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.

15. June 2018

COMET: Upper Austria excels with approved K Projects

The COMET (Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies) programme of the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) promotes highly qualified research conducted by industry and science as partners. The latest call for projects also proved highly competitive. 21 projects from all over Austria were submitted, nine of which were accepted. Three of the four entries that had Upper Austrian companies as consortium leaders succeeded in convincing the panel of international judges — an outstanding success rate of 75 per cent. 


13. June 2018

Business and Technology Roadshow: Upper Austria’s Research on Tour

Four major German cities in eight days: that was the Business & Technology Roadshow that Upper Austrian Research, the leading research company, took on a tour of Germany in cooperation with the location agency Business Upper Austria. Upper Austria was presented as a research location in Munich, Düsseldorf, Hamburg and Berlin. The programme, which aimed to establish and intensify cooperation between industry and research, focused particularly on the specialist technology fields of digitalization, mobility and logistics, and industrial production.


18. May 2018

UAR Joint Stand at technical careers fairs

As in the years before the Upper Austrian Research GmbH presented itself with a joint stand the career fairs TECONOMY Graz and TUDay Vienna. Representatives of the Linz Center of Mechatronics, Polymer Competence Center Leoben, PROFACTOR and the Kompetenzzentrum Holz - members of the UAR Innovation Network - were available for interested students and graduates from various technical and scientific disciplines for personal discussions.