The structure presented here and the underlying objectives follow the resolution of the Smart City Wien Framework Strategy 2014. The adaptation to the updated version of the Smart City Wien Framework Strategy will follow shortly.

Innovation is the key to interlink the conservation of resources and high quality of living for all Viennese inhabitants. This contains the immense opportunity for Viennese enterprises and reserach institutes to develop new solutions and competencies in order to enhance Vienna’s reputation in the world and to increase revenues.

Objectives in the area Innovation:

  • In 2050, Vienna is one of the five biggest European research and innovation hubs.
  • By 2030, Vienna attracts additional research units of international corporations.
  • In 2030, Vienna is a magnet for international top researchers and students.
  • By 2030, the innovation triangle Vienna-Brno-Bratislava is one of the most future-oriented cross-border innovation regions of Europe.

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