ICOLD 2018

Conference Venue

Welcome to the Austria Center Vienna!

Surrounded by contemporary architecture, just 7 minutes from the city centre and a few minutes’ walk from the Danube and the Donaupark, Austria’s largest conference centre has a total capacity for 20000 delegates and offers 24 lecture rooms for between 100 and 4320 participants, 180 meeting rooms and 22000 m² of exhibition space.

The wide range of halls, rooms and outdoor spaces at the Austria Center Vienna is unrivalled in Europe, and the versatility of the rooms means event concepts can be tailored to both conventional and innovative meeting formats. The dedicated team works closely with event organisers to meet the needs of all of their participants. Because successful events bring people together.


  • 7 minutes from Vienna's historic city centre by underground (U1- red line)
  • direct link to Vienna International Airport via the Airport Bus (line 3 - travel time 30 minutes)
  • direct link to A22 and parking garage