How Robots See – CS Talks #5

15 Oktober 2019 | 17:00 | Aula Alte Technik, Rechbauerstraße 12/I, 8010 Graz

Talk by Margarita Chli (ETH Zurich)


Study Abroad Pop-Up Stands

16 October, 11:00-13:00, Alte Technik | 17 October, 10:00-12:30, Inffeldgasse | 23 October, 10:00-13:00, Neue Technik

Information and advice on international stays for TU Graz students (internships, master theses, study stays, summer programs)


How to Use GIT

22 October, 18:15 - 19:45 | 24 October, 18:30 - 19:45 | 29 October, 18:30 - 19:45 | HS i1, Inffeldgasse 18

This information event covers basic terms and shell commands for the use of GIT. Setup, Stages, Repositories, Commits, Remotes, Branches, etc.. Beside these terms the most important commands for the beginning are discussed. A simple introduction to the toolbox GIT, which should especially help students of the first semester. By Stefan Pranger.


Past Events

Complexity Science at Work - 3 Examples [Route 63]

11 Oktober 2019 | 15:30 | HS FSI 1, Inffeldgasse 11

Talk by Stefan Thurner (Meduni Wien) and presentation of the winners of the Competitive Projects for Route 63.


Job Fair "Meet Hidden Champions 2019

10 Oktober 2019 | 14:00 | Uni Graz, Aula

Pitching with a difference: 22 start-ups and medium-sized growth companies from the Graz region will have 8 min. each for their presentation to students and young graduates of TU Graz and UNI Graz. In total these companies will have 280 jobs and internships or topics for master's theses to offer in the near future. Also: FREE CV CHECK!

Registration and info here

Computer Graphics for Breakfast

04 Oktober 2019 | 09:00 | SR CGV, Inffeldgasse 16c/II, 8010 Graz

At the beginning of the semester Fraunhofer Austria and the Institute of Computer Graphics and Knowledge Visualization (CGV) invite you to have breakfast. Enjoy some coffee, tea and waffles while talking about bachelor and master thesis topics.


ICG Open Lab Night 2019

02 Oktober 2019 | 18:00 | Inffeldgasse 16/II, 8010 Graz

Open to all students and prospective researchers.
18:00 Opening, Information about Project Courses.
Pizza and drinks afterwards, as well as live demos of research projects.


Neuroscience, robotics, AI and medical informatics: New insights with diversity & ethics

26 - 27 September 2019 | TU Graz, Stremayrgasse 16, 8010 Graz

3rd HBP Curriculum Workshop Series - Research ethics and societal impact

In this 2-day workshop, scientists from different fields like neuroscience, robotics, AI and medical informatics will provide you with insights on how they consider variables such as sex, gender, age etc. Additionally, experts in ethics and diversity will introduce you to Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) concepts and their practical application.

This workshop addresses researchers and students who want to…

  • explore and make best use of gender and diversity in their field of expertise
  • get to know and apply RRI and ethical standards and useful tools for “diversity in research”
  • share experiences and gain innovative insights from cross-science perspectives

Participation fee for TU Graz students: 100€ (instead of 250€)

Application deadline: 20 September 2019


Reality-based Interaction for Visual Data Analysis

26 September 2019 | 14:00 | SR Franz Leberl, Inffeldgasse 16/II, 8010 Graz

Talk by Prof. Dr. Harald Reiterer (Uni Konstanz), hosted by ICG.


International Conference on Human-Centered Digitalization

20 - 21 September 2019, TU Graz, Inffeldgasse 13

How to Develop Next Generation of Humans and Robots for a Secure, Harmonic and Prosperous Future of Europe and Japan? The aim of the conference is to identify ways of safeguarding and maintaining human integrity and values in the midst of a technological development where they become less and less necessary for the technologies to work. While not denying the benefits of technological advancements the organizers of this conference would also like to discuss how to develop the next generations of humans and robots for a secure and prosperous future, not least for Europe and Japan.

Students can apply for free attendance!


