Announcement Related to the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19

Dear friends, partners and collaborators,

Due to the current situation relating to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, swissnex China has decided to postpone or cancel our events in February: your health and safety are of utmost importance to us. Guests already registered to the events will receive a notification by email and we will update you should the event be rescheduled or reformatted as a webinar.

Our Shanghai office will remain open during this time and our team can be reached by email. Team:


Events affected:

Café des Sciences: The Design Mindset (cancelled – originally scheduled for February 20)

Fireside Chat: Build an Empowering Business Ecosystem with Lucas Rondez (postponed – originally scheduled for February 25)

Visual SLAM: Application, Introduction & Research Trends (postponed – originally scheduled for February 28)

4th International Expert Forum on New Energy Industry Innovation – Sino-Swiss Cooperation (cancelled – originally scheduled for March 17 & 18)


swissnex China will continue to monitor the situation in close cooperation with the Embassy of Switzerland in China and other official Swiss representations in China. We are grateful for the extraordinary efforts that the Chinese government has made to contain the COVID-19 outbreak and we give our profound respect and thanks to all the brave healthcare professionals and frontline workers. We are impressed by the resilience of the Chinese people in such difficult circumstances.

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Switzerland and China. We will continuously stick to the spirit of cooperation and partnership, going ahead irrespective of any difficulties. We are all in this together and we can only overcome this global challenge together.

Swiss Ambassador Regazzoni’s video message:

Again, we apologize for the inconveniences and thank you for your understanding and support. Stay healthy and safe!


swissnex China Team