REVIEW 28 APRIL

REVIEW
28 APRIL MORNING

A PURPOSEFUL TURNAROUND WITH RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

Change is renewal in action. The next ten years will see a complete transformation of our energy systems. Far-reaching steps toward a complete circular economy must be prepared. How can research, development and innovation act as a driving force for purposeful change in society and the economy? What role does research & development play, also with regard to the ambitious climate targets for 2030 and 2040? At the MIAConference, everything revolves around these forward-looking questions.

 

Christian Spanik will guide you through the morning program.

Program hosted by Federal Ministry of Climate Action:

Opening with Federal Minister Leonore Gewessler

Welcome statement of the conference partners Theresia Vogel and Josef Geisler

Keynotes: Innovation is change in action with Brigitte Bach and Albrecht Reuter

Rehearsing the energy transition – Best practices

THE ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES OF A SMART ENERGY TRANSITION and MIA AWARD CEREMONY 2021

KEYNOTE: THE ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES OF A SMART ENERGY TRANSITION
What framework conditions are needed for research, development and financing? At the MIA, the renowned environmental economist Professor Dr. Claudia Kemfert will speak about the role of innovation for a successful energy transition and climate protection as well as the resulting economic opportunities.

 

VIENNA CALLING: VIENNESE INNOVATION DRIVERS OF THE ENERGY TRANSITION
The Vienna Business Agency presents three innovative Viennese technology companies that are helping to shape the energy systems of the future with their cutting-edge services related to the energy transition. The Viennese companies enspired GmbH, HAKOM Time Series GmbH and PROCON DATA GmbH convey their technological solutions to this end in short videos. Learn more about their innovative technologies around AI-based software for trading with electric power, time series technology for innovative business models of the energy transition, as well as Business Process as a Service for handling all business processes of energy communities.

 

CEREMONIAL PRESENTATION OF THE MISSION INNOVATION AUSTRIA AWARDS 2021
A highlight of the Mission Innovation Austria Conference is the presentation of the MIA Awards by Federal Minister Leonore Gewessler.

 

2021 Awards will be presented for outstanding achievements in the following four categories:

  1. Tech Solution and Local Hero: Projects from applied research & development and for pilot and demonstration projects.
  2. Resilient Energy Systems: solutions for a secure energy supply of the future
  3. Entrepreneur: projects by young founders, start-ups and new business models
  4. Next Generation: for academic scientific work and projects

The respective partners will introduce the winners in a laudatory speech. Afterwards, the winning projects are presented.

MIA Award Partner: Austria Wirtschaftsservice (aws), Austrian Power Grid (APG), Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft (FFG), Klima- und Energiefonds, Oesterreichs Energie

Program hosted by Federal Ministry of Climate Action:

Keynote: The economic opportunities of a smart energy transition by Claudia Kemfert

Vienna Calling: Viennese innovation drivers of the energy transition powered by Vienna Business Agency

Ceremonial presentation of the Mission Innovation Austria Awards 2021

SO THAT
ENERGY INNOVATION
MAY SUCCEED.

The Mission Innovation Austria Online is the place for everyone,
who are actively shaping the transformation process of the energy system with the development and implementation of new technologies and solutions.