26 students and young professionals from 6 different countries took part at the Miba Innovation Challenge Day at the famous Teichwerk, the restaurant at the Johannes Kepler University in Linz.

After Bernhard Reisner (Vice President Human Capital) introduced the Miba Group, Georg Oberdammer (CIO) gave an initial insight into digitalization and artificial intelligence (AI) and CEO Peter Mitterbauer talked about AI and working in the future.

For this event the participants were able to sign up as Challengers or Networkers. Challengers had the chance to work on and present their proposals to win prizes and Networkers used the chance to get in touch with Miba´s Top Management.

It was time for the Challengers to enter the stage and present their proposals. The proposals had to address different questions regarding AI in the Areas of Sales, Operations and Engineering.

Finally the winning Teams were awarded with prizes and the evening was celebrated together with a cozy dinner an get-together with cocktails.