Network of swissnexes and science sections at Swiss embassies
swissnex is a network with nodes in the world’s most innovative hubs, where the future is being shaped. Together with science and technology counsellors based in Swiss embassies around the world swissnex takes an active role in strengthening Switzerland’s leadership as a world-class location for science, education, and innovation.
swissnexes’ core value lies in their ability to:
· Connect scientists, researchers, entrepreneurs, policy-makers, and thought leaders with inspiring peers and new ideas on either side of the globe
· Facilitate academic programs, global innovation strategies, and knowledge exchange
· Create and present transdisciplinary projects in imaginative ways
· Support internationalization efforts of Swiss academic institutions and companies, with a special focus on R&D based start-ups
· Inform on developments in science, technology, education and innovation policies
swissnex is an initiative of the Swiss Government. Each swissnex promotes public-private ventures. Partners, donors and sponsors provide vital financial support.