Vaccine Design 2018 Meeting & Hospitality
Fleming's Hotel Wien-Westbahnhof
Neubaugurtel 26-28, 1070 Wien
Tel: +43 1 22737 - 5016 Conference Dates: May 21-22, 2018
Tel: 0121 780 6269 I Fax: 0121 780 3923
Vienna is the capital and largest city of Austria. Vienna is Austria's primary city, through a population of about 1.8 million and its cultural, economic, and political center. It is the 7th-largest city by population inside city limits in the European Union. The city has a total area of 414.65 square kilometers making it the largest city in Austria in area.
Vienna was the largest German-speaking city popular the world. Vienna stays host to many major international organizations, including the United Nations and OPEC. The city is located in the eastern part of Austria and is near to the borders of the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary. Vienna systems a metropolitan region with 3 million inhabitants. In 2001, the city center stayed designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Vienna popular September 1945 was divided into sectors by the four powers. The US, the UK, France and the Soviet Union and supervised by an Allied Commission, Equally in Berlin. The population of Vienna increased sharply during its time as the capital of Austria-Hungary (1867–1918).
Vienna consumed more than two million inhabitants, also remained the fourth largest city in Europe after London, Paris and Berlin. Vienna is located in northeastern Austria, on the easternmost extension of the Alps in the Vienna Basin. Vienna is today considered the center of the Social Democratic Party. During the period of the First Republic (1918–1934), the Vienna Social Democrats undertook many social reforms. The number of international businesses in Vienna is quiet growing: In 2014 159 and in 2015 175 international firms established offices in Vienna Altogether, approximately 8,300 new companies have been founded in Vienna every year since 2004 .Vienna is one of the wealthiest regions in the European Union: Its gross regional product of EUR 47,200 per capita constituted 25.7% of Austria's GDP in 2013. It amounts to 159% of the EU average. The city improved its position from 2012 on the ranking of the most economically powerful cities reaching number nine on the listing in 2015
Vienna has accommodated 1,329 research services; 40,400 persons stay employed in the R&D sector and 35% of Austria’s R&D expenses are invested in the city. With a research quota of 3.4% Vienna exceeds the Austrian average of 2.77% and has already met the EU target of 3.0% by 2020
A major R&D sector in Vienna are life sciences with and biotech, pharma and medtech corporations Vienna is Austria's main center of education and home to many universities.