointed President of the Asia-Pacific Artificial Intelligence Association (AAIA).
  • Oct 1, 2021 Studies, Event, First Steps Am 1. Oktober 2021 findet der Beginners‘ Day statt. Sie erhalten alle wichtigen Informationen über die Bachelorstudien Informatik und Wirtschaftsinformatik.

Sep 2021

  • Sep 22, 2021 Digital Humanism, Research, Social Responsibility A collection of 46 articles from experts with different disciplinary backgrounds, who provide their view on the interplay of human and machine.
  • Sep 8, 2021 Award, Faculty, Excellence The committee honors Laura for her outstanding and continued contribution to informatics.
  • Sep 2, 2021 People, News, Faculty Renata is delighted to be back at TU Wien, where she did her Post-Doc. In her research, she tries to integrate Visual Analytics into clinical decision making.

Aug 2021

  • Aug 12, 2021 News, Faculty, Excellence Shahram was invited to the Academy of the United Nations Sciences and Technology Organization.
  • Aug 12, 2021 Open Position, Research We are looking for candidates for a postdoc position in Embedded Computing Systems.
  • Aug 5, 2021 Digital Humanism, News, Social Responsibility The ministers of foreign affairs of Austria, the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic signed the Poysdorf Declaration on Digital Humanism.

Jul 2021

  • Jul 29, 2021 Open Position We are looking for candidates for an office services position in Business Informatics.
  • Jul 29, 2021 Open Position, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position in Computer Vision.
  • Jul 22, 2021 Open Position, DC SecInt, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for two predoc positions at DC SecInt.
  • Jul 22, 2021 Open Position, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for two predoc positions in Logic and Computation.
  • Jul 15, 2021 Open Position, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for two predoc positions in Computer Graphics.
  • Jul 15, 2021 Open Position, Research, Faculty We invite applications from qualified candidates for this full-time tenure-track position until September 9, 2021. Estimated starting date March 2022.
  • Jul 12, 2021 The Long Read, Bachelor with Honors, Excellence, Students We asked our Bachelor with Honors students and graduates for their experiences. Here are some of their amazing stories.
  • Jul 8, 2021 Open Position We are looking for candidates for three senior lecturer positions.
  • Jul 8, 2021 Open Position, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position in Computer Graphics.
  • Jul 5, 2021 Conference, Event Join our hybrid conference on the Integration of Constraint Programming, Artificial Intelligence, and Operations Research.
  • Jul 1, 2021 Open Position We are looking for candidates for an IT services position in Parallel Computing.
  • Jul 1, 2021 Open Position, Students We are looking for candidates for student staff positions in Security and Privacy and Computer Graphics.

