The Austrian Fulbright Student Program

Combined Course on "Enterprise Business Intelligence: Big Data and Privacy" in Summer Term 2015

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Fulbright Inaugural Lecture of Prof. Noushin Ashrafi ("The Privacy Paradox")

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Vacant jobs

Funded PhD Positions in Crowdsourcing Geospatial Data
(George Mason University, Virginia, U.S.A.)

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Welcome at the Department for Business Informatics - Data & Knowledge Engineering

The Department for Business Informatics - Data & Knowledge Engineering is one of the four departments for Business Informatics at the Johannes Kepler University Linz (JKU) and is headed by o. Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Michael Schrefl.

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Our courses convey competences of data and web modeling, data and knowledge based systems, semantic technologies as well as data warehousing and data mining in studies of social and economic science. [... more]


Our current research areas include business intelligence, semantic technologies, data and business process modeling, web of things as well as privacy in the Cloud. [... more]


Tight cooperation with national and international partners is an integral part of our department. Our project partners are among others Frequentis, University of Oxford and University of South Australia.

We appreciate proposals for joint research projects and are on hand with our experience in the entire process, from writing applications for research grants to disseminating research outcomes. To get an idea of our cooperations up to now, we invite you to have a look at our partners and research activities.