8th Graz Brain-Computer Interface Conference 2019

16 - 20 September 2019 | Institute for Neural Engineering, TU Graz

The 8th Graz BCI Conference 2019 (GBCIC2019) will host:
Pre-Conferece Workshops, Keynotes, Talkes, Posters, 2nd BCI Science Slam, Industrial Exhibition, Opening Cocktail, Gala Dinner and Researchers from all over the world from the BCI field!

The CYBATHLON BCI Series 2019 is connected with the 8th Graz Brain-Computer Interface Conference 2019.


Security & Correctness Summer School 2019

16 - 20 September 2019 | Research Center "Dependable Internet of Things", TU Graz

Welcome to the Third School on Security & Correctness 2019, held from 16.-20. September. It is hosted by the research center “Dependable Internet of Things“, located at Graz University of Technology. This school targets graduate students interested in security and correctness aspects of computing devices.

The main topics of the school are

  • Runtime Security
  • Side-Channels
  • Security Verification
  • Post-Quantum Cryptography

During the five-day school, participants will gain awareness of these security challenges in the context of IoT. Introductory classes are supplemented by advanced courses and practical lab sessions. Students are encouraged to present their current research topics in a special PhD Forum. During spare time participants are invited to enjoy the city of Graz and attend organized events.


Lightweight Online Visualization of 3D Big Data Over Mobile Web Browsers

19 September 2019 | 16:00 | CGV Seminar Room, Inffeldgasse 16c/II, 8010 Graz

Talk by Prof. Jinyuan Jia (Tongji University), hosted by CGV.



17 September 2019 | Institute of Neural Engineering, TU Graz

At the CYBATHLON BCI Series 2019, teams from around the world will showcase their BCI technology, while competing against each other. In the BCI race, pilots can move their avatar quickly towards the finishing line only if the computer receives and detects the correct brain signal at a specific moment.


Game Dev Days 2019

06 - 08 September 2019 | HSi7, Inffeldgasse 25d, 8010 Graz

Game Dev Days Graz is a community event for everyone who is interested in game development: connecting industry, indies, academia, research. #gddg19


Modern Tools for Logic Synthesis

19 August 2019, 15:00 - 16:30 | IFEG042, Inffeldgasse 16a, 8010 Graz

Talk by Dr. Heinz Riener, hosted by IAIK.

This talk provides an introduction to the EPFL logic synthesis libraries [1,2], a set of modular and open-source C++ libraries developed to tackle complex research problems in logic synthesis and verification.  The talk describes the overall design principles of the libraries and presents a snapshot of the current development.  By example, it is shown how the libraries can be used to solve selected logic synthesis problems from various domains.


32nd International Conference on Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE 2019)

09 - 11 July 2019 | Alte Technik, Rechbauerstraße 12, 8010 Graz

This annual event brings together academic and industrial researchers from all areas of intelligent systems research in order to discuss theoretical foundations and their application in practice. Without doubt, today many smart, intelligent systems assist us more or less visible in our everyday's live. Be it the more or less successful smart behavior of our mobile phone, autonomous trains connecting airport terminals, recommender systems drawing our attention to products we might need, or autonomous rovers exploring outer space or hazard sites. Complementing about 70 paper presentations, we will enjoy three keynotes:  Reiner John: "The 2nd wave of AI -- Thesis for success of AI in trustworthy, safety critical mobility systems''),  Dietmar Jannach: "Session-based Recommendation: Challenges and Recent Advances'', and Louise Trave-Massuyes:  "Contributions of diagnostic reasoning to the general demand for AI in the industry''. See you at IEA/AIE 2019!


Threshold Cryptography against Combined Attacks

09 July 2019 | 10:00 - 11:30 | IFEG042 , Inffeldgasse 16a

Talk by Dr. Sevtla Petkova-Nikova, hosted by IAIK.


FFG Webinar: 2019 Calls in ICT/Horizon 2020 - Upcoming funding opportunities in Information and Communication Technologies

27 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00

The ICT Work Programme 2020 comprises an impressive budget of over 1 billion Euro. The first set of calls for proposals are to be launched in July 2019 already.

FFG experts will give you a quick overview on all topis of these calls. You will get information on what topics are opened, what funding instruments (“project types”) will be used and what underlying EU policies are to be taken into account when compiling a project proposal.


