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. January 2020

Silicon Austria Labs: Constitution of the Supervisory Board

On January 10th the Supervisory Board (SVB) of Silicon Austria Labs began its activities. “This is the next significant step towards further development and professionalisation of SAL. The owners expect SAL to develop into an important center for development in Electronic Based Systems in Austria and Europe. This means that the company will continue to pursue an ambitious growth course”, says Ingolf Schädler, chairman of the Supervisory Board.


29. November 2019

SCCH: 20 Years of the Digital Pioneer from Hagenberg

Minister Achleitner: “Hagenberg is an innovation hotspot with a great tradition and vision that is geared towards the future – and SCCH is a flagship of this innovation fleet from the Mühlviertel. On 28 November Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH) celebrated a decade-marking anniversary with more than 200 guests. Economy and research minister Markus Achleitner congratulated the research centre on twenty successful years:


28. November 2019

UAR Innovation Network @ the JKU Careers Day 2019

For the eighth time in succession, Upper Austrian Research was joined by five other exhibitors from the UAR Innovation Network on a fair stand at the JKU Careers Day 2019, the careers fair of the Kepler Society Linz. The most popular university subjects at the UAR joint stand: Technical physics, Chemistry, Mechatronics, Plastics engineering, Biotechnology. During these conversations, many visitors expressed a wish to work in non-university research one day.