Research, innovation & economy

What do Sumo wrestling robots, a hydraulic laboratory at the Danube and pig lungs have to do with research and innovation?

AC-Centrope & AC-Centrope II

Automotive industry: Vocational training for experts

Active Ageing

Active Ageing in Schneebergland (and beyond)

How can elderly people be supported in remaining independent as long as possible?

Age-friendly Region

Developing new models to ensure a high quality of life into advanced old age, on both sides of the border


Students help SMEs in the Austrian-Slovak border region to enhance their market opportunities


Research on human respiration by means of pig lungs: How this innovative method helps to reduce animal testing


Legal advice for Slovak migrant workers in Austria

The numbers speak for themselves: 1000 people made use of free legal advice in Vienna, Bratislava and Gänserndorf


Research on poultry nutrition and poultry health for the benefit of SMEs in the industry


Poultry Research: The goal of the project is to prevent poultry from infectious diseases by determining the ideal animal feed.


Urban expansion: Development of a catalogue with functional and spatial-structural settlements


Developing new forms of employment for people who are disadvantaged on the labour market

From old to new: How new bags are made out of old flags, and long-term unemployed people get a second chance on the labour market.


Water losses due to leaky pipe connections: How a remote-controlled robot can reduce the loss of fresh drinking water


Diabetes: What influence does vegetarian food have on secondary illnesses of type II diabetics?


Cooperation between universities – Developing a cross-border university cluster with a focus on security, safety and public services


Research on human respiration using a pig lung 


Research on a new, more eco-friendly type of cement 


Monitoring of specialists for the Vienna-Bratislava region


Geodetic measuring of Lake Neusiedl (Neusiedlersee): Why are measures of the mud so important?


Founding of a high-tech centre for the purpose of knowledge exchange on innovation and technology between universities and companies


Urban Technologies: Improving the use of new technologies in cities and regions


Establishing an interregional innovation network on mechatronics and promoting the implementation of innovative ideas

Kompetenzzentrum MechanoBiologie in Regenerativer Medizin

Cross-border research on developing therapeutic methods for the restoration of human cells, tissues or organs


Mobility in old age: How to address sarcopenia, the persistent loss of muscular mass in old age


Historic stone monuments of “Leithakalk” (limestone): Research on new, state-of-the-art methods for the preservation of art objects


Nutrition and healthy aging –

more healthy years and a better quality of life in old age

Pro 2013+

Developing a strategy for cross-border cooperation in the Interreg programme Austria-Czech Republic for the new funding period 2014-2020