Wearable Computing Exchange

19 June 2019 | 13:00 | HS i9, Inffeldgasse 13

Talks by Prof. Ernst Kruijff, Prof. Thad Starner and Dipl.-Ing. Granit Luzhnica, hosted by ISDS.


Towards subdivision solids as an approach to IGA for objects with functionally graded properties

19 June 2019 | 11:00 | SR CGV, Inffeldgasse 16c/II

Talk by André Stork (Fraunhofer IGD), hosted by CGV.


“In-memory and Neuromorphic Computing": Accelerating AI Applications

19 June 2019 | 10:00 - 11:00 | HS i11, Inffeldgasse 16b

Talk by Evangelos Eleftheriou and Angeliki Pantazi of IBM Research Zurich, hosted by IGI.


Perception-driven quality improvement in displayed and fabricated 3D content

18 June 2019 | 14:30 | SR ICG, Inffeldgasse 16/II

Talk by Karol Myszkowski (MPI Informatik, Saarbrücken, Germany), hosted by ICG.


CS Talks #4 | Birds of a Feather Flock Together: The Influence of Social Homophily on the Visibility of Minorities Online

17 June 2019 | 17:00 | Aula Alte Technik

Claudia Wagner (University Koblenz-Landau | Leibnitz Institute for the Social Sciences). #cstalks


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Antrittsvorlesung Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martin Gebser

"Herr oder Diener des Menschen? Der Aufstieg der Künstlichen Intelligenz"

13 June 2019 | 17:00 c.t. | Stiftungssaal der Kärntner Sparkasse (Campus Universität Klagenfurt)

Martin Gebser, geboren 1978 in Berlin, ist seit Oktober 2018 Professor für Adaptive und Vernetzte Produktionssysteme (Schwerpunkt Informatik) an der Fakultät für Technische Wissenschaften.

Wissensrepräsentation und -verarbeitung, Kombinatorische Suche und Optimierung, Deklaratives Problemlösen, Constraints und Präferenzen, Common-sense Reasoning, Planen und Scheduling

Kleines Buffet im Anschluss. Um Anmeldung bis 2. Juni wird gebeten unter:


Themen-Stammtisch zur DSGVO

04 June 2019 | 17:00 - 18:30 | Café Kork, Lessingstraße 25, Campus Alte Technik

Discuss interesting topics with your TU Graz colleagues at the new event series "Themen-Stammtische". The first discussion round is all about the GDPR. The event will be held in German. Please register via mail until 28 May 2019.



Software Testing Contest 2019

04 June 2019 | 16:00 - 19:00 | HS i12, Inffeldgasse 16b, basement floor

Welcome to the Software Testing Contest 2019 in Graz!

Over the past decades, we have built software to improve our efficiency, reliability, and safety in production, business, daily life, etc. These goals, however, cannot be accomplished if the software is not properly tested.

With this contest, we want to provide an opportunity to use programming and testing skills to compete with other students.

The three top ranked competitors will be sponsored to represent the TU Graz at the International Software Testing Contest 2019 in Sofia. This includes expenses for transportation and lodging.


Absynthe: Automatic Blackbox Side-channel Synthesis

04 June 2019 | 16:00 - 18:00 | HS i7, Inffeldgasse 25D

Ben Gras (VU Amsterdam)


Study Abroad Fair 2019

22 May 2019 | 10:00 - 15:00 | Inffeldgasse 25D

Your opportunity to find out about exchange programmes and scholarships offered by TU Graz, including information booths and short presentations concerning various study abroad possibilities.


Session Resumption Protocols and Efficient Forward Security for TLS 1.3 0-RTT

17 May 2019 | 10:00 | IFEG042, Inffeldgasse 16a

Talk by Tibor Jager (Paderborn University)


Workshop "The Meanings of Reproducibility"

17 May 2019 | 9:15 - 16:30 | HS i9, Inffeldgasse 13/EG

The Graz Open Science Initiative (GOSI), a grassroots initiative founded by researchers from Graz-based institutions is pleased to announce its first workshop to bring together students, early-career researchers and established academics to consider what reproducibility means in the context of their own research, and how reproducibility can best be achieved.

