[Translate to English:] Michael Filzmoser

Mag. Michael Filzmoser, PhD

  • Associate Professor at the Department for Labor Science and Organization of the Institute for Management Science of the TU Wien
  • Vice Dean of Study Affairs for Mechanical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering - Management

Short Bio

Michael Filzmoser holds a MSc in International Business Administration (2005) and a PhD in Management (2009) from the University of Vienna. His diploma thesis addressed "Process Management at Austrian Airlines" his doctoral theis addressed "Simulation of Automated Negotiation". 2017 he received his venia docendi in Business Administration from the TU Wien, habilitation thesis topic "Experimental and Computational Analysis of Negotiation Processes."

Since 2018 Michael Filzmoser is Associate Professor at the Institute of Management Science of the TU Wien, Vice Dean of Academic Affairs (since 2015) as well as Curriculum coordinator for the Facutlity of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering of the TU Wien (since 2018).


Phone: +43 1 58801 33078

Office hours


Research Interests

  • Simulation
  • Negotiation esp. Automated Negotiation
  • Organization esp. Digital Transformation
  • Innovation

My research focuses on the analysis and design of collaboration and coordination processes especially in conjunction with the opportunities and necessities created novel technological developments.


Link to full publication records at the publication database of the TU Wien, opens an external URL in a new window. (incl. proceedings and conference presentations)

Research Projects

  • e-nego-motion: Foundation of effective electronic negotiation support: socio-emotional, prescriptive and technological perspectives (co-author of the proposal, funded by FWF under grant no. P 21062-G14, 2009-2012)
  • Ge:MMaS: Gender-specific requirements for the development of new machines considering the human-machine interface (sub-project leader for the IMW, funded by the FFG under grant no. 826182, 2010-2012)
  • CoBe: Costs and benefits of integrated planning (sub-project leader for the IMW, funded by the FFG under grant no. 825618, 2010-2012)
  • BIM_sustain: Process optimisation for BIM-supported sustainable design (co-author of the proposal, funded by FFG under grant no. 2948506, 2012-2014)
  • INSOR: Fair mediation in integrated social robotics, 2015-2021, semper ardens research project funded by the Carlsberg Foundation (project-member)
  • industry projects: often in form of the supervision of master theses projects with companies (Austrian Airlines, Bank Austria Leasing, Bosch, Fresenius, Hoerbiger, Leobersdorfer Maschinenfabrik, OMV, Siemens, Trotec, Voest Alpine, Voith, etc.) and other organizations (Bundesministerium für Finanzen, Bundesverband Materialwirtschaft Einkauf und Logistik, Evangelische Kirche Österreich)

Memberships and Reviewing


  • EURO Working Group Decision Support Systems (EWG DSS)
  • EURO Working Group Behavioral OR (EWG BOR)
  • INFORMS Group Decision and Negotiation (GDN)
  • Techno-Economy-Forum of the TU Austria (TÖK)


  • GDN Group Decision and Negotiation (Journal and Conference)
  • CEJOR Central European Journal of Operation Research
  • IJCIS International Journal of Cooperative Information Systems
  • EPOC Engineering Project Organization Conference
  • Robophilosophy 2020 Conference



winter term

VU Innovation Theory (en)

summer term

VU Strategic Management (en)

SE Entrepreneurship and Innovation (en)

VU Entrepreneurship and Innovation Garage

both summer and winter term

VO Grundlagen der Betriebs und Unternehmensführung

supervision of Bachelor thesis, Master Thesis, Project works, Dissertations

List of courses in TISS, opens an external URL in a new window