Permanent Secretariat

Since 2013, the permanent secretariat has been in service. It improves the organizational structure of the DRC and provides all members a permanent and personal service contact.

The new secretariat – services for our members

  • editing and mailing of DRC newsletters, and other relevant mailings
  • membership
  • invoicing of membership fees
  • bank account
  • contact and address management
  • website and intranet management


The secretariat is located at the Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM) in Vienna. For many years long, the Institute has been a reliable partner of our network.


Sebastian Schäffer is working at IDM and he is the DRC Secretary General. If you have any questions concerning the mentioned services, feel free to contact him.

Contact the DRC Secretariat

...if you have general requests and questions concerning newsletter, website, intranet, membership management, and membership fees:


DRC Secretariat

operated by IDM

Hahngasse 6/24

1090 Wien



Secretary General:

Mag. Sebastian Schäffer, MA

Tel (+43 1) 319 72 58 - 32


Permanent Secretariat:

Daniel Martinek, MA

Tel (+43 1) 319 72 58 - 17