Sign-up is free but places are limited!

For further questions, please contact

Sign up here.

Speech as Barometer of the Brain

08 May 2019 | 14:00 | HS i9, Inffeldgasse 13

Colloquium of the Field of Expertise "Information, Communication & Computing" by Prof. Christian Poellabauer (University of Notre Dame, US and currently Fulbright Visiting Professor at TU Graz).


Critical Issues in Science, Technology and Society Studies: 18th STS Conference Graz 2019

06 - 07 May 2019 | Hotel Weitzer

The STS Conference Graz 2019 is the joint Annual Conference of the Science Technology and Society Unit of the Institute of Interactive Systems and Data Science of the Technical University of Graz, the Inter-University Research Centre for Technology, Work and Culture (IFZ) and the Institute for Advanced Studies of Science, Technology and Society (IAS-STS).


Vorstellung neuer Studienpläne

06 May 2019 | 18:00 | HS i13, Inffeldgasse 16b

Bachelorstudienpläne Informatik, Software Engineering and Management, Information and Computer Engineering. Präsentation von Änderungen und Äquivalenzliste, inkl. Q&A Session.

Vorgestellt von der Basisgruppe Informatik und Softwareentwicklung und der Studienvertretung Information and Computer Engineering.


Old and New - Deep Learning Meets Classical Computer Vision

03 May 2019 | 10:00 | SR Franz Leberl, Inffeldgasse 16/II

Prof. Stefan Roth (TU Darmstadt)


LazyFP: Why discovering side channels is not a beach vacation

30 April 2019 | 16:00 - 18:00 | HS i7, Inffeldgasse 25D

Talk by Thomas Prescher and Julian Stecklina


Is it real, is it fake, is it a deal or a data breach in the make? - Social Media & Law

30 April 2019 | 11:00 - 12:00 | HS i4, Inffeldgasse 25D

Talk by Prof. Kai Erenli


On Nonlinear Approximations and the Linear Hull Effect

26 April 2019 | 10:00 - 11:00 | IFEG042, Inffeldgasse 16a

Anne Canteaut (Inria Paris Research Center)


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Grazer Linuxtage 2019

26 - 27 April 2019 | Campus Inffeldgasse

Annual conference for open-source software and hardware in Graz. #glt19


Tag der offenen Tür

25 April 2019

Blicken Sie für einen Tag hinter die Kulissen der TU Graz! Schülerinnen, Schüler und Studieninteressierte erhalten einen Einblick in Forschung und Lehre an der TU Graz.

Auch an unserer Fakultät finden Sie Infotouren, Info-Sessions und Infostände.


UI 4.0 - Synergetic Effects between Computer Science and Games

23 April 2019 | 11:00 | Franz Leberl Seminar Room, Inffeldgasse 16/II

Gudrun Klinker (TU Munich)


Your Friends Are Better Than You: The Friendship Paradox and its Social Consequences

27.03.2019 | 17:00 | Aula Alte Technik

CS Talk #3 by Kristina Lerman (USC University of Southern California)


Global Game Jam Graz 2019

25. - 27.01. 2019 | TU Graz, FSI1/2, Inffeldgasse 11

Innovation. Collaboration. Experimentation. Get together and create games in one weekend!


Route 63 Info Event for Students

09.01.2019 | 18:00 | HS i2

A presentation of course content, goals of and inscription to the new elective course catalogues for Software Engineering and Management Master's students.


CS Talk #2

14.12.2018 | 17:00 | Aula Alte Technik

Nava Tintarev (Delft University of Technology)

Supporting User Control for Diverse Item Recommendations


Inaugural Lecture

21.11.2018 | 14:00 | Aula Alte Technik

Matthias Böhm

Data Management for Data Science - From Database Systems to Machine Learning Systems and Back


CS Talk #1 - Empowering Girls and Women Worldwide to Innovate Using AI by Tara Chklovski


CS Talks is a new lecture series on current issues in computer science and society.


From Confirmation Bias to Echo Chambers - A Data Driven Approach


Kick-Off-Event for Route 63, a new cooperation between TU Graz and KFU Graz.


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