JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH

About Us

JOANNEUM RESEARCH, headquartered in Graz, is a successful research institution with a national and international outreach owned by the Austrian Provinces of Styria, Carinthia and Burgenland. Well embedded in the international innovation network, our researchers provide innovation in the strategic thematic areas “Information and Production Technologies”, “Human Technologies and Medicine”, and “Society and Sustainability”.

Around 500 employees use their ideas, innovative strength and extensive research experience to support companies and public institutions not only in the development of technologies, methods and products, but also in social issues.

Our Focus

INNOVATION – we actively cooperate with business, industry and the public sector to generate innovation. We focus on application-oriented research and development projects to promote technology transfer into the economy.

KNOWLEDGE NETWORK – we forge organisational links between national and international research networks. We act as a customer interface, providing advice and facilitating contact between research, business, industry and the public sector.

KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER – we provide access to new science and technology for the benefit of the region. We invest in high-value, targeted programmes to foster our employees’ career development and the advancement of female staff.


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COREMED – 1 Laboratory –
DIGITAL – Human Factors Laboratory –
HEALTH – 2 Laboratories –
MATERIALS – Cleanroom –

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Helmut Wiedenhofer
JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
Graz, Austria
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