Switzerland, alongside its regional collaborators, is home of some of the world's most significant science and technology. We have come together with diplomats and organizations at the forefront to enrich its connection with Western Canada.
We invite you to join us in Vancouver BC to co-host a series of arts and cultural events, educational and networking gatherings, presentations and exchanges with international leaders and innovators, and site visits in 2022.
The European Organization for Nuclear Research, one of the world's largest and most respected centres for scientific research.
Canada's top ranked art and design university, and the first purpose-built institution of art and design in Canada.
BC's science centre with a vision for a country thriving on scientific literacy, technological innovation, and a deep connection to nature
ZHdK's IFCAR is one of the world’s leading institutes in the field of contemporary artistic research and closely related fields.
A multi-year SSHRCC funded interdisciplinary project co-designing and developing models of collaboration for art and science.
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Galleries, museums, studios, creatives and collectives
Major city venues and local pop-up gallery spaces where the general public can explore behind the scenes of scientific discovery through the arts, local creatives can get inspired by new and intriguing subject matter, and internationally recognized artists can share the thinking behind their work.
Universities, colleges, schools, and academics
Special visits by key innovators to inform, inspire, and mentor.
Community organizations and groups
Special guest features at get-togethers, open mics, pub nights, and activities with local professionals and enthusiasts.
Cross-sector corporations, non-profits and research institutions
Feature presentations, dialogues and guided visits to inform industries, share ideas, network, and drive innovation.
Theatres, community hubs, industry leaders
Creative feature films immersing general audiences in the largest technological facilities in the world often experienced just once in a lifetime, followed by panels featuring leaders and innovators.
your role with us, innovate around the program formats, and have a voice in evolving our model.
lasting authentic relationships with a variety of organizations, groups and individuals around the world.
with other organizations in the space, and cultivate opportunities for future collaborations to emerge.
from leaders about the landscape of your field to determine how you can further participate in forging its future.
a community and connect with people who share your values, believe in your vision, and are willing to act on your mission.
the broader communities, extended networks, and know-how of our organization and program stakeholders.
with respected entities and figures who represent thoughtful action and create opportunity at the cutting edge.
public recognition through explicit mentions and visual identity throughout our communication outlets and audiences.
untapped audiences and stakeholders in your cause to grow your reach and impact at every level.
SCOTT MALLORY, JR.
Founder - ISM
Arts & Culture Curator - TRIUMF Lab
Faculty - Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Economy, Higher Education, Science & Technology Officer - Consulate General of Switzerland