By the name "Unleashing the full potential of Swiss R&D on the international wind energy market", the first "The First Swiss Wind Energy R&D Forum" took place in mid-May at the University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil (HSR).
More than 70 participants from institutions and companies such as ETH Zurich, ZHAW, EPFL, the Swiss Federal Office of Energy, ABB, Siemens Schweiz AG, Innosuisse and many others took part with the aim of bringing together innovative companies from research and development in the field of wind energy.
Echtzeit GmbH was invited by the University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil (HSR) to present the Augmented Reality App "AR-Wind" developed in cooperation with the ZHAW Wädenswil to experts and to inform about the innovative visualization possibilities using AR technologies.
We were able to experience the forum as an informative and inspiring platform, thank the organizer for the invitation and continue to follow future developments in the field of wind energy with excitement!
At the end of April, Echtzeit GmbH was invited by the Department of Architecture, Wood and Construction of the Bern University of Applied Sciences to give a presentation on the industrial applications of AR and VR technologies.
Under the key question of what significant improvements can be achieved by integrating these technologies into business processes, Echtzeit GmbH was able to inspire and inspire university students as well as lecturers and business partners alike.
Many thanks for the invitation to Biel and the great interest of the University of Applied Sciences as well as the numerous participants!
With the theme "Challenges 2030 - Reality or Friction", this year's KMU SWISS Forum was all about digitisation; in keeping with this, Echtzeit GmbH also took part in the exciting and informative event.
In addition to many inspiring lectures by renowned speakers such as Dr. Fritz Zurbrügg (Vice-President of the Governing Board, Swiss National Bank), Mr. Andreas Münch (Member of the General Directorate, Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund) or Mr. Philippe Rebord (Corps Commander and Chief of the Armed Forces), as well as interesting interviews with representatives from industry, sport and music, the moderation by Dr. Hugo Bici (communications expert and journalist) was also part of a great event.
With more than 350 participants, mostly from the senior management (GL / CEO / VR) of SMEs from the Basel-Winterthur-Lucerne economic triangle, Echtzeit GmbH was able to hold many personal discussions with speakers and participants, establish promising new contacts from industry and further expand the network.
We are already looking forward to the next events and would like to thank Armin Baumann (CEO KMU SWISS AG), his team and the generous sponsors for the great KMU SWISS Forum 2019 in the congress centre Trafo Baden!
In September 2018, Echtzeit GmbH submitted an application to the Hightech Zentrum Aargau to support the collaboration with the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) within the feasibility study to be realized for the augmented reality app "AR-Wind". This has now been positively reviewed by the research commission, which is made up of qualified persons from industry, research and innovation promotion, and has been awarded a grant. Many thanks to our great research partner as well as the valuable support and trust of the Hightech Zentrum Aargau!
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of ergodata AG and in keeping with the theme of innovative and modern working environments, Echtzeit GmbH surprised with the presentation of the Augmented Reality App AR-Chair. In the nostalgic ambience of the Air Force Center in Dübendorf, the virtually placed chairs came into their own in a very special way, which fascinated both organizers and visitors alike. Many thanks for the great event and the courteous hospitality. Echtzeit GmbH wishes you all the best for the next 40 years!
Joining Europe’s leading conference and exhibition on VR and AR, Echtzeit GmbH visited the VR Days Europe. An extensive range of keynotes, sessions, workshops and seminars with over 140 speakers from the fields of health, technology, business and art enabled Echtzeit GmbH to spend three informative days with interesting conversations, inspiring contacts and valuable insights.
For the SAE Convention, Echtzeit GmbH was invited by the SAE Alumni Association, the alumni network of the SAE Institute, to hold a panel talk on the topic "From study to your own start-up". The three founders of Echtzeit GmbH were keen to address best practices, dos and don'ts and personal backgrounds to help future entrepreneurs approach their plans in a goal-oriented manner and foster their enthusiasm. Many thanks to the numerous participants and the great moderation by Quinke Networks GmbH from Hamburg!
Echtzeit GmbH was invited to Wädenswil by the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) to give a presentation followed by a workshop on virtual and augmented reality. Numerous scientists from different research groups took part. In addition to teaching technological basics and demonstrating various use cases, all interested parties were able to try out and experience the virtual kitchen framework developed by Echtzeit GmbH for themselves. We would like to thank the research group for integrative ecology of the ZHAW Wädenswil for the invitation, as well as all those present for the lively exchange and the many inspiring conversations!