The power of brainstorming: MICE locations that inspire your creativity

These locations are ideal for working together on great visions

Your corporate strategy needs sharpening? You want to redesign internal workflows or develop a new sales concept? Or do you want to hold BarCamps on different topics? The following locations offer the ideal space for you to create original ideas. You will find lots of free space here or alternatively, you can also move your brainstorming sessions outside into the fresh air. Some places are so innovative themselves that their creativity is absolutely contagious, which helps you to think outside the box.  

Boutique Hotel Zum Oberjäger

A source of creativity: the Boutique Hotel Zum Oberjäger is located in sunny central Burgenland and is the ideal place to develop original concepts in a group. Surrounded by lush nature, you can find a quiet place where you can work undisturbed on new ideas with your team. Four meeting rooms with modern equipment are at your disposal, the largest of which covers 180 square metres. And if you want your thoughts to flow in all directions, simply move your meeting outside into the park giving you 24 hectares of space. If you are fine-tuning particularly big projects, you can also use the location for several days: The Boutique Hotel Zum Oberjäger has comfortably furnished rooms for up to 26 people. Only about an hour's drive from Vienna, this is the ideal place to bundle your energy for serious brainstorming sessions. 

Zoku Vienna

Right next to Vienna's Prater, Zoku Vienna welcomes everyone who wants to network but who also wants to work in a creative manner. The modern hybrid remote working concept ensures comfort and concentration in equal measure. You and your team can put your thinking caps on and develop visionary plans in three separate rooms. 131 lofts provide sufficient options to retreat and spend the night and if you prefer to work in the fresh air, the large terrace above the rooftops of Vienna is at your disposal. In the evening, it's also a great place to toast to a productive day at work with a drink. Zoku Vienna won an award for its innovative design and has B-Corp certification: this seal guarantees societal, social and ecological responsibility. 

Hannersberg & Chaletdorf Hannersberg

Take advantage of the inspirational energy exuding from the vineyards in southern Burgenland: Hannersberg & Chaletdorf Hannersberg is the perfect place to channel all your original thoughts. Two large halls and three breakout rooms provide you with enough space for workshops, BarCamps, meetings and seminars. You can think even more freely when you take advantage of one of the many relaxation spots around the facility. The wonderful view over the forest and vineyards will help you explore and expand your own inner horizons as well. In the evening, you can even round off your event with a campfire and then spend the night in one of the 35 chalets with 70 beds. The culinary delicacies here are also highly recommended: in the mornings and afternoons you can order Burgenlandian canapés or rustic mini-lángos. In addition, there are of course various options for lunch buffets, a light lunch or à la carte, as well as evening dinner choices. 

Ars Electronica Center

Would you like to make your company fit for the future? The Ars Electronica Center in Linz has dedicated itself entirely to digitalisation. The technological-artistic museum has unique premises that will fascinate you with its futuristic flair. Three meeting rooms can hold up to 150 people and the Main Deck with a total area of 1,500 square metres can be used for inspiring outdoor meetings. The entire location is equipped with the latest technology, so if you want to connect guests online, that poses no problem at all. You can also add digital components to your event and make virtual rooms interactively accessible. The option of using the whole building and customising your event according to your exact wishes makes the Ars Electronica Center the perfect place to let your creativity run wild. On top of that, the museum is well connected to public transport and has 118 parking spaces. 

Refugium Hochstrass

In order to recharge your creative batteries, fill up with energy from the forests: Refugium Hochstrass is located on an idyllic hill in the middle of greenery in the Vienna Woods. After a stay at this seminar hotel, you are guaranteed to have a new perspective when you leave again. Six seminar rooms with sensationally expansive views invite you to extensive brainstorming sessions; the largest meeting room measures 230 square metres. This former monastery was completed in 1896, and the 100-year-old house chapel is still intact. Of course, you will now find the most modern equipment here, which will support you in the best possible way with all your MICE plans. Also, the Gault&Millau award-winning cuisine has its work cut out and provides excellent catering. If you want to take advantage of the tranquillity of this place of power for several days, you will find the right accommodation in 14 cosy double and 24 single rooms plus two suites. 

Seegasthof Breineder & Seminarhotel

Take advantage of the tranquillity and movement of the water at Seegasthof Breineder & Seminarhotel in the eastern part of Styria, where you can let your thoughts run free. The inn on the Mönichwald bathing lake with the seminar hotel opposite offers a wide range of possibilities for indoor and outdoor events. You will find four excellently equipped rooms here that are suitable for seminars, meetings and brainstorming sessions. The largest room offers space for 60 participants in an area of 68 square metres and captivates with a magnificent view of the lake. If you want to have a particularly creative atmosphere, you can also move your brainstorming to a nearby alpine pasture or the barn. The local cuisine provides your guests with regional dishes, and 35 comfortable rooms invite you to stay overnight if your event lasts for several days. 

Are you looking for an event location that captivates with its Austrian flair? Then look no further, as you will certainly find what you seek right here. And if you want to relax extensively after the event, this article provides you with some locations that are ideal for a break.