Sabine Herlitschka

Dipl-Ing Dr  Sabine Herlitschka was born on February 1, 1966 in Pfarrkirchen/Germany. She studied Food Technologies and Biotechnology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, followed by Doctoral and post-doctoral work in industrial research at an international biotechnology company. She has a Diploma in Business and Technology as well as a Master of Business Administration in “General Management”.

Professional Career:



Researcher, doctoral studies and post-doctoral research at Immuno AG


Head of Unit and Deputy Director of the Bureau for International Research


and Technology Cooperation (BIT)


Internships at the U.S. National Science Foundation and the American


Association for the Advancement of Science, collaboration with the Science


Advisor at the U.S. Department of State, Washington DC


Vice-Rector for Research Management and International Cooperation at the


Medical University of Graz


Director of the Division of European and International Programs at the


Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), Vienna


Fulbright Scholar at George Washington University and the Johns Hopkins


University School of Advanced International Studies, Washington DC

Since August 2011

Member of the Management Board of Infineon Technologies Austria AG

Since January 2012

Chief Technology Officer at Infineon Technologies Austria AG

Since April 2014

Chief Executive Officer of Infineon Technologies Austria AG

Chief Executive Officer of Infineon Technologies Austria AG

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Annual Conference

The EARTO Annual Conference 2017 will explore new ways and ideas on how RTOs can further contribute to increasing Europe's innovation capabilities and will look at what are the challenges hindering EU's innovation potential and how RTOs, industry, National and EU policy makers can work together towards more growth and jobs in Europe.

About the event

A 2-day Conference
March 29-30, 2017

Conference venue: 

Sheraton Munich Arabellapark Hotel
Arabellastrasse 5
81925 Munich




For general information about the conference, please contact us at:

Luisa Knabe International Business Development Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

luisa.knabe[at] +49 (0)89 1205-7327 Hansastrasse 27c 80686 Munich Germany