Consistently named the world’s most prestigious consulting firm, McKinsey continues to deliver the top management advice leaders have trusted for nearly a century. Over the past decade, McKinsey has broadened its offerings in areas such as digital transformation, advanced analytics, design, and implementation to help clients succeed in a rapidly evolving business context. With more than 27’000 people, McKinsey serves clients in 129 offices in 65 countries.
Freedom and individual responsibility, entrepreneurial spirit and open-mindedness: ETH Zurich stands on a bedrock of true Swiss values. The university for science and technology dates back to the year 1855, when the founders of modernday Switzerland created it as a centre of innovation and knowledge. At ETH Zurich, students discover an ideal environment for independent thinking, researchers a climate which inspires top performance. Situated in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, ETH Zurich is pioneering effective solutions to the global challenges of today and tomorrow.
The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading business news organizations, recognised internationally for its authority, integrity, and accuracy. The FT has a record paying readership of one million, three-quarters of which are digital subscriptions. It is part of Nikkei Inc., which provides a broad range of information, news, and services for the global business community.
Zurich is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.
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Shaping Tomorrow’s mobility – Volvo Cars innovates for people. For nearly a century they have been making life easier, better and safer with cutting-edge technology. Their bold innovations deliver a premium experience through intuitive technology and effortless solutions.
With over 3000 business customers, EveryWare is the leading Swiss cloud and IT service provider with its own data center and network infrastructure in Zurich. On our highly scalable, georedundant platforms, we operate private cloud, hosting and managed IT services for the highest demands on performance, availability and security. We combine over 20 years of expertise in design, construction and operation of the largest platforms with state-of-the-art cloud technologies. This makes us a reliable innovation partner for business.
LAAX blends design, greenstyle, freestyle, digitalisation and lifestyle in a unique manner, which was recognised with the awards “Switzerland’s best ski resort” & “The world’s best freestyle resort” in 2018. LAAX is Europe’s only integrated ski resort featuring over 224 kilometres of slopes, 4 snowparks and the world’s largest half-pipe. Over 70% of the slopes are situated between 2,000 and 3,000 metres.
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Ringier – The largest internationally operating Swiss media company, producing over 120 newspapers and magazines. It also runs printing plants, several radio and TV stations and well over 80 web and mobile platforms with a worldwide staff of approximately 6500 employees. With its 180-year history, Ringier stands for a pioneering spirit and individuality as well as independence, freedom of expression and diversity of information. The company’s hallmarks are excellence in products, journalistic quality and exceptional entertainment. Founded in Switzerland in 1833, Ringier has been family run for five generations.
Radio, television and multimedia – Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen (SRF) serves the public with a varied, high-quality offering. The Enterprise encourages freedom of opinion by providing comprehensive and objective news and information services, reflects cultural values, and both educates and entertains its audience. Services are aimed at the entire population of German-speaking Switzerland and take into account the interests of the mainstream and minorities alike. In this way, SRF helps to further social cohesion and mutual understanding. With principal studios in Zurich, Basel and Bern, as well as regional studios in Aarau, Chur, Lucerne and St. Gallen, SRF is strongly rooted in the region which it serves.
The historical hotel is located opposite Zurich main station and is the ideal starting point for visiting the city by the banks of river Limmat. The famous pedestrian shopping street “Bahnhofstrasse” with its exclusive shops are just a stone’s throw away from the hotel’s doorstep. Zurich’s up-and-coming neighbourhood “Europaallee”, the classic financial district by “Paradeplatz” and the ETH are all within steps of the hotel. A warm welcome by our loyal long time staff and a unique atmosphere awaits you at the Hotel Schweizerhof Zurich. Let yourself be charmed by elegance, tranquillity and attentive service in Zurich’s prime city center location.
Clear Channel is a global leader in out-of-home advertising, with branches in 25 countries across Europe, North and South America, and Asia. Clear Channel Switzerland ranks second in the Swiss market and is clear no. 1 in the greater Zurich area and proud to have brought digital out-of-home media to Switzerland.
WSA is a leading partner of Steelcase, the world’s renowned manufacturer for modern office and communication environments. NEW WORK. NEW RULES. We create inspiring spaces for new ideas and teamwork. With our initial statement LOVE HOW YOU WORK.®, we assist companies as a planner and partner for an attractive future. Enjoy your visit in our showroom near Zurich. www.wsa.ch
HTW Chur is an innovative and entrepreneurial university of applied sciences with around 1,700 students with a main campus at the base of the Swiss Alps in Chur, and a city campus in Zürich.It’s Executive MBA program focuses on digitalisation, change and progressively shorter innovation cycles that present complex, complicated challenges for management staff. Learn in-depth leadership skills such as strategic thinking, acting entrepreneurially, acting agilely and dynamically and initiating change processes.