Swiss Digital Days are an annual event that fosters dialogue around digitalization. Swiss Digital Days program offers hundreds of online and physical events focused on key digital topics. Digitalization is changing all areas of society: education, healthcare, politics, business, work, leisure, mobility, and communication. Swiss Digital Days showcase the developments, opportunities, and risks of digitalization. Swiss Digital Days invite the Swiss population to learn, question, and discover how rapid digital change continues to shape the world we live in.

Swiss Digital Days 2022 begin on 5 September. For 7 weeks, from 5 September to 23 October 2022, digitalswitzerland co-hosts and co-presents, together with national and local partners, a series of local Digital Days across 7 regions of Switzerland. Swiss Digital Days will visit your region with portable bubbles where you can explore digitalization, enter a dialogue, ask questions, and much much more.

Swiss Digital Days offer a program of online and physical events across Switzerland. Visit our program to find out what events are happening in your area. During the 7-week-period, Swiss Digital Days will visit the following regions of Switzerland:

  • 5 - 9 September: Greater Bern Area
  • 12 - 18 September: Northwestern Switzerland
  • 19 - 25 September: Greater Zurich Area
  • 26 September - 2 October: Romandie
  • 3 - 9 October: Ticino
  • 10 - 16 October: Eastern Switzerland
  • 17 - 23 October: Central Switzerland

The mission of Swiss Digital Days 2022 is to take the entire Swiss population on a journey to learn and embrace our digital world. Our portable bubbles traveling across Switzerland bring the population together to create the digital future.

Swiss Digital Days’ mission is to cover topics such as sustainability, education, data security, artificial intelligence, e-government, e-services, smart infrastructure, health, entrepreneurship, and many more.

People with all levels of digital knowledge can take part in Swiss Digital Days. You can explore our full program of events here. You can filter topics that you would like to learn more about or ones you are already very interested in. From deepfakes to sustainability or how to use digital tools like booking train tickets or creating reels on Instagram - we have something for everyone.

digitalswitzerland coordinates and organizes the Swiss Digital Days 2022 together with its partners. Kristof Hertig is the Project Lead of Swiss Digital Days. This Swiss-wide event is supported by a large community of partners from academia and the private and public sectors. The main sponsors are APG|SGA, Google, Ringier.

Everyone! We extend the invitation to join Swiss Digital Days to anyone interested in digitalisation. We want as many people as possible to join our varied programme of physical and virtual events. This includes our portable Swiss Digital Days bubbles, online and offline events. Or why not pass by to watch our GreenTech Startup Battle in your region or participate in herHACK – a female led hackathon? No prior knowledge is needed to take part in Swiss Digital Days.

Swiss Digital Days opening event will take place on 5 September. The physical program, consisting of the Swiss Digital Days bubbles and a robotic exhibition will kick off at 11:00 at Bern Bundesplatz and will conclude at 19:00.

Since digitalisation is such a multifaceted topic, we will use the 7 weeks starting from the 5 September - 23 October, leading up to Swiss Digital Days closing event in Zug on 27 October. This 7-week period will foster nationwide discourse around digital topics, focusing on three main topics: sustainability, women in technology and future skills.

For external communication, digitalswitzerland will communicate to the public in four languages: German, French, Italian, and English. We also communicate in these four languages on our website.

For events organized by our Swiss Digital Days partners, please visit the specific event page for program details and the languages offered.

You do not need to buy tickets to attend Digital Days 2022. All events are free of charge. There is however a wide range of events happening during the seven-week period and also on Digital Days' opening and closing event on 5 September and 27 October. We encourage you to visit the official Digital Days website where you may need to register or book attendance at certain events where numbers may be restricted.

It does not cost anything to participate in Digital Days. Attending Digital Days events or accessing our content is free of charge during the entire 7-week phase in all visited regions. Visit the Digital Days website where you can find the full program of events.

Digital Days cover a wide range of topics all connected to digitalization. From coding classes, panel discussions, startup battles, or learning new digital skills - there is something for everyone to enjoy. Swiss Digital Days starts on the 5 September and during this 7-week learning and discussion phase at local Digital Days across 7 regions in Switzerland, you can focus on skilling up for the future and discussing what the digital future may bring. You can find out about topics and the event program here.

 

Yes, you can participate in more than one event at Swiss Digital Days. You can take part in as many events as you can fit into your schedule. Swiss Digital Days activities begin on 5 September. You can get involved with a number of both physical and digital events during 7 weeks in 7 regions. You can join live and virtual events created by several cities and cantons across Switzerland. 

The goal of Swiss Digital Days is to mobilise the Swiss population to engage with the opportunities and challenges that digitalization offers. Swiss Digital Days make it possible to experience digitalization in all its facets through events and activities that focus on education and debate on digital topics. All activities during Swiss Digital Days serve this purpose: experience, discover, discuss and learn.

We need Swiss Digital Days to understand and embrace the opportunities that the digital future offers Switzerland and the world. Digitalization is changing all areas of our society: education, healthcare, politics, the economy, working life, leisure, mobility, and communication are being transformed. Digital Days are the annual platform for this dialogue and showcases developments and invite everyone to take part. No skill level or background knowledge is required to join Digital Days.

You can get to the Digital Days either through attending physical events happening Swiss-wide or by choosing from our online events. Access our online program. You can use the filter function to search for online and offline events. The program launches on 5 September and runs for seven weeks until 23 October. The Swiss Digital Days closing event will be held on 27 October in Zug.

You can find the full event program for Digital Days here.

Swiss Digital Days partners are responsible for their own events on the Swiss Digital Days programme. You can access the event programme here.

Reach out to a member of the Swiss Digital Days team and email: hellodigitalday@digitalswitzerland.com We always welcome new ideas and fresh thinking and partners that are ready to make an impact.

Contact a member of the Swiss Digital Days team and email: hellodigitalday@digitalswitzerland.com

Yes. We have a dedicated Digital Days newsletter and a broader digitalswitzerland newsletter that covers the latest news. These communications will keep you up to date on the latest event activities, speaker announcements, and information. Sign up at the bottom of the page!

 

You can find the full event program for Digital Day here.

Some of our Swiss Digital Days Signature Events include:

  • Swiss Digital Days’ opening event with a robotic exhibition and the attendance of the President of the Confederation, Ignazio Cassis.
  • GreenTech Startup Battle
  • herHACK – a female-led hackathon
  • NextGen Future Skills Labs 
  • Closing celebration of Swiss Digital Days 2022

Discover more highlights in our program. 

For Swiss Digital Days media inquiries, please contact Eliane Panek

E: eliane@digitalswitzerland.com

T: +41 76 559 07 70

You can find press releases and associated content in the press section.

You can find physical-only events on our landing page directly using the Swiss map. Or use the filter option to find physical events that are in your area on the general event program.