On the frontier of Sustainable Finance – with the help of a new supercomputer

The distinction between Finance and Sustainable Finance is what motivates Alexander Posth, Linus Grob and David Jaggi from the Institute of Wealth and Asset Management at the ZHAW School of Management and Law. The institute recently acquired a new supercomputer with which they can process huge volumes of alternative data and thereby detect companies engaged […]

Gender bias und (un)faire Algorithmen: «Fairness hängt von unseren Werten ab»

Corinna Hertweck arbeitet seit 2020 in einem Forschungsprojekt der ZHAW School of Engineering und ist Doktorandin an der Universität Zürich. In einem gemeinsamen Projekt mit der ZHAW, Universität Zürich und Universität St. Gallen beschäftigt sie sich mit der Schnittstelle von Technik und Gesellschaft. Anlässlich des Internationalen Frauentags 2022 spricht sie im Interview über Stereotypen, Gender […]

How much do Swiss politicians know about Artificial Intelligence?

To create the political and economic framework conditions for Artificial Intelligence (AI), policymakers rely on advice from people in science and academia. Ricardo Chavarriaga, Head of CLAIRE Office Zurich and researcher at the ZHAW Centre for Artificial Intelligence (CAI), is driving the responsible use of AI with the pan-European CLAIRE network. He explains what politicians […]