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

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 18:00 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

Parametric and Non-parametric Statistics for Code Performance Analysis and Comparison. Prof. Dr. Touati Sid. — When observing program performances in practice, one could be faced to non-negligible variations, even if program input is fixed.
Mon, April 27, 2015 15:00, s.t. — TU Wien, Bibliothek 185/1 — 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

From Pointers to List Containers. Prof. Tomáš Vojnar. — Vortrag aus der PhD school Series "Current Trends in Computer Science"
Thu, May 28, 2015 16:00 — TU Wien, EI 4 Reithoffer-Hörsaal — Vortrag