Monthly Archives: April 2015

ZHAW introduces Japanese Courses

Starting in Fall 2015, the Zurich University of Applied Sciences, ZHAW, will offer Japanese language courses for both students and staff. Being a university that is well-connected internationally, students can now get acquainted with Japanese language and culture before going … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |

New EPFL Alumni Tokyo Chapter Head

After the departure of Stephane Essade who headed the EPFL Alumni Chapter Tokyo since its inception in 2010, Mr. Olivier Rumley will now take over. Thank you, Stephane, for all your work!! “Dear friends and fellow EPFL alumni, My name … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |

Popular Swiss Pavilion at MEDTEC Japan

The Science & Technology Office Tokyo of the Embassy of Switzerland successfully organized the Swiss Medtech Pavilion at MEDTEC Japan, Asia’s largest trade-show dedicated to the design and manufacturing of medical devices. The eight Swiss participants exhibiting under the Swiss … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News, Past Events |

Discussion on Future Innovation in the Watchmaker Industry

On Friday, April 10, several members of the Swiss watch industry gathered at the Residence of the Ambassador of Switzerland to Japan, where they discussed the future of the watch industry together with their Japanese counterparts from Casio, Citizen & … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News, Past Events |

Swiss Watch Delegation visits Morioka Seiko Instruments

A Swiss delegation headed by Swiss Creative Center Director & Swissnex founder Dr. Xavier Comtesse and Mr. Takahiro Hamaguchi (Vaucher Manufacture, Fleurier) visited the mechanical watch maker Morioka Seiko in the North of Japan. The Swiss delegation consisted of watch … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News, Past Events |

APAIE – Swiss Universities meet their Asian Counterparts in Beijing

Delegates from the international offices of Swiss Universities gathered in Beijing during APAIE, the Asia-Pacific Association for International Education. At the same time the Science & Technology Offices from Beijing, Seoul and Tokyo as well as Swissnex Shanghai and Singapore … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |