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Austrian companies join EIT Health

27.02.2020

Top players from the Vienna Region have recently joined EIT Health, Europe’s biggest health network. They include the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, business incubator INiTS, Boehringer Ingelheim Regional Center Vienna (RCV), Kapsch BusinessCom, UNIQA Insurance Group AG and WILD Group.

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Vienna signs climate deal with the EIB

29.01.2020

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the City of Vienna have signed a “Joint Declaration on a Climate Partnership” designed to intensify their cooperation to combat climate change. Future housing, energy, waste and mobility projects envisaged by the city will be assessed based on their contribution to the protection of the environment and will in advance be considered for EIB funding. 

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Real scale-ups are the future

21.01.2020

INiTS CEO Irene Fialka explains why the Vienna Region is developing into a prominent hub for digital health start-ups.

For 17 years, high-tech incubator INiTS has been supporting founders in the Vienna Region with growth-oriented ideas and invigorating the domestic start-up scene. Besides seed capital and a tight partner network, INiTS primarily offers tailor-made consulting services. INiTS CEO Dr. Irene Fialka takes a retrospective look and uses exemplary young enterprises to show how Vienna can become even more important as an international hotspot.

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Austrian design for astronauts at new international space station

10.12.2019

International space agencies, including the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA, have joined forces to build a new space station called the Gateway, which will orbit the Moon, starting in 2025. Vienna-based architecture firm Liquifer has been commissioned by Airbus to design the so-called international habitat module (iHab), the living and working area, and has now presented its first proposal to the ESA. 

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Lower Austria’s green building know-how showcased in China

27.11.2019

For the first time since its launch, the 23th International Passive House Conference left the German-speaking region and moved to the Chinese city of Gaobeidian for three days. With 350 international congress participants from 50 countries, 800 participants from China and more than 35,000 visitors, the conference set a new record.  And with 21 out of 103 sessions, the Austrian delegation gave the highest number of presentations, reflecting the pioneering role which the country plays in the passive house and energy efficiency sector.

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