Matthias Lechner founded NFBrands.X, Austria's first full-service Web3 and Metaverse agency, and was surprised by it himself.
The name of the company is self-explanatory: IT Softhilfe. Small businesses benefit from the external service. And the experts who provide help.
Petra Stelzmüller studied architecture and designed interiors. The designer's heart is set on small objects that have something to tell.
Good coffee takes time. So does design that unfolds its effect, says Petra Wieser. The Lower Austrian received the Creative Business Award from the New Design University in St. Pölten for her "Mindful Design Filter Set".
The two Austrian private universities Central European University (CEU) Vienna and New Design University (NDU) St. Pölten, accompanied by the international office expert Bene, initiated the "Occupy your University!" project, in which modern learning environments were designed by students for students. The Modesk furniture by Hannah Pichler and Lea Steineder met all the requirements for individual and collaborative studying. The stand-sit-recline furniture is now being produced by Bene and used as a test object by CEU students.
In our volatile and fast-moving world, we need solutions that solve real people's problems. Katharina Ehrenmüller knows which methods can be used to create so-called "human-centred innovations". The foundation for this is always creativity - the superheroine of problem solving.
Cookbook by NDU graduate Franziska Heiß provides recipes and stories from the Sarntal Valley
What if photovoltaic systems could flexibly align themselves according to the sunlight? Three Vorarlbergers found an answer to this question. Now they are looking for funding to build prototypes.
A native of Vorarlberg and NDU graphic design graduate, Sarah Wehinger set up her own business in St. Pölten in 2020. Typography, book and magazine design already inspired Sarah during her studies and now also characterise her commissioned work.