Research institutions

Softwarepark Hagenberg is home to 10 research institutes covering a wide range of expertise in IT and software, from basic research to applied research. An important factor for the innovative power of Softwarepark Hagenberg is the excellence of our institutes, some of whom enjoy world-wide recognition in their field.

FH OÖ Forschungs & Entwicklungs GmbH (Research Center Hagenberg)


Software technologies, media & knowledge technologies, information & communication technologies

Mag. Gabriele Traugott
tel: +43 (5) 0804-27140
fax: +43 (5) 0804-21599
Softwarepark 13, FH 3

International GeoGebra Institute


non-profit organisation, development of the open-source software GeoGebra

Univ.Prof. DI Dr. Mag. Markus Hohenwarter
tel: +43 (664) 2113840
fax: N/A
Kirchenplatz 5b, Schloss Hagenberg

Johannes Kepler Universität Linz - Institut für Anwendungsorientierte Wissensverarbeitung


Research, education and development: information- and knowledge-based systems, process-modelling

Univ.Prof. DI Dr. Roland Wagner
tel: +43 (7236) 3343-760
fax: +43 (732) 2468-4180
Softwarepark 35, IT-Center

Johannes Kepler Universität Linz - Institut für Symbolisches Rechnen


An institute of the JKU Linz; basic research in mathematics and related areas of informatics.

Univ.Prof. Dr. Peter Paule
tel: +43 (732) 2468-9921
fax: +43 (732) 2468-9930
Kirchenplatz 5b, Schloss Hagenberg

Johannes Kepler Universität Linz - Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik - Software Engineering


Research and development in the areas component software, distributed systems, software architectures, software quality, software security, virtual au... more

Univ.Prof. DI Dr. Gustav Pomberger
tel: +43 (7236) 3343-848
fax: +43 (732) 2468-9430
Softwarepark 21, Meierhof

Johannes Kepler Universität Linz - Institut für Wissensbasierte Mathematische Systeme


Research, Education and Development in knowledge- and data-based modeling, fuzzy systems, intelligent signal and image processing

Mag. Dr. Susanne Saminger-Platz
tel: +43 (7236) 3343-431
fax: +43 (7236) 3343-434
Softwarepark 21, Meierhof

Josef-Ressel-Zentrum User-friendly Secure Mobile Environments (u'smile)


Research on security of mobile devices, with special focus on hardware, operating systems and user interaction

Prof. Dr. René Mayrhofer
tel: +43 (5) 0804-27101
fax: N/A
Softwarepark 11, Fachhochschule

Media Interaction Lab (FH OÖ)


NiCE (Natural user Interfaces for Collaborative Environments) focuss on novel large surfaces and new interaction techniques which are going to be embe... more

Prof. (FH) DI Dr. Michael Haller
tel: +43 (5) 0804-22127
fax: +43 (5) 0804-21599
Softwarepark 11, Fachhochschule

Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbH


Applied software research for innovative companies

Dr. Klaus Pirklbauer
tel: +43 (7236) 3343-880
fax: +43 (7236) 3343-888
Softwarepark 21

TIMed CENTER


Center for Technical Innovation in Medicine Biomedical data analysis Biomedical Sensor Technology Biomimetics and material development High resolution... more

DI (FH) Thomas Kern
tel: +43 (5) 0804-27110
fax: +43 (5) 0804-21599
Softwarepark 11, FH 3