FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Franz Fidler

  • Head of Faculty of Engineering and Business
  • Academic Director Digital Design (MA)
  • Academic Director Digital Media Management* (MA)
  • Academic Director Digital Media Production (MA)
  • Academic Director Interactive Technologies (MA)
  • Member Extended University Leadership
  • Course Leader Digital Future Management (certif.)
  • Member of the UAS Board from 2023 to 2026
  • Department of Media and Digital Technologies
Location: A - Campus-Platz 1
P: +43/2742/313 228 650
M: +43/676/847 228 650

Study programmes

  • Digital Design (MA)
  • Digital Media Management* (MA)
  • Digital Media Production (MA)
  • Interactive Technologies (MA)
  • Smart Engineering (BA)
  • Media Technology (BA)
  • Digital Media Technologies (MA)
  • Digital Future Management (certif.)


  • Media and Digital Technologies

Short profile

  • 2004-2007 University Assistant in research and teaching at the Institute of Communications Engineering at the Vienna University of Technology
  • 2007 Doctorate sub auspiciis to Dr. techn. at the Vienna University of Technology in the context of a project for the European Space Agency (ESA)
  • 2008-2009 Post-doc Researcher at "Columbia University New York" and at "Bell Laboratories" (USA)
  • 2010-2013 Technical Director "Global Bright Media GmbH" and "C SEED Entertainment Systems GmbH
  • 2011 Founding Partner "TriLite Technologies GmbH"
  • since 2013 at the FH St. Pölten Academic Director of the Master's Degree Program Media
  • since 2020 Head of the Department Media & Digital Technologies


Felberbauer, T., Moser, T., Iber, M., & Fidler, F. (2016). DataViSon: ein Schritt hin zur dezentralen Produktionssteuerung. Industrie 4.0 Management, 32(6), 22–26.

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