University meets Industry: Talents for Carinthia

“University meets Industry: Talents for Carinthia” is an event hosted by the Faculty of Technical Sciences (TEWI) and the Federation of Austrian Industries Carinthia. At the event, successful cooperation projects between university and industry will be presented. Students of technical degree programmes, employees of the Faculty, and Carinthian companies will have the opportunity to network in order to further strengthen their cooperation and lay the foundations for new partnerships.


“University meets Industry: Talents for Carinthia”
Date: Wednesday, 13 March 2024
Start: 4 pm End: approx. 7 pm
Location: Z.1.09, University of Klagenfurt
For organisational reasons, please register at dana [dot] mirnig [at] aau [dot] at!


Information for students:
At “University meets Industry”, you will meet representatives of Carinthian industrial companies and maybe even meet your future employer. Find out how Carinthian companies work together with the University of Klagenfurt and what opportunities you already have during your studies (e.g., as part of your Bachelor’s or Master’s thesis, internships, etc.). The event is particularly suitable for students of technical degree programmes!

Information for companies:
This event gives business representatives a broad overview of the cooperation opportunities  between the Faculty of Technical Sciences and regional companies. Best practice examples of successful cooperation projects (e.g., theses, internships, research projects, scholarship programmes, etc.) will be featured in short presentations.
You will also have the opportunity to present your company and exchange ideas with students and graduates of technical degree programmes in various discussion rounds.

Are you interested in making our students or graduates aware of your company? We offer the opportunity to give a short company presentation as part of the main programme (speaking time approx. 1 minute, preferred language English). During the subsequent discussion round, you will also be allocated your own table where you can place information material. Please contact dana [dot] mirnig [at] aau [dot] at for more information.



Time Programme item
16:00 – 16:05 Words of welcome
16:05 – 16:15 Introduction of the Faculty of Technical Sciences (TEWI)
16:15 – 16:30 Presentation of new degree programmes:
Bachelor Robotics and Artificial IntelligenceMaster Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity
16:30 – 16:40 Introduction of the Federation of Austrian Industries Carinthia (IV)
16:40 – 17:00 Presentation: best practice examples of cooperation between university & industry (part 1)
17:00 – 17:15 Short break with refreshments in the aula
17:15 – 17:35 Presentation: best practice examples of cooperation between university & industry (part 2)
17:35 – 17:40 Introduction round of attending companies
17:40 – 18:00 Discussion: cooperation opportunities
18:10 – 18:20 Conclusion
from 18:20 Discussion: Career opportunities for graduates in the Carinthian industry & buffet

As of 26 February 2024. Subject to change.