Whether CEOs of local companies, economics professors or science ministries. Find out who is coming to Engelberg in October.
He was a frequent participant at the dialogue of science in Engelberg. Now, Jacques Dubochet is the winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
Dominik Galliker renounces the management of the Academia Engelberg Foundation. In the interview with the Obwaldner Zeitung the studied physicist looks back on the last 17 years.
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The volume “Africa’s Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend”, edited by Dr. Hans Groth and Dr. John F. May, will be published in summer 2016 by Springer Publishing.
At the Swiss Youth in Research Foundation’s annual science competition, attractive trips to interna-tional conferences – including Academia Engelberg Foundation’s Science Conference – can be won.
Donators and Partners
Following a long period of fruitful cooperation, a close partnership was agreed on in June 2007. The Collegium Helveticum is an institution jointly borne by the University of Zurich and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (‘ETH’), Zurich.
The ETH Board is responsible for the strategic leadership of the ETH domain and assumes the supervision of its institutions. Its close relationship with the ETH Council has contributed to the successful continuation of Academia Engelberg Foundation since 2000.
The Foundation promotes research into the connecting human fundamentals of science. Academia Engelberg Foundation and the Foundation for Basic Research in Human Sciences have entered into a cooperation agreement for the period 2011 to 2015.
Helvetia is a quality-oriented comprehensive insurance company with over 150 years of experience. Academia Engelberg Foundation is convinced it will be able to use important synergies from the partnership starting in 2015.
A partnership with the University of Lucerne has existed since summer 2013. Since 2016 we have also a parthership with the Faculty of Economics and Management of the University of Lucerne. Through these partnerships, synergies are used and joint projects are tested and realized. The University of Lucerne currently consists of three faculties: the faculties for Theology, Culture and Social Sciences, and Law.
In 2014, Academia Engelberg Foundation formed a partnership with the University of Lund in Sweden. The University was founded in 1666 but general studies, predecessor of today’s University, already existed in 1425.
The focus of the Foundation is the promotion of organizations in the areas of culture and arts, architecture, design, music, sports, education, and science. It has been a partner of Academia Engelberg Foundation since 2014.