Building H – Le Cube

PART 1 – Funding organisations and entrepreneurial support
Moderation: Michael Krohn, Head of Master of Arts in Design at ZHdK
and Jan Eckert, Head of Master of Arts in Design at HSLU

14.00 Welcome, Anne-Catherine Sutermeister, Head of Research, HEAD – Genève
14.15 Marco Vencato, Deputy Director,
«First Ventures» – Support Programme for UAS Graduates, Gebert Rüf Stiftung
14.30 Marius Disler, Business Designer & Founder,
From an Observation to a Start-up, mikafi – home roasting for everyone
Gebert Rüf Stiftung Bref – «first venture» grant, HKB
14.45 Andréa Muller, Responsible for international delegations Design
Supporting Design at Pro Helvetia, Pro Helvetia
15.00 Discussion
15.15 Emilie Zermatten, Scientific Officer
«BRIDGE – Proof of Concept» joint program SNSF/ Innosuisse
Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
15.30 Cassandre Poirier-Simon, Interaction Designer, Myth_n, 
and Anne-Catherine Sutermeister, Head of Research, Citoyens Mitoyens,
the Place of Others in the City. A Serious Game to Fight Against Roma Stereotypes,
funded by Innosuisse, EESP Lausanne, HEAD – Genève and partners
15.45 Discussion
16.00 Coffee break


PART 2 – Alumni engaged in Research
Moderation: Michael Krohn, Head of Master of Arts in Design at ZHdK
and Anne-Catherine Sutermeister, Head of Research at HEAD – Genève

16.30 Constance Delamadeleine, PhD Researcher,
‹Les Suisses de Paris’ or the Making of a Parisian Switzerland (1945-1975), SNF (Synergia),
ZHdK/Zurich University of the Arts, Switzerland | HEAD – Genève/University Lausanne
16.45 Simon Mager, Graphic Designer and co-Founder of Omnigroup,
Assistant Researcher, Words Form Language On Eugen Gomringer, Typography and Concrete Poetry,
DNP Foundation for Cultural Promotion, ECAL
17.00 Kalil Klouche, Researcher in Human-Computer Interaction,
Supporting information exploration through interaction design, Department of Computer Science,
University of Helsinki/ Department of Media, Aalto University
17.15 Discussion
17.30 Drinks and networking




Building H – Le Cube


08.45 – 09.30

Registration and welcome coffee

09.30 – 09.45

Jean-Pierre Greff, Director and Lysianne Léchot-Hirt, Dean of Studies, HEAD – Genève

09.45 – 10.30

10.30 – 11.15

11.15 – 11.45

Coffee break

11.45 – 12.30

12.30 – 13.15

13.15 – 14.30

Lunch break and workshop registration

14.30 – 17.00

17.00 – 17.15 | Building H – Le Cube

Anne-Catherine Sutermeister, wrap-up and closing of the JRC

17.15 – 20.00 | Building H – Le Cube

Party with «Dfind (DNH)» – from Lausanne

Moderation: Ghofran Akil and Rémi Opalinski, students in Master Media Design, HEAD – Genève



Download Program JRC 2018