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Habilitation lecture of Dr. Stefan Mayr

We cordially invite you to the habilitation lecture and colloquium of Dr. Stefan Mayr on 24 June 2024.

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Presentation of research project on “Digitalization & Sustainability” at the WU Research Encounters event series

The WU Research Encounters are a joint initiative of WU’s Vice Rectorate for Research & Third Mission and the Senate Commission for Research. The event series is dedicated to explore current research…

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New publication: Strategic Litigation in Austria

An anthology on strategic litigation in Austria, edited by Teresa Weber, was published in March 2024.

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Scientific evaluation of NECP consultation results published

In summer 2023, the Federal Ministry for Climate Protection (BMK) submitted the draft of the revised Austrian National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP) to a public consultation.

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Elisabeth Schlagenhaufen receives LAWard 2023

Elisabeth Schlagenhaufen recently received the prestigious LAWard 2023 for her bachelor’s thesis.

[Translate to English:] ÖVO Dialog in der Galerie

ÖVO-Dialog: "Hybride Governance" - Erzählungen aus der Praxis

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Award and book publication

Our former junior researcher Iryna Sauca was awarded the AK Upper Austria Wissenschaftspreis 2023 for her master’s thesis on strategic public procurement written at the institute.

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Call for Papers: Conference on Public Law and Cities

The Research Institute for Urban Management and Governance co-hosts the first ICON.S Austrian Chapter Conference on 10/11 September 2024, titled “Public Law and Cities”.

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Birgit Hollaus discusses climate change adaptation in municipalities at BOKU Energy Cluster

On 17th October 2023, another edition of the BOKU Energy Cluster event series took place, this time on the topic of “Climate change adaptation in municipalities – what (more) can be done?”.

[Translate to English:] Vortragende bei der Veranstaltung

Presentation of research project on ‘Services of General Interest between Sustainability and Digitalization’

Stephan Leixnering, Tobias Polzer and Selin Öner-Kula were awarded a grant from the ‘Jubilee Fund of the City of Vienna for WU Vienna’ for a research project on ‘Services of General Interest between…

International Workshop

Giving visual and material form to ideas, identity and imagination: Architecture, urbanism and sustainable construction

WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, MAY 12-13, 2014

Organizers: Eva Boxenbaum, CGS Mines ParisTech; Candace Jones, Boston College; Renate Meyer, WU Vienna; Silviya Svejenova, CBS Copenhagen Business School

Keynote speakers were:

  • Trevor Pinch, Cornell University

  • Roy Suddaby, University of Alberta