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nextrends Asia

nextrends Asia is a platform showcasing upcoming science, technology and innovation trends and opportunities from the Asian regions.

 

It aims to explore trends in fields such as health, energy, environment, social innovation and deep technologies (i.e. AI, Blockchain, Drones) and puts a spotlight on areas in which Asian countries are emerging as important technology players.

 

nextrends Asia is an initiative of the Swiss global network in Asia that connects the dots in science, technology, education and innovation. It is an offshoot of nextrends, published by swissnex San Francisco, that surfaces insights and ideas on the forces shaping the emergent future.

nextrends Asia: Science, Technology, Innovation, Energy, Deeptech, Enviroment, Health, Society
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swissnex Network in Asia

The swissnex Network in Asia collaborates with a broad spectrum of partners related to international research and innovation, supporting them in their outreach and active engagement in the global exchange of knowledge, ideas and talent. These primarily include:

 

Higher education and research institutions
Governmental and publicly funded institutions
Startups and innovation driven companies
Non-governmental, non-profit organizations
Creative industries linked to education, research, or innovation

 

swissnex is an initiative of the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation and is part of the Confederation’s network abroad managed by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs. The activities of the swissnex Network in Asia are based on a collaborative approach, relying on public and private partnerships and funding.

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Alessandra Apicella

Head of Science & Technology Office, Embassy of Switzerland in Seoul

David Biegeleisen

Innovation Officer, Embassy of Switzerland in Israel

Felix Moesner

Science Consul & CEO of swissnex China

Indraneel Ghose

Senior Thematic Advisor for Research, Education & Innovation, Embassy of Switzerland in New Delhi

Ji Yeon Lee

Junior Project Manager at Science & Technology Office, Seoul

Kyoko Suzuki

Head Science & Technology Office, Tokyo

Laurence Glass

Science Counsellor, Embassy of Switzerland in Singapore

Lisa Susan Abraham

Junior Communications Manager, swissnex India

Sebastien Hug

CEO & Consul General at swissnex India, Consulate General of Switzerland

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Yashaswini Kumar 
Editor, nextrends Asia & Senior Communications Manager, swissnex India

Yasuko Matsumoto
Science & Technology Office, Tokyo

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