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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Florian Heigl Bakk.techn.

Institute of Zoology
Gregor-Mendel-Straße 33, 1180 Wien
florian.heigl(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-83320

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ORCID: 0000-0002-0083-4908

Curr. Vitae

2019 - Senior Scientist, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Austria
2017 - 2018 Postdoctoral fellow, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2013 - 2017 Doctoral studies of Natural Resources and Life Sciences. Doctoral thesis title: Project Roadkill – Towards a citizen observatory system for road-killed animals. University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2010 - 2013 Master programme Agrobiology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2006 - 2010 Bachelor programme Agricultural Sciences, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

Expertise

BOKU Citizen Science Contact Person;

Awards

2018 Nominierung für den Bundestierschutzpreis 2018 (Projekt Roadkill)
2017 Pioneer of Open Innovation in Science – For successfully completing the Lab for Open Innovation in Science 2016/17 organised by the Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft
2017 BOKU Nachhaltigkeitspreis 2017 "Licht der Zukunft" in der Kategorie "Austausch mit der Gesellschaft" für das Projekt Roadkill
2016 Listung des Projekts Roadkill als vorbildliches Projekt für eine umweltfreundliche Mobilität durch den VCÖ (www.vcoe.at)
2013 Pionier des Open Dialogue im Rahmen der Alpbacher Technologiegespräche
2013 3. Preis Posterpräsentation beim 5. Semester Touchdown des BOKU Centre of Agricultural Sciences
2013 1. Preis beim 1. Medizinischen Diplomarbeitskongress MeDiKo der MedUni Wien
2013 Wissenschaftlicher Förderpreis 2013 der Wiener Umweltschutzabteilung – MA22

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2019 - Working Group on Citizen Science Networks in the European Citizen Science Association
head
2019 - European Citizen Science Association
advisor
2018 -2018 Evaluation panel for citizen science projects in the H2020 project ORION – Open Responsible Research and Innovation to further Outstanding Knowledge
expert
2016 - Citizen Science to promote creativity, scientific literacy, and innovation throughout Europe (COST Action CA15212)
advisory board member
2016 - Blühendes Österreich – REWE International gemeinnützige Privatstiftung
scientific advisor
2016 - Citizen Science Working Group, Paris Lodron University Salzburg
expert
2016 -2019 Open Knowledge Maps Advisory Board
scientific advisor

Reviewer for scientific journals

2019 - PeerJ
2019 - Basic & Applied Herpetology
2019 - Global Ecology and Conservation
2018 - Ecological Informatics
2018 - Diversity
2017 - Scientific Reports
2015 - Nature Conservation

