Showing the impact of Swiss project participation on our society.
Providing a glimpse into Switzerland's extensive, active, effective and strong participation in Horizon 2020.
‘Euresearch gave me feedback on my proposal and organised a workshop where applicants could practice their presentations for the ERC interview.’
Prof. Sonia Seneviratne
‘Euresearch made me aware that such an opportunity existed. They also supported me with the application and helped me structure it well.’
Dr Matthias Wipf
“The EU funding allows us to train highly skilled interdisciplinary scientists, beyond what an ordinary PhD would provide”
Prof. Nico Bruns
"Working closely with CERN gives us the opportunity to participate in cutting-edge research projects"
Prof. Carmine Senatore
"[The ERC Starting Grant] offers me not only the possibility to establish a research group but also to push my research forward faster"
Dr Josep Puigmartí-Luis
"Every European research project is innovative and cutting-edge, and it is very satisfying to be actively involved in the progress of highly relevant fields"
Dr Sybille Grad
"vario-optics is one of the only companies in the world able to produce the required polymer waveguides"
Dr Felix Betschon
"Building a consortium of different-sized EU companies brought us diversification and complementary expertise"
Dr Sylvain Fleury
"Participating in international projects has a positive cultural impact and opens new perspectives to new opportunities for our products and services"
"These projects are a great opportunity for young postdoc and PhD students, not only to perform their research but also to have regular exchange with other partners and gain first-hand experience with organisational details"
Prof. Adrian Jäggi
“Euresearch helped us a great deal in understanding what is valuable to the EU. My advice to others is to be bold, get all the help you can, but understand that such a project takes time”
Dr Cristina Olivotto
"The aim is to create a common security framework that every country can use in a similar way"
Dr Paschalis Papagrigoriou
"Our consortium aims to improve the system efficiencies and real market uptake of hybrid MPC GEOTAB technologies"
"By receiving input from different perspectives, we were better able to address the proposed goals and develop new ideas for future projects"
Prof. Ivan Martin
"Only with the full support of Euresearch while drafting the project proposal and securing funding were we able to start the Topten ACT project”
Dr Eric Bush
“Euresearch’s ability to mobilise support on short notice, as well as their knowledge of procedures, framing and terminology is indispensable”
Prof. Blaise Genton
"EEN events are very useful for exchanging ideas and meeting partners, in particular when you have a specific need"
Dr Kai M. Udert
"The ERC international competition was an exciting experience. Now that the project is running I have a large degree of freedom in my research."
Prof. Horst Machguth
"The ERC Starting Grant gives me the opportunity to start my own independent research group at an early stage in my career, and investigate the topics I want with a strong team."
Prof. Nathalie Stroeymeyt
"The ERC Starting Grant gives me the unique opportunity to look at this topic from a fundamental perspective"
Prof. Björn Rasch
"This ERC Consolidator Grant gives me the invaluable opportunity to work for the next five years on designing, implementing and evaluating next-generation algorithms and infrastructures to manage Big Data"
Prof. Philippe Cudré-Mauroux