September 2022

Counseling for new students

15.08. - 05.09.2022

15. August 09:00 ‐ 05. September 20:00

  • Informationsveranstaltung

Individual counseling on study choice, deadlines and start of studies

When rainforest insects become horticultural pests

Understanding the biology of dacine fruit flies for sustainable pest management

16:15 ‐ 17:15

  • Seminar

Anthony Clarke, Professor, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia Visiting Professor to Boku, supported by an OECD Co-operative Research Programme Fellowship (1st of August until end of November 2022).

Citizen Science Pub Quiz

Austria's first citizen science pub quiz

19:30 ‐ 21:30

  • Sonstiges

ASTOX Symposium 2022

Regulatory Toxicology and Alternative Methods

15. September 09:15 ‐ 16. September 17:30

  • Symposium

Organised by the Austrian Society for Toxicology (ASTOX).

15th EPSO Plant Science Seminar

“Data Science for Understanding Plants”

15:00 ‐ 16:30

  • Seminar

• Dr. Franziska Turck, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, DE - “Chromatin 2.0 - a pitch for cracking the cis-regulatory code with the help of Deep Neural Networks”
• Dr Alisandra Denton, Heinrich Heine University, DE - “Annotating Eukaryotic genomes with Deep Learning”
• Dr Thomas Hartwig, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Germany - “Deciphering the functional plant genome by high-throughput cistrome analysis”

ÖGMBT: Life Science Career Fair©

- connecting life scientists and the job market!

10:00 ‐ 22:00

  • Sonstiges

ÖGMBT: Life Science Career Fair© is the perfect opportunity for companies, research institutions and other organizations recruiting life scientists, for students and career changers to get insights into requirements of these companies and institutions and for everyone in the life science field to network on multiple levels.


The most significant life science event in Austria!

20. September 09:00 ‐ 22. September 18:45

  • Tagung

The 14th ÖGMBT Annual Meeting “Life Sciences – now more than ever” (Sept. 19-22) is the most significant life science event in Austria. It is a true melting pot bringing together top experts for exchange, showcasing the work of early career researchers, helps the attending students get a notion of the field and allows everyone a look beyond the horizon of their own specialization and shows what is happening in Austria in the field of life sciences.

public presentations: tenure track position Bioplastics technology

08:30 ‐ 10:15

  • Vortragsreihe

Public presentations for the tenure track postion "Sustainable Landscape Development"

08:00 ‐ 11:15

  • Vortragsreihe

Welcome Days for International Students

09:30 ‐ 22:00

  • Sonstiges

BOKU-International Relations and ESN BOKU are happy to invite you to our Welcome Days for International Students from 27th to 30th September 2022!

Data Science in Teaching

14:00 ‐ 18:00

  • Symposium

The Data Science Initiative is organizing a symposium on Data Science in Teaching. Data science skills become more and more important in all BOKU disciplines. Therefore, we want to exchange experiences with existing courses and ideas for new approaches. We invite researchers and lecturers from all Departments to join us for discussions on how to better prepare our students.

public presentations for the tenure track position "Meteorology and Climatology with a focus on cloud physics"

08:30 ‐ 12:10

  • Vortragsreihe