Uni Salzburg Offers a Master’s Program in "Data Science" Starting this Fall
In the Winter Semester 2016/17, the University of Salzburg will be the first Austrian university to offer a full four-semester Master's Program in "Data Science". Experts from statistics, computer science, economics, social sciences, law and philosophy, as well as geoinformatics, biology and psychology developed the course of study.
On the 24th and 25th of August, the 17th TelekomForum auf der Edmundsburg in Salzburg took place. The forum focused on “Die digitale Agenda für Europa – eine Zwischenbilanz” / "The Digital Agenda for Europe – an Interim Assessment."
A broad mix of topics under the general theme of "New Enlightenment" is being offered this year by the "European Forum Alpbach", which will take place from 17 August to 2 September. Around 5,000 participants from science, politics, economy and culture will discuss questions about the future of the EU and human rights issues.
The University of Salzburg will hold a three day Orientation period for new students during which they will receive general information about the study programmes offered. Timeframe: 27 – 29 September. Venue: the Große Universitätsaula.
29 - 30 September: The Politics and polemics of Gender in Early American Theatre
www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst // Kunstquartier, Bergstr. 12a, Atelier, 1st Floor - The conference "The Politics and polemics of Gender in Early American Theatre" focuses on the role of gender in early American theater. The thematic focus is to be negotiated at levels of authorship, reception and polemics and permits a reassessment of many forgotten or ignored academic stage plays.