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AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH

Giefinggasse 4
1210 Vienna


  • Agricultural and Food Robotics
  • Civil Robots
  • Industrial Robotics
  • Logistics and Transport
  • Robot Companions for Assisted Living
  • Aerial Robots
  • AI and Cognition in Robotics
  • Autonomous Navigation
  • Education and Training
  • Ethical‐Legal‐Socio‐Economic Issues (ELS)
  • Perception
  • Safety
  • Software Engineering, System Integration, Systems Engineering
  • Standardisation


The AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH is Austria's largest research and technology organisation. Among the European research institutes, AIT is a specialist in the key infrastructure issues of the future.

AIT provides research and technological development to realize basic innovations for the next generation of infrastructure related technologies in the fields of Energy, Low-Emission Transport, Health & Bioresources, Digital Safety & Security, Vision, Automation & Control and Technology Experience. These technological research areas are supplemented by the competence in the area of Innovation Systems & Policy.

The AIT has about 1.300 employees - mostly based at the main facilities Vienna Giefinggasse, Seibersdorf, Wiener Neustadt, Ranshofen and Graz – working on the development of the tools, technologies and solutions for Austrian industries that are of utmost relevance for the future. All these efforts comply with our motto "Tomorrow Today".