In order to obtain a visa to attend the event, the organizing committee will be glad to assist you with an official invitation letter, provided we receive your request (including full name, passport number).
Contact details for your inquiry:
Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs
1014 Vienna, Austria
Do I need a VISA?
Holders of an EEA (EU Member States, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway) or Swiss passport do not require a visa. Nationals from EU-countries as well as Switzerland and Liechtenstein may stay for an unlimited time.
Holders of British Passports (European Union) do not need a visa for Austria. There are no restrictions on the remaining validity of your passport, providing you leave Austria before its expiry date.
You need a visa if you are a national of one of the following countries:
Afghanistan, Albania*, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan
Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina*, Botswana, Burkina-Faso, Burundi
Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo (Republic), Congo (Democratic Republic), Cuba
Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic
Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ehtiopia
Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana
India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast
Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea (Democratic People’s Republic, North), Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan
Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya
Macedonia*, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar
Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria
Pakistan, Palestine, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines
Russian Federation, Rwanda
Samoa, Sao Tome & Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia*, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, St. Lucia, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Vincent & Grenadines
Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu
Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan
*If you have a biometric passport in these countries, you do not need a visa!