Data Science & Software Science

Partner for industry and research

Research at Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH) concentrates on equal footing in Data Science and Software Science. The synergy of Data Science and Software Science at SCCH is an important success factor. 

As a COMET competence center, SCCH conducts cutting-edge research on an international level. Together with our scientific partners, especially Johannes Kepler University Linz, SCCH strives toward leadership in the future-oriented fields of digitalization and artificial intelligence.


Software Engineer in Research & Development (m/f)

Job offer

We are looking for an enthusiastic junior software engineer with curiosity and interest in challenging tasks to join our innovative team in the research area of Software Analytics and Evolution (SAE).

62. Innovationspool

Artificial Intelligence

On November 7th, an event regarding the topic AI will take place in Hagenberg. The SCCH and its cooperation partner invite you for an exciting information day.

SERUMS project approved

In the context of H2020

The SERUMS project (Securing Medical Data in Smart Patient-Centric Healthcare Systems) was recently approved. SCCH's research focuses primarily on the topic of Privacy Preserving Machine Learning.

Digital Transformation

Top Event

The event focused on the trend topic AI and it was jointly organized by Future Network and CON-ECT Event Management. Dr. Mario Pichler spoke about new business models in the energy sector.


Big Data Technologies in Production

Retrospect VDI Conference

The focus of the event was on data acquisition, data evaluation and data analysis in production. Together with the speakers Günther Lamprecht and Werner Schlapak, Mario Pichler gave a lecture entitled "From the data grave to the value-adding process".

(Good) Data as the basis for KI

Review Software Research Day

At the 5th of June the Software Research Day took place. The main topics was about quality. Quality in different fields like quality in data, IT security, the reliability of predictions and forecasts, and the quality of the performance of models for deep learning and artificial intelligence.

Rise of AI

Conference review

Dr. Thomas Hoch participated in the RISE of AI in Berlin on May 15. At the joint stand of Upper Austrian Research GmbH and he presented the AI topics of SCCH.

Evaluation mastered

SCCH remains on course for success

The successful interim evaluation of the K1-Center guarantees that the Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH) will continue to offer top research for the economy over the next four years.

Trade fair participation

AI in focus

On 17th  May, the Rise of AI Conference will take place in Berlin. SCCH will present its expertise in Medical Imaging and Predictive Behavior Analytics at the conference.

Successful trade fair participation

SCCH @ Hanover Industrial Fair 2018

From April 23rd to 27th, 2018, SCCH was represented at HANNOVER MESSE, the world's most important industrial trade fair. Nine non-university research institutions presented themselves together with Upper Austrian Research GmbH at a joint stand.

Guest speaker from France

Formal Models and Event B

Dr. Jean Pierre Jacquot from the Université de Lorraine spoke about the past, the present of the validation of formal models.

Talk about security

Language technology to enhance software and system security

Security is among the most pressing problems in computing today, with high profile breaches receiving notable media coverage and increasingly also impacting daily life. In his speech, Dr. Stefan Brunthaler showed measures to overcome security problems.

Guest speaker from Oxford

Big Data and Enterprise Knowledge Graphs

Dr. Emanuel Sallinger from the University of Oxford spoke about: "The Vadalog System for Big Data and Enterprise Knowledge Graphs".