28-04-17 - Media Coverage

WISSENSCHAFT PERSÖNLICH - Autonomous machines are superior to humans

Founding Co-Director Roland Siegwart develops intelligent drones and autonomous robots.

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19-04-17 - Media Coverage

NEUE ZÜRCHER ZEITUNG - Growing prostheses in baby hearts

Artificial heart valves do not grow. To avoid repeated interventions in children, researchers have developed a growing heart valve replacement. After 20 years of research, they face the first tests in humans.

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19-04-17 - Media Coverage

Apotheken Umschau - Safely packaged

New developments should prevent that the body encapsulates silicone pads and pacemaker.

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13-04-17 - News

The Wingtra One now available in Europe

Wingtra has announced that the WingtraOne is now available in Europe. WingtraOne successfully completed its beta program, and the company is now launching the finalized product.

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12-04-17 - Spotlight

RICHARD R. ERNST LECTURE 2017: FELICITAS PAUSS RECEIVES ACCOLADE

Wyss Zurich Board Member Felicitas Pauss receives the Richard R. Ernst Gold Medal 2017. The accolade is awarded every year since 2009 during the Richard R. Ernst Lecture. Laureates to date include Nobel Peace Prize winner and former Secretary General of the UN, Kofi Annan, and Steven Chu, Nobel Laureate in Physics. The aim of the Richard R. Ernst Lecture is to strengthen the relationship and understanding between the sciences, society, and politics and to raise awareness for the questions and challenges our global society is facing today and will face in the future. The Presentation of the Richard R. Ernst Gold Medal to Felicitas Pauss will take place during the Richard R. Ernst Lecture on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 4 p.m. at ETH Zurich, Main Building, Auditorium Maximum (HG F30).

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10-04-17 - News

ANYbotics - Successful ARGOS Challenge Completion

ANYmal has successfully competed in a competition for autonomous robots for gas and oil sites.

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24.03.2017 - Event

START SUMMIT 2017 - Sankt Gallen

Founding Co-Director Roland Siegwart talks about "Bridging the Gap: The Era of AI" at the START SUMMIT, organized by START GLOBAL, on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Sankt Gallen.

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22-03-17 - Media Coverage

SRF 10vor10 - Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - Robo-Cops will soon patrol in Dubai

Wyss Zurich Founding Co-Director Roland Siegwart explained in SRF 10vor10 which role robots could take over as policemen in the future.

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17-03-17 - Event

Interdisciplinary Colloquium Regenerative Medicine I - March, 28, 2017

Prof. Dr. med. Armin Curt (Chief Consultant and Director Spinal Cord Injury Center) will hold a speech about "Stem cells in human spinal cord injury - Hype or feasible approach?" on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm at University Hospital Zurich, Kleiner Hörsaal OST, B HOER 5

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15-03-17 - Spotlight

VISIT OF RUSSIAN RESEARCH AND HIGHER EDUCATION DELEGATION

In cooperation with the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) a Russian Research and Higher Education Delegation visited University of Zurich on March 15, 2017, to follow a presentation of the University of Zurich’s activities in the fields of bio medicine, medicine and bio technologies. Founding Co-Director Simon P. Hoerstrup introduced Wyss Zurich.

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