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Game Dev Days 2019
06 - 08 September 2019, HS i7
Community event for everyone who is interested in game development. #gddg19

[NEW] CYBATHLON BCI Series 2019: Brain-computer interface race for the first time in Austria!
17 September 2019, HS P1
Spectators will experience the fascinating power of brain-controlled systems, as teams from all over the world go head to head in the brain-computer interface (BCI) race. In the BCI race, pilots with quadriplegia compete against each other using their brain signals to control an avatar in a computer game. 
Tickets for the race are now available!

[NEW] International Conference on Human-Centered Digitalization: How to Develop Next Generation of Humans and Robots for a Secure, Harmonic and Prosperous Future of Europe and Japan?
20 - 21 September 2019, TU Graz, Inffeldgasse 13
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.

Neuroscience, robotics, AI and medical informatics: New insights with diversity & ethics
26 - 27 September 2019, TU Graz, Stremayrgasse 16
Workshop by the Human Brain Project. Participation fee for TU Graz students: 100€. Apply until 20 September 2019.

Faculty News

New project proposal of TU Graz with MIT and UC Berkeley
Together with the App Inventor team at the MIT, the Snap! team at UC Berkeley, and the Play Learn Foundation India, Wolfgang Slany and his team submitted a proposal for a huge grant, i.e., money that we will spend on developing Catrobat / Pocket Code. If they get it, the Catrobat project will have a budget of 5 million US$, per year, for 5 years. Help the project by watching their video on YouTube!

Jobs, Grants, Open Calls


University Professor of Computational Behavioral and Social Sciences. Apply until 26 November 2019.

University Professor of Computational Medicine. Apply until 26 November 2019.

Tenure Track Professorship in Visual Computing for Women. Apply until 26 November 2019.

Tenure Track Professorship in Information Security. Apply until 26 November 2019.

Tenure Track Professorship in Machine Learning. Apply until 26 November 2019.

Tenure Track Professorship in Formal Methods for Dependability. Apply until 26 November 2019.

Tenure Track Professorship in Intelligent Systems. Apply until 26 November 2019.


Academic Staff

Internship at the Universidade do Porto. Apply as soon as possible.

Post-Doc University Assistant at the Institute of Information Systems Engineering at TU Wien. Apply until 29 August 2019.

University Assistant (prae doc) at the Institute of Software Technology. Apply until 30 August 2019.

University Assistant (prae doc) at the Institute of Theoretical Computer Science. Apply until 31 August 2019.


Grants, Open Calls

Eurasia-Pacific Uninet (EPU): Förderung von wissenschaftlichen Projekten. Deadline: 17 September 2019.

Bayer Digital Campus Challenge. Deadline: 10 November 2019.

EIC Horizon Prizes. Categories: Blockchains for Social Good, Early Warning for Epidemics, Affordable High-Tech for Humanitarian Aid, Fuel from the Sun: Artificial Photosynthesis, Innovative Batteries for eVehicles and Low-Cost Space Launch.

Doctoral Examinations

Seda Polat Erdeniz - Recommendation and Configuration Technologies for the Internet of Things
17 September 2019, 14:00, SR IST, Inffeldgasse 16b/II

Josef Wachtler - tba
04 October 2019, 14:00, SR PZ2EG034, Inffeldgasse 13

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