Science & Technology Office Tokyo


The Science and Technology Office’s mission at the Embassy of Switzerland in Tokyo is to support the State Secretariat of Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) in Switzerland in the implementation of its strategy at an international level.

Our main tasks are

  • • Analysis of and reporting on science & technology, higher education and innovation in Japan
  • • Bilateral relations: Cooperation with Switzerland
  • • Promotion of Swiss Science & Technology, Higher Education and Innovation

The Science & Technology Office Tokyo is an integral part of the Swissnex Network, which is a key component of Swiss foreign policy to promote science, technology, innovation and higher education. 


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Prof. Embrechts from the department of mathematics of ETH Zürich presented his new paper “Hawkes Graphs” for the first time on September 13th at Keio University in Tokyo. This event was part of a series of presentations by Professor Embrechts in different … Continue reading


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In a newly constructed building at Hönggerberg, ETH Zurich is exploring the boundaries of digital fabrication and gives a glimpse at the architecture of tomorrow. Last week ETH Zurich opened its newest addition, the Arch_Tech_Lab on the campus Hönggerberg. It … Continue reading


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Swiss booths at Tokyo Game Show 20th anniversary

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The Tokyo Game Show 2016 with its 614 exhibitors managed to attract 271, 224 visitors during the four-day event. Among the big game companies and the astonishing crowd, we found two edelweisses : Mr. Whale’s Game Service from Zürich and … Continue reading