Home of Data - Databases and Information Systems

We are a subdivision of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Innsbruck.


Our passion lies in developing innovative methods for efficient data storage and analyses aiming to assist users and businesses to meet their information needs.




New Bachelor and Master Thesis Topics Online

Looking for a Bachelor or Master Thesis topic? Want to write your Thesis @DBIS? We recently put new and interesting topics online. Check it out here.

Welcome Anna and Julia!

Today, we welcome Anna and Julia, who participate at the SommerTechnikum programme of the University of Innsbruck. Anna and Julia will be working as interns at the DBIS group for the next four weeks and will investigate recommender systems together with us. They will further also attend a summer school about different MINT disciplines. 

Enjoy your time at DBIS :)

Bergnamen – Bergwelten. Toponymie im (Kon-)Text

Our abstract "Bergnamen – Bergwelten. Toponymie im (Kon-)Text" just got accepted at the German Toponyme - Eine Standortbestimmung symposium. This publication is part of a cooperation of DBIS (Eva Zangerle) with Gerald Hiebel from the Unit for Surveying and Geoinformation, Faculty of Engineering Science, University of Innsbruck and Gerhard Rampl, Claudia Posch and Elisabeth Gruber from the Linguistics Department.

Mentoring Program

During the course of the last year, Eva took part in mentoring program organized by the University of Innsbruck. The program is aimed at providing means for career development for female researchers and was organized as a peer mentoring program. Last Friday, June 23rd, the closing event took place, where participants of the previous mentoring round and new mentees met and discussed the program. 

You can find further information here (German only):

Mentoring Programm Universität Innsbruck
Unter­stützung für Wissen­schaftler­innen
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Foundations of Databases Workshop 2017

The traditional 29th GI-Workshop "Foundations of Databases" (GvDB 2017) takes place in Blankenburg, Germany from May 30th to June, 2nd, 2017 and is co-organised by Günther Specht. We wish all participants a successful workshop :)