Dr. Martin Jaekel
The Chamber of Commerce and Employers' Association Winterthur HAW maintains a close contact with the following organizations, which exchange information regularly with each other under the title 'Knowledge Transfer'. The aim is to solve practical problems together thanks to mutual knowledge and cooperation and thus to make a positive contribution to value creation for the companies, the university or institutions and the business location.
The Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) focuses on providing services and advice to companies and organizations as well as executives and individuals.
It belongs to the legal performance mandate of the universities of applied sciences to offer services as well as teaching and research. The ZHAW attaches great importance to the transfer of knowledge and technology into society and the economy; therefore, it offers companies and public organizations various opportunities for cooperation in research and development.
TECHNOPARK Winterthur offers a stimulating environment for innovative minds. Start-ups, spin-offs, service companies and research institutions from different sectors work together under one roof. They exchange ideas and experiences, take advantage of the direct connection to the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences and can rely on professional advice in business matters. The physical proximity to other companies promotes synergies.
Winterthur offers a total package of training and further education opportunities and is ranked 2nd in the city ranking of 2017. From pre-school to university of applied sciences, every degree can be obtained in Winterthur. Thus, the city and region of Winterthur are home to many excellently trained professionals working in very different industries. The House of Winterthur will host the 3rd International Vocational Training Congress in 2018.
WinLink is the association for information and communication technology in the Winterthur region. With its members, WinLink offers every user, developer or interested party in this area an ideal platform for the exchange of knowledge.
WinLink consists of a large network of competent and interested people around the ICT and digitization technology. The primary goal is the efficient use of information and communication technology.
Startup Guide Winterthur is a network offered and actively maintained by Technopark Winterthur. It facilitates access to valuable contacts. Lectures, seminars, events and the publicly accessible bistro offer further education, personal encounters, exchange of experiences and inspiration.