Dr. Felix Moesner, CEO of swissnex China – the Science Consulate of Switzerland in China – will take a deep dive into the foundations of innovation in China” (incl. Made in China 2025), share his insights on what we can learn from ‘China speed’, learn about opportunities, and what the team at swissnex China does to connect the dots between Switzerland and China in education, research and innovation.
Dr. Moesner graduated from MIT, ETH Zurich and the University of Tokyo, and has a PhD in robotics and a MSc / MBA. He is currently the CEO of swissnex China, Science Consul of Switzerland for China, and Board Member at SwissCham Shanghai. As a diplomat, he engages in connecting the dots in education, research, innovation and art-science between Switzerland and China. He was also formerly CEO of swissnex Boston, founder of swissnex in New York, co-developer of swissnex Astana 2017 and Head of the Science and Technology Office at the Embassy of Switzerland in Tokyo. He held several positions in the private sector, while several awards and grants underline his proactive commitments.
|12:00||Welcome & Registration|
|12:15||Welcome||Mr. Christopher Weber, President of the Swiss-Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Geneva Chapter|
|12:20||How Does China Drive Innovation and How Switzerland Can Leverage from It?||Dr. Felix Moesner, CEO at swissnex China and Science Consul of Switzerland for China|
|13:10||Networking & Apéro Cocktail|