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.

04. December 2017

Focus Cooperation: UAR Researchers Visit INOCON Technologie GmbH

On 29 November 2017, representatives of non-university research institutions visited the technology company INOCON. The purpose of the visit was a discussion on specific topics relating to the future and research skills with a view to exploring possible areas of cooperation. The meeting was organized with a clear objective: the strategic networking of centres of excellence from science and industry. This exchange on specific subjects laid the first foundations of potential cooperation on the development of technologies of the future. 


24. November 2017

PROFACTOR - Openlab: the robot. Our colleague

The robot. Our colleague. This was the motto under which PROFACTOR extended an invitation to visit the cognitive factory-LAB in Steyr on Wednesday, 22 November as part of the euRobotics Weeks.Demonstrators from current research projects gave insights into the robotics of tomorrow – into a kind of robotics that is geared to intelligent cooperation with humans. In the morning, discussions were held on current areas of use and trends in collaborative robotics in the seminar “Human-machine interaction – assistive robotics”.


23. November 2017

RECENDT Provides Safety in Food Production

RECENDT GmbH is a partner in the newly founded food research centre FFoQSI (feed & food quality, safety and innovation). At this centre, a new measuring instrument will be developed in the coming years to enable straightforward and rapid detection of hazardous contamination in areas where food and feed are processed. With modern methods of infrared spectroscopy, production of a cost-effective hand-held appliance for mobile use in trade and industry will be possible.