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Gaming for Good What happens when you cross educational institutions with videogames? Serious games! In other words, games that not only provide entertainment, but also convey information or education. On November 17, the five Zurich universities demonstrated in the Nüü, the event space for digital transformation of the ZHAW, using self-developed games,… Read More »Gaming for Good

Artificial intelligence, art, biotechnology and more: 7 new fellowships

For the fourth time the DIZH Fellowships are awarded to outstanding ZHAW researchers who will work in cross-university research clusters on interdisciplinary digital transformation projects . Since the first call in 2019, a total of 35 fellows have been selected so far. The seven new fellows will start their projects from January onwards in… Read More »Artificial intelligence, art, biotechnology and more: 7 new fellowships

Current data on Creative Economies

The Zurich Centre for Creative Economies (ZCCE) is an international centre of excellence dedicated to research, teaching, incubation and consultancy in the field of the creative economies.The ZCCE researches and analyzes the topics «Cultural Policies», «Art & Design Careers», «Digitalization», «Smart Cities», «Entrepreneurial Strategies» and «Criticism & Theory». Central to… Read More »Current data on Creative Economies

Thinking into the future

What might an arts university look like in 2035? What is futures thinking? The ZHdK Digital Council provides insights into its 2022 thematic focus, with which it is already working on the visions of tomorrow. Futures thinking takes shape at ZHdK. Illustration: Kati Rickenbach SYLVIA BATTEGAY___ The year is 2035… Read More »Thinking into the future

DIZH: dialogue & disruption

Making visible the findings and results of interdisciplinary collaboration and exchange between science and practice: that was the aim of the event held on September 20, 2022. Within the framework of DIZH, a sustainable culture of cooperation between disciplines and universities is to be established. Zurich’s universities are already benefiting… Read More »DIZH: dialogue & disruption

New call in the innovation program: Call for project proposals

The call promotes projects in which solutions to relevant practical questions and current societal challenges are developed. This explicitly includes the possibility of working on novel, risky questions for which the path to implementation or the measurement of the impact is fraught with uncertainty. We are looking for projects that… Read More »New call in the innovation program: Call for project proposals