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Final wrap-up

It’s sad to say, but connectUS 2017 is already over. With the Closing Event on May 8, it officially came to an end. But we had a wonderful year with lots of interesting and amazing moments.   Everything started in summer 2016 with the planning. The first official event then was the Kick-Off Meeting for […]

Day 15 – New York

This is actually our last day of our On-Site Seminar. We enjoyed this day with two interesting visits.   Livestream We were warmly welcomed at Livestream by Matt O’Leary and Dave Yeu. This company exists since 10 years and has over 120 employees here in Brooklyn. They also have teams in India and Ukraine, but […]

Day 14 – New York

We had this day, actually our second last day in New York, two different visits and a bit of leisure time.   Consulate General of Switzerland In the morning, we met André Schaller, the Ambassador, at the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York City. First of all, he told us some facts about the […]

Day 13 – New York

Today, we had two interesting and absolutely different visits. Both of them were really exciting.   Alex Goldberg He is a venture capitalist and the Managing Director of Canary Venture. The focus of his company lies on seed-stage as well as B2B enterprise and infrastructure software start-ups. Alex Goldberg does not only invest in these start-ups, he […]

Day 12 – New York

Our twelfth day was fully booked with a visit at Google in New York city. Chantrelle Johanson, Caitlin Boston and Maria Grach welcomed us at their huge office. An incredible fact is that the office has the same space like the Empire State Building. Furthermore, about 7’000 employees work for Google in New York. First […]

Day 11 – New York

On this Easter Monday, we had no company visits. So, each delegation member could do what he or she wanted. Some of us went to a shopping outlet and others did some sightseeing.   Here, you find some impressions of the sightseeing tour.                         […]

Day 10 – New York

This day, we were travelling from Boston to New York with the bus. The journey was longer than we thought due to the huge traffic in the city. Nevertheless, we were all really excited to arrive in New York and enjoyed a great evening.  

Day 9 – Boston

Today, we had the chance to go to the Cambridge Science Festival. It was a pleasure to see all the different types of sciences. For example, we could drive electronic bikes, see a robotic doc or use a 3D printer.   After having fun at the festival, everybody could do what they wanted to do. […]

Day 8 – Boston

Our eighth day or our On-Site Seminar. We had a full program with lots of impressions.   Proclara Biosciences Hampus Hillerstrom, the CFO and Executive Vice President as well as Co-Founder, welcomed us at the office of Swissnex. Proclara produces alzheimer medicine that decelerate this illness. Their goal is to reach all molecule and not […]

Day 6 – Boston

This day we were travelling the whole day from San Francisco to Boston. We had to leave really early in the morning and arrived in the evening at our hotel in Boston. The whole delegation enjoyed together a first dinner in a typical American restaurant.