​​​​​Tasks and services

  • provide information information on ongoing and expected European developments relevant to education, research and innovation by writing articles, infomails, notes and, reports for our funders and targeted Swiss ERI stakeholders as well as and by publishing articles and a free monthly newsletter​ (Synopsis)

  • liaise between Europe and Switzerland in the fields of research, innovation and education policies and programmes by giving presentations and speeches on European developments and participating in and (co-) organising of meetings and events

  • support Swiss participation in European policy and making and programme development in the field of research, innovation and education by answering questions, providing brokerage and strategic advice, organising visits to and traineeships in Brussels, offering office facilities and by giving specialised trainings

  • promote the Swiss knowledge institutions at European level by executing ad hoc replacements of Swiss representatives and ad personam representations of our funders  in programme governance and policy bodies and by representing the Swiss knowledge institutions within the Informal Group of EU RTD Liaison Offices​ (IGLO)