WISSENSTRANSFER ZENTRUM OST
The Knowledge Transfer Center in Austria is structured in three regional knowledge transfer centers (East, South, West), consisting of Austrian universities and universities of applied sciences to intensifying the transfer of knowledge from art and science to economy and society. The Centre of Knowledge Transfer at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna is responsible for the development, coordination and implementation of various projects in the fields of art, arts-based research, creative entrepreneurship, humanities, social sciences. Therefore, the aim is to focus on practices and potentials to develop formats and activities in an interdisciplinary and international cooperation networks. The Knowledge Transfer Center was launched in 2014 by the former Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy.