Das K1 Kompetenzzentrum ASSIC wird im Rahmen von COMET – Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies durch BMVIT, BMWFW, sowie den Ländern Kärnten und Steiermark gefördert. Das COMET Programm wird durch die FFG abgewickelt.
Rechtsträger von ASSIC ist die CTR Carinthian Tech Research AG.
COMET Competence Centrers for Excellent Technologies
The strategic objectives of COMET are: developing new expertise by initiating and supporting long-term research co-operations between science and industry in toplevel research, and establishing and securing the technological leadership of companies. By advancing and bundling existing strengths and by integrating international research expertise Austria is to be strengthened as a research location for the long term.
The Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT) develops the right conditions for areas of vital importance to our country. The optimising of infrastructure such as railways, roads, waterways, air transport and telecommunications, and its technical and operational safety, is a factor which significantly determines our quality of life. Innovation and technology pave the way to future developments.
BMDW Federal Ministry of Digital and Economic affairs
The Federal Ministry of Digital and Economic affairs (BMDW) creates the best possible framework for enterprises and represents at international levels the interests of Austria as a business location. One of the main objectives is to accelerate structural change by actively supporting research, technology and innovation.
Carinthian Provincial Government Technology & Economy
The Carinthian Government supports research, innovation and technology by taking an active funding part in the COMET programme.
KWF Kärntner Wirschaftsförderungs Fonds
The KWF is the conducting organisation of the Carinthian government and partner of the FFG within the COMET programme and promotes ASSIC as a public funding institution.
Styrian Provincial Government Economic Affairs and Innovation
Within the Styrian Government the department for Economic Affairs and Innovation of the Styrian Government is in charge of the COMET programme.
SFG Styrian Business Promotion Agency
The Styrian Business Promotion Agency is the promoting organisation of the Styrian government and partner of the FFG within the COMET programme and promotes ACIB as a public funding institution.
FFG Austrian Research Promotion Agency
The Austrian Research Promotion Agency is reponsible for the promotion of research, development and innovation in industry and economy. The FFG promotes ASSIC via its COMET programme (Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies).