Informatics, TU Vienna

Faculty of Informatics, TU Wien

The Faculty of Informatics at TU Wien is the gravitational center of informatics in Austria. Our faculty is the country’s largest research and educational institution in the area of informatics and business informatics.

News

Dirk Bartz Prize for Visual Computing in Medicine 2017 - EUROGRAPHICS 2017. Visualization team wins 'Best Overall Concept Award' at the "BootCamp for Sciencepreneurs"
Mon, May 8, 2017 — Auszeichnung, Forschung

Georg Gottlob honoured with Lovelace Medal. Gottlob, Professor of Computer Science at the Faculty of Informatics, been selected as the winner of the top award in computing in the UK.
Thu, May 4, 2017 — Auszeichnung

CfA: Diploma Supplement on Innovation. The Innovation Incubation Center (i²c) opens the call for the Diploma Supplement on Innovation

International breeze for the spring semester. Vienna PhD School of Informatics is hosting renowned visiting professors
Thu, March 9, 2017 — Course, Forschung, Vortrag

Events and Dates

Vienna Gödel Lecture 2017. Ricardo Baeza-Yates. — Ricardo Baeza-Yates (former Yahoo Labs Vice-president) will talk about the "Bias in the Web"
Thu, June 8, 2017 17:30 –19:00 — TU Wien, EI 7 — Veranstaltung

Introduction to DEEP LEARNING. Philipp Grohs, Michael Wand. — Basic Concepts in Machine Learning, Introduction to (Convolutional) Neural Networks, Applications, Towards Mathematical Understanding of Deep Learning
Mon, May 29, 2017 09:00 –17:30 — TU Wien, Zeichensaal 3 — Forschung, Vortrag

Minefield of experience: A mixture of success and failure from seven company foundations. Michael Eisler. — i²c Founder & Investor Talk #36: Michael Eisler, Serial Entrepreneur, Co-Founder & CEO at startup300
Wed, May 31, 2017 17:00 –19:00 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

The life of an entrepreneur or the thin line between genius & madness. Selma Prodanovic. — i²c Founder & Investor Talk #37: Selma Prodanovic, Founder & CEO of 1millionstartups.com and Brainswork Group, Co- Founder & Vice President of Austrian Angel Investors Association
Wed, June 21, 2017 17:00 –19:00 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

About the Faculty of Informatics

Informatics and business informatics are young and innovative disciplines which play a central role in our modern information society. The application of these disciplines, information and communication technologies (ICT), is gradually penetrating into all areas of life and evolving at a rapid pace. The development and use of ICT is affecting not just business and administration but the personal lives of a growing number of people.

The key role of informatics calls for intensive efforts in research and teaching. The Faculty of Informatics strives to play an active role in national and international research. Its activities are guided by the principles of academic excellence, the networking of research and teaching, and by a sense of awareness for the social responsibility it has.

The major fields of studies are computer science and business informatics, which are the biggest and fourth biggest courses of study, respectively, at Vienna University of Technology. The five main research areas are Distributed and Parallel Systems, Logic and Computation, Business Informatics, Computer Engineering, and Media Informatics and Visual Computing.