Sensors keep food fresh

Scientists in Switzerland are developing sensor technology that can better monitor food while it is being transported. Researcher Giovanni Salvatore, from the Electronics Laboratory at ETH Zurich university,...

Entrepreneurship platform launched

(SWITZERLAND) Boosting the success rate of startups is a key motivation of a new innovation platform launched today in Switzerland. The World Innovations Forum (WIForum) will welcome influential players f...

Switzerland hosts world’s first Cybathlon

(EUROPE) The world's first Cybathlon took place in Switzerland at the weekend showcasing how novel technologies can assist people with disabilities in their daily life. There were six disciplines on the p...

Who are world’s most innovative nations?

|15 August 2015| China has entered the higher echelons of the world's most innovative nations, according to a new report. The country is in the top 25 Global Innovation Index (GII), released today by Cornell...

Revolution is in the air

|13 January 2016| Over 40 heads of state and government, as well as 2,500 leaders from business and society will convene at the 46th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, from 20 to 23 January in Davos-Kloste...

The fourth industrial revolution

|11 November 2015| The 46th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in January will discuss the challenges and opportunities posed by the technological age. The theme of the Meeting is ‘Mastering the f...