Vienna Hydro

What are the conference languages?

The conference languages are English and German.
Simultaneous translation will be provided!

Who should attend?

A wide range of people involved in different parts of hydro power business are taking part at this conference. This includes following:

  • University Professors and Academic Researchers
  • Business Development Specialists and Managers
  • Electrical System Planners
  • Electricity Supply Regulators
  • Equipment Maintenance Personnel
  • Equipment Manufacturers/Suppliers
  • Engineers
  • Financiers/Lenders/Insurers
  • Government Representatives Seeking Additional Electric Capacity
  • Hydro Generation Managers
  • Legislative Specialists
  • Maintenance and Operations Supervisors
  • Owners of Hydroelectric Assets
  • Plant Managers and Superintendents
  • Project Managers, Developers and Consultants
  • Public Information Specialists
  • Representatives of Countries with Hydropower Potential
  • Safety Specialists
  • Service Contractors
  • Technologists

How often does this conference take place?

The conference we are preparing is the 16th one of an event, organized biannual and therefore we are looking back over a long period of successful seminars.

What are the aims of this conference?

We would like to bring experienced experts together who are working in this field for an active experience-exchange.
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How do I register?

There is a new way to register online at the conference webpage. Creating an account at the implemented ConfTool Pro user management software would give you access to the registration and payment possibilities.
More information is available at the
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Who are the organizers?

The conference is organized by the Institut for Energy Systems and Thermodynamics / Dep. Fluid-Flow Machinery at the Vienna University of Technology. We are working together with national and international companies in the field of hydropower and pumps in order to stay on top and to offer the opportunity of an practice-oriented education to our students.

Is there an exhibition included?

YES! An accompanying exhibition, which will be located close to the conference hall will be an integrated part of the conference.
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Where is this conference situated?

The conference will take place at Conference Center at Laxenburg.
Laxenburg is a beautiful old, small town in the surrounding of Vienna.
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Is there a Shuttle bus to the conference?

We have organized a Shuttle bus from the Center of Vienna to the conference.
The Shuttle bus will leave on the opposite road side of the Opera house. It will bring you directly to the conference. The Shuttle bus is free of charge and included in your conference fee.
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Is there a social program?

YES! Like every conference, we organize a sozial program on both evenings, which is included in the registration fee for the participants.
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Where to stay?

The company AUSTROPA Interconvention has been assigned to handle the room reservations. All hotels are situated in a walking distance to the Vienna Opera house.
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