Forum Days 2

UNIL

Community meets community!

Join us for an exciting new event that brings together our communities for a day of connection, collaboration, and inspiration. Held twice a year, Forum Days offers a unique platform for various groups to meet, share information, engage in dynamic discussions, and listen to enlightening keynotes.

Agenda

10:00 - 10:45
Welcome coffee

Building Internef: 1st floor

10:45 - 12:15
Special Interest Group "Digital Skills" 1

UNIL Building Internef Room 122

Event language: English

10:45 - 12:15
Findable, Accessible, Interoperable & Reusable Metadata WG 1

UNIL Building Internef Room 129

Event language: English

10:45 - 12:15
Security WG 1

UNIL Building Internef Room 126

Event language: English

10:45 - 12:15
Procurement WG 1

UNIL Building Internef Room 121

Event language: English

10:45 - 12:15
Special Interest Groups "Swiss Academic Moodle Community" 1

UNIL Building Internef Room 123

Event language: English

11:00 - 12:00
Meet & Greet with the Legal Team

UNIL Building Internef 1. Floor

Switch Legal is the competent partner for Higher Education Institutions, including research institutes (HEI) in Switzerland, in all matters of ICT law and beyond. We ensure that the HEI community is always up to date on important legal topics. Join us for a general discussion. What topics are on your agenda? What are the latest developments in ICT law? We're looking forward to engaging conversations at the Meet & Greet.

Event language: English

12:15 - 13:30
Lunch

Building Internef: 1st floor

13:15 - 15:15
Security WG 2

UNIL Building Internef Room 126

Event language: English

13:15 - 15:15
ICT LAW WG

UNIL Building Internef Room 125

Event language: English

13:30 - 15:00
Procurement WG 2

UNIL Building Internef Room 121

Event language: English

13:30 - 15:00
Findable, Accessible, Interoperable & Reusable Metadata WG 2

UNIL Building Internef Room 129

Event language: English

13:30 - 15:00
Special Interest Group "Swiss Academic Moodle Community" 2

UNIL Building Internef Room 123

Event language: English

13:30 - 15:00
Special Interest Gorups "Digital Skills" 2

UNIL Building Internef Room 122

Event language: English

15:00 - 15:30
Coffee break

Building Internef: 1st floor

15:30 - 16:00
Day recap

UNIL Building Internef Room 273

Summary of today's working and special interest groups activities

16:00 - 17:00
Farewell apero

UNIL Building Internef: 1st floor

Event language

Event Language is defined based on each session. We ensure translations for questions in French, German and English.

Registration

Your registration

If you forward your invitation to interested parties, we anticipate their registration at events@switch.ch.

Speakers

Andrea Bertino
Senior Project Manager Open Science and Research Data

Since 2020, Andrea Bertino is Senior Project Manager for Open Science and Research Data at Switch. After completing his PhD in philosophy, he worked as a research assistant in Greifswald and Regensburg. He then joined the University Library of Göttingen, where he was involved in projects on open access publishing platforms and digital humanities. He is currently leading the Connectome project, which aims to facilitate the exploitation of open data from academic and non-academic domains.

Cornelia Puhze
Security Awareness & Communications Expert, Switch

Cornelia Puhze is a Security Awareness and Communications Expert at Switch. As a part of Switch-CERT she supports the Swiss education, research and innovation community to effectively address the "human factor" in information security. Equipped with an MA in Political Communications, she learnt her trade in the private and public sectors and NGOs in Zurich and London.

Fabio Greiner
Security Awareness Specialist, Switch

Fabio Greiner studied sociology and theology before doing his master's degree in strategic communications. His interest in how communication constitutes and influences our society accompanied him throughout his studies and brought him to the field of security awareness. He is fascinated by the complex interrelations of security and human behaviour in an increasingly digitalized world. As a security awareness professional he enjoys bridging the demands of IT security professionals with the needs of end users.

Kaspar Scheller
Senior Procurement Specialist, Switch

Kaspar Scheller is the Product Owner of the Switch Procure Service for the Swiss Higher Education, Research, and Innovation Community. With his legal background and more than 20 years of experience in the ICT domain, he supports Community members in license management and public procurement matters.

Nora Zinsli
General Counsel, Switch

Nora Zinsli has been working with Switch for over five years and is the team leader of the legal team.

Thanks to her extensive expertise in the areas of IT law/digital law, data protection/data security, telecommunications law, intellectual property and copyright law, she is well equipped to advise on complex legal issues. She sees herself as an enabler and wants to ensure that the opportunities of digitalization can be used optimally and in compliance with the law. Nora Zinsli has an excellent national and international network. Before joining Switch, she worked in various Zurich law firms specializing in commercial law and IP/IT law as well as at the District Court of the Canton of Zurich.

Stefan Arnet
Senior Procurement Specialist, Switch

Stefan Arnet is a Procurement Specialist at Switch. As a part of Switch Procure he supports the Swiss Higher Education, Research and Innovation community with his expertise on license agreements and public procurement. He has several years of experience as a buyer in the ICT domain and as a software asset manager within Higher Education.

Event location

Université de Lausanne

Building Internef

1015 Lausanne

Hotel recommendation

SwissTech Hotel

SwissTech Village

Route Louis Favre, 10b

CH 1024 Ecublens

CHF 130.00/night

Fon: + 41 21 694 06 10