188/4 E-Commerce Group
Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems
Vienna University of Technology
Favoritenstrasse 9-11/188, A-1040 Vienna, Austria

The Informatics Innovation Center (i2c) at the Vienna University of Technology - its Design and First Experiences

Type: 
Speech with CD or web proceedings
Abstract: 
The faculty of Informatics at the Vienna University of Technology is one of the largest world-wide with over 7.500 students and approx. 250 research and teaching staff . TU and the informatics faculty acknowledge the importance of innovation and the specific role for a Technical University in this conetxt. Consequently, TU Vienna defined innovation as a third pillar of its activities, besides scientific research and teaching. The reason for i2c is not only the overall importance of innovation for social and economic welfare and development where universities play a major role, but also the emergence of several European initiatives in this context. In the following we describe the design of the centre as well as first experiences from its implementation.
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Department Focus: 
Business Informatics
TU Focus: 
Information and Communication Technology
Proceedings: 
The Proceedings of The ISPIM Americas Innovation Forum: Montreal, Canada (2014)
Publisher: 
ABI/INFORM Global
Year: 
2014
ISBN: 
ISBN: 978-952-265-589-9
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Accepted: 
Acceptance undecided
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Reference: 
B. Hofreiter, <u>E. Prem</u>, H. Werthner: <br>"<i><a href="http://publik.tuwien.ac.at/files/PubDat_232775.pdf" target="_blank" class="publist">The Informatics Innovation Center (i2c) at the Vienna University of Technology - its Design and First Experiences</a></i>"; <br>Talk: The ISPIM Americas Innovation Forum: Montreal, Canada (2014), Montreal, Canada; 10-05-2014 - 10-08-2014; in: "<i>The Proceedings of The ISPIM Americas Innovation Forum: Montreal, Canada (2014)</i>", K.R.E. Huizingh, S. Conn, M. Torkkeli, I. Bitran (ed.); ABI/INFORM Global, The ISPIM Americas Innovation Forum/ 2014 / Montreal, Canada (2014), ISBN: 978-952-265-589-9; 5 pages.<br><br> <a href="https://publik.tuwien.ac.at/showentry.php?ID=232775&lang=2" class="publist"><i>More information</i></a><br><br>
Abstract German: 
The faculty of Informatics at the Vienna University of Technology is one of the largest world-wide with over 7.500 students and approx. 250 research and teaching staff . TU and the informatics faculty acknowledge the importance of innovation and the specific role for a Technical University in this conetxt. Consequently, TU Vienna defined innovation as a third pillar of its activities, besides scientific research and teaching. The reason for i2c is not only the overall importance of innovation for social and economic welfare and development where universities play a major role, but also the emergence of several European initiatives in this context. In the following we describe the design of the centre as well as first experiences from its implementation.