ONLINE - Match-Making in Big Data with Academia and Industry

In collaboration with the National Research Programme NRP 75 “Big Data”. The National Research Programme NRP 75 “Big Data” provides foundations for the effective and appropriate use of big data. The projects focus on computing and information technology. They deal 
with the effects on society as well as on big data applications in various areas of society.
In November 2020, three match-making events will be held to enable possible collaborations between NRP 75 projects and representatives of the industry. Short pitches of the projects will focus on technology transfer and will be followed by poster sessions to answer questions, make contacts, and exchange ideas.

The first match-making event will take place online on 10.11.2020 from 13:00 - 17:00.

Read more and how to register here

Swiss Statistics Meeting 2021

Dati: da tutti per tutti? - Data: from every one for every one?

The Swiss Statistics Meeting 2020 has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Swiss Statistics Meeting 2021 will take place from the 6th to the 8th of Semptember 2021 in Lugano.

United Nations World Data Forum 2021

The SSS is pleased that the UNO World Data Forum 2021 will take place in Bern in Switzerland from 3d to 6th of October 2021. The current pandemic has forced the Swiss Confederation and the UN to postpone this forum from 2020 to 2021. However, the UN will hold a reduced virtual forum from 19 to 21 October 2020.

UNDataForum story7DecThe "Road to Bern" programme is extended until the opening of the Forum.
Within the framework of this programme, the SSS will organise various activities in 2021.

More information about it soon here on this page or contact us simply at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., in case you are interested to support us.

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