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EIT Health Innovation Days Austria
28 October - 04 November, online
A digital hackathon that enables participants to help develop innovative solutions in the health sector, win prize money and establish contacts in the start-up scene and industry. In addition, the students are accompanied in mentoring sessions and can conclude the time with a certificate.

GIT Introduction
03 November, 18:00, YouTube
04 November, 18:00, YouTube

A simple introduction to the toolbox GIT, which should especially help students of the first semester, by Stefan Pranger.

Seeing through Forest
04 November, 16:00, Zoom
Talk by Univ.-Prof. Oliver Bimber, JKU Linz.

#SiemensStudentTechTalk "Cybersecurity"
11 November, 11:00 - 12:00 CET, online
Topic: Smart Infrastructure: The dangers of our digital world – and how to tackle them. This new format is a (virtual) "open door" for early Digital-Tech-Talents. Get in contact, meet experts in the technology fields of Siemens and learn more about how it feels to work there!

Faculty News

Nominations for the Styrian PR Panther 2020 - Vote now!
Johanna Pirker (ISDS), Stefanie Lindstaedt (ISDS, Know-Center) and the Cybersecurity Campus Graz are nominated for the Styrian PR Panther 2020. You can vote for your favorite once a day until 09 November!

THE World University Ranking 2021: TU Graz moves up in Computer Science
In the current ranking by subject by Times Higher Education, TU Graz moves up from position 151-175 to 126-150 in Computer Science! Congratulations to all our amazing and dedicated researchers!

Pocket Code among 20 finalists for the Huawei HMS App Innovation Contest - Vote now!
Pocket Code teaches and allows to create apps using a fast game physics engine and all the phone's sensors including the camera for AR- and AI-based games. Please vote and support a great project by Prof. Wolfgang Slany and more - you can win a 25$ Amazon Gift Card! You can vote up to 3 times per day.


Jobs, Grants, Open Calls



University Professor of Biomedical Imaging.
Apply until 26 November 2020.

Tenure Track Professor in Security & Privacy.
Apply until 26 November 2020.




Academic Staff

University Assistant (prae doc, 4 years) at the Institute of Applied Information Processing and Communications (IAIK).
Apply until 11 November 2020.

PhD / Postdoc position for Research on Interpretable Deep Learning and Brain Modelling at the Institute of Theoretical Computer Science (IGI).
Apply now! Project running until March 2023.

PhD Position on Novel Computing Concepts at the Institute of Theoretical Computer Science (IGI).
Apply now! Project running since 01 October 2020.




External Offers



PreDoc Scientist in Embedded Communication Systems at the University of Klagenfurt.
Apply until 25 November 2020.



Grants, Open Calls


Speed up, Buddy!
Empowering first-generation university students and foster equal opportunities for minorities. Approach: Volunteer based 1on1 mentoring from experienced professionals with the same background and/or empathy for our first-generation students (so called „Buddies“).

Preis der Fachgruppe Frauen und Informatik 2021 der Gesellschaft für Informatik.
Die Fachgruppe Frauen und Informatik vergibt wieder zwei Preise für herausragende Abschlussarbeiten von Absolventinnen der Informatik oder eines Studiengangs mit Schwerpunkt Informatik.
Apply until 15 November 2020.

Doctoral Examinations

Info: Candidates can take the final examination (presentation and oral exam) online via video conference call (e.g. Webex) if all parties involved agree. The requirement of publicity can be ensured as follows: Candidates may distribute the meeting link; requests to participate in the video exam can also be sent by e-mail to the chairperson of the exam commission.

Daniel Christopher Haspinger – Material Modeling and Simulation of Phenomena at the Nano, Micro and Macro Levels in Fibrous Soft Tissues of the Cardiovascular System
20 November, 14:00, WebEx

Martin Söllradl – tba
23 November, 10:00, WebEx

Erich Kobler – On Learning Regularizers for Inverse Problems in Imaging
27 November, 15:00, Franz Leberl Seminar Room, Inffeldgasse 16, 2nd floor

Franz Scherr – tba
15 December, 15:30, WebEx

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