Sustainable new start for Sweden

01 Jan Sustainable new start for Sweden

Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering (IVA) 2019 The corona crisis has had a serious impact on Sweden. The pandemic has forced a shift in political and economic focus to support the most vulnerable. To deal with the immediate effects of the crisis, major public financial...
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08 Sep Information sharing practices in the field of cybersecurity

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) September 2018 Authors: Solange Ghernaouti, Laura Crespo, Bastien Wanner Main themes: cybersecurity Nature of publication: report The publication analyses information sharing practices in the field of cybersecurity. It summarises the context, needs and constraints of information sharing to ensure...
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08 Août Swiss industry’s innovative capacity 1997–2014: reassessed

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) August 2018 Authors: Hans-Peter Herzig, Rita Hofmann, Claudia Schärer, Peter Seitz Main themes: innovation Nature of publication: study Switzerland regularly comes top of rankings evaluating countries’ innovative capacity. Despite this positive assessment, an increasing number of voices are noting...
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08 Avr Renewable energy production is head of the pack

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) April 2018 Authors: Bjarne Steffen, Dominique Hischier, Tobias S. Schmidt Main themes: energy Nature of publication: study Specialists of the Energy Politics Group at ETH Zurich were commissioned by SATW to analyse – for the first time ever –...
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08 Août Critical metals: How Swiss industry can look ahead

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) August 2017 Authors: Alessandra Hool, Hans-Jörg Althaus, Christian Hagelüken, Ernst Lutz, Armin Reller, Patrick Wäger, Bruno Walser, Margarethe Hofmann Main themes: resources, metals Nature of publication: workshop results The term “critical raw materials” refers to raw materials (and in...
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08 Mai Technology Outlook 2017

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) May 2017 Authors: Claudia Schärer et al. Main themes: early identification, technology Nature of publication: study One of SATW’s key missions is early identification of new, possibly disruptive technologies that will become relevant for Switzerland’s economy and society in...
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08 Fév Big data – ethical challenges for companies

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) February 2017 Authors: Christian Hauser, Helene Blumer, Markus Christen, Lorenz Hilty, Markus Huppenbauer, Tony Kaiser Main themes: Big Data Nature of publication: study Who we are, what we do and who we communicate with are all now routinely recorded...
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08 Déc Dealing with risks – old and new challenges

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) December 2016 Authors: Wolfgang Kröger et al. Main themes: risk Nature of publication: white paper The term risk still varies in its scope, and depending on the relevant community may be limited to the consequences of an undesired event...
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08 Sep Decentralised power production needs decentralised storage

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) September 2016 Authors: Theodor Borsche, Andreas Ulbig, Göran Andersson Main themes: energy, storage Nature of publication: study Power production in Switzerland is changing. End customers, previously consumers of centrally produced power, are themselves becoming local power producers and storing...
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