AC Styria


The Styrian Automotive Cluster ACstyria was founded in 1995 with the goal of promoting automobile-industry competency in Styria, Austria. In order to strengthen the position of Styria as a leading mobility-region, ACstyria Autocluster has strategically widened its field of action to Aerospace and Rail Systems in 2012 and 2013 respectively. The mission of ACstyria Autocluster is to integrate stakeholders from the business, industrial, academic, and political communities into a robust network, and to identify areas that are ripe for innovation and synergy. As Austria’s premier automotive cluster, ACstyria has set itself the goal of optimizing the innovative capacities of its members and to consolidate Styria’s outstanding position as one of Europe’s leading regions for research, development, and production. Enabling information and technology sharing through cross-disciplinary projects and events, as well as establishing well-directed activities in training and qualification are among the core competencies of ACstyria Autocluster.