Monthly Archives: October 2014

Asia-Pacific Days at Swiss Universities

Asia-Pacific Days at Swiss Universities Switzerland’s Science & Technology Counsellors from Australia, Beijing, Seoul and Tokyo, as well as the Swissnex CEOs from Singapore and Shanghai visited Swiss Universities – the University of Applied Sciences in Bern (BFH), the University of Zurich/ … Continue reading

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JP-CH 2014: Lecture by Architect Kengo Kuma

JP-CH 2014: Lecture by Mr. Kengo Kuma On the first day of the “JP-CH 2014: Building in Context” exhibition held at Spiral Garden in Aoyama, Tokyo, “Under one Roof” architect Mr. Kengo Kuma gave a wonderful and deep lecture and discussed … Continue reading

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Exhibition opening: JP-CH 2014 Building in Context

Exhibition opening: JP-CH 2014 Building in Context The Japanese contemporary architecture in Switzerland exhibition “JP-CH 2014: Building in Context” opened its doors on Wednesday with a press-event in the afternoon and a lecture by Star-Architect Kengo Kuma in the evening. The … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Japan! – Physics Nobel Prize 2014

Congratulations, Japan! – Physics Nobel Prize 2014 for blue LEDs This year’s Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three Japanese-born scientists for the invention of blue LEDs — a new energy-efficient and environmentally friendly light source. Professor Akasaki (85 … Continue reading

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Workshop on the Swiss Research Landscape: Internationalization and Academia-Industry Collaboration

Workshop on the Swiss Research Landscape: Internationalization and Academia-Industry Collaboration The Swiss delegation to the STS forum 2014 (see previous blog-entry) joined forces and held a 90-minutes workshop on the internationalization of the Swiss Research Landscape, as well as on … Continue reading

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Swiss Delegation at STS forum 2014

Swiss Delegation at STS forum 2014 In its 11th edition, the STS forum 2014 was visited by a Swiss high-level delegation, consisting of directors and deputy-directors from five out of six ETH domain institutions (ETH Zurich, Empa, PSI, Eawag, WSL), as well … Continue reading

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Tokyo Game Show 2014 with Swiss Booth

Tokyo Game Show 2014 with Swiss Booth The biggest convention dedicated to videogames on the asian continent, takes place in Chiba at Makuhari Messe from September 18-21. The expo offers a good opportunity to discover unknown local best seller and … Continue reading

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