About The Speaker
Martin is the Managing Director of Science Park Graz and General Manager of ESA BIC Austria. He is driven by a passion for innovation and entrepreneurship. Martin and his team develop 20 high-tech startups per year and their excellent consulting team offers high-tech startups with global ambitions extensive support in business operations, financing, and networking. Furthermore, his company, Science Park Graz, is home to one of the most elite startup programmes of the European Union – European Space Agency’s Business Incubation Centre (ESA BIC). Prior to this, he was working in the management of a tourism company as well as at the rectorate of the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. From 2010-2016 he worked as an assistant to the Rector of TU Graz. In addition, he was head of the Uniratsbüro for Prof. Helmut List, AVL.