Academic Programme

Building innovation and technical capacities of universities

University of the Future

Internet Institut Wien Academic Programme is international framework programme for building capacities of academic institutions and education professionals. Strategic focus of AP is on RTI (research, technology and innovation) areas, but not limited to.

Implementation of the programme is done through the three activity pillars: raising awareness, professional networking and knowledge/technology transfer. IIW Academic Programme is open to all academic institutions and education professionals worldwide who actively promote values like ethics, academic excellence and high professional standards.

Academic Programme

As non-profit Think Tank, Internet Institut Wien also strongly promote networking and collaboration of non-profit organisations with academic institutions through our Academic Programme. Such collaboration is aimed at creating new preconditions for collaboration on various research and innovation topics and issues of high importance for academic world.

AP Framework

  • Awareness raising

    – Resources overview
    – Opportunities recognition

  • Professional networking

    – Relationship management
    – Joint collaboration

  • Knowledge transfer

    – Curriculum implementation
    – Access to resources
    – Special programmes

VIP members


Programme objectives

  • Increase visibility and global presence for members
  • Improving and building institutional and personal capacities in technology and innovation
  • Enablement and support of large-scale research projects
  • Networking and collaboration with renowned global organisations and institutions
  • Promotion of research ethics and academic excellence
  • Create opportunities for mobility and exchange of academic staff
  • Knowledge transfer and best practice sharing

Membership benefits

  • Participation in the international community of like-minded professionals
  • Access to information and knowledge repositories related to research and higher education
  • Access to special Capacity Building Modules (CBMs)
  • Technology transfer opportunities
  • Networking with other member organisations and developing new ideas and trends
  • Create or search for partnership opportunities on international level with universities, research institutes, Think tanks and other organisations interested in RTI

Programme platform

  • Connect people who might not otherwise have the opportunity to interact, either as frequently or at all
  • Enable contatcs and dialogues between people to explore new possibilities, solve challenging problems, and create new, mutually beneficial opportunities
  • Stimulate teaching and learning by serving as a vehicle for direct communication, mentoring, coaching, and self-reflection
  • Introduce collaborative programmes to groups and organisations as well as between organisations to encourage free flow of ideas and exchange of information
  • Organise academics around actions that deliver tangible results

Capacity Building Modules

Research & Innovation

Technology & Knowledge

Content Academy

International Relations

Connect Europe


Strategy & Branding

Visibility & Outreach

Project Management

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Membership types

Associate Member

Platinum Member

VIP Member

How to join

To become a member of our Academic Programme, please fill and submit the membership form at the bottom of this page. After reviewing your application, someone from our office will contact you with the details and further steps in next few days.

Interested companies

Private companies, corporations or other organisations with their own academic or university programmes, interested in collaboration with our Academic Programme, please contact us directly with your collaboration proposal.

Who is it for

Academic institutions
  • Universities
  • Faculties
  • Academies
  • Colleges and schools
Academic staff
  • Professors
  • Docents
  • Assistants
  • Teachers
  • Think tanks
  • Research organisations
  • Institutes and centres
  • Non-profit edu institutions
Edu professionals
  • Professional educators
  • Trainers and lecturers
  • Education consultants
  • Civil servants

Application for Academic Programme membership


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