The UAA Symposium in Barcelona under the topic “Digital Ethics - Future of Society in a Connected World”, was a complete success. It counted with Alumni representation of UNITECH years, CPs, Honorary Alumni and special guests!
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07 Jun 2018 in Alumni by Mireia Hernandez Navarro (Communication Officer UAA Council) on behalf of: Matthias Untergassmair and Franziska Bosshard (Local Chapter Coordinators Switzerland)
The UAA Symposium in Barcelona under the topic “Digital Ethics - Future of Society in a Connected World”, was a complete success. It counted with Alumni representation of 13/15 UNITECH years, CPs, APs, Honorary Alumni and special guests!
06 Jun 2018 in Alumni by Mireia Hernández Navarro
“We envision a future in which medical professionals are empowered to 3D-print prostheses and braces within 48 hours, and patients can co-design their own devices” - Manuel Opitz
09 May 2018 in The Network, Alumni by Mireia Hernandez (UAA Communication Officer) on behalf of Matthias Untergassmair (LCC Switzerland), Franziska Bosshard (LCC Switzerland), Audrey Pascal (LCC France)
On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018, we headed to Geneva for a day filled with science and culinary treats: a visit of the CERN research facilities in the morning, followed by a chocolate tasting at chocolaterie Stettler and tapas at OleOle bar. The event was organized by LCC France and Switzerland together in order to celebrate the UAA’s 15th anniversary.
We were particularly happy about the very diverse group of participants, which consisted of 27 Alumni from 6 different locations and 8 UNITECH years.
On April 26th the UNITECH Local Chapter Germany set out for their next company visit to one of the Corporate Partners. This time it was the turn of ABB in Ratingen, Germany.
“In modern cars we see a fusion of automotive and computer industry. KOSTAL focuses on this fusion point.” - Michael Weiß, KOSTAL Automotive Electrical Systems
12 Apr 2017 in Alumni by Mireia Hernández Navarro
Why not? We founded a cloud storage startup together: Wuala, which was later acquired by the French company LaCie.
“The UNITECH interns Sara Larsen (Programme participant 2015), Alessandra Zampieri (Programme participant 2015) and Matthias Untergassmair (Programme participant 2015) coordinated the organization of the event. The participants had the opportunity to listen to various talks from the Company site coordinators, such as Adam Broad, the Supply Chain Manager; Jerome Poupard, the Process Engineering Manager; David Kinsella, the R&D Director or Timothy Kelf, the Head of Sensor Development.” - Michele Becce: UAA London Regional Group Coordinator.
02 Mar 2017 in Alumni by Mireia Hernández Navarro
“We had the opportunity to visit some rooms of the Ambassador’s Residence and the pleasure to chat with the Ambassador, H E Mr Torbjörn Sohlström, and his staff, as well as with Chalmers’ President and CEO, Professor Stefan Bengtsson, who chaired the event.” - Michele Becce: UAA London Regional Group Coordinator.
“How do you make sure to stay on top of your field and to bring to the market cutting edge innovation? It is through R&D of course. Thus, visiting the site where things happen within Evonik was a very exciting opportunity.” - Antonin Fauret - LCC France