October  9, 2008

Large audience at information event

Presentations and discussion meet positive reactionAll seats were taken in...

September 20, 2008

Touring in the rain

Campus Tour offers interesting insights Defying the unfriendly weather 50 visitors participated in the Campus Tour on September 20 2008. Leading from the Head Office into the compound the Tour offered a unique opportunity to witness the current construction activities: The foundation of the Lecture Hall has been laid, the...

July 10, 2008

Press conference on construction progress

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July 10, 2008

Buildings soon ready for first scientists

July 10 2008: At a press conference at the IST Austria Campus Prof. Haim Harari this morning presented the progress of the construction works. Untill spring 2009 the Central Building, the Lecture Hall and a number of infrastructurual facilities will be completed. This will enable IST Austria to offer the...

May 26, 2008

Eric Kandel in Vienna

Nobel laureate attends film premiere at the end of May Eric Kandel, Nobel laureate for Medicine 2000 and member of the Board of Trustees of IST Austria, will be in Vienna from May 26 to May 29 for the world premiere of the film "In Search of  Memory" by director  Petra...

April 26, 2008

Big Bang on Campus successful

The successful and noisy blasting of the chimney completes the demolition phase and ushers in the construction phase for the IST Austria campus. More information can be found in press announcement (in German) and press report (in German)....

November 28, 2007

Ground breaking ceremony on I.S.T. Austria Campus

Immediately before beginning with demolition and construction work on December 4 Vice-Chancellor Willi Molterer, Governor Erwin Pröll, Claus Raidl und Haim Harari marked the start of the new development phase of the I.S.T. Austria campus with a press conference and a ground-breaking ceremony on November 28. The construction of the...

November 27, 2007

EUSJA conference on I.S.T. Austria campus

The last major event before beginning the demolition work in December and – at the same time – the first international conference on the I.S.T. Austria campus was dedicated to "Institutes of Excellence in Europe – The Austrian Approach". 40 members of the European Union of Science Journalists’ Associations (EUSJA)...