On the occasion of the 7th Joint Academy on International Trade Law and Policy, organised by the World Trade Institute of the University of Bern and the Centre for WTO Studies of the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, the Embassy of Switzerland invites you to a talk on the WTO reforms and on the future of the multilateral trading system.
The Swiss Embassy, together with the Swiss Business Hub India, swissnex India and the Swiss-Indian Chamber of Commerce, is organizing a conference on digital innovation on the topic “How is India emerging as a destination for digital innovation?” The dialogue will focus on research and development in India for global markets, disruptive technologies and the changing digital landscape and preparedness for a digital future.
Location: Embassy of Switzerland, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
The Development Cooperation Town Hall celebrates 70 years of Indo-Swiss Friendship, through a series of dialogues between a Swiss expert and an Indian expert to reflect on the climate change and environmental challenges in critical sectors and focus on opportunities to find solutions. The Town Hall on Urbanisation, with focus on sustainability aims at sharing experiences and challenges related to sustainable urban development, planning and governance for mainstreaming low carbon and climate resilient development in the cities.
Location: Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS) City Campus, Bengaluru
On the occasion of the 70 Years of Swiss-Indian Friendship, the best of children’s movies from Switzerland travelled through several states in Western and Southern India between March and May 2018. The bus now continues the second phase of its journey to travel through several cities in northern and eastern states in India.
Location: Several cities in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Assam and other states (tbc)
The Landwehr is the official concert and marching band of the canton and the city of Freiburg/Fribourg and its ambassador throughout the world. It performs at formal and historical events and enthuses audiences in the most prestigious halls. With a remarkable history starting in 1804, this international wind orchestra is constantly expanding new musical horizons. In addition to performing nationally and internationally, Landwehr also trains young musicians at its music school to ensure that the tradition is carried forward in the future generations.
Landwehr will tour from 14th to 25th October 2018 India. They will play concert in the cities of New Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Mumbai. The concerts will be conducted by Benedikt Hayoz.
Location: Sirifort auditorium, Khelgaon Marg, New Delhi
On occasion of the 70 Years of Swiss Indian Friendship, a special bus, spreading the message of friendship, understanding, respect and inclusiveness was launched on 6th March 2018 at the Embassy of Switzerland. The bus begins the second phase of its journey and travels through 16 states in Northern and Eastern India.
Location: Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana (More states to be added in the coming weeks)
Seventy years after the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi in 1948, the work of the Swiss photographer Walter Bosshard sheds new light on the Independence movement, the salt march in 1930 and the personality of its leader.
Location: Kiran Nadar Museum, 145 South Court Mall, Saket, New Delhi
On occasion of the 70 Years of Swiss Indian Friendship, the best of children’s movies from Switzerland travelled through several states in Western and Southern India between March and May 2018. We now launch the second phase of the tour with a special screening of the film “Heidi” by Alain Gsponer.
Location: Oxford Bookstore, N–81, Connaught Place, New Delhi
The Development Cooperation Town Hall celebrates 70 years of Indo-Swiss Friendship through a series of dialogues between Swiss and Indian experts to reflect on the climate change and environmental challenges in critical sectors and focus on opportunities to find solutions.
Location: Auditorium, Institute of Rural Management, Anand
Dominique Soldati-Favre, Professor at the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Medicine, University of Geneva, will deliver a lecture on the topic "A conserved apicomplexan signaling platform governs natural and induced egress in Toxoplasma gondii."
Location: National Institute of Immunology, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi