By arrangement with the Swiss Study Foundation, she participated in the 2014 Conference on Food Security. She has been working with the Foundation’s Youth Committee since 2015.
“The sessions are all very exciting thanks to the carefully chosen speakers who initiate stimulating and very interesting discussions. Based on the issues discussed, an instructive dialogue among the participants is created and you return from the conference enriched and can pass on the knowledge gained.“
Monika Wehrli graduated from the Secondary School for Fine Arts and Italian, ‘Liceo Artistico’, in Zurich and is currently studying Food Sciences at ETH Zurich. As a member of the Board, she is responsible for finance. In addition, she leads the working group food technology and is thus also actively involved in organizing events for ‘reatch’.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. In September 2017, he will graduate from his Master’s degrees in Economics and CEMS International Management. Through the Swiss Study Foundation, he participated in the Foundation’s 2015 Summer School. He has been working with the Foundation’s Youth Committee since 2016.
“I enjoyed very stimulating discussions during the 2015 Summer School. Not only did I gain knowledge on critical topics in economics but, I also returned enriched with diverse perspectives and great friends.
The Academia Engelberg Foundation offers a platform for dialogue empowering young and seasoned scientists to discuss and tackle critical issues with society leaders. With my involvement in the committee, I want to support the Foundation’s effort towards creating sustainable progress together.”
Rayan Aebi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. During these studies, he completed several courses at the London School of Economics and ETH Zurich. He is currently working towards a Master of Science in Economics as well as a CEMS Master of Science in International Management at Nova School of Business and Economics in Lisbon, Portugal and GSOM Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
He is the recipient of the Swiss Study Foundation Fellowship, multiple excellence and merit scholarships as well as the student-athlete status as 1st Division University Basketball player. Moreover, he was selected to join the Swiss Talent Forum 2014, the World Economic Forum Global Shapers Community as well as the Ricci Fellows Strategy Council.
During his Bachelor studies, he worked as a Research Consultant and Product Engineer at the FST Lab in Neuchâtel, besides being a mathematics and physics teaching assistant in secondary school for État de Vaud.