CDG Executive Board

President of the CDG

Univ.Prof. DI Dr. Martin Gerzabek

Christian Doppler Forschungsgesellschaft

Vice-President of the CDG

DI Dr. Franz Androsch

voestalpine Stahl GmbH

Vice-President of the CDG

MR Dr. Ulrike Unterer

Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs

Vice-President of the CDG

o.Univ.Prof. DI Dr. Dr.h.c. Hans Irschik

Universität Linz

Executive Board members of the CDG

DI Leo Arpa

Mondi Uncoated Fine & Kraft Paper GmbH

DI Gerald Fliegel

Primetals Technologies Austria GmbH

DDr. Haio Harms

DI Dr. Waltraud Müllner

A1 Telekom Austria AG

Mag. Wolfgang Neurath

Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research

Dr. Markus Ossberger

Wiener Linien GmbH & Co KG

Prof.h.c. Dr. Peter Prenninger

AVL List GmbH

Dr. Norbert Reichelt

Borealis AG

Priv.Doz. Dr. Gottfried Humbert Sodeck

Vogelbusch GmbH

Participants in advisory function

Mag. Karin Aussersdorfer

voestalpine Stahl GmbH

ao.Univ.Prof. Dr. Andrea Barta

Medizinische Universität Wien

DI Dr. Eva Maria Binder, MSc


Prof. (FH) Priv.Doz. Dr. Frederic Fredersdorf

Fachhochschule Vorarlberg GmbH

Prof. (FH) DI Dr. Gernot Hanreich

Fachhochschule Burgenland GmbH

Prof. Dr. Klement Tockner

Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF)

Mag. Dr. Roswitha Wiedenhofer

Fachhochschule Joanneum GmbH

Dr. Andreas Wildberger

Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft mbH (FFG)


The CDG Executive Board (“Kuratorium”) takes all decisions on matters of principle and structure that are not reserved for the General Assembly and is tasked with the management of the research association. It consists of up to 20 members from business and academia as well as representatives from the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs and the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research. The CDG Executive Board appoints the CDG Scientific Board and takes all decisions with regard to research units and the membership of companies.