About the Swiss Digital Summit 2020
The Swiss Informatics association SI promotes information technology, “in Switzerland in research and in practice. With a membership of almost 2000 individuals and collectives the SI is the largest association for IT professionalism in Switzerland. Topics relevant to society such as Green IT and Ethics are actively dealt with in ca. 20 Special Interest Groups. The association of the Swiss professorate in Computer Science SIRA represents academia in SI as a collective member. Two social enterprises ECDL-SI and 3LInformatik AG aim at fostering IT literacy across Switzerland and at increasing the level of professionalism respectively.
Further on the agenda of SI is an formerly Technology Outlook with the goal of informing the public of trends and new achievements in IT from an academic point of view. Researchers from all over the world present their research in quantum information theory, neuro informatics, artificial intelligence, image processing innovative teaching of programming, digital ethics and more. This is all this in a language to be understood by everybody. In a panel discussion implications and effects of the digital transformation on the society will be brought on the table and discussed by experts.
The Digital Summit takes place on 08 October at the Berner Rathaus starting at 10:00. Participation is open to everybody and is for members free of charge, however participation is limited and registrations is necessary to insure attendance.
For more information about the SDS 2020, please see the SDS webpage at the following link: