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Navigating lifelong learning with HR professionals and business leaders

The Sea of Lifelong Learning is a collection of insights from dozens of employers participating in the #LifelongLearning campaign by digitalswitzerland and the Swiss Employers’ Association. digitalswitzerland aggregated key learning, trends and guiding questions that help HR professionals and business leaders explore and navigate the vast sea that is lifelong learning.

Take me to the sea

Digital Shapers 2020

In partnership with Bilanz and Handelszeitung, digitalswitzerland is once again embarking on the exciting quest to identify and celebrate the 100 people advancing Switzerland on its journey to become a leading global digital hub of innovation.

To promote and celebrate this special campaign, we hear from some Shapers from the ten varied categories.

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Digital Days 2020

From 1 to 3 November 2020, digitalswitzerland and its 100+ partners welcomed 80,000 visitors to its first fully-hybrid Swiss-wide event!

With more than 500 free activities on offer, visitors were able to immerse themselves in the exciting world of digitisation, explore 200+ Learning Labs and more than 30 «tell» sessions. Added to this, there was entertainment by singer Phanee de Pool, a world record attempt for the highest drone race, the announcement of a European alliance to intensify cooperation in the field of digitisation and top-class guests from Switzerland and abroad, including Adam Grant and Vince Cerf.

Missed any events? Don't worry, watch Digital Days TV on-demand and prepare for inspiration, learning and debate on the digital future of Switzerland!

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This is what digital progress looks like (White paper)

digitalswitzerland, in cooperation with the Wissensfabrik, developed a white paper outlining five ways of how digital transformation can be continued. It focuses on the potential of digital infrastructure, idea spaces, institutions of the knowledge society, new interfaces and new forms of cooperation.

Das White Paper auf Deutsch lesen.

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Beyond Tech Podcast

In this weekly short-form podcast, we take you beyond the usual techie jargon, and teach you something new about the latest developments in technology with leaders from some of Switzerland’s most innovative Startups – all in around 10 minutes. In other words, no tech background required, your curiosity is all that’s needed! Drops every Monday, with your morning coffee.

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Leap

Leap by digitalswitzerland empowers organisations in creating collaborative and impactful ecosystems for innovation. Our goal is to incite digitalswitzerland members and other organizations in the Swiss ecosystem, to innovate locally with global impact, to collaborate within and between organizations and to execute forward-thinking and sustainable ideas.

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Leap

Leap by digitalswitzerland empowers organisations in creating collaborative and impactful ecosystems for innovation. Our goal is to incite digitalswitzerland members and other organizations in the Swiss ecosystem, to innovate locally with global impact, to collaborate within and between organizations and to execute forward-thinking and sustainable ideas.

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Boost Programme

The Boost Programme aims to support the acquisition of digital skills by Swiss workers through conditional co-financing. The programme covers up to 50% or a maximum of CHF 1,000 of the costs of digital training and further education per applicant. All supporters of the #LifelongLearning Pledge and all Swiss SMEs are eligible to participate.

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Match & Multiply

With the digitalswitzerland Match & Multiply platform, digitalswitzerland members can expand their business network with customised contacts based on their interests. The purpose of this matchmaking tool is to break down silos, chat, find inspiration, cross borders, discuss solutions and expand knowledge through the exchange of insights and experiences.

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All PostsAllgemeinEducation & Talent
13. November 2020

MINT-Begeisterung wecken – Herausforderungen und Chancen

Ein Erfahrungsbericht aus dem go tec! Labor Schaffhausen. Nicole und Lukas haben alles vorbereitet für den Kurs am Samstag, Laptops und Unterlagen liegen bereit. 40…
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13. October 2020

Digital Competitiveness Summit 2020: Switzerland remains among the top 10 most digitally competitive economies

The third edition of the Digital Competitiveness Summit was held for the first time as a fully-virtual event on 1 October. Switzerland defended a strong…
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15. September 2020

To fire or to re-skill? Making the most humane and cost-effective choice

Covid-19 has accelerated digital transformation, changed working habits and threatened livelihoods. In fact, it has accelerated trends that were incipient and slow to take off…
All PostsAllgemeinInnovation Ecosystem
4. September 2020

Digital Shapers 2020 is underway

In partnership with Bilanz and  Handelszeitun, digitialswitzerland is once again embarking on the exciting quest to identify and celebrate the 100 people advancing Switzerland on its…
All PostsAllgemeinEducation & Talent
11. August 2020

Harnessing the potential of Erasmus+

We find out how active participation in the EU’s programme to support education, training, youth and sport can boost Switzerland’s international profile and education system.…
All PostsAllgemeinEducation & Talent
21. July 2020

 Learning in the new normal – innovation and continuity in a post-pandemic world 

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a deep economic and social crisis – arguably the worst in modern times. Besides being a public health emergency, the…
All PostsAllgemeinCorporate Enablement
9. July 2020

Building on the Swiss success story

As the second half of 2020 begins, we reflect on an unprecedented period of global turbulence: the COVID-19 pandemic, socio-political unrest and ongoing concerns about…
All PostsAllgemeinPolitico-Economic Environment
10. June 2020

Green light for the public release of the SwissCovid-App: What to expect

Green light for the public release of the SwissCovid-App: What to expect In the last weeks, there have been extensive discussions in Switzerland about digital…
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