Monthly Archives: December 2015

UZH scientist revolutionizes science publishing

Systems biologist and Alzheimer’s researcher Lawrence Rajendran of the University of Zurich launched a new publishing platform in early December, called ScienceMatters. The platform takes the open access strategy adopted by UZH in 2008 a step further. While the university … Continue reading

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Open Innovation – How to collaborate for global success

On December 14 during the annual Science Counsellors Meeting in Bern, several heads of S&T Offices in Asia and the USA joined forces to discuss open innovation at the Head Office of Swiss Post in Bern. After a brief introduction by … Continue reading

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VentureLabs – Expanding to Asian markets: What are my options?

You wanted to understand the key characteristics of the main Asian markets and how to plan your expansion? Then this was the event for you! In one “power packed” pizza lunch, Science Counsellors from the swissnex network and Swiss Embassies in … Continue reading

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Enthusiastic Swiss nursing students in Japan

Ms. Vanessa Bergonzoli and Ms. Kelly Di Nucci are the first students from Haute Ecole de Santé La Source, Lausanne, to visit Japan as part of an exchange program between La Source and the Japanese Red Cross College of Nursing, … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |

Former S&T Office Tokyo intern wins Tokyo TDC Prize!

Congratulations to Mr. Chi-Bin Trieu for winning the Tokyo Type Directors Club Annual Awards 2016 TDC Prize (Category: RGB), marking a successful start of a bright career!! Mr. Trieu graduated from ECAL (École Cantonale D’Art de Lausanne) where he studied … Continue reading

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