Tips for Visitors
Useful information about BeSt³ Vienna
Please note the following information and offers during your stay at the fair in the Wiener Stadthalle:
First orientation you can get at the Infokojen (information booths). You will find the information booths in the foyer at the Märzpark entrance, in the center of Hall D, at the foyer of Hall E and at the Vogelweidplatz entrance to Hall B.
Fair Booths, Areas and Color coding System
The fair booths are assigned to color-coded content areas. For example, the field of technology and science is green, and health and social affairs are red. The first letters of the areas are part of the booth number, for example T for Technology and Natural Sciences and the booth number T1 for the exhibitor. See also: Floorplan & Areas
Catalog, Exhibitors and Plan
At the fair visit you will receive a free catalog (German only) containing the exhibitors and the hall plan of BeSt³ Vienna 2019. Exhibitors who are not listed in the plan are listed on posters at the info booths. The plan may have slight deviations from the real built stands. On presentation walls, institutions are presented that are not represented with their own stand.
The manual “Handbuch für Beruf, Studium und Weiterbildung” offers many addresses and hints for the time after the fair (German only). It is also available free of charge at the information booths at BeSt³ in the Wiener Stadthalle.
The program of BeSt³ serves as a general orientation around the study and career choice. The program in Auditory 3 will be streamed live on the Internet. It will be available during the fair under BeSt Live Stream and will be available after that online under BeSt Videos. Registration is required to attend the workshops.
In the Auditories 1, 2, 3 and in the Auditory of the University of Vienna, an induction system for hearing-impaired persons is available. Individual lectures are translated into Austrian Sign Language and are marked in the program with the sign language symbol.
Job Application Check
The Job Application Check offers you the opportunity to have your application documents checked for free at the fair.
The Blue Folders (“Blaue Mappen”) are folders with reports and materials on exhibiting institutions and information on study and occupational fields on the gallery Galerie Süd.
Food and Drink
Cafes and buffets are situated throughout the area of the fair.
People with reduced mobility or parents with buggies can use the elevator. However, this can only be used in the company of members of the BeSt-Team. If necessary, please contact the information booths. Under Floorplan & Areas you will find further information on the accessibility of the fairground.
The Children's Office of the University of Vienna (Kinderbüro der Universität Wien) offers free and professional care for children from two to eight years old (Galerie Nord). This offer can be used by visitors as well as by exhibitors. Registration is not required, only the reachability of the educators must be guaranteed.
In case of emergency, the fair‘s medical doctor can be sent for via Messebüro or via information booths.
The Messeteam members, recognizable by black T-shirts with the inscription BeSt-Team, will help you along any time.