IST Colloquium

Institute Colloquium

IST Colloquium

An integral part of research activities are regular seminars on the latest developments in the scientific fields represented at the Institute. The IST Colloquium is IST Austria’s principal seminar series, to which leading international scientists are invited to present their research to a broad audience. A list of past speakers can be found (here / link). IST Colloquia are attended by scientists from all disciplines of the life, physical, mathematical, and computer sciences. The diverse range of topics of the seminars provides a valuable interdisciplinary perspective and training for young scientists. During their visit, guests meet with IST Austria students, postdocs and faculty.

The seminars are open to any interested member of the public.

Recent Talks

Erich Bornberg-Bauer

Breeding new proteins, the evolutionary way
January 13, 2020

Subhash Khot

Hardness of Approximation: From the PCP Theorem to the 2-to-2 Games Theorem
November 29, 2019

Alex Badyaev

Control theory in evolution
December 16, 2019

Nir Shavit

Tissue vs Silicon: How neurobiology can save machine learning hardware.
November 25, 2019

Here you can download a complete list of all the past speakers on the IST Colloquium:


Please direct your colloquium inquiries to Arinya Eller at

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