Media owner: tech2b Inkubator GmbH

Hafenstraße 47-51 A-4020 Linz (Austria)

T: +43 732 9015 5601
F: +43 732 9015 5680

VAT number: ATU 56587223

Business Purpose
Objective and purpose of the company:

• to support and promote research- and technology-intensive business start-ups in accordance with the initiatives of the Austrian Federal Government as well as relevant programmes at national and international level
• to create and lead one or more centres to support and promote research- and technology-intensive start-ups preferably from an academic background
• to provide related services
• to carry out relevant information and educational events and to gather, forward and publish scientific information
• to participate in research and development projects
• to promote academic responsibilities
• to promote knowledge transfer in and by scientific institutions
• to support the use of research and development results in form of spin-offs
• to support further measures of technology transfer

In addition, the company is entitled to carry out any business transactions or measures which are deemed necessary or expedient to fulfil the purpose of the company, in particular to acquire properties, to establish branches or subsidiaries as well as to purchase shares in other corporations.

Professional Designation
tech2b Inkubator GmbH is a business incubator in the sense of the AplusB Scale-up Programme by the Austrian Federal Government.

Legal Structure: Private limited company
Registered Office: political municipality of Linz (Upper Austria)
Registration Number: FN 229536 d
Commercial Court of Registration: Regional Court Linz
Country of Issuance: Austria
Share Capital: EUR 35,000.00 (fully paid)

Managing Directors (general power of representation)
Mag. Raphael Friedl MSc.


Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur
Registration Number: FN 89326 m
Commercial Court of Registration: Regional Court Linz
Stake: 50 % = EUR 17,500.00
involved herein:

- OÖ Innovationsholding GmbH (65 %)
Registration Number: FN 364176 d
Commercial Court of Registration: LG Linz
involved herein:
OÖ Landesholding GmbH, FN 266251 x, LG Linz (100 %)
involved herein: Land of Upper Austria (100 %)
- Chamber of Workers and Employees for Upper Austria
    (15 %)  
- Chamber of Commerce Upper Austria (15 %)
- Austrian Industry Association - Upper Austria (5 %)

  • Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
     Stake: 20% = EUR 7,000.00

    ( )
    Stake: 10% = EUR 3,500.00

  • FH OÖ Management GmbH
    Registration Number: FN 205986 x
     Commercial Court of Registration: LG Wels
     Stake: 10% = EUR 3,500.00
     involved herein:
    - City of Wels (0,5 %)
    - City of Steyr (0,5 %)
  • - Community of Hagenberg (0,5 %)
    - City of Linz (0,5 %)
    - OÖ Innovationsholding GmbH (98 %)
    Registration Number: FN 364176 d
    Commercial Court of Registration: LG Linz
    involved herein:
    OÖ Landesholding GmbH, FN 266251 x, LG Linz (100 %)
    involved herein: Land of Upper Austria (100 %)

Supervisory Board
Werner Pamminger (BizUp), Chairman
Mag. Alexander Freischlager (JKU), Vice Chairman
Mag. Kurt Ehrentraut (FH OÖ)
Dr. Manfred Lechner (Kunstuni Linz)
Mag. Irmgard Müller, MBA (WKOÖ)

Supervisory Authority

Applicable Regulations
Industrial Code
Commercial Code (UGB)
E-Commerce Act (ECG)
Media Act

Access to applicable provisions

Editorial System

Basic objective
This website contains non-political information dealing with the creation of start-ups and their promotion as well as any related events, programmes etc. This website is mainly intended for interested, young entrepreneurs and for people planning to create a start-up business.

The content, including all pictures and graphics, as well as the design of the PIER4 website are subject to copyright and other laws governing the protection of intellectual property, irrespective of any designation (e.g. ©, ®, or TM information).

The information is intended only for personal use.  Duplication of the documents is permitted only for personal and informative use.
Any use of the content of this website in violation with copyright law - even in part or in revised form - especially any sort of publication, reproduction, communication to third parties or any other form of commercial use, especially with regard to texts, images or software downloaded from the website direct or indirectly, is prohibited without tech2b's express written consent.
Any modification of the content of this website is not permitted.  This website does not provide any license for the use of intellectual property rights of any company owned by tech2b Inkubator GmbH. Unless indicated otherwise, all brands mentioned on the tech2b website are registered trademarks. This applies particularly to corporate logos and labels.

The author and/or owner of the website has made every effort to ensure that – to the best of his knowledge - all the information published is complete, accurate and always up-to-date. Nevertheless, any liability for any sort of damage or disadvantage due to the use (or non-use) of the presented information is excluded – also and in particular if such damage or disadvantage is due to the use of outdated, incomplete or false information. This does not apply, if the damage/disadvantage was caused by intentional or grossly negligent behaviour of the author and/or owner.  

Any links to third-party websites (links, hyperlinks) lie outside the area of the author’s and/or owner’s responsibility. Thus, any form of liability for the content of external websites is excluded, particularly with regard to design, contents and the statements made on those pages as the author and/or owner has no influence whatsoever on the content and design of external sites.  Thus, it is always the provider of external websites who assumes full responsibility for the content on their website and never the person whose website contains links to third-party sites. If linked websites contain illegal, false, incomplete, insulting or immoral content (particularly through a modification of content after the installation of the hyperlink) and the author and/or owner of this website becomes aware of such content, they will delete the hyperlink to such websites immediately. Furthermore, the author and/or owner rejects any sort of liability for third-party websites containing hyperlinks to our website.

There is neither continuous monitoring of third-party websites referred to from our website via hyperlinks nor of websites containing links to ours, neither do we adopt the content of the above mentioned external websites.  

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