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Partners

Logo Audi

Logo VW
Transport of the delegations, which is the responsibility of Austria as host, presents a considerable logistical challenge. Porsche Austria GmbH, in cooperation with Audi AG and VW-Nutzfahrzeuge AG, will provide a vehicle fleet for the Presidency comprising Audi A 8 limousines and VW Caravelle minivans, which will also be used for around 20 political conferences. http://www.audi.at, http://www.vw-nutzfahrzeuge.at, http://www.porsche.at
Logo OMV OMV AG, the Austrian oil and gas company, is providing fuel, maintenance and service facilities for the operation of the Presidency vehicle fleet at its nationwide network of filling stations. http://www.omv.com
Logo Wiener Städtische The Presidency vehicle fleet also has to be licensed in Austria, issued with registration plates and insured. This is a complex logistical operation in view of the large number of vehicles involved. The insurance company Wiener Städtische Allgemeine Versicherung AG is assuming this task through its car registration service and is providing the necessary third-party insurance cover. http://www.wienerstaedtische.at
Logo Vöslauer The Vöslauer Mineralwasser AG is providing mineral water for the meetings taking place in the Presidency’s permanent conference facility in the Hofburg and for the European Council meetings in Brussels. This mineral water comes from a spring in Bad Vöslau, a spa south of Vienna rich in tradition. http://www.voeslauer.com
Logo DHL Austria The chair of the Presidency of the Council of the EU is taken by Austria not only in Brussels and Vienna, but also at all Austrian diplomatic missions abroad. The company DHL is providing a reliable, professional courier service for the diplomatic bag on behalf of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs. Large amounts of conference material are being carried by DHL to over 100 diplomatic missions all over the world for the Presidency. http://www.dhl.at
Logo Mondi The Presidency provides conference participants with a variety of printed material, such as writing pads, press folders and conference programmes. These materials are printed on environment-friendly “BioTop 3” paper provided by Mondi Business Paper. http://www.mondibp.com
Logo Mirabell The 250th anniversary of the birth of the composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is being celebrated throughout the world in 2006. The chocolate delicacy Mirabell Mozartkugeln provided by Kraft Foods Austria will serve as a reminder at meetings in Austria and Brussels that the Austrian Presidency coincides with Mozart Year. http://www.mozartkugel.at
Logo Post Austria The Presidency traditionally presents conference guests and media representatives with souvenirs bearing the official logo. The Austrian Post is supplying the Presidency with leisure shoulder bags for this purpose. http://www.post.at
Logo Salesianer Miettex The textile company Salesianer Miettex Mietwäschevertriebsgesellschaft m.b.H. is providing bath towels for distribution as Presidency souvenirs. http://www.salesianer.com
Logo Austrian Airlines The Permanent Representatives, the 27 Ambassadors to the EU, and selected representatives of the Brussels press corps traditionally visit the country holding the Presidency. Austrian Airlines are providing plane tickets for the visit to Austria of these important decision-makers and opinion-formers. http://www.aua.com
Logo Siemens Siemens Business Services are providing the Federal Ministry for Foreign Affairs with modern office equipment, for use mainly in Austria’s Permanent Representation in Brussels. http://www.sbs.at/
Logo Riedel Many meetings in the Justus Lipsius building, the Council headquarters in Brussels, will take the form of working lunches or dinners. Select Austrian wines will be served on those occasions in glasses by Riedel. http://www.riedel.com
Logo Zumtobel

Logo Vorarlberg
Austria is pleased to provide the new decor for the press cafeteria in the Justus Lipsius building, the Council headquarters in Brussels. This is a central meeting place and a communication forum for the Brussels press corps of more than 1 000 journalists. The lighting in the press cafeteria has been provided by the Land Vorarlberg in cooperation with the company Zumtobel AG. http://www.zumtobel.com
Logo BMVL The support services provided by the Austrian Armed Forces are of crucial importance to the organisation and logistics of the Presidency. This includes in particular the installation of communications technology, the transport and handling of large quantities of conference materials and furniture to around a dozen venues throughout Austria and management of the vehicle fleet, which will be more than 250 strong for the EU-Latin America/Caribbean Summit, the largest meeting. http://www.bmlv.gv.at/
Logo ORF ORF as host broadcaster provides all TV and radio organisations on request with film and audio material from meetings and conferences taking place at political level in Austria. It also offers pictures (e.g. buildings and landscapes) of the individual venues and transmits the live-streaming signal from press conferences for the Presidency website at http://www.eu2006.at . In addition, the ORF provides technical support to international broadcasters. http://www.orf.at
sachers The atmosphere of Vienna’s coffee houses is a hallmark of the Viennese way of life. The coffee roasting company Helmut Sachers Kaffee, founded in 1929 in Vienna, is providing coffee for presentation as a Presidency souvenir. http://www.sachershelmut.at
Date: 17.01.2006