Research promotes Innovation

Upper Austrian Research GmbH (UAR) is the leading organization for non-university research of the federal province of Upper Austria and a key player in the research, technology and innovation policy. With its associated companies UAR promotes innovative solutions at the crossroads where fundamental research meets applied research and provides access to top-quality R&D capacities.

22. April 2016

Hands-on Research! Long Night of Research on 22.4.2016

On Friday, 22 April 2016, Austria's biggest research event again invites old and young to experience research live. At the seventh Long Night of Research — LNF16 for short — leading research institutions and companies give visitors in all nine provinces the chance to take a look behind the scenes for one night. A varied programme provides opportunities to find out about the latest research findings and chat to researchers face to face.

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18. March 2016

PCCL: Smart Polymers from Smart Researchers

So women in engineering are rare? Not at the polymer research centre PCCL. Since it was founded in 2002, PCCL has ensured that women have been given equal opportunities in research and engineering. The success of the measures taken is shown not just by the 44% proportion of women, but especially by the successful woman researchers at PCCL: Simone Radl, for instance, who was presented with the 2016 Josef Krainer Förderungspreis (Funding Award) for her work in the fields of intelligent polymers.

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18. March 2016

Software Competence Center Hagenberg Wins E-Award

On 8 March 2016, particularly cost-effective, customer-friendly and innovative IT projects in various categories in Austria received recognition at a large awards ceremony in the T-Center in Vienna. Around 200 guests came to show their appreciation of the nominated projects and the award-winners. In the Administration and E-Government category, the INDYCO project conducted by the Software Competence Center Hagenberg was among the winners.

 

 

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