An idea becomes an innovation

VTA conducts extensive research both in-house and jointly with renowned universities and technical institutions, primarily in Austria and Germany, specifically in the development of new product lines and processes and in the area of quality assurance. Ing. Dr. h. c. Ulrich Kubinger, Managing Director, is a member of the “Expert Panel on Environmental Technology and Infrastructure e.V. in Germany” / “Deutscher Expertenrat für Umwelttechnologie und Infrastruktur e. V.” (DEX), which maintains its own office for Austria at the VTA headquarters.

VTA organizes numerous special events and seminars, including the annual “Kitzbüheler Water Symposium” featuring top-class international speakers. VTA fosters the top young minds in science through its “Kitzbüheler Water Award”, with applicants throughout Europe eligible to win. The award is generously endowed.