December 15, 2008
2nd bridges Lecture with Norman Neureiter
The OST's 2nd bridges lecture at the Embassy of Austria in Washington, DC, took place on December 15. Norman Neureiter, bridges columnist and director of the AAAS Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy discussed with the audience “The Internationalization of Science – What’s in the Future for US Science and Science Policy?” The conversation was moderated by Warren Leary, a science correspondent for The New York Times. Please follow the links for further event information.
December 5, 2008
Krampus goes US!
Traditionally, the Office of Science & Technology cordially invited Austrian Scientists and members of the OST Scientist Network to an informal get-together with ”Gulasch“ and “Glühwein.“ The event, “Krampus goes US!“ took place on December 5, at 7:00 pm at the Embassy of Austria. Please click here to view the official invitation.
October 4, 2008
Austrian Science Talk 2008 in Chicago
The Austrian Science Talk 2008 took place on October 4 at the Knickerbocker Hotel in Chicago. Organized by the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology, brainpower austria, ASciNA and the OST, the topic of this year's Talk was "The Magic Triangle of the Future: Research, Industry and Education". The event provided an excellent opportunity for networking with other scientists and representatives from Austria. Please view the official agenda in English and German.
June 16, 2008
Euro 2008: Join us for the Austria - Germany game
On June 16, the Goethe Institut in Washington, DC and the Office of Science & Technology invited soccer fans to watch the game Austria vs. Germany on a big screen live from the Ernst Happel stadium in Vienna, Austria. The screening took place at the Goethe Institut, in 812 Seventh Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001. The goal of the event was to create the network opportunity and to support the Austrian role in the European Championship 2008.