May 19, 2011

IST Lecture: Henry Markram "Introducing the Human Brain Project"

On May 18, 2011 IST Austria welcomed Prof. Henry Markram for an IST Lecture. Prof. Markram, the founder of the Brain Mind Insitute at EPFL, gave his talk on the Human Brain Project. The aim of this scientific initiative is to build...

October 11, 2010

Opening of Bertalanffy Foundation Building

After a planning and construction period of only two years the Bertalanffy Foundation Building will be inaugurated on October 13 on the Campus of the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) in Klosterneuburg in the Vienna Woods. Seven research groups will immediately start to work in the lab building after the opening. With the name of...

June  8, 2010

Memorial for victims of NS medical crimes introduced

Art work of Dorothee Golz at the IST Austria campus as a "poetic sign of transience" Within a small ceremony the memorial by Dorothee Golz was introduced...

May 29, 2010

Open Campus Day 2010

More information on Open Campus Day 2010 at IST Austria can be found in the program (in German), press announcement (in German) and photo gallery....

April 19, 2010

4 Anniversary Events at IST Austria May-June

Almost one year has passed since the official opening ceremony of IST Austria in June 2009. We are looking back at a year full of positive developments, among them: - Several new faculty appointments, bringing...

March  1, 2010

School Competition in Mathematics

The prizes for this year's school competition will be awarded at the Open Campus Day on May 29, 2010. More information can be found in the press announcement (in German)....

June  1, 2009

IST Austria Campus-Party

Informationen zum Ideenwettbewerb und zur Bewerbung als CampusreporterIn Plakat Open Campus am 1. Juni Programmübersicht 1. Juni Erste Veranstaltung im Rahmen der Eröffnungswoche für Freunde und...

March 24, 2009

IST Austria presents the DVD of the movie "Eric Kandel - In Search of Memory"

This wonderful documentary on the life and the scientific achievements of our esteemed Board member Eric Kandel was a huge success in Austria’s art house cinemas and is now received with big interest in the USA. The Institute was honored to support the production and the premiere in May 2008....

January 15, 2009

Information event at Klosterneuburger Akademie

Information evening on IST Austria IST Austria continued its PR activities in the new year with a presentation on the progress at the Institute and on the construction site at the Klosterneuburger Akademie – a series of lectures and discussions organised by the three catholic student's fraternities of Klosterneuburg. The...

October  9, 2008

Large audience at information event

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