November 7, 2013

Dieter Imboden visits IST Austria

Yesterday afternoon, Dieter Imboden, Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Austrian Agency for Funding Science FWF, paid a visit to the Institute of Science and Technology Austria. President Thomas Henzinger welcomed him and took him on an extensive tour across the campus including the Raiffeisen Lecture Hall, the Oberbank Ball Room, and the Mondi Seminar Center. On the bridge of the Bertalanffy Foundation Building Imboden met PhD student Sebastian Novak and Professor Harald Janovjak to discuss the Graduate School. The extensive campus tour was followed by a presentation on the foundation and development of the research institute. Shoptalk with Professor Björn Hof about the latest trends in physics concluded his visit to IST Austria.