LISAvienna Business Treff: Life science funding opportunities

Join our ViennaUP’22 evening event on life science funding opportunities that facilitate bringing ideas to market.

Event partners: Biotech Austria and EIT Health Austria

Learn more about funding programs available at Austria Wirtschaftsservice (aws) - the promotional bank of the Austrian federal government - as well as at the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) and at the Vienna Business Agency. Meet funding experts and get individual advice.
We have also invited Austria’s dedicated biotechnology industry association Biotech Austria and the new EIT Health Regional Innovation Hub in Austria to give presentations.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to grow your life science network in Vienna!


6:00 p.m. Registration and welcome drinks

6:30 p.m. LISAvienna
Welcome and opening remarks
Johannes Sarx and Philipp Hainzl, Managing Directors

6:40 p.m. aws – Austria Wirtschaftsservice
The promotional bank of the Austrian federal government
Elvira Kainersdorfer, Program Manager Life Science Austria

6:50 p.m. FFG – Austrian Research Promotion Agency
The national funding agency for industrial research and development
Corinna Wilken, Life Science Expert

7:00 p.m. Vienna Business Agency
The first point of contact for Viennese companies, international corporations, and start-ups
Matthias Heilbrunner, Program Manager R&D Funding

7:10 p.m. Biotech Austria
The first specific branch association for the biotechnology industry in Austria
Peter Llewellyn-Davies, Chairman

7:20 p.m. Regional Innovation Hub EIT Health Austria
Your gateway to the largest innovation network for health technology in Europe
Dirk Holste, Managing Director ad interim

7:35 p.m. Networking and flying buffet
Funding experts are available to answer your questions

9:30 p.m. End

We are looking forward to meeting you in person in May.

Registration is now closed.

The health and safety of our guests, speakers and staff is very important to us. We recommend taking a test prior to the event and ask you to stick to the rules summarized at

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Tue, 31.5.2022 | 18:00 - 21:30

Kursalon Hübner
Johannesgasse 33
1010 Vienna

Johannes Sarx
Managing Director
T +43 1 501 75 594
M +43 664 814 43 72

Philipp Hainzl
Managing Director
T +43 1 25200 591
M +43 699 134 000 19