technology for society

As the most important network of experts for the engineering sciences in Switzerland, our goal is to further enhance Switzerland’s leading position in this field, and to help ensure that findings are translated into technologies and innovations for the benefit of the economy and society.


Our next events

Strategien für eine innovative Schweiz

Strategien für eine innovative Schweiz Foresight 09:00

Rämistrasse 69, 8001 Zürich, Eventraum / SOC-E-010

Processed Food im Fokus: Chancen, Herausforderungen und Perspektiven für unsere Gesundheit

Processed Food im Fokus: Chancen, Herausforderungen und Perspektiven für unsere Gesundheit

Food 16:00

Kraftwerk, Selnaustrasse 25, 8001 Zürich



Strengthening the future: Swiss TecLadies and National Future Day increase career opportunities for girls

Swiss TecLadies Technology education

How artificial intelligence is influencing cyber security

Cybersecurity Artificial Intelligence

Forum on the integration of AI and cobots: Experts discuss future developments at the Second Swiss Robotics Forum in Biel/Bienne

Advanced Manufacturing Artificial Intelligence

Swiss Energy Data Space - Interview with Matthias Galus

Energy and environment Artificial Intelligence

Our latest publications


How to use the power of AI to reduce the impact of climate change on Switzerland

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Climate change is showing negative impacts worldwide and Switzerland is particularly affected - what can be done? More than 70 experts and scientists from 30 renowned Swiss...

Future visions and technologies for distribution grids

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This publication is a collaboration between the Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) and the National Center of Competence in Research Automation (NCCR Automation). It aims...

Factsheet Security of supply: Will the shelves still be full tomorrow?

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Empty shelves in the supermarkets? Given the abundance of food, it's hard to imagine. But for Switzerland in particular, it is becoming more challenging to secure supplies - the...

How safe do Swiss internet users feel in the cyberspace?

The digital landscape is constantly changing, and with it comes a growing need to be aware of internet and online shopping safety. The final report 2023: Security on the Internet &...

Swiss National Cyberstrategy (NCS): A Quantitative Assessment of the Cybersecurity Research Landscape

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The National Strategy for the Protection of Switzerland against Cyber Risks (NCS) emphasises the essential role of cybersecurity research in promoting Switzerland's resilience to...

Management Summary Technology Outlook

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Nuclear energy technologies: overview of current status and development

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The challenge of data: Between business, research and data protection

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Framework for interdisciplinary projects in the context of "Industrie 4.0"

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Human factor and digitalisation in manufacturing SMEs

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Analysis of the innovative strength of Swiss industry: an update

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Study «Emerging Technology Domains»

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Project report as part of the "Food 4.0" initiative of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences.

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