How to Integrate New Technology to Elderly Healthcare

Workshop and networking reception for experts from Swiss universities of applied sciences and their Chinese colleagues.

Event Details


swissnex China office
22F, Building A, Far East International Plaza, 319 XianXia Road, Shanghai, China


October 20, 2016 from 1:00 am to 5:00 am Asia/Shanghai (UTC+08:00)


Free but RSVP is required

Following The Future of Ageing in Switzerland and China: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities, a panel discussion along with a reception event held at the Residence of the Swiss Embassy in Beijing; for further discussion about How to Integrate New Technology to Elderly Healthcare, a workshop will be hosted at swissnex China (Shanghai) on the morning of 20 October.




09.00 Refreshments and self-introduction

Welcome speech by Consul General of Swizterland in Shanghai & CEO of swissnex


09.45 Presentations 主题演讲

Panel discussion:How to Integrate New Technology to Elderly Healthcare


12.00 Networking lunch 午餐

Afternoon:  optional visit to Novartis campus in Zhangjiang high-tech





In light of the MoU signed between swissuniversities and Association of the Universities of Applied Sciences of China in June 2015, of the internationalization strategy of Swiss universities of applied sciences and of the Sino-Swiss strategic innovative partnership entered in April 2016 during the state visit of H.E. Johann Schneider-Amman, President of the Swiss Confederation, a delegation of experts from various universities of applied sciences in Switzerland is planning to visit China, Japan and Korea from October 16th to 29th on the topic “healthy aging”.


Nowadays, with the fast development of science and technology, the application of its achievement on “healthy aging” has become a new trend. This workshop is seeking to make a further discussion concerning this issue.


Speakers (Italics to be confirmed)


  • Dr. MAIER Edith, Senior researcher and lecturer / Economics, Institute for Information & Process Management, St. Gallen University of Applied Sciences

MAIER Edith教授, 圣加仑应用科学大学信息与进程管理学院经济系 高级研究员/讲师

  • KLOUCEK Petr, Lausanne University Hospital CHUV

KLOUCEK Petr教授,洛桑大学附属医院

  • MATTES Urs, Mathys Ltd Bettlach, Healthcare Executive in Life Science / Author of the book Yin and Yang your Health

MATTES Urs先生,Mathys医疗设备公司,生命科学医疗保健管理者,Yin and Yang your Health作者

  • Dr. BRUEGGER Urs, Head of School of Management and Law, Zurich University of Applied Sciences

BRUEGGER Urs教授, 苏黎世应用科学大学管理与法学院 院长 (Novartis China诺华部分)

  • YANG Guoyuan, Vice Director of Med-X Institute, Director of rehabilitation engineering institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)


  • XIE Le, Vice Director of rehabilitation engineering institute of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)


  • TBC 

RSVP will open soon.


Delegation Profile and Collaboration Interests


For more information regarding program in Shanghai, please contact 上海部分项目联系人

Ms. Linda LOU, Project Leader Academic Relations, swissnex China

瑞士领事馆/瑞士联邦政府科技文化中心学术项目主管 楼碧君女士