March 29, 2013

Open Campus 2013

IST Austria opens its doors - Come and join the research party at the IST Austria campus in Klosterneuburg! Experience the world of science at the interactive research islands prepared by IST Austria research groups. Hands-on experiments let children discover the fun of research. Go on a guided tour of the campus, and take a look at the labs or the machine shop. Listen to the family lecture and enjoy the science comedy. Music and food round off the program.

Date: Saturday, June 8, 2013, 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: IST Austria campus, Klosterneuburg


13.00-14.00 Opening and award ceremony for school competition „Kräfte entdecken“

13.00-17.00 Guided tours (registration at Information point)

14.00-17.00 Research islands: computer science, biology, mathematics, neuroscience; workshops, experiments etc. for children

14.30-15.30 Family lecture: „Was ist Zufall ?“ by Caroline Uhler, IST Austria

16.00-17.00 Science comedy „Kräfte entdecken“ by Bernhard Weingartner

17.00 Concluding competition „throwing water balloons“

Music and food/drinks are available from 12.00 onwards.

Download: You can download the Open Campus 2013 program and map!

Getting to IST Austria:
Free shuttle bus starting at 11:12 Uhr from Vienna Heiligenstadt (later at 12 min after every hour).
Public transportation: Bus #239 every 30 min departing from Vienna Heiligenstadt to Maria Gugging.
By car: limited parking space