Discover Vienna: Manufacturing Edition 2024

Discover Vienna: Manufacturing Edition 2024

powered by EIT Manufacturing East

Following the success of the first editions of the Discover Vienna: Manufacturing Edition programme in 2021, 2022, and 2023, EIT Manufacturing East is again teaming up with the Vienna Business Agency (VBA) to organise for the fourth time the Discover Vienna: Manufacturing Edition programme during the ViennaUP’24 festival – the largest decentralized startup festival in Central Europe.

“Discover Vienna: Manufacturing Edition” is an initiative that supports thriving scaleups that provide European technologies and solutions for the manufacturing sector.

Under this year’s theme of “data-driven manufacturing”, Discover Vienna: Manufactring Edition 2024 is dedicated to supporting industrial solutions active in one of the following technology domains:

    Simulation & Advanced Engineering Tools
    Industrial VR/AR
    Industrial Robotics
    Logistics Tech
    Predictive Maintenance
    Advanced Sensors
    Advanced Detection (IR/Noise/etc.)
    Industrial Cybersecurity
    Connectivity and IoT Infrastructure
    Data analytics/AI
    Digital Twins

Participating startups can expect:

  • Intensive access-to-market programme to get acquainted with the dynamics in the Austrian and Viennese markets provided by the Vienna Business Agency and EIT Manufacturing East;
  • Deep dive sessions and introductions to leading Austrian industrial corporates;
  • Participation in leading networking events – “aws Connect Day” and “Manufacturing Day
  • Participation in BoostUp! East, giving you the chance to win cash prizes and dedicated growth support with focus on business development provided by EIT Manufacturing East;
  • Visibility and international publicity;


  • 4 June: aws Connect Day
  • 5 June: Corporate reverse pitches by Samsung Austria, INNIO Jenbacher and Infineon Technologies
  • 6 June: BoostUp! East and Manufacturing Day;

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