Memberships and Networks
Salzburg Research is member in the following networks and boards (selection):
- AGILE (Association Geographic Information Laboratories Europe)
AGILE promotes academic teaching and research on geographic information systems at a European level.
- EARTO – European Association of leading Research and Technology Organizations
EARTO is the trade association of Europe’s specialised research and technology organisations. Its members make a major contribution to strengthening economic competitiveness and social development in Europe by supporting product, process and service innovation in all branches of industry and services, public and private. EARTO represents the views of its members to European decision-makers, and is a forum for exchange and co-operation between its members.
- ERCIM – European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics
ERCIM aims to foster collaborative work within the European mathematics and informatics research community and to increase co-operation with European industries. Leading research institutes from 16 European countries are members of ERCIM.
- EWICS – European Workshop on Industrial Computer Systems Reliability, Safety and Security
International research group to assess and develop state-of-the-art methods and tools of safety-critical systems.
- MINERVA – Ministerial NETWORK for Valorising Activities in Digitisation
Coordination of strategies and initiatives for the digitisation of cultural and scientific content in Europe.
- NEM Initiative – Networked & Electronic Media
The NEM Initiative aims at building sustainable European leadership in content production and networking technologies. Its objective is to promote an innovative European approach to the convergence of media and telecommunications towards a Future Media Internet that will enhance the lives of European citizens through a richer media experience.
- OASIS – Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards
International non-profit consortium that drives the development, convergence and adaption of open standards for the global information society. Among others, the consortium produces e-business, web and security standards.
- Forschung Austria
Austria’s umbrella association for non-university research.
- AARIT – Austrian Association for Research in IT
AARIT is Austria’s platform for IT-related research. Its members include universities, research institutes, industrial research labs and single researchers. AARIT represents Austria’s IT-related research in European co-operations, particularly in ERCIM.
- OCG – Österreichische Computer Gesellschaft
The OCG is a non-profit association whose members include representatives from the fields of science, IT applications and education as well as IT companies and single researchers. It’s objective is to promote information technologies with due regard to their effects on man and society.
- ITS Austria
ITS Austria is a national initiative by the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology. It aims to foster telematics in Austria and serves as an information and know-how exchange platform between politics, infrastructure operatores, economy, industry, research and development.
- STEV Austria
STEV Austria is a platform for everybody interested in software quality. The exchange of experiences is assisted and encouraged with informal meetings, seminars and conferences. The STEV president represents Austria within the international EOQ Software Group.
- evolaris next level
Evolaris was founded in 2000 as an independent research and development institution for interactive media. Salzburg Research is member of the Business & Scientific Board.
- Secure Business Austria
Secure Business Austria is an industrial research center for IT-Security founded by the Vienna University of Technology, Graz University of Technology and University of Vienna. Salzburg Research is member of the scientific board.
- Verband Content Industries
Der Verband “Content Industries” ist ein Verein zur Unterstützung, Erforschung, und Vernetzung österreichischer und internationaler Inhalte und Anwendungen in der Breitbandkommunikation.
- Health Leven Seven – HL7-Österreich
HL7 Österreich supports electronic communication in health care with the use of the international standards ofHealth Level Seven (HL7).
- WissenschaftsAgentur Salzburg
The WissenschaftsAgentur specializes in knowledge transfer. It serves as an interface between university and society and communicates findings and needs of both parties. Salzburg Research is a supporting member of the WissenschaftsAgentur.
- ITG – Innovations- und Transfergesellschaft Salzburg
Association for promoting the collaboration of science and economy and fostering the innovation potential of Salzburg’s companies.
- Plattform Digitales Salzburg
Association of Salzburg’s leading multimedia institutions with the aim of shaping and guiding the future of digital television in Salzburg.
- GIS-Cluster Salzburg
GIS-Cluster Salzburg is a network of scientific institutions and SMEs with an emphasis on geo information in the State of Salzburg.
- BCCS – Business Creation Center Salzburg
The „Business Creation Center Salzburg“ (BCCS) uses the innovation potential in the State of Salzburg for academic spin-offs. It supports and stimulates both quantity and quality of company set ups. Salzburg Research is strategic partner.