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Smart, comfortable and sustainable: an innovative charging solution for electric cars from Volterio

The completely automated charging robot from this startup from Austria ensures resource-friendly charging of electric cars, with no energy loss.

From Now to Future! International Start-up Festival ViennaUP'22, 27 Mai-03 JunE 2022, in VIENNA

Start-ups, scale-ups, corporates, investors and up-and-coming talents from all over the world will meet at ViennaUP'22. ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA is once again a proud partner of the event this year.

Two days devoted to environmental technology, renewable energy sources, energy efficiency and green building: Green Tech Days 2022, 10-11 May 2022 in Vienna and online

This international conference will see firms and experts from more than 50 countries swapping ideas on topics, projects and products from the GreenTech sector.

6th Edition OFSEC - Oman's only Fire, Safety & Security Event | 25 - 26 October 2022 in OMAN

OFSEC EVENT 2022 is designed to meet the needs of the local, regional and international markets by linking practitioners, suppliers, distributors and manufacturers from the fire, safety, HSE and security industry, with key decision makers from the government and private sectors, making it a definitive networking platform, where new projects and partnerships are initiated and visionary objectives are implemented. This event also aims to create synergy and strengthen the collaboration between the authorities and the industries. The 2-day Exhibition & Summit will attract participation from a large number of exhibitors and representation from over 30 countries, with a slew of product and service launches, to the trade visitors and potential buyers from the region and beyond. The Summit will feature an expansive line-up of stellar speakers, case studies, panel discussions, unique presentations providing access to a wealth of industry leading knowledge, sharing best practices and experiences, spotlighting trends, information exchange, insights and outlooks with actionable takeaways.  For more information Please visit: 

COMEX 2022 Technology Show | 23-24 May 2022 in OMAN

The 31st edition of COMEX - Oman's Information Technology & Communications Exhibition, Conference, and  Awards is held under the patronage of the Ministry of Transport, Communication & Information Technology,  Oman Vision 2040, and with the Partnership of Oman Information Technology Society (OITS) & Oman Society for  Petroleum Services (OPAL) among others and will be taking place from 23 – 24 May at the Oman Convention  & Exhibition Centre - OCEC in Muscat. The full event dimensions are as follows: • COMEX Exhibition will include Government Participation in the COMEX Govt Pavilion, ICT & Telco,  Enterprise Level Participation at COMEX Business Pavilion, Fintech Pavilion in cooperation with Central  Bank of Oman, COMEX Tech Ventures Pavilion for 150 ICT SMEs from GCC and Oman, COMEX  Consumer Tech & Smart Shoppers Pavilion.• COMEX 2nd International Conference on Artificial Intelligence – AI (500 Face2Face, 500 Online)  • 2nd COMEX AWARDS for Excellence in Technology - For Private & Government Sector Omani  Companies for Invention, Innovation, and Implementation of Technology that has made a difference to  Oman or their Companies.• COMEX School X - Children from all Schools of Oman (International, Private & Government) will share their experience about how they embraced technology during the pandemic through  YouTube/Facebook Live and recorded videos that go on the COMEX YouTube Channel. A special area for showcasing COMEX Schools STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering & Math’s Innovations will be arranged.  • COMEX Banking Tech & Fintech Seminars 2nd COMEX Fintech Seminars will be organized in cooperation with the Central Bank of Oman (CBO) with the participation of exhibitors & speakers representing local banks, local and international fintech companies.  • COMEX ICT Training for Youth (Workshop); Workshops will be organized with the support of MTCIT throughout the event, expert facilitators to connect them to Omani youth in the workshop that impacts critical ICT project deliverables and train the participants to engage in discussions while opportunities within the industry and government.  For more details please feel free to contact: Mr. Suhail Mohammed Iqbal, Project Manager M +968 95098034 E Mr. Syed Mohammed Siddiq, Project Assistant M +96878282736 E

The Austrian franchise economy is calling! You too can advertise your brand at Austria’s only franchise fair, which is to be held in Vienna from 24 to 25 June 2022

The good news for the franchise economy and fair visitors alike is that planning for Austria’s franchise fair has hit top gear. A whole panoply of stalls, presentations and staged events awaits!

Winter sports made in Austria are reaching Olympian heights

The Olympic Winter Games in Beijing are a great opportunity to shine a spotlight on the skills and innovations contributed by Austrian firms to the world of winter sports.

GoStudent: a high-flying unicorn

The Austrian online tutoring platform GoStudent has notched up another world record: after an investment of EUR 300 million, the startup is now worth USD 3 billion.

Visa to Austria from Oman

Book your appointment online, submit all documents and plan your next holiday destination. 

International Mobility Days 2021: virtual conference, 13–15 December

Austria is one of the top nations in the field of mobility, and international purchasers will be meeting Austrian service providers at a three-day event.