In 2013, Switzerland and Sweden top the list of the most innovative countries in the Global Innovation Index 2013 (GII). The index is a chief benchmarking tool for business executives, policy makers and others seeking insight into the state of innovation around the world.
November 12th 2012 at 17:00, UBS Grünenhof in Zurich
The Swedish Swiss Chamber of Commerce organized the Swedish Swiss Business Forum with some 170 guests. A panel discussion hosted Ewa Björling, Minister for Trade Sweden, Charlotte Brogren, Director General VINNOVA, Joe Hogan, CEO & President ABB, Riet Cadonau, CEO & President Kaba, Andrei Postoaca, CEO and Founder Clintelica AB, Hansueli Märki, Chariman SSCC.
From November 14 to 16, 2012, Swiss and Swedish stakeholders in medical technologies met at MEDICA, Dusseldorf, in order to discuss potential R&D co-operations. The presentation about SWII & available funding for Swiss-Swedish R&D projects gathered more than 100 attendees at MEDICA.
More than a hundred people participated in the information sessions and aperitif at the Swiss Pavilion and the Sweden boat on November 14 and 15.