Special conditions

Transformation.Ecology.Potentials.

[Translate to English:] Sujet Technologieforum

"Research and innovation will contribute in many ways to making Austria's industry more sustainable. Join us at the Technology Forum to discuss the close connection between digitalization and green transformation!" invites Prof. Dr. Wilfried Sihn, Managing Director, Fraunhofer Austria Research, Academic Director MBA Automotive Industry as well as moderator of the event to the discourse between business, politics, science and society.

Special conditions for students and alumni
Do you also want to shape tomorrow's economy sustainably with new technologies? DHK offers highly discounted tickets for students and alumni of the ACE. Please write an email with the subject "Technologieforum 2022" to alumni-ace@tuwien.ac.at to request the event code.

Innovation Driver Sustainability
On September 28 and 29, 2022 German and Austrian companies and experts will meet in Vienna at the "German-Austrian Technology Forum" for a bilateral exchange on the drivers of transformation in industry and commerce. "Transformation.Ecology.Potential." is the motto of the event. This year, the leading information and communication platform between Germany and Austria is dedicated to the top issues of sustainability, climate protection, digitalization, energy supply and decarbonization. At the Hotel Andaz Vienna Am Belvedere, top-class speakers from Austria and Germany will discuss the transformation towards a sustainable economy. The Technology Forum is being organized for the sixth time by the German Chamber of Commerce in Austria (DHK) together with Fraunhofer Austria Research.

Learning from each other
"In addition to forward-looking trends and factors of ecological change, energy supply security and e-mobility, we are focusing on knowledge exchange and learning from each other at the face-to-face event in Vienna," says DHK Chief Executive Thomas Gindele.

Success factors and business models in a changing future
Thomas Schmall-von Westerholt, Chief Technology Officer of Volkswagen AG and Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Group Components, will be the keynote speaker at the Dinner Night on September 28, 2022, with his expert knowledge on the transformation of the automotive industry.

The Forum Day on Thursday, September 29, 2022 will deliver exciting presentations on how the transformation to a climate-neutral industry can be realized with the help of state-of-the-art industrial technologies. In the exhibitor area of the Technology Forum, representatives from Festo Austria, Beckhoff Automation, Lenzing, Phoenix Contact, Rittal, Schaeffler Austria and the interest group of the metalworking industry in Austria will be available to share expertise and network.

Tickets and further information on the program(in German) at: www.technologieforum-dhk.at, opens an external URL in a new window