Swisscom in Palo Alto

"Swisscom in Silicon Valley? Really? Sensational! Our Swiss leader in telecommunication has an office in the world's ...

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Do you work or do you live at Facebook?

We went to visit Facebook and the least I can say is that we weren’t disappointed at all. When you work there, ...

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Prototyping at Stanford University

On 6th February 2018, we visited Stanford University, based in Silicon Valley. Before talking about our journey in one ...

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Discussion on the refugee crisis at swissnex

As seems to be a recurring theme since we have arrived, this morning’s early start was accompanied by yet another fresh northern ...

DAY I – SWISSNEX & SWISSCOM

First day visiting the Silicon Valley, amazing experience! Despite our jettlagged brains and minds, once our stomachs had ...

The big actors of Silicon Valley Innovation

    On Tuesday morning, we took a private bus, drived by  Adolpho, our crazy, but funny, driver. Our first stop was ...

Silicon Valley history

During our trip in San Francisco, we had the opportunity to visit the technology hub of the United States: The Silicon Valley. It is ...

Computer History Museum

In the morning of Presidents’ Day, we made our way to Mountain View, to review four-decade history of computing at the Computer ...

Visit from Craig Newmark

  InthisTuesday 17th of February we had the luck to receive Craig Newmark in the Swissnex. He is the founder of Craiglist, ...

School close to San Francisco

Two of the most famous schools from United States are located near to San Francisco and we had the opportunity to visit them, the ...

Switzerland and Innovation

For our first activity in San Francisco, we went to the Swissnex office at the Jackson Square. With a hot Starbucks in the hand, ...

Visiting CA Technologies

CA Technologies is not very known by the public. You might think that it’s only one of many companies in the Silicon Valley that ...

bryant street sign in front of bay bridge

Two weeks in two minutes

You might be interested into the adventures we had in San Francisco. Well, there is so much to read on this blog, this might be too ...

The “Swiss Idea” challenge

As the concluding post of this blog (at least for this academic year), I would like to tell the story about how my students have ...