The Swiss innovation landscape was presented to Chief Technology Officers of some major Japanese companies. Ms. Kyoko Suzuki, Deputy Head of the Science & Technology Office Tokyo which supported the group in selecting where to visit and making introductions, was invited to give an overview to the group headed to Switzerland for a study trip in October.
The executives responsible for technology and innovation at their respective companies will visit ETH Zurich and EPFL as well as Swiss corporations to have dialogues on how to remain innovative in the modern world. The Japanese visitors will also make a stop at the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation to learn about the Swiss vocational education and training system.
The Science & Technology Office Tokyo wishes the group a fruitful trip that will bring closer ties and deeper exchanges!