Research at FHWien der WKW

Research Forum 2020

14th Research Forum for Austrian Universities of Applied Sciences

“Shaping the future responsibly!”

Time: April 15-16, 2020
Location: FHWien der WKW


We are looking forward to numerous submissions and hope to welcome as many of you as possible to the Research Forum 2020 at FHWien der WKW!

Call for Panels & innovative formats


Submission deadlines and uploading proposals in stage 2 – Presentations and posters

  • Abstracts for presentations and posters should be submitted over the conference management tool
  • The deadline for submissions of abstracts is January 12, 2020 January 2, 2020 at midnight.
  • Submitters will be informed whether their proposal has been accepted or rejected by February 19, 2020.

Conference fees

Regular fee (also valid for lecturers): 190 Euro
Fee for graduates of FHWien der WKW: 135 Euro (incl. conference dinner)
Reduced fee for students (without conference dinner): 30 Euro

The conference fee includes:

  • Participation in the scientific program (incl. breaks and lunch)
  • Conference materials
  • Participation in the Get2Gether
  • Participation in the Conference Dinner at the Vienna City Hall

All fees incl. VAT.

We are looking forward to your visit!

Conference information

Date April 15-16, 2020
Location FHWien der WKW
Währinger Gürtel 97
1180 ViennaFHWien der WKW is easily reachable by public transport by travelling to the station Währinger Straße/Volksoper:

  • U6 subway line
  • 40, 41 and 42 tram line
  • 40A and 37A bus line

Google Maps FHWien der WKW

By car:

The WKO campus Vienna has two underground garages at its disposal. Garage B (entry on Währinger Gürtel) is a short-stay car park, garage C (entry on Semperstraße) has both a short-stay car park section and a long-stay car park section.

Current information about parking prices can be found here APCOA Parking.

By train:

From the main station (Wien Hauptbahnhof): Underground line U1 (Südtiroler Platz/Hauptbahnhof stop) in the direction of Leopoldau to the Schwedenplatz stop. Change to line U4 direction Heiligenstadt to stop Spittelau. Change to line U6 direction Siebenhirten and get off at the stop Währinger Straße/Volksoper.

From Westbahnhof: Underground line U6 (stop Westbahnhof) direction Floridsdorf to stop Währinger Straße-Volksoper.

From Bahnhof Wien Meidling: Underground line U6 (stop Bahnhof Meidling) direction Floridsdorf to stop Währinger Straße-Volksoper.

Timetable information & tickets:

Registering for FFH 2020

From February 2020 you can register for FFH 2020 via the conference management system Conftool.

Team & Contact

Conference Coordination

DI Wolfgang Vrzal, MBA

Academic Head of Center for Academic Continuing Education

Head of Program Committee Mag.a Uta Rußmann

Senior Researcher

Event Organization

Bernhard Witzeling

Head of Corporate Communication,
Marketing & Alumni&Co
Press Officer

Conference Coordination Assistant

Charlotte Joy Wiggins, BA

International Affairs