The work of OSTA focuses on the following core services:
- Expansion and maintenance of the Research & Innovation Network Austria (RINA) - an interdisciplinary network of Austrian researchers, R&D managers, and S&T policy experts in North America.
- Consultation and information on Austrian and North American policy in science, research, and technology. Support and advice on initiation of new R&D cooperation between Austrian and North American institutions.
- Information via Bridges, our free online magazine on current topics of research and technology policy in Austria, Europe, and North America.