Informatics, TU Vienna

Faculty of Informatics, TU Vienna

The Faculty of Informatics is one of eight faculties at the Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna), which carries out research in informatics and business 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 faculty consits of seven institutes and the central services “Office of the Dean” and the “Coordination and Communication Center”. 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, Computational Intelligence, Business Informatics, Computer Engineering, and Media Informatics and Visual Computing.

Events and Dates

Real-time Model Predictive Control for the Optimal Charging of a Lithium-ion Battery. Davide M. Raimondo. — This talk is organized by the Vienna PhD School of Informatics and part of the lecture series „Current Trends in Computer Science“.
Mon, April 13, 2015 14:00 –15:30 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

Hurdle Race of Runtastic DOs, DON´Ts, do-overs & obstacles. Florian Gschwandtner. — Florian Gschwandtner, CEO & co-founder of Runtastic - a world leader in mobile health & fitness, reflects on the start-up processes and his experiences in building a successful company from scratch.
Wed, April 22, 2015 17:00 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

Angel-Startup-Relationship: From The Angel’s Perspective. Dr. Johann 'Hansi' Hansmann. — In this talk, Dr. Johann Hansmann, will give general insights on an angel job profile.
Wed, May 13, 2015 17:00 — TU Wien, Zemanek-Hörsaal — Vortrag