Michel Benard

Swiss Alliance for Data-Intensive Services

Swiss Alliance for Data-Intensive Services participates at Forward2018

On April 19, 2018, the Innovation Forum FORWARD was held at EPFL. About 900 participants from SMBs, large companies, academia and government organizations attended a rich set of keynote presentations, which focused on the on-going digital transformation of SMBs. Several success stories were shared, such as LauraStar, Ecole Moser, Sensile Technologie, JMNC Lutherie and SenseFly. EPFL presented its digital strategy and the new EPFL Extension School. Andre Kudelski and Nicola Thibaudeau presented t...

Big Data: Visualisation & Enjeux, an event at the University of Fribourg

On June 25, 2018 the event ‘Big Data: Visualisation & Enjeux’ was held at the University of Fribourg. The event was co-organized by Virtual Switzerland and the Swiss Alliance for Data-intensive Services. First the participants were welcomed by Prof. Philippe Cudré-Mauroux, who presented the activities of the eXascale infolab. Then Gundula Heinatz, Managing Director of the Alliance gave an overview of the activities of the Alliance and Laetitia Bochud, Head of Marketing of Virtual Switzerla...