First Cluster Day of the Austrian National Cluster platform on 4th July 2019

Submitted by Alina Danieles… on 05 August 2019

On 4th July 2019, the first Cluster Day of the National Cluster platform took place in the BMDW with a total of 87 participants.

In the morning, the focus was on the Federal Governments industrial strategy and key issues of the IPCEI (Important Project of Common Interest) as well as pilot measures and new developments of the European Innovation Council (EIC). Furthermore an overview of international trends and developments, which are affecting clusters and their member companies, was given.

The afternoon program was split into four parallel sessions:

  • Planning status of the new EU program period and its relevance for the clusters
  • Workshop “Circular Economy – status and cooperation potential”
  • Cluster internationalization and sector-related foreign events of the AUSSENWIRTSCHAFT AUSTRIA: Planning of the priorities in 2020
  • Workshop “"Efficient measures for the recruitment of skilled workers"

The presentations and documentation of the first Cluster Day can be found at the following link: (only in German)

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