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Swiss AI & Innovation Seminar

Together with Korea Artificial Intelligence Industry Association (AIIA), Swiss Business Hub Korea at the Embassy of Switzerland is pleased to invite you to Switzerland AI & Innovation Seminar on Wednesday, 3rd June.

Switzerland is home to world-renowned universities and research institutes in the area of AI. ETH Zurich, EPF Lausanne, University of St. Gallen, IDISIA Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Lugano, Canton Ticino and IDIAP Research Institute in Martigny, Canton Valais are at the forefront of innovating AI technologies.

This proximity to cutting-edge research is one important reason why renowned tech giants such as Google, IBM and Microsoft do their AI research developments in Switzerland. Companies based in Switzerland can significantly benefit from efficient technology transfer, sustainable software systems and non-bureaucratic support from the government.

In this regards, Switzerland Innovation, www.switzerland-innovation.com provides a platform for your R&D team to network with leading thinkers from the world of academia, industry partners and pioneering start-ups. Switzerland Innovation gives you access to the expertise of world-leading universities in Switzerland. As a resident company in Switzerland Innovation Parks, you will benefit from technology transfer platforms, state-of-the-art infrastructure and a unique atmosphere, which foster the creation of your next best-selling products and services in the future. Switzerland Innovation will offer you the perfect breeding ground to make your innovation a success. Switzerland Innovation Parks are located in Basel (Park Basel Area), Biel/Bienne(Park Biel/Bienne), Lausanne(Park West EPFL), Villigen(Park Innovaare), Zurich(Park Zurich).
If you are interested in extending your business to Europe through Switzerland as a gateway or doing R&D with Switzerland, you are most welcome to join our seminar. Please find more information about Swiss AI industry in the file attached.

*Swiss speakers will give presentations over the internet and simultaneous translation will be provided.
*Seats will be arranged 1 meter away from each other following the government's guideline
*CTO and C-level executives are welcomed
*This seminar will be recorded and used for internal purposes only.

INFORMATION

DATE 2020년 6월 3일 (수)
TIME 4:00 PM – 6:45 PM
LOCATION COEX, (Room # 300)
RSVP by 27 May
PROGRAM 16:00 Registration
16:30 Opening Remarks
Dr.Roger Zbinden, Head Swiss Business Hub Korea, Embassy of Switzerland

16:35 Congratulatory Address
HongSung Chang, Chairman of Korea Artificial Intelligence Industry Association/
EVP, Advertisement/Data Biz Division, SK Telecom

16:40 Introduction to Switzerland Investment and Switzerland Innovation Parks
Okjeong Back, Deputy Head Swiss Business Hub Korea, Embassy of Switzerland



16:50 Introduction to Swiss AI Cluster
Gundula Heinatz, Managing Director, Swiss Alliance for Data-Intensive Services (data-service-alliance.ch)

17:05 How to develop and validate AI algorithm and data and make algorithm trustworthy
Dr. Andrea Dunbar, Section Head in der Integrated and Wireless Systems Division, CSEM
Dr. Ricard Delgado Gonzalo, Section Head in der Systems Division, CSEM
17:20 How to upscale AI products/services via trustworthy algorithm and data
Christian Westermann, PriceWaterhouseCoopers PWC (AI Specialist)

17:35 Q&A
17:45 Networking & Apero
18:45 Closing

• Participants Korean Companies interested in investment and R&D in Switzerland
*Swiss Speakers will give presentations over the internet and simultaneous translation will be provided.
*Seats will be arranged 1 meter away from each other following the government’s guideline
*CTO and C-level executives are welcomed.
*This seminar will be recorded and used for internal purposes only.
*Please note that the schedule is subject to change due to the availability
CONTACT Okjeong Back, Deputy Head of SBHK (T: 02-3704-4741, E: okjeong.baik@eda.admin.ch)

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