Jun 2021

  • Jun 30, 2021 News, FWF, DC LogiCS, Women in Informatics, Doctoral School, Excellence Shqiponja Ahmetaj, Katalin Fazekas, and Zeynep Saribatur Yaman receive the prestigious FWF grant for their scientific careers. 
  • Jun 29, 2021 #5qw, People, Excellence Johannes noticed that despite the nerdy informatics image, you need to display social skills for communicating successfully in big software projects.
  • Jun 29, 2021 Open Position, Research, Faculty We invite applications from qualified candidates for this full-time position until August 22, 2021. Estimated starting date July 2022.
  • Jun 29, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Social Responsibility Roberto Di Cosmo (INRIA, France) and Edward A. Lee (UC Berkeley, USA) discuss the role of software in cultural heritage.
  • Jun 24, 2021 Open Position, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position in Automation Systems.
  • Jun 24, 2021 Studies, First Steps, Students In diesem geführten Kurs für Studienbeginner_innen werden grundlegende Programmierkonzepte vermittelt und anhand von Übungsbeispielen gefestigt.
  • Jun 24, 2021 Studies, First Steps, Students Um den Start in das Informatikstudium zu erleichtern, bieten wir den Onlinekurs „Programmieren mit Processing“ zum Selbststudium an.
  • Jun 24, 2021 Public Lecture, Social Responsibility This talk aims to reflect on how we decolonise our ways of being and research within humanitarian, universities and community spaces.
  • Jun 23, 2021 News, Doctoral School, Excellence, Social Responsibility For her dissertation, Katharina won the Young Experts Award at the Austrian Computer Science Day 2021.
  • Jun 21, 2021 People, Doctoral School, Excellence The EuroVis Best PhD Dissertation Award recognizes outstanding dissertations in academic research over topics relevant to visualization.
  • Jun 17, 2021 News, Social Responsibility Digital skills enhancement promises a new training program for MPs, with top computer scientists from TU Wien Informatics as teachers.
  • Jun 17, 2021 Epilog, Report, Graduation, Excellence We honored our most excellent students for their achievements and bestowed them their awards in a hybrid ceremony. 
  • Jun 17, 2021 Open Position, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position in Computer Vision.
  • Jun 16, 2021 Epilog, Event, Excellence Once more this semester, we honor our most excellent graduates for their outstanding achievements—and invite you to be virtually part of the award ceremony.
  • Jun 15, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Social Responsibility What are the effects of corporate surveillance in either autocracies or liberal democracies?
  • Jun 11, 2021 Continuous Learning, Alumni, Public Outreach Lernen Sie losgelöst vom globalen Hype Methoden und Aspekte Künstlicher Intelligenz und Möglichkeiten ihrer Anwendung kennen.
  • Jun 10, 2021 Open Position, Students We are looking for candidates for a student staff position in Business Informatics.
  • Jun 10, 2021 Public Lecture, Social Responsibility In her talk, Laura Forlano (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA) looks into how we might create a more generous understanding of human-machine relations.
  • Jun 8, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Social Responsibility Irina Orssich (European Commission) aims at contributing to the public debate of how AI should be regulated in the future.

May 2021

Apr 2021

  • Apr 29, 2021 Open Position, Students We are looking for candidates for a student staff position in Information Systems Engineering.
  • Apr 29, 2021 Open Position We are looking for candidates for an administrative staff position in Artifact-based Computing and User Research.
  • Apr 29, 2021 Open Position We are looking for candidates for a sysadmin position in Security and Privacy.
  • Apr 29, 2021 Studies, First Steps, Students Als Vorbereitung auf das Studium und als Ausgleich der unterschiedlichen Voraussetzungen bieten wir den Prolog an.
  • Apr 22, 2021 Report, Women in Informatics, Social Responsibility Anlässlich des Girls in ICT Day diskutierte unser Panel darüber, wie man den Frauenanteil in der Informatik erhöhen kann.
  • Apr 22, 2021 Open Position, Students We are looking for candidates for a student staff position in Theory and Logic.
  • Apr 22, 2021 Event, Panel Discussion, Women in Informatics, Public Outreach, Social Responsibility Anlässlich des Girls in ICT Day diskutieren wir darüber, wie man mehr Mädchen und Frauen in die Informatik holt.
  • Apr 20, 2021 Report, Research, Excellence Frank Leymann, first Kurt Gödel Visiting Professor at TU Wien Informatics, gave an introduction to quantum computing.
  • Apr 20, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Social Responsibility How can apps like the “Green Passport” be made reliable and privacy-preserving? And can they pave the way back to normality?
  • Apr 19, 2021 Public Lecture, Event Frank Leymann, first Kurt Gödel Visiting Professor at TU Wien Informatics, will talk about the potential of quantum computers.
  • Apr 15, 2021 Public Lecture, Social Responsibility G. Kannabiran reflects on how sexuality-related work has progressed and discusses challenges in studying design for sexual wellbeing.
  • Apr 15, 2021 Studies, Admission, Education Outreach Wir beraten Sie persönlich und beantworten Fragen zu unseren Bachelorstudien Informatik und Wirtschaftsinformatik sowie zum Aufnahmeverfahren und Reihungstest.
  • Apr 14, 2021 Public Lecture, Security & Privacy Sarah Meiklejohn (UCL) will discuss efficient solutions for verifiability and the difficulties of achieving privacy-preserving auditing.
  • Apr 13, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Women in Informatics, Social Responsibility This panel focuses on how different voices and interests can be included in the development and application of digital technologies.
  • Apr 1, 2021 Open Position, Research We are looking for candidates for a postdoc position in Theory and Logic.
  • Apr 1, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position in Information and Software Engineering.

