The Research and Innovation Network Austria - RINA is the network that supports Austrian researchers and innovators in professional aspects of their stay in North America. Since 2001, the network is run by the Office of Science and Technology Austria (OSTA) and has grown to more than 2,700 active members. It is considered a best-practice model among EU countries.
The RINA platform deeply connects members to scientific and entrepreneurial communities in both North America and Austria. They stay up-to-date on funding and career opportunities, receive support with initiating research collaborations, and partake in various networking activities.