Welcome to the Venue Information Page for the BIWeek 2023 in Vienna

Nestled in the heart of Europe, Vienna – the city of music, art, and history, proudly opens its doors to the BI Week 2023. As you prepare to engage in enlightening discussions, immerse in groundbreaking innovations, or simply connect with peers from around the world, we recognize that the venue plays an integral role in your overall conference experience.

Our chosen venue not only captures the rich cultural tapestry and timeless elegance of Vienna but also offers state-of-the-art facilities to ensure that your time with us is both productive and comfortable. From spacious halls for plenary sessions to intimate breakout rooms, from modern technological setups to world-class catering services, we have meticulously curated every aspect to cater to the diverse needs of our delegates.

While here, we encourage you to also take the opportunity to explore the enchanting boulevards, historic palaces, and cozy coffee houses that define this majestic city. Vienna’s seamless blend of the old and new offers an ideal backdrop for our gathering – a place where ideas from the past and visions for the future come together in harmony.

Herzlich Willkommen in Wien! (Warmly Welcome to Vienna!)


The 16th IFIP WG 8.1 Working Conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modeling (PoEM 2023), in conjunction with the 13th Enterprise Design and Engineering Working Conference (EDEWC 2023), is set to take place at two convenient locations in Vienna. From November 28th to 29th, the event will be hosted at Favoritenstrasse 11, within the TU Wien (TUW) building, just a 10-minute away from the main TUW building. Following this, on November 30th to December 1st, participants will convene at the Boeckl saal, situated in the heart of the main TUW Building at Karlsplatz 13, which is conveniently adjacent to the renowned St. Charles’s Church (Karlskirche).

28.11-29.11: Favoritenstrasse 11, Vienna

30.11-01.12: Karlsplatz 13, Vienna

Nearby Hotels

Erzherzog Rainer

Hotel Erzherzog Rainer was built by Leopold Nedomansky, a former purveyor to the royal household, and is a Viennese hotel with a long-standing tradition. It is located in the middle of the “Freihausviertel” district, which is known for its manufactures and smallshops. In 2013, Hotel Erzherzog Rainer marked its 100th anniversary. All rooms at Hotel Erzherzog Rainer are non-smoking rooms, in order to guarantee all guests a pleasant indoor climate.

Distance: around 300 meters (5 minutes walk)

Hotel Johann Strauss

The traditional Viennese hotel is located in a historic building in the fashionable Freihaus quarter of Vienna’s 4th district. The centrally located Hotel Johann Strauss offers 53 rooms (9 single rooms, 30 double rooms, 10 triple rooms as well as 4 suites) thus allowing it to offer appropriate and most convenient accommodation for each guest. All rooms in Hotel Johann Strauss are non-smoking rooms. Free wireless Internet connection is offered to guests, as well as a business corner with a PC and printer that can be used free of charge on a fair use basis.

Distance: around 200 meters (3 minutes walk)

Clima Cityhotel – Pakat

Guests of the Clima Cityhotel appreciate its central and – at the same time – quiet location. Surrounded by beautiful embassy villas and park grounds, the hotel can be considered a personal tip for visitors of Vienna: it boasts a breathtaking panoramic view. The Clima Cityhotel was built by the famous architect Ernst Hiesmayr in 1956. 2013, the interior part of the building has been completely renovated by its current proprietor and it offers a three star standard. Also worth mentioning  are the lobby and bar, where young artists have the possibility to exhibit their works of art.

Distance: around 900 meters (11 minutes walk)

Austria Trend Hotel Beim Theresianum

The Austria Trend Hotel Beim Theresianum is appealing for its vicinity to the city centre, the countless historical buildings, the beautiful park nearby that invites hotel guests to relax or go jogging. All of the 115 rooms with their comfortable and homey atmosphere feature a bathtub or shower, hair dryer, toilet, minibar service, direct dial telephone, cable TV, radio and WLAN for your well-being. Most of the rooms are peacefully located and offer a marvelous view of the garden.

