Stadt Villach

Villach – Home of Work Life Balance Villach is the seventh-largest city in Austria and second-largest in the federal state of Carinthia. It excels in blending tradition, a cosmopolitan mindset and a high quality of life with the perks offered by an
Located at the point where three cultures meet, the city on the Drau has long been an important transport hub in the Alps-Adriatic region. Due to its particular geographic location and the outstanding natural beauty of the region, Villach and the whole province of Carinthia have for generations been popular holiday destinations for people from all over the world. International companies and their highly qualified employees have always played key roles in Villach’s success story. Today more than 6700 people from over 60 nations are employed. Villach has developed into a high-technology location thanks to its enduring ambition to reinvent itself. In order to maintain this pace of development, the city has been investing effort into its role as a research and start-up hub for a number of years. In addition to research activities at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, trendsetting collaborations between academia and industry, as exemplified by their Science & Energy Labs, Silicon Austria Labs and others, pave the way for successful research into highly promising technologies of the future. Start-up initiatives such as the build! business incubator or the Smart Lab Carinthia, both located in the Villach Technology Park, offer ideal starting conditions for entrepreneurs. Secure and well-paid jobs have made the location an attractive destination for specialists and managers from all over the world. The companies, among them both hidden champions and world-renowned market leaders, are well established in the region and offer their staff many benefits in addition to the high quality of life in Villach. As a city of artists, researchers, inventors and developers, Villach sets great store by education and offers (lifelong) learning opportunities to people of all ages.
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Stadt Villach

Rathausplatz 1
9500 Villach, Österreich
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Christine Ranacher
Betriebsansiedlungen und Wirtschaftsförderung

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Stadt Villach

For Villach, Smart City means implementing meaningful projects for a livable Villach. It is important to actively involve citizens in order to jointly develop solutions.

 

Stadt Villach

The topic of energy and energy efficiency is very important in the city of Villach and the city of Villach strives continuously to improve the quality of life and location in Villach. Villach has been a member oft he e5 municipalities since 2010.

 

Smart City Villach
For Villach, Smart City means implementing meaningful projects for a livable Villach. It is important to actively involve citizens in order to jointly develop solutions.

Villach has a clear vision of becoming a smart city. This goal is made possible by the implemenation of various smart projects. Thus, relevant topics are processed and implemented step by step. Individual projects are derived frome the desired vision and objectives.

   
Rathausplatz 1
9500 Villach, Österreich
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Ursula Lackner
Energiekoordinatorin
 
e5 municipality
The topic of energy and energy efficiency is very important in the city of Villach and the city of Villach strives continuously to improve the quality of life and location in Villach. Villach has been a member oft he e5 municipalities since 2010.

The e5 programme for energy-efficient municipalities, to which the city of Villach has been a member since January 2010, is a step-by-step process in which weaknesses are uncovered and potential for improvement identified. Structures and processes for the successful implementation of energy projects are established or strengthened, a continuous improvement process is initiated, and the participation of the population in energy policy decisions and activities is facilitated and promoted. In October 2016, the city of Villach was awarded the 5 “e” status. This makes it the largest city in Austria in this top category. The e5 fields of action include development planning and spatial planning, municipal buildings and facilities, supply and disposal, mobility, internal organisation, communication and cooperation.

   
Rathausplatz 1
9500 Villach, Österreich
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Ursula Lackner
Energiekoordinatorin
 
 
 
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