Styria in facts and figures
Styria has long been known as the Green Heart of Austria, which today beats vibrantly in the centre of Europe. Whether in agriculture, tourism or industry, this Austrian state with its 1.2 million inhabitants is a powerhouse of innovation at the core of one of Europe’s most up-and-coming regions, the Alpine-Adriatic region.
Austria’s top innovation site
With by far the highest research and development quota among Austrian states, Styria has taken a pioneering role in the country. As a result, it is considered one of Europe’s most innovative business hubs. One main reason for this success is the close collaboration between business and science.