TÜV Rheinland establishes Swiss subsidiary in Bern

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

TÜV Rheinland, a leading international technical service provider in the areas of energy and mobility, has recently launched business operations in Switzerland.

EPFL start-ups raise record funds in 2016

Friday, 16 December 2016

EPFL’s business ecosystem is thriving: start-ups linked to the Lausanne-based technology institute raised close to 400 million francs this year.

To the edge of space and beyond: SolarStratos unveiled

Thursday, 8 December 2016

The first solar-powered plane set to reach the stratosphere made its official debut.

Crans-Montana to host the first European Mountain Travel Summit

Friday, 2 December 2016

Mountain Travel Symposium has chosen Switzerland for its first European edition.

A discovery by EPFL could make vaccines more affordable worldwide

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

EPFL researchers have developed a method for storing vaccines at room temperature in developing countries.

CaSSIS captures first high-resolution images of Mars

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

The Mars camera, whose structure, onboard computer, and rotation mechanism were built by the University of Bern, has returned its first images from orbit.

Fribourg researchers use thermography to improve cancer treatment

Friday, 25 November 2016

The NanoLockin method enables the characterization of nanoparticles for cancer treatment.

Brazilian company WAMA Diagnóstica opens R&D center in Switzerland

Thursday, 24 November 2016

WAMA Diagnóstica, a Brazilian medical diagnostic company, has recently opened a Swiss subsidiary that focuses on developing diagnostic tests for several human diseases, including Zika.

UNIGE and Tsinghua University partner for sustainable development

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

The University of Geneva has initiated a partnership with Tsinghua University in Beijing, the best university in China. The goal is to offer innovative teaching programs – including a Master and Summer Schools – in the field of sustainable development.

A technology developed at EPFL will be used by NBA

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

With its state-of-the-art player-tracking system, Second Spectrum will be the official optical tracking provider of the NBA starting in 2017.