Mar 2021

  • Mar 29, 2021 Award, Research, Faculty, Excellence Laura received the award for her work in logical methods that make computer systems more secure.
  • Mar 25, 2021 Open Position, Research We are looking for candidates for a postdoc position in Visual Analytics.
  • Mar 25, 2021 Public Lecture, Social Responsibility Christina Harrington explores concepts of community collectivism as a way to address challenges of health and racial equity.
  • Mar 23, 2021 VCLA, Students Our VCLA calls for nominations of outstanding Master’s and Bachelor’s theses in the field of logic and computer science until May 7th.
  • Mar 23, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, Social Responsibility This panel focuses on how digital technologies' ethical and social aspects can be handled adequately in academic research.
  • Mar 18, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for five predoc positions in Visual Computing and Human-Centered Technology.
  • Mar 18, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School The doctoral college Secure and Intelligent Human-Centric Digital Technologies is looking for candidates.
  • Mar 11, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for two predoc positions in Logic and Computation.
  • Mar 10, 2021 Public Lecture, Security & Privacy Bart Preneel (KU Leuven) will provide details on the experience with the Coronalert app in Belgium.
  • Mar 8, 2021 Guest Professor, Doctoral School A renowned expert in his field, professor Thomas “Tommie” Meyer will join us in the coming summer term.
  • Mar 4, 2021 Studies, Event, Education Outreach, Public Outreach Maßgeschneiderte Beratung für Studieninteressierte und praxisnahe Tipps beim Speed Mentoring gibt es auf der Bildungsmesse BeSt.
  • Mar 2, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position at the #SafeSecLab.

Feb 2021

Jan 2021

  • Jan 28, 2021 Open Position, Research We are looking for candidates for a postdoc position in E-Commerce.
  • Jan 28, 2021 Public Lecture, Women in Informatics, Social Responsibility Kishonna Gray explores how technology disparately impacts women and people of color, and how they are excluded from public spaces.
  • Jan 26, 2021 Digital Humanism, Public Lecture, News, Panel Discussion, Social Responsibility This panel will focus on the modern colonial powers in cyberspace—global concerns controlling digital platforms and social networks.
  • Jan 26, 2021 Public Lecture, Guest Professor, Doctoral School Our Doctoral School invites to a talk by David G. Stork about applications of AI methods on the interpretation of fine art.
  • Jan 25, 2021 People, Interview Being at home in the worlds of academia and industry, Florian explains why he deems it essential not to get stuck too early in your career.
  • Jan 21, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School We are looking for candidates for a predoc position in Cyber-Physical Systems.
  • Jan 18, 2021 News, Education Outreach, Social Responsibility With the Buddies@School initiative, our Educational Outreach team supports schools also in times of the Corona pandemic.
  • Jan 14, 2021 Public Lecture, Event, Social Responsibility Bo Ruberg presents an overview of queer game-making practices and the politics of queer independent video games, including their aesthetics and future.
  • Jan 14, 2021 Public Lecture, News, Logic and Algorithms, VCLA Georg Gottlob will give the first Vienna Logic Day Lecture on the occasion of the World Logic Day 2021.
  • Jan 13, 2021 Open Position, Research, Doctoral School The positions are offered within the FWF START Grant “Rucon” and the CHIST-ERA/FWF funded project “SWAIN”. Deadline: January 20th, 2021.
  • Jan 13, 2021 People, News, Faculty, Excellence For his fundamental contributions to contemporary computing, the ACM Fellows program recognized Thomas Eiter among the top 1% of ACM members.
  • Jan 13, 2021 Public Lecture, Event, Security & Privacy The ViSP is launching its Lecture Series with Andrei Sabelfeld’s talk on critical security issues of TAPs.
  • Jan 8, 2021 Open Position, Research The Vice Rectorate for Research and Innovation is looking for candidates for a postdoc position in Smart Communities and Technologies.