In the context of the bilateral science and technology cooperation of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) with Asia, for which ETH Zurich acts as Leading House, Max Weber from the ZHAW Center for Asia Business has been asked to promote young Swiss entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia. He is developing a custom training programme to help Swiss entrepreneurs convince local investors to support their projects. In the following interview, Max Weber talks about his programme and its special characteristics. Weiterlesen
The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) in Switzerland has commissioned ETH Zurich as Leading House (LH) to explore new strategic partnerships in the Asia-Pacific region as the currently most dynamic part of the world with respect to economic growth as well as science, technology and innovation. Weiterlesen
The Science and Development Forum Forced migration: Research and Policy brings together scholars from different disciplines to discuss current academic research on the topic, from the ethics of migration to evidence-based policy research and managerial improvements in refugee camps. In a second part, representatives from different international and governmental policy organisations and NGOs will challenge the scientific presentations based on their experiences in the field. The regional focus of the conference is on the Syrian crisis and the refugee movements to Turkey and Europe.
With renowned international key note speakers and the Ambassador and Head of Swiss Humanitarian Aid Manuel Bessler. Weiterlesen
On the 26th of June 2016 – the day after the BREXIT referendum – the Energy Policy Analysis Group (EPAG) of the ZHAW School of Management and Law as a member of SCCER CREST, hosted a policy session on “The Electricity Market in 2025”. The policy session was part of the official programme of the 22nd Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE), organized by ETH Zurich attended by more than 750 attendees. Weiterlesen
ETH Zurich launches a call for seed money projects to establish links between Swiss higher education institutions and partners from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, The Philippines and Vietnam.
Researchers from Switzerland belonging to a university, a university of applied sciences, a university of teachers education or a research institute are eligible to apply. Weiterlesen
Mandated by the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI), ETH Zurich is in charge of exploring and promoting scientific cooperation with key institutions in the Asia-Pacific region.
This call offers seed money projects with scientific partner institutions of the following Asian countries:
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam. Weiterlesen
Researchers from Switzerland belonging to a university, a university of applied sciences, a university of teachers’ education or a public research institute are eligible to apply. Grants for the following instruments are available:
- People exchange
- Conferences and workshops
- Seed funding for initiating larger joint activities
The workshop aims at exploring the potential for bilateral research collaboration between Switzerland and countries in Southeast Asia, in particular with Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. Weiterlesen
The fourth and last call between the Japan Science and Technology Agency and the ETH Zurichhas now been launched within the specific topic «Medicine for an Aging Society». Joint applications from Swiss and Japanese researchers are invited.