BOKU – University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences is a unique Austrian research and teaching organisation with strong focus on renewable resources, living space and quality of life as well as food chain and health issues. BOKU innovatively combines fundamental and applied expertise in the fields of natural sciences, engineering and planning sciences, and social and economic sciences to enhance the knowledge basis for sustainable management of our natural resources.

Further information on BOKU

BOKU is located in the North of Vienna and has three different “campuses”: Türkenschanze, Muthgasse and Tulln.

The IROICA pre-conference day will allow you to visit the Research Centers and BOKU Institutes located in Tulln:


For the IROICA Conference we kindly invite you to Campus Türkenschanze:
The oldest location is situated in the 18th and 19th districts, very close to Türkenschanzpark

Welcome Reception

The welcome reception will take place in the campus Türkenschanze,

Building: Franz Schwackhöfer Haus (see Nr. 9)
Peter Jordan Straße 82
1190 Wien
(Bus stop "Dänenstrasse" 10A, 37A, 40A)

Building overview campus Türkenschanze. (PDF)

Transport connection BOKU Türkenschanze

  • Bus line 40A: stops “Linnéplatz” or “Dänenstraße; connections from U6 station “Währinger Straße/Volksoper” and U2 station “Schottentor”
  • Bus line 37A: stops “Linnéplatz” or “Dänenstraße”; connections from U4 station “Spittelau” and U6 station “Nußdorferstraße”
  • Bus line 10A: stop “Dänenstraße”; connections from U3 station “Johnstraße”, U4 station “Heiligenstadt” (also S-Bahn stations) and S-Bahn station “Gersthof”

Main conference venue:

Gregor Mendel Building (see Nr. 1)
Gregor Mendel Strasse 33
1180 Vienna
(Bus stop "Linneplatz" 40A, 37A)
(Bus stop "Dänenstrasse" - 10A)

Accessible by public transport: Bus 10A , 40 A, 37 A