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The Nucleus of Human Techologies Styria is an association that has been founded in 2004 to support regional companies and their partners active in the life science industry in improving their business activities. At Styria, the human being stands at the center of all approaches, technologies, and services that finally should help to enhance the human development, support humans in daily life, and most importantly increase human health. Styria is in charge of 110 members from the economy, research and health care that are active in life sciences, health, and human technologies. It is our aim to bundle capabilities, find synergies, start new promising, international projects, strengthen the innovative potential, and to optimize the international visibility of our members and partners.

Bridging Between Research, Development, and Economy Styria is striving to build bridges between research, development, and economy in order to build synergies, to help Styrian companies to unveil their innovative potential, to develope new collaborations and to increase the international reputation of the region. Within Styria's range of influence 34.000 employees generate an annual turnover of more than 3,5 bio Euro.

Important Data at a Glance


employees in the cluster's range of influence


employees at the Styrian hospitals


annual graduates from technical studies


centers for research & innovation


billion Euro annual turnover


HTS members


students at styrian universities


billion Euro regional GDP


average age