04-12-19 - Event


On November 14, 2019, “Wyss Zurich Zukunftstag” took place. 40 children have been welcomed at Wyss Zurich and they were able to learn more about our projects mint & pepper, Seervision and Sevensense, as well as about our Platforms in form of workshops and short tours of Wyss Zurich and ETH. Some impressions are gathered here.

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03-12-19 - Media Coverage

The Digital Economy Award winner - Seervision

Our Wyss Zurich project Seervision, won the Digital Economy Award in the category "Digital Innovation of the Year" for pioneering developments in the field of video production. Reports about the winners of the Digital Economy Award. President of the jury Lukas Bär pointed out the major change Seervisions could bring to the broadtcasting industry. He sees a great potential behind their revolutionary innovation. (in German)

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04-11-19 - Media Coverage

NZZ am Sonntag - Sie geben Brandopfern Hoffnung

NZZ am Sonntag reported about our Wyss Zurich project denovoSkin. Find out more about their story, vision and mission (in German).

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01-11-19 - News

Video release of our Wyss Zurich project Seervision

We are pleased to officially launch the video of our Wyss Zurich project Seervision. Find out more about this exciting project!

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28-10-19 - News

Video release of our Wyss Zurich project Sevensense

It is a great pleasure to officially launch the video of our Wyss Zurich project Sevensense. Find out more about this amazing project!

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10-10-19 - Event

The 2019 Wyss Zurich Annual Event

The fifth Wyss Zurich Annual Event, held on October 3, 2019, was quickly booked to capacity. The 300 guests from the academic, policy and business sectors enjoyed a fascinating journey through the first years of operations, learning about the various projects all committed to the Wyss Zurich mission “Translating Science into Life”. Wyss Zurich was set up as an accelerator for new clinical therapies and robotic technologies and is jointly operated by ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich. The initiator of Wyss Zurich and guest of honor, Hansjörg Wyss, as well as the Founding Co-Directors, and the representatives of the universities were very happy with the progress of Wyss Zurich, which so far has been a great success.

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16-09-19 - Event


Dr. Stefan Kleiser and Alexander Nitsch will talk about “The new way of measuring brain oxygen levels of preterm infants – Status quo within the Wyss Zurich OxyPrem project” on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 12.30 – 13.30 p.m. at Kleiner Hörsaal OST, University Hospital Zurich.

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04-09-19 - Publication

Maximilian Y. Emmert, Project Leader of the LifeMatrix project at Wyss Zurich receives highly competitive ERC Starting grant to develop a lifelong transcatheter aortic valve prosthesis

In the EU funded TAVI4Life project, Maximilian Y. Emmert, a cardiac surgeon and professor at the University of Zurich as well as at the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the German Heart Center Berlin, will use an unconventional 3D printing inspired and matrix based bioengineering approach to develop a novel regenerative transcatheter aortic valve prosthesis that fully transforms into a native-like valve that lasts a lifetime.

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19-08-19 - Media Coverage

CNN Money Switzerland - "Switzerland is perfect for Startups, but..."

Watch the interview on CNN Money with Daniela Marino, the Co-Project Leader of our Wyss Zurich project denovoSkin.

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09-08-19 - Media Coverage

staatslabor - Revolutionieren Roboter bald den Staat? Ein Gespräch mit Roland Siegwart (ETH Zürich)

Our Co-Director Roland Siegwart gave an interview to staatslabor. Learn more about the chances and risks of robots (in German).

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