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Z_GIS is an interdisciplinary Centre of Competence for Geoinformatics, serving the University of Salzburg as well as partner institutions and the geospatial community worldwide. By integrating basic and applied research with graduate education and outreach activities, we are contributing to applying new technologies and developing methods for managing our societies, businesses and environments.

Z_GIS contributes to the worldwide geospatial community through memberships in scientific and professional associations, through project partnerships and as a centre of expertise for industry partners. Our global network of academic partner institutions is a strong platform for exchange of students and faculty, joint research and fostering awareness, motivation and sustainable management of livelihoods.

As an interfaculty department, Z_GIS is aiming at excellence in research, education and communication across traditional disciplines, combining the best from the worlds of natural sciences, social and economic domains as well as technology and engineering.

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    Alexander Mirnig, Research Fellow at the Center for Human-Computer Interaction, has been awarded the IARIA Fellowship (https://www.iaria.org).
    The Salzburg political scientist Andreas Dür receives the award from the state of Vorarlberg.
    International Workshop / 12th Meeting of the European Study Group of 19th Century American Literature 13 September. KEYNOTE: Marion Rust (University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA), ''’How d'ye like my play?’ Getting the Jokes in Slaves in Algiers", (14:30) at the KunstQuartier, Bergstr. 12a, W & K-Atelier, 1st floor www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/de/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst/aktuelles
    The Leopold Kohr Academy has organized two events, one in September and another in October, 2018. Together with the University of Salzburg, the institution runs the Kohr Archive.
    Dr. Christina Straub will hold a guest lecture on 24 August, 2018, at 11:00 in Hörsaal 421 of the NW-Faculty on the topic, "Ecological Genetics of Resident Pseudomonas Syringae on Kiwifruit". The Department of Life Sciences invites you to join us!
    Fear as an underlying feeling of the present, whose pathological formation is to be resisted was the topic dedicated to the Salzburger Hochschulwochen 2018.
    Those who sleep well, learn better. This has now been confirmed by a long-term study of students. Specifically, Salzburg sleep researchers, led by Kerstin Hödlmoser, found in an 8-year comparison that a certain brain wave pattern plays a key role in consolidating information during sleep.
    On Saturday, 22 September, 2018, at 11:00, the Botanical Garden will be displaying the images of the artist, Karin Wimmeder. Only in fair weather. Alternative date: Saturday, 29 September, 2018, 11:00. Musically accompanied by the rhythm group "Schlagartig.org".
    From 31 July to 31 August, 2018, the Salzburg Literary Archive will be showing the exhibition "Raus aus der Stadt! Hofmannsthal und das Junge Wien auf Sommerfrische". Outside of Vienna, this is the only ensemble of exhibitions initiated by the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for the History and Theory of Biography titled "Das Junge Wien. Natur plus X" on the author group, Jung-Wien - Hugo von Hofmannst
    The 6th Salzburg Summer School will take place from 3 to 4 September, 2018. For two days, a comprehensive pedagogical summer education program will be offered to teachers and student teachers of all types of schools and subjects. Registration is possible.
    From Hortus Medicus to Pharma Research. An exhibition of the Association of Botanical Gardens 2018.
    On 6 December, 2018, the University of Salzburg will host the WTZ Training Days on the theme of communication, dissemination and distribution in H2020 projects.
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