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2019 Citizen Science and Open Science: bridging the science-society-gap by finding emerging environmental issues and empowering citizens – European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018
Chair (Session)
2019 Workshop: Citizen Science Networks
Organiser
2019 4. Schreibwerkstatt Qualitätskriterien Österreich forscht
Organiser
2019 2. Schreibwerkstatt Qualitätskriterien Österreich forscht
Organiser
2019 Citizen Science und Recht II - Wem gehört ein Bild?
Member of the Organisation Committee
2019 5. Plattformtreffen "Österreich forscht"
Organiser
2019 "Pub forscht" - 6. Citizen Science Pub Quiz
Organiser
2019 Seminarteil: Citizen Science: A new paradigm for public participation?
Organiser
2019 Science Café - Citizen Science? WTF! 1. junior Biologicum
Chair (Session)
2019 3. Schreibwerkstatt Qualitätskriterien Österreich forscht
Organiser
2019 Citizen Science in Ecology: Data Quality concerns, methods and solutions
Chair (Session)
2019 5. Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2019
Member of the Organisation Committee
2019 Recommendations for the development of (national) Citizen Science Strategies
Member of the Organisation Committee
2019 Wie kann ich Citizen Science in meine Forschung integrieren
Organiser
2019 European Researcher's Night Pre-Event: Workshop: Wie kann ich Citizen Science in meine Forschung integrieren?
Organiser
2019 European Researchers' Night: Science is for all of us
Member of the Organisation Committee
2019 Grenzen überwinden – 5. Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz
Chair (Session)
2018 Coaching Workshop: Exploring Citizen Science
Organiser
2018 European Researchers' Night: Science is for all of us
Member of the Organisation Committee
2018 Finde dein Lieblingsprojekt (Stand bei der Langen Nacht der Forschung im Naturhistorischen Museum Wien)
Organiser
2018 Lange Nacht der Forschung (Naturhistorisches Museum Wien)
Organiser
2018 Citizen Science for Earth Systems in the Era of Big Data – European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018
Chair (Session)
2018 4. Plattformtreffen Citizen Science Network Austria
Organiser
2018 Plattform Österreich forscht – Aktionstag Generationen Forschen – Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2018
Organiser
2018 Projekt Roadkill – Aktionstag Generationen Forschen – Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2018
Organiser
2018 Citizen Science and Peer-Review: Mission Impossible? – Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2018
Chair (Session)
2018 Wissenschaft für BürgerInnen? – Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2018
Chair (Session)
2018 Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2018
Organiser
2018 "Pub forscht" - 2. Citizen Science Pub Quiz
Organiser
2018 Schreibwerkstatt Qualitätskriterien Österreich forscht
Organiser
2018 "Pub forscht" - 4. Citizen Science Pub Quiz
Organiser
2018 Österreich forscht: the Austrian CS community platform – Workshop at the European Citizen Science Conference
Chair (Session)
2018 European Citizen Science Conference
Member of the Organisation Committee
2018 European Researcher's Night Pre-Event: Workshop: Wie kann ich Citizen Science in meine Forschung integrieren?
Organiser
2018 Citizen Science in Ecology – A long history in long term monitoring – 48th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Chair (Session)
2018 Global wildlife-vehicle conflict reporting systems – Workshop at the IENE2018 International Conference
Chair (Session)
2018 Citizen Science und Recht
Organiser
2018 "Pub forscht" – 3. Citizen Science Pub Quiz
Organiser
2018 Sharing the Knowledge - Sharing the Love – Workshop at the European Citizen Science Conference
Chair (Session)
2018 Time for a Definition - Quality Criteria in Citizen Science – Workshop at the European Citizen Science Conference
Chair (Session)
2017 "Pub forscht" - 1. Citizen Science Pub Quiz
Organiser
2017 Ethische Aspekte in Citizen Science Projekten
Member of the Organisation Committee
2017 Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2017
Organiser
2017 Expanding Horizons – Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2017
Chair (Session)
2017 Tot oder Lebendig: Tiere und die Straße – Citizen Science Day – Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2017
Organiser
2017 Austrian Alzheimer-Catchathon
Member of the Organisation Committee
2017 European Citizen Science Association: General Assembly 2017
Organiser
2017 How can Citizen Science Advance Ecology? From Data Collection to Biodiversity Observation Network Design and Mobile Technology Application (Workshop at the BES, GFÖ, NecoV and EEF Joint Annual Meeting 2017: Ecology Across Borders)
Organiser
2017 3. Plattformtreffen Österreich forscht
Organiser
2017 WTZ Ost Ringveranstaltung: Citizen Science – Chancen und Herausforderungen einer Öffnung
Organiser
2016 Citizen Science in Ecology – An Applied Tool for Biodiversity Monitoring in Europe? – 46th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Chair (Session)
2016 Citizen Science WIKI Workshop
Member of the Organisation Committee
2016 Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2016
Organiser
2016 2. Plattformtreffen Österreich forscht
Organiser
2015 1. Plattformtreffen www.citizen-science.at
Organiser
2015 Österreichische Citizen Science Konferenz 2015
Organiser
2015 Citizen Science in Ecology – 45th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Chair (Session)
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