Innovation Park Association Central Switzerland
The Innovation Park Association Central Switzerland is based on the philosophy of open innovation. In the field of «Building Excellence», private companies, scientific institutions and the public sector jointly work on specialist issues and develop use cases while benefiting from interdisciplinary competences. The park offers an exclusive network, a strong brand value and an inspiring setting in order to foster innovation.
Crypto Valley Association
The Crypto Valley Association (CVA) is an independent, government-supported association established to build the world’s leading blockchain and cryptographic technologies ecosystem and, in doing so, take full advantage of Switzerland’s strengths.
The Lucerne School of Information Technology works closely together with the CVA and heads up the organization of the Crypto Valley Conference on Blockchain Technologies.
Chief Digital Community
The association Chief Digital Community supports Swiss SMEs with events, networks and continuing education that focus on dealing with digital transformation. As one of the founding members, the School of Information Technology plays an active role on the executive board.
Together with the School of Business, the Lucerne School of Information Technology maintains a strategic partnership with Thomson Reuters.
The cardossier association works toward the blockchain technology-based establishment of a Switzerland-wide standard for the data exchange and execution of inter-company processes in the automobile sector. In addition to the Lucerne School of Information Technology, the founding members include the University of Zurich, AdNovum, AMAG, AMAG Leasing, Audatex, auto-i-dat, AutoScout24, AXA, Mobility, PostFinance, the Swiss Leasing Association SLV and the Road Traffic Office of the Canton of Aargau.
The Lucerne School of Information Technology maintains global links with renowned international partner universities. Students benefit here through exchange semesters and summer and winter schools. Moreover, the Lucerne School of Information Technology also promotes the mobility of lecturers and administrative staff through international lectureships and continuing education courses. Researchers and research associates maintain a cross-border exchange of knowledge and play an active role in scientific discourse. To the overview of partner universities