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Covid 19: Peacetime vs battle mode innovations in Israel

nextrends asia · Dr. Zimiilchman NextTrends Asia Podcast

David Biegeleisen, Innovation Officer at the Swiss Embassy in Israel, speaks to Dr. Eyal Zimlichman, the head of ARC (Deputy Director General, Chief Medical Officer, and Chief Innovation Officer at Sheba Medical Center), about fast-paced medical innovations during the pandemic that has allowed the Israelis to go back to an “almost normal” life.

 

 

The impact of Covid-19 on science communication

nextrends asia · The impact of Covid-19 on science communication

Arnab Bhattacharya, Chair of Science Communication & Public Outreach at TIFR Mumbai, speaks with Sebastien Hug, CEO swissnex India, about Chai & Why – his science-cafe style initiative, and how Covid-19 has impacted the process of science communication.

Connecting the dots between Cybathlon and Asia

nextrends asia · Connecting the dots between Cybathlon & Asia

Roland Sigrist, Executive Director of Cybathlon, talks to Sebastien Hug, CEO of swissnex India about Cybathlon 2020 and his impressions of assistive device technologies emerging from Asia.

Quantum Computing: the next computer revolution

nextrends asia · Sebastien Monnet & Gilles Buchs on Quantum Computing as the next computer revolution

Sebastien Monnet, the Science Counsellor at the Embassy of Switzerland in Australia, speaks to Quantum Computing expert from UNSW Sydney, Gilles Buchs, on the vibrant quantum research ecosystem in Australia and the potential for Swiss-Australian collaboration in quantum computing.

Singapore, the fintech gateway to Asia

nextrends asia · Laurence Glass-Haller & Jonas Thürig on Singapore's fintech ecosystem

Laurence Glass-Haller, Science Counsellor at the Embassy of Switzerland in Singapore discusses the island nation’s booming fintech ecosystem and its similarities with Zurich with Jonas Thürig, Head of F10 Accelerator, Singapore.

The effect of the pandemic on venture capital in Israel

nextrends asia · David Biegeleisen & Daniel Roditi on the effect of the pandemic on Israel's VC

David Biegeleisen, Innovation Officer at the Swiss Embassy in Israel, converses with Daniel Roditi from Miron Capotal on the impact of COVID-19 on venture capital investments into high-tech startups in Israel.