Day 4 – San Francisco

We spent our fourth day in the Silicon Valley. So, everbody was really looking forward to this day.   Swisscom Outpost Our first stop was at the Swisscom Outpost. Lukas Peter, CEO of this outpost and a Swiss guy, welcomed us at their office. It was founded in 1998 and has nowadays 10 employees. He […]

Nexus

We are very happy to announce that we published the second Nexus Newsletter today! The FHNW International Student Projects Insight China, Focus India, connectUS, and exploreASEAN have created a corporate newsletter to share the highlights of the onsite seminar. Fifteen years ago, the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW) pioneered with International Student Projects (ISP). The ISPs are organised by […]

San Francisco – Day 4

Youtube This morning connectUS 2016 went to YouTubes headquarter. Rodrigo de Oliveira who works for YouTube since two and a half year works in the field of user experience research guided us through his workplace. Rodrigo gave us some insight about how YouTube wants to achieve its mission that is to create a platform for […]

San Francisco

Only 3 days left until we are heading to the U.S.! The last city we are going to introduce to you is SAN FRANCISCO and we are really proud of it since it is the first time in the history of connectUS that a project team could manage to bring the delegation to the west coast! San Francisco, with […]

Third day of the connectUS 2016 Preparatory Seminar

WEDNESDAY, 10 FEBRUARY 2016 On the third day of the Preperatory Seminar we have been on the road to visit the US Embassy and Swisscom (Headquarter). Importance of the US – Swiss Relationship (Suzan G. LeVine (Ambassador) // Embassy of the United States) Today we had the great opportunity to visit the US Ambassador Suzan […]