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Customer event lectures

Video recordings of the speakers at the ‘30 years of SWITCH’ anniversary party will allow the presentations to be enjoyed after the event.

Digital Transformation

The anniversary celebration took place on 28 September 2017 in Olten at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, with around 160 invited guests. It highlighted the theme of ‘Digital Transformation’, with a special focus on customers, using specific examples from education, research and industry.

Welcome address by  Mauro Dell’Ambrogio, State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation 


Keynote address ‘Opportunities and challenges – the next 10 years in technology and humanity.’  by Gerd Leonhard, futurist


‘Digital transformation - Where's the user?’ by Jeannette Frey, BCU Lausanne


‘The need for datascopes’ by Dr. Edouard Bugnion, Vice President & CTO, EPF Lausanne


Lecture ‘Digital transformation’. Ivan Büchi, Head Digital Banking Platforms, Swisscom