Austria needs a cooperation platform that links stakeholders who generate, process and use data.
The transition to the data economy
DIO supports its partners and members, as well as the public, in transitioning to the data economy, deploying and optimising relevant technologies, building markets and managing data with security and trust.
The DIO’s main areas of work
Build a network to involve as many stakeholders as possible in the DIO activities.
Function as a cooperation platform where stakeholders exchange information, know-how and competences, engage together and develop and promote innovative solutions from Austria.
(Professional) Community Building between the Stakeholders of the Data Economy
Consultation and cooperation with technology manufacturers
Supporting market actors and the public in the transition to the data economy, in the use of relevant technologies (e.g. AI), in market formation and in secure data management.
Lobbying as well as elaboration and forwarding of concerns of the DIO network to the public authorities, legislators, regulators and manufacturers.
Establishment of working groups and data circles
Organise and hold workshops, symposia, conferences and other gatherings on specific technical topics with presentations and discussions on data business development.
Issuing publications in different types of media
Cooperation with other national and international institutions from the same, related or neighbouring fields or areas
Dissemination and communication for national and European R&D projects (HORIZON Europe)
DIO Mission statement
A functioning data market brings sustainable benefits and improvements in many areas.