BUILDING EXCELLENCE

SWITZERLAND INNOVATION

Switzerland Innovation forms an ecosystem for national and international companies an ecosystem for the networking of universities and innovative companies with the aim of efficiently and effectively developing new, marketable develop new, marketable products and services. With locations throughout Switzerland, Switzerland Innovation offers an Switzerland as one of the most innovative countries in the world. one of the most innovative countries in the world.

SWITZERLAND INNOVATION PARK CENTRAL

A COLLABORATION THAT PAYS OFF

Here at Switzerland Innovation Park Central, as the location of Park Zurich, we are focusing on the building and energy sector and are and energy sector and, together with our members, pursue the goal of creating a liveable built environment. In doing so, we attach importance to the well-being society, a sustainable approach to our environment and economically successful innovations. economically successful innovations. We accelerate the innovation process and offer the following: Premises in an inspiring environment, labs with a thematic focus as working focus, methodological expertise, a digital co-creation platform and exciting platform, as well as exciting events where members can benefit from our from our national and international ecosystem.

OUR MISSION

Together we build the future. We network companies, universities, institutions, start-ups and students and create a dynamic dynamic innovation ecosystem. In this way, we promote collaboration and innovation. As part of the Switzerland Innovation network, we strengthen the Zurich and Ticino parks, we are strengthening Switzerland's national and international radiance of Switzerland in terms of innovation.

VALUES

At Switzerland Innovation Park Central, we live an "open innovation" philosophy. philosophy. This approach requires exchange, interaction and knowledge transfer, which requires a mutual basis of trust. Our values provide an optimal breeding ground for cross-company, cross-industry and cross-disciplinary cross-disciplinary collaborations. The aim is to promote an open exchange so that new aspects can be illuminated, discussed and further developed. can be further developed.

MILESTONES

Since the founding of the association in summer 2016, the Switzerland Innovation Park Central has evolved from a visionary idea and a small provisional to an integral organization for innovations around the built environment. built environment. A dedicated project team from business, science and the public sector worked tirelessly to establish the park. Park and moved into a temporary facility in Suurstoffi in spring 2017. Membership numbers jumped from just under a dozen to more than more than 80 members. After a successful adoption of the concept and an evaluation, the park was transformed into a regular organization in mid-2019. organization in mid-2019 and 1,500 m2 of space could be occupied in the definitive definitive premises could be occupied. Since March 2021, the park is officially an accredited part of the network Switzerland Innovation and together with Park Ticino part of Park Zurich.

CARRIER

Switzerland Innovation Park Central is a joint initiative of
business, science and the public sector. Participants include
Among others, the six cantons of Central Switzerland, leading companies from
the region and the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, the NEST, the FH Ost and the
CSEM. A large proportion of the members come from the
industry - a first in Switzerland.

LOCATION

The Suurstoffi site in the Zug municipality of Risch-Rotkreuz is centrally located. located. The railroad station is in the immediate vicinity and there are several motorway connections. freeway connections are available. The site is home to several internationally leading companies as well as the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. In addition to accessibility, the site has a high profile thanks to its modern architecture and forward-looking technical equipment, the site is highly attractive. A CO2-free operation is the goal. Switzerland Innovation Park Central, the site serves as a "living lab.

PARKTEAM


Sem Mattli
Sem Mattli

Managing Director

E-mail

+41 41 531 13 21


Philipp Cescato

Philipp Cescato

Charter & Labs

E-mail

 


Julia Karban
Julia Karban

Community Manager

E-mail

 +41 41 531 13 24




Dr. Maximilian Richter

Dr. Maximilian Richter

Innovation Manager
Head of IPD and Digital Lab

E-mail

+41 41 531 13 22




Bettina Zipper

Bettina Zipper

Marketing & Communication
Manager

E-mail

+41 41 531 13 20




Donjeta Halitaj

Donjeta Halitaj

Junior Marketing & Communication
Manager

E-mail

+41 41 531 13 25



Visionary Leader


Gianni Bomio
Gianni Bomio

Legal Expert & Host


Stephan Keller
Stephan Keller

Bridge Building Officer & Available Brain


Tim Weingärtner
Tim Weingärtner

Digital Ambassador


Ludger Fischer
Ludger Fischer

full of energy


Alessandro Buriola
Alessandro Buriola

Energy Engineer for Buildings


Pascal Grolimund
Pascal Grolimund

Otto Fischer


Roger Schwyn
Roger Schwyn

Infrastructure Coordinator


Christoph Wey
Christoph Wey

Ethics Specialist


Remo Müller
Remo Müller

allthisfuture

Head of Innovation

BOARD


Markus Schäfer

Markus Schäfer

President

Industry


Adrian Bachofen
Adrian Bachofen

Member

Industry


Roger Altenburger

Roger Altenburger

Member

Industry

 


Silvia Thalmann
Silvia Thalmann

Vice president

Politics


Reto Largo
Reto Largo

Member

Academia

 


Tobias Achermann
Tobias Achermann

Member

Industry


Catherine De Wolf
Catherine De Wolf

Member

Academia


Andrea Weber-Hansen
Andrea Weber Marin

Member

Academia


Sarah Hauser
Sarah Hauser

Member

Academia


Christoph Lang
Christoph Lang

Member

Innovation Transfer