VISA and Invitation letter

Ensuring you have the correct travel documents and visas to enter Austria is the responsibility of the individual. Visa requirements are a subject of governmental policy and, as such, are subject to change without notice. Attendees of Bio&Data are responsible for organising their own travel arrangements and visas, if required.

The advice below is for guidance only and does not constitute legal advice. Please check requirements with the Austrian embassy in your home nation.

Most members of EU countries do not require a visa to enter Austria. Other countries may. To find out if you require a visa, you can consult the European integration website here (link to or contact the Austrian embassy in your own country for advice.  If you require a letter confirming registration at the meeting for visa requirements, please contact us.

The organisers of Bio&Data can take no responsibility for individuals who are unable to make the meeting due to immigration, travel problems or other events outside the direct control of the organisers.