Strategies for Austria
Austria wants to and will use digitization in a targeted manner to further develop competitiveness, innovative strength, prosperity, climate protection, health and cultural education - on a departmental basis.
Digitization is not just digitization
An international comparison shows that digital transformation serves different interests in different countries.
The Digital Action Plan Austria is based on the following set of values: The vision of a livable, democratic, digital Austria in 2050 without a controlling state and monopoly companies.
This vision was summed up in the development of the Digital Action Plan with the future image of a "Digital Responsible Society". It is characterized by certain features.
Best possible framework conditions
The level of personal responsibility of citizens is high.
Digital skills are moving at a high level throughout society.
On this basis, people can use digitization in all areas of life as independently as possible.
Privacy and information sharing in harmony
Management based on the latest knowledge and expertise
Clear regulatory framework for high legal certainty
The digital actionplan and its initiatives (in German)
Many years of intensive cooperation between the federal government, the states, cities and municipalities are pursuing the goal of establishing a uniform, networked and coordinated approach to e-government.
Artificial intelligence (AI) can provide companies with decisive competitive advantages and, at the same time, enable important societal and environmentally necessary transformation processes in the various fields. AI is a cross-cutting technology whose safe and targeted use will make a significant contribution to climate change mitigation and economic recovery from the Corona pandemic.