iconvienna Brand Global Summit 2019

Save the date - 9. & 10. April 2019

iconvienna Brand Global Summit celebrates its 15th anniversary.


The event was launched in 2005 by the European Brand Institute and has established itself as an exclusive business & networking event. iconvienna BGS promotes business contacts between Austrian and international companies and regions to facilitate the project and investment business.


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WLF2018, Women Leadership Forum, European Brand Institute
Robin Dunnigan, H.R.H. Princess Abze Djigma, Renate Altenhofer, Wolfgang Ebner (©Katharina Schiffl)


On 18 September 2018, the European Brand Institute invited in cooperation with Novomatic, US Embassy, ÖBB, T-Mobile, Croma, A1 Telekom and UNIDO to the Novomatic Forum for the 6th WOMEN LEADERSHIP FORUM.


Under the theme FRAU.MACHT.INNOVATION the initiator Renate Altenhofer welcomed more than 200 participants to this year's exclusive networking event. Under the charming moderation of Sonja Kato, national and international decision-makers gave professional and personal insights into the challenges of female leadership in times of digitization, disruption and artificial intelligence.


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Harald Neumann, BM Margarete Schramböck, Gerhard Hrebicek; EU Brand Talk, Bundeministerium, Digitalisierung, Novomatic
Harald Neumann, BM Margarete Schramböck, Gerhard Hrebicek ©Katharina Schiffl

On 21st November the European Brand Institute invited to 10 years of BRAND [LIFE] AWARD and EU BRAND TALK on the topic of "Starke Marken braucht das Land" in the Novomatic Forum.


BM Margarete Schramböck, Gerhard Hrebicek and high-profile speakers discussed the value of strong brands for Austria and Europe, as well as the importance of brands as an indicator of prosperity. 


We congratulate Sportalm boss ULLI EHRLICH on the BRAND [LIFE] AWARD.

This year's Brand Ambassador Awards go to STROH Austria boss Harold Burstein, Wiener Schnitzel institution Hans Peter Figlmüller, Confiserie Heindl brothers Andreas and Walter Heindl, boutique hotel Stadthalle patron Michaela Reitterer, and homeless World Cup mastermind Harald Schmied (posthumously).



iconvienna Brand Global Summit 2018

Brand Global Summit
v.l.n.r.: Jürgen Roth, Martin Eichtinger, Gerhard Hrebicek, Stefan Krenn ©Katharina Schiffl

The Brand Global Summit on April 19th, 2018 was dedicated to branding and innovation and offered "the opportunity to exchange experiences on the topic of brands, to learn from success models and to have interesting discussions", said European Brand Institute President Gerhard Hrebicek. So Top decision-makers from politics, business, science, international organizations and diplomacy as well as representatives of regions from more than 44 countries met to exchange experiences and join the exclusive networking in Vienna.


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 (C) Fotos: Katharina Schiffl


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