8th Annual Meeting of the ZFR - "(Europäisches) Finanzmarktrecht vor neuen Herausforderungen"


The traditional autumn meeting of the ZFR will be held for this year the eighth time. This year - the event intentionally titled "Europäisches Finanzmarktrecht vor neuen Herausforderungen (European Financial Markets Facing New Challenges) - is the implementation of the Basel III accord. Also highlighted for discussion is the plan for a European financial transaction tax and the interplay of the various

On the test bench: Protein-based drugs


The University of Salzburg opens its next Christian Doppler Laboratory: a research collaboration between science and economy. The characterization of biosimilars as protein-based drugs is supposed to guarantee their efficiency and to minimize side effects of treatment. The Federal Ministry of Economy, Family and Youth provides the most significant contribution of public funding.

The City and the University of Salzburg Welcome International Students


Approximately 300 students from 36 countries will begin their studies at the University of Salzburg at the start of the Winter Semester 2013/14. As representatives of the city, Vice Rector Sylvia Hahn and Dr. Sabine Veits-Falk welcomed the exchange students to the University of Salzburg.

Top Marks for the University of Salzburg


The University of Salzburg is the most popular Austrian university for international students. This is the result of a study by the European Studienwahl website, studyportals.eu. In addition, the University of Salzburg was ranked as the only Austrian university among the top 20 European universities. The website was created as part of an EU project and is considered an important orientation for exchange students.

University of Salzburg: First University Training for Kindergarten Teachers


A new university course at the University of Salzburg in cooperation with the Education Centre St. Virgil Salzburg and the Center for Early Childhood Education at the Salzburg Academy of Public Administration with a focus on leadership, mentoring and consulting is the trend for Austria.
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    Researchers led by Salzburg's geoinformatics scientist Christian Neuwirth had already developed and presented a mathematical model for Covid-19 in May 2020 which examines the question of how long and intensively social distancing measures have to be maintained in order to reduce corona deaths further.
    Results of the study on media use by children and families during lockdown. Home schooling could be improved, but is on the right track. Secondary schools have a better profile. Families have learned to deal with lockdown and homeschooling.
    As a result of the current situation the updated opening times for Salzburg University library will apply from the 17th November 2020.
    A study carried out by the sleep laboratory of the Faculty of Natural Sciences on the topic of sleep under the direction Prof. Dr. Manuel Schabus is dedicated to the changes in sleep during the Covid-19 lockdown in 6 different countries (Ö, AT, UK, GR, CU, BRA). The fear, which is worrying from a psychological point of view, and which is evident across society, is also reflected in this data: 78% of those surveyed feel threatened or worried by the Covid-19 pandemic.
    Online lecture on the subject of physiology or medicine: November 25, 2020 - 6 p.m. The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine will go to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis C virus.
    A Pongauer by birth takes on the endowed professorship for human-computer interaction at the University of Salzburg - an interview with the researcher.
    Online lecture on chemistry: December 2nd 2020 - 6 p.m. Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna received the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of one of the sharpest tools in genetic engineering: the CRISPR / Cas9 genetic scissors. With this technology, researchers can modify the DNA of animals, plants and microorganisms with extremely high precision.
    In many countries the financial resources for investigative journalism are drying up noticeably. The CoViD-19 crisis has accelerated this trend. Smart media policy and public service media can effectively curb erosion.
    The PLUS Report 2020 has been published.
    Digitization has led to an enormous spread of different forms of mobile working. Corona has brought an additional boost and has introduced home office in areas and for activities that were previously unimaginable.
    During the time of Corona, in particular, it became clear just how important it is to support students digitally in their every day university life. The project „On Track“ – stay on track combines digital and social worlds. It is starting at the right time!
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