Core Workshops

  • 1st CoRe Workshop "The BAM - Historic Dimensions" (November 11th, 2015)
  • 2nd CoRe Workshop "Infrastructure in the Arctic (and Elsewhere) as a Social and Ecological Challenge" (January 15-16th 2016). Download program with abstracts here.
  • 3rd CoRe Workshop "Mobility and Remoteness: What is the Connection?" (May 26-27th 2017). See more here.
  • 4th CoRe Workshop "The Northern Sea Route meets the Baikal-Amur-Mainline, Or How to Study Transportation Infrastructures in the Russian North" Program here.


  • 16.11.2016 │ CoRe in the "Forschungsnewsletter" (Research Newsletter) of the University of Vienna.
  • 27.08.2016 │ Project Presenation at the Institute for Geography, Russian Academy of Science, Irkutsk (Russia): "Человек и транспортная инфраструктура в условиях отдаленности: мобильность и техносоциальный сети в регионе Байкало-Амурской магистрали"  (Humans and Transportation Infrastructure under the Conditions of Remoteness: Mobility and Technosocial Networks in the Baikal-Amur Mainline Region) by Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk [presentation here]
  • 27.07.2016 │ Press report on CoRe fieldwork in the "Severnaja Pravda" Nr. 30
  • 13.06.2016 │ Article in "Salzburger Nachrichten" (Austrian newspaper) on "Fernpendler haben es nicht einfach" (It's not easy for Long-Distance Commuters) with Gertrude Saxinger
  • 05.02.2016 │ Article in "Die Presse" (Austrian newspaper) on "Russlands blau-schwarzer Goldrausch" (Russia's blue-black Goldrush) with Gertrude Saxinger [see the article here]