Graz has the home of many companies in the field of information security. This ranges from start-ups up to global headquarters for cybersecurity of large international companies. There are partnerships and collaborations of IAIK and with local industry and industry partners around the globle in many formats. For example, we work together in joint research projects and companies offer many internships for students in information security.
With the Cybersecurity Campus Graz, a unique initiative was announced in February 2019 in order to create a unique enivronment for bringing together cutting edge academic research and industry. A building with space for about 400 people will be created at campus Innfeldgasse that will host research, education, testing and certification all under one roof. The centerpiece of the campus is a new joint research center that is founded by TU Graz and SGS, which is the world leader in inspection, testing, verification and certification with about 100.000 employees. The campus is opento start-ups as well as industrial and scientific partners, who will work with TU Graz and SGS to research and develop security solutions for the future.