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From technology to farm management – how smart is Swiss agriculture, part 1

Apps and digital business models have also long been used in agriculture. Although not everything is running smoothly, Switzerland is still in a promising position. In Part 1 of an interview, Societybyte author and digitalisation expert Reinhard Riedl talks to Michael Buser, Head of IT and Logistics at Fenaco, about why central IT departments are […]


Why start-ups benefit from experience and diversity – a podcast episode

Start-ups drive innovation. Start-up expert Martin Murmann from BFH Wirtschaft analyses why older founders often pursue more risk-taking ideas and why a diverse team can be crucial to success. In the latest episode, he offers a deep insight into the world of start-ups. It all usually starts with a groundbreaking idea, a high level of […]


A platform for the health of pigs

How healthy are Swiss pigs? The “Pig Health Info System” (PHIS) application has been providing information on this since 1 May. It enables data-supported monitoring at a national level and raises the health care of Swiss pigs to a new level. The PHIS app was developed by researchers at the Vetsuisse Faculty of the University […]


Open Source Business Potential: A Look at Odoo’s Open Core Model

Open source software (OSS) has long been a cornerstone of the IT industry. But how can money be made with freely available software? This article by our expert Matthias Stürmer from the Public Sector Transformation Institute sheds light on the business potential of open source and takes a look at the open core model that […]


Two sides of the same coin: together, CSR and ESG concepts unfold their effectiveness

In public and in business, the demand is becoming louder and louder that companies must play an active role in sustainable development. And companies themselves are also increasingly concerned with their role in the current societal sustainability transformation. Bertelsmann’s “Sustainability Transformation Monitor” (2023) shows that sustainability has become more important for around 84 percent of […]


How digital tools improve cooperation in the export business

In an Innosuisse project, the Bern University of Applied Sciences and the University of Applied Sciences Grisons investigated how digital tools and platforms can improve cooperation between exporters and international distribution partners. The aim was to optimise the selection, qualification, motivation and evaluation processes of distribution partner management. The project team developed an innovative consulting […]