Distance: around 900 meters (11 minutes walk)

Hotel Drei Kronen

Built in 1897 by Jugendstil architect Ignaz Drapala, historically listed Hotel Drei Kronen Wien City was renovated in 2008 and offers rooms with all comforts, a delicious buffet breakfast, as well as free WLAN throughout the hotel and an Internet corner. Just like the locals, our guests enjoy the traditional, picturesque Naschmarkt, a market in Vienna’s 4th district, located right next to the hotel and offering specialties and culinary experiences from Vienna and around the world.

Distance: around 500 meters (6 minutes walk)

Hotel Papageno

The Papageno Hotel is located in the so-called Rainerhof, a Jugendstil builfrom the beginning of  the 20th century The Carlton Hotel,one of the most exclusive hotels of imperial Vienna was hosted in this building. Today the Papageno Hotel has 25 years of history. It convinces with its 51 tastefully arranged rooms inspired by the ideas of renowned architects and contemporary designer

Distance: around 300 meters (4 minutes walk)

Hotel Saint SHERMIN

This boutique hotel is located on the first floor of a carefully renovated Viennese-style house from 1893. On the basis of the principle »Bed, Breakfast & Champagne«, you can expect the most comfortable beds in twelve individually furnished rooms, the best Viennese breakfast and of course plenty of champagne. The queen of all drinks is not only there to welcome you at the reception, it is also a symbol of our effort to make your stay as sparkling as possible.

Distance: around 300 meters (4 minutes walk)

Hotel Mercure Secession

Mercure Secession Vienna is a hotel with tradition which evolved to a very popular business and family hotel in the city center of Vienna. Its 70 standard rooms and family apartments present all conveniences of a four star hotel. .  The hotel is in walking distance to Museumsquartier, Naschmarkt, the State Opera and the Ring  Straße – sights one should visit when in Vienna.

Distance: around 800 meters (10 minutes walk)

Best Western Premier Hotel Kaiserhof Wien

When the BEST WESTERN PREMIER Kaiserhof Wien was built in 1896 on the former “Glacis Grounds” it ranked as one of the most modern Viennese hotels of its day, offering such novel conveniences (for the time) as a guest elevator, central heating, electricity and water in all rooms. The private hotel offers rich tradition, but also a quiet and central location close to the imperial heart of Vienna. The top quality service and loving attention to details lend the hotel a uniquely comfortable and relaxing ambience.

Distance: around 200 meters (2 minutes walk)

Hotel Motel One Staatsoper

The design hotel Motel One-Vienna State Opera is perfectly situated in the center of Vienna. It is located directly in the first district and in close proximity to Vienna’s world-famous State Opera, the Stephansdom, the famous Naschmarkt or the lively shopping streets, which are within a few minutes walking distance.

Distance: around 900 meters (11 minutes walk)

Hotel Motel One Hauptbahnhof

The Motel One Vienna-Central Station is situated in the  newly emerging and gentrified Belvedere quarter around Vienna’s new central station. Due to the hotel’s excellent connection to public transportation you can easily reach the inner-city and all important tourist attractions in a short period of time. Sights like Belvedere Castle and the Botanical Garden are in walking distance.

Distance: around 1.9 kilometers (12 minutes by public transport)

Star Inn Hotel Premium Wien Hauptbahnhof

Directly on the opposite side of the Central Station you will find the Star Inn Hotel Premium Wien Hauptbahnhof. The hotel offers 300 rooms of different types: Spacious Premium-Business-Rooms with a large double bed, individually controllable thermostats, bathroom/shower, separate toilette, large LED-TV, telephone, safe and fridge. 7 of these rooms are equipped handicapped accessible.

Distance: around 1.9 kilometers (12 minutes by public transport)

Hotel Zeitgeist Vienna

The Zeitgeist Vienna offers urban lifestyle for business travelers and city-hoppers. Hotel Zeitgeist in Vienna is also perfectly equipped for other eventualities. It provides handicapped accessible rooms, hypo-allergenic bedding and room safes. Rooms with connecting doors are available on request.

Distance: around 1.9 kilometers (12 minutes by public transport)