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.

30. November 2018

New Research Centre for the Chemical Process Industry

The fifth nationwide call of the K1 centres COMET funding scheme brought successes for the research region of Upper Austria: “The province was able to attract a new centre of excellence for the chemical process industry,” says economy and research spokesman and deputy governor Dr. Michael Strugl with satisfaction.


21. November 2018

Upper Austrian Research Showcased its Work at the Business & Technology Forum

From 19 to 20 November 2018 the Business & Technology Forum 2018 was held at voestalpine Stahlwelt. An extremely varied programme consisting of several blocks of events was organized over two days for over 200 participants. In addition, an exhibition of items from research was staged to accompany the Forum. On 300 m² of exhibition space more than 20 organizations presented approximately 35 artefacts from research. 



19. October 2018

Cooperation Agreements Signed with DFKI and TZI

The exchange and cooperation on AI research between Bremen and Upper Austria is to be intensified in future. To confirm this intention, Upper Austrian Research (UAR), in its role as the leading company for research of the federal province of Upper Austria, signed cooperation agreements with the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and the Technology Centre for Informatics and Information Technology (TZI) at Bremen University. The Kaminsaal in Bremen city hall provided a supremely elegant location for the signing.