Project Facts - Industrial Partners
team Communication Technology Management GmbH
This ITC-consulting company from Vienna, was founded in order to accumulate the know-how and the international experience of Frequentis GmbH of the past decades in terms of project management and system planning. Being a subsidiary of Frequentis GmbH, the company has a naturally strong focus on large-scale control systems, whereby team primarily works in the domains of road traffic management, public transport, and public safety. Though being a small company, team has always regarded RTD activities to be an important factor for establishing new business areas. For example, team provided the software middleware for the research project InfoA10 together with partners from the Austrian Traffic Telematics Cluster (ATTC). Moreover, team regularly cooperates with universities regarding the elaboration of scientific topics. team was also both initiator and cornerstone of the two research projects crowdSA relies on, BeAware! and CSI.
Since its founding in 1998, Netural has established as a leading agency for new media, mobile apps and social media marketing. Located in Linz and in Vienna, it has a long lasting, cooperative relationship with customers from very different branches (e.g.: Silhouette, Swarovski, Umdasch Group) offering, both, web site conception and realization as well as social media consulting. For example, Netural has maintains the social media community "energieleben.at" for "Wien Energie". Noteably, they contribute in the FFG Semantic Systems project “TheHiddenU “on social media integration and organize the yearly conference "Meshed"1, the first conference on social media in Austria.
Austrian Red Cross
The Austrian Red Cross (ARC), founded in 1880, is Austria’s largest humanitarian non-profit organization and is protected under the Geneva Conventions. With help of more than 56.000 volunteers and 8.000 employees it assists people in need, at home as well as abroad. The ARC services are provided in rescue and ambulance service, disaster relief and management, blood-services, first aid training, tracing service and development cooperation. It provides immediate medical care by transporting medical aid directly to the scene of an incident. In national and international crises, the ARC's disaster relief service provides assistance to victims worldwide. The ARC is federally structured with nine regional branches, 141 regional subdivisions.