Workshop on Regional Economic Development in New Orleans
From October 20-21, 2013, a workshop focusing on regional economic development in Europe and the United States took place at the University of New Orleans (UNO). Participants of the event, which was sponsored by the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation and CenterAustria at UNO, included professors and officials from Austria, speakers from UNO and other U.S. universities and representatives of economic development groups.
Team Austria wins Solar Decathlon 2013
Austrian students from the Vienna University of Technology, the Universities of Applied Sciences in Salzburg and St. Poelten as well as the Austrian Institute of Technology won the 2013 Solar Decathlon competition, the most prestigious and challenging contest of its kind in the world.