Join the Ambassadors Club-Let’s set some milestones
Congresses make a decisive contribution to the way that academic research institutions are perceived on the international stage, and are major milestones in the careers of their leading academics. Working alongside you as the event organiser, the Austria Center Vienna sees it as its duty to attract congresses to Vienna and strengthen the city’s standing as a location for scientific research.
The perfect package for your event
The largest university town in Europe
More than 10 universities and 140 life science companies
The more we work together, putting all of our weight behind your congress, the better you will be able to establish the reputation of your faculty or institution in the eyes of the international community. Congresses and meetings are key milestones in academic and research careers, they not only help to elevate the standing of the academics and researcher behind them but also leave a lasting legacy that serves to underpin the host location going forward. They are important for Vienna.
A very popular congress destination
More than 170 international congresses
According to statistics published by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), in 2018 Vienna hosted 172 international congresses – making it the second most popular destination for congresses in the world after Paris. The number of participants at international congresses hosted in Vienna has just kept on growing over the past ten years, to its current level of more than 350,000.