WWTF-Funding for project AXAIS

Funding News! The project “Acquiring and explaining norms for AI systems” (AXAIS) will be funded by the WWTF (Vienna Science and Technology Fund) under the call Information and Communication Technology – Digital Humanism – ICT23-030.

The principal investigator is Agata Ciabattoni (TU Wien and VCLA); her co-principal investigators are John Horty (University of Maryland) and Cristinel […]

7th Women in Logic Workshop (WiL) 2023 in Rome, Italy

Saturday, July 1, 2023

6th Women in Logic Workshop (WiL) 2022 in Haifa, Israel

Sunday, July 31, 2022

Vienna Ball of Sciences 2024

Saturday, January 27, 2024 at 20:00

Helmut Veith Stipend – Deadline Nov 30!

The VCLA invites applications for the Helmut Veith Stipend from motivated and outstanding female master’s students who plan to pursue one of the programs in Computer Science at TU Wien taught in English in one of the following semesters:

– winter semester 2023/2024

– summer semester 2024

The deadline of the current call is November 30, 2023. Don’t […]

Call for Applications: 2 PhD Positions

Two PhD positions are available within (1) the Institute of Logic and Computation (Agata Ciabattoni, TU Wien, Vienna), and (2) the research group Logic in Philosophy and Artificial Intelligence (Christian Straßer, Ruhr-University Bochum).

We are seeking two exceptionally talented and motivated students.  The positions are embedded in the LoDEx project (Logical Methods for Deontic Explanations), a […]

VCLA Award Ceremony: Female Computer Scientists in the Spotlight

On September 26, the Vienna Center for Logic and Algorithms (VCLA) presented the VCLA International Student Awards to the winners of 2023 at an award ceremony that was held at TU Wien. During the ceremony, the Helmut Veith Stipend was also officially awarded to the winner of 2022. For the first time since the awards’ […]

Helmut Veith Stipend: Announcement

It is our pleasure to announce Alina Ehart as the seventh recipient of the Helmut Veith Stipend for Female Master’s Students in Computer Science, submission period November 2022.



Alina has a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Computer Science with a focus on cyber security from Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt. Due to her previous studies of information technology at HTBLuVA […]

KR 2023: Best Paper Awards for TU Wien researchers!

The 20th International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR 2023) was held in Rhodes, Greece, from Sep 2-8. During the conference, the KR’23 Ray Reiter Best Paper Prize, the Marco Cadoli Distinguished Student Paper Award, and the Best Student Paper Award of the Description Logic Workshop were presented to researchers of TU […]

VCLA International Student Awards 2023 – Announcement

The 7th edition of the VCLA International Student Awards 2023 was concluded in June. Based on the international call for (self-)nominations, the award committee consisting of seventeen internationally recognized researchers announced one Outstanding Master Thesis Award and one Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award. As the decision on the Master Thesis Award was a close call, there […]