Innovation and Technology in Switzerland
Patrick Aebischer exemplifies Swiss innovation and leadership. Under his presidency, the EPFL became one of the top-40 ranked universities worldwide. He participated in renown projects such as Alinghi (winning the Americas Cup), Solar Impulse (circle the world in a solar plane) or Swiss Living Challenge (winning the US competition for solar-powered houses). His neuroscience research has led to the creation of a number of companies. He is a mainstay in the Swiss corporate community, sitting on the boards of Nestlé, Logitech, Lonza Group, among others, and chairs the Novartis Venture fund.
Dr. Aebischer will provide unique insights on Swiss innovation and technology, and share with us what the future may hold. This is an event not to be missed !!