• Lower Austria / Niederösterreich
  • NUTS 2 : AT12
  • AT

Facts & Figures

Capital: Sankt Pölten

Size: 19,186.0 km2

Population: 1,617,455

Regional GDP: 45,418

% of the National GDP: 15.86

Regional GERD (%): 1.36

% of Unemployment: 4.2

S3 related Region's Website


Koren, Kerstin

  Email: kerstin.koren@noel.gv.at

Hagenauer, Simone

  Email: s.hagenauer@ecoplus.at   Phone: 0043-2742900019657

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Priority Name Description
Construction, Energy and Environment Renovation of historic buildings to low-energy standard, multi-floor new buildings in passive energy quality, living comfort and healthy interior climate, energy efficiency
Food Food quality and food safety, organic and regional products, resource efficiency
Plastics Bio-plastics, bio-packaging
Mechatronics Energy efficiency in production
Medical Biotechnology Blood purification systems, tissue engineering, cell therapies, cell biology/physiology
Agricultural and Environmental Technology Bio-analysis, environmental technology, plant cultivation, use of renewable commodities, pharmacy.
Medical Materials and Technologies Materials, tribology (friction, wear, lubrication), medical technology, sensors and actuators, surfaces.
Bio-energy Agricultural and food technology: bio-energy, bio-mass, energy systems, agricultural and food technologies, water management, ecological building (focus on energy-efficient building and renovation)

You can obtain more detail following this/these link/s:

RIS3 Related Links

RIM Link

S3 Strategy:

RIS3 Strategy Lower Austria - Final document in German

S3 Process:

Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshop on Monitoring in Vilnius on 23rd October (2018):


Background Document

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