Life Sciences in Vienna
Vienna looks back on an excellent scientific tradition in the field of medical research: The Medical University has been located in Vienna for over 640 years and is currently the largest specialised medical university in Central Europe.
With LISAvienna, the Vienna Business Agency and the Austrian Wirtschaftservice GmbH (AWS) offer an own platform to companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical technology, which advises companies on grounding, offers networking opportunities and acts as central knowledge support for the life science sector.
Around 430 companies are active in the life sciences industry in Vienna. These employ 22,000 highly qualified employees and reported ten billion euros in 2014. 50 research institutes and other organisations employ a further 14,000 people and also educate 33,000 students. Register for the LISAvienna e-newsletter at office@ to stay updated on life sciences news from Vienna. lisavienna.at