Austrian Association for the Electrics and Electronics Industry (FEEI)
The Austrian Association for the Electrics and Electronics Industry represents the interests of around 300 businesses employing an approximate total of 62,000 employees responsible for €15.3 billion (result: 2016) of goods produced.
Hence, it is the official representative body for the second-largest industrial sector in Austria. The most important objective of the FEEI is to strengthen the position of the Austrian electrics and electronics industries in a globally competitive context in cooperation with its membership.
Notable members include the Photovoltaics Technology Platform, the University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, the Forum for Mobile Communication (FMK), the Technology Platform Smart Grids Austria, the UFH, the Association of Alternative Telecom Network Operators (VAT) and the Railway Industry Association (bahnindustrie.at).
The issues of energy and energy efficiency have been top priorities for the FEEI for several years and are relevant to numerous sectors and core themes. The FEEI is also involved with employer policy, economic policy, infrastructural policy, research and development, techniques and technology, environmental policy, education and further training.