retrospective 2012, in 2013 the conference is held in Cambridge, UK



Travel/ Accomodation


University of App. Sciences Upper Austria
Fachhochschule (FH) Campus Steyr
School of Management
Wehrgrabengasse 1-3
4400 Steyr

The location of the conference:
If you arrive by car, you can park at the FH Steyr campus parking place. Please display this card!

Steyr is one of the oldest cities in Austria. It has a unique location at the crossing of the rivers Steyr and Enns.
Cultural and historically rich, it also offers a lot for outdoor activities such as hiking in the beautiful mountainous Nationalparks nearby.
Steyr is located near Linz, almost in the middle between Vienna and Salzburg, both are only within 1 1/2 hour driving distance.

For travelling to Steyr, there would be several options.  One would be fly to Frankfurt, then to Linz and from there it is an easy drive of 30 min to Steyr (busses, taxi), alternatives are the airport in Vienna and then train, or London and then Linz (daily Ryanair flight from London Stansted to Linz).

If you arrive at Vienna aiport, use the airport bus to the Vienna railway station called WESTBAHNHOF,
from there you find train connection here :

There are also some hotel suggestions for Steyr -
Please inquire for rooms directly at the hotels, some hotels are already almost full!  

If you need a Visa for Austria (Schengen), please contact our office, also stating to which embassy you are inquiring, and we will send a PDF invitation directly to the embassy and a copy to you. 
Please be aware that you have to be registered and the fees paid in order to receive such a visa letter!

Steyr Tourist Information:

Pictures of beautiful Steyr:

Academic Sponsors:
  • University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
  • University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • CUNY, City University New York, US
  • Brno International Business School, Czech Republic
  • ACRN research network
  • Routledge Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment
Scientific Advisory board members, amongst from the:
  • London School of Economics, UK
  • University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies
  • University of Linz, Austria
  • University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
  • University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • City University New York, US

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