Exploitation of innovations, especially those of inventions, software and know-how is an essential form of knowledge transfer from universities to companies.

Therefore, university-based innovations should be transferred to business to sustainably strengthen companies, among other things especially those in the business location of Austria. Another reason is to facilitate growth through innovations. Moreover, the successful knowledge transfer of research results leads to financial returns to the universities and to a positive perception of the universities.

Regarding this matter, links to selected technology offers as well as to those of the universities may be found under “Technology Offers”.