OCG Incentive Award

No OCG Incentive Awards in 2021

Due to the Covid-19 situation no OCG Incentive Awards will be presented in 2021.

For the OCG Incentive Awards 2022 excellent degree theses that were approbated by an Austrian university between October 2019 to December 2021 can be submitted.


The Austrian Computer Society OCG awards the OCG Incentive Award annually to promote informatics and business informatics.


Promotion of excellent degree theses

Target group

All students writing their degree theses in the field of informatics or business informatics


To compete for the award the student will submit the thesis, a ten-page short version as well as an online registration to the OCG by the end of the respective deadline. An extension of the deadline is not possible. The registration contains detailed information concerning the layout of the short version (link).


The submitted theses must have been approbated within the preceding two years at an Austrian university. The submitted papers remain with the OCG.


The OCG Incentive Award is worth Euro 2,000.- .


  • Gabriele Kotsis (chair)
  • Ruth Breu
  • Radu Grosu
  • Martin Hitz
  • Gerti Kappel
  • Gustav Neumann
  • Andreas Uhl
  • Franz Wotawa
  • Uwe Zdun