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

Endowed professorship in Data Intelligence to be established. Deutsche Telekom AG funds the new full professorship in “Data Intelligence” starting from October 1, 2017 at the Faculty of Informatics
Thu, March 16, 2017 — Forschung, Stiftungsprofessur

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

At the Core of Computing: Operational (Re-)Construction. Lecture by guest professor Christiane Floyd.
Thu, March 30, 2017 14:00, c.t. — Vortrag

From One-Man-Show to One-Man-Show (to One-Man-Show). i²c Founder & Investor Talk #33: Niko Alm, Founder of Super-Fi, General Counsel of VICE CEE, Nano Business Angel
Wed, April 5, 2017 17:00 –19:00 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

Psychologically-driven Personalization. Guest talk by Dr. Marko Tkalčič (Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy)
Mon, April 10, 2017 10:00 –11:00 — TU Wien, Zemanek-Hörsaal — Vortrag

Step by Step in London and Berlin. Understanding transit maps by systematically exploring design rules
Mon, April 10, 2017 11:00 –12:00, s.t. — TU Wien, EI 11 Geodäsie-Hörsaal — Vortrag

The Silicon-Valley-Mindset. i²c Founder & Investor Talk #34: Mario Herger, Founder and CEO at Enterprise Garage Consultancy
Wed, April 26, 2017 17:00 –19:00 — TU Wien, EI 9 Hlawka-Hörsaal — Vortrag

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

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.