Carnival in AustriaWitches, demons and other spooky creatures populate the streets of Austria up until Ash Wednesday. However, nobody has to be afraid. This period of year is mainly colorful, funny and sometimes a bit crazy.
Fertile EcosystemHave my colleagues recently discovered their love for Mozart and apple strudel? Or what other reason could there be for international and domestic pharmaceutical companies investing EUR 800 million in Austria in 2017 alone?
Vienna: 360° Support for Life SciencesAre you considering setting up a company in Vienna in order to develop an innovative drug or medical product? Do you have plans to revolutionize biotechnological methods used in other industries? If so, Vienna is just the right place for you! The business location offers everything you need to successfully put your business idea into practice.
Open Innovation: How Austrian Companies Develop Ingenious IdeasIt may sound paradoxical, but innovation designed to safeguard competitiveness has long abandoned the former approach of taking place in a hidden chamber while maintaining strict confidentiality. Instead, innovation now arises by experimenting beyond the confines of the company. Austria provides support here.
Data protection could be expensive as of May 2018 – What startups have to keep in mind!The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect in May of next year. However, only a very few people know what impact these rules will have on your company and its way of operating with respect to handling personal data.
Highly popular: Austrian startup scene improves connections to Asian hotspotsWhat do Israel, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong and South Korea have in common? They belong to the target countries of the Global Incubator Networks (GIN). Over the last two years GIN has been promoting investments in and from these hotspots – as a one-stop-shop for investors, startups and incubators.
Styria as a Visionary and Pioneer in the Field of Life Sciences
The catchword is cooperation when it comes to considering the strength and attractiveness of Styria in the field of “human technology”. The synergetic collaboration of the scientific and business communities serves as the basis for innovations along the entire value chain.