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Senate Hearings for the Rector’s election of TU Wien

For the upcoming election of the future Rector, Senate Hearings of another three candidates will take place on May 4, 2022.

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These are organized by the Senate of the TU Wien in order to also enable these candidates to present their visions for the future of the TU Wien and thus, together with the ideas of the five candidates invited by the search committee ("Findungskommission"), to allow for the broadest possible opinion.
The dates for the public hearing of these three candidates have been set as follows:
Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 13:00 - 14:20: Univ.Prof. Mag.rer.soc.oec. Dr.rer.soc.oec. Michael GETZNER
Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 14:30 - 15:50: Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Christian HELLMICH
Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 16:00 - 17:20: Ao.Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Heinz WANZENBÖCK

Organizational matters 

A 30-minute presentation of each candidate is planned, followed by a 50-minute discussion.

Live audience

Location: Kuppelsaal der TU Wien, Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Wien, 4th Floor 
(Admission only for the first 100 persons, no registration required)


TUW members will be able to follow the hearings via live streaming on the website, opens an external URL in a new window (TUW login required). There will be a moderated chat function for TUW staff and students to ask questions.