Lucien Jeanprêtre – CEO of Abalance In charge of creating the concepts, strategies and mechanics of the game. 5 people invested in the project. How did the project start? The project began in October 2017 when I was doing my master’s degree at the San Francisco Art Institute. I contacted Valentin, a childhood friend from […]

Towards the end of 1977, Luc Tissot’s growing awareness of the importance of diversifying the watchmaking sector prompted him – with the help of Kontron SA – to create Precimed. The objective of this new company was to use high level watchmaking technology to design the first Swiss pacemaker. Precimed’s debut In 1977, the watchmaking […]

Eric Marguet studied in France at the Institut Universitaire de Technologie de Besançon in Mechanical Engineering. He has been living in St-Imier, Switzerland since 1995, where he continued his studies at He-Arc St-Imier (at the time, an ETS Microtechnology engineer) and completed his training with a Master’s degree in Computer Science. He is 50% design […]

 How did you come up with the idea of becoming an engineer? I was born in Cameroun. I always loved aeronautics and aerospace since I was the age of five. I dreamed of everything that flies and I always wanted to be a pilot, an astronaut or an engineer. Because I am now an […]

What is your professional background in a few words? My name is Laurent Zwahlen and I am 62 this year. I went to the Technical School in Le Locle, and got Federal Certificate of Competence as an electronic equipment assembler. I worked two years as a technician. Then, I worked at Swiss Timing as head […]

Watches, luggage, vacuum cleaners, even bikes… since 2010, connected objects have proven revolutionary, becoming increasingly present in our everyday lives. Faced with this surge, the networks responsible for connectivity must adapt. While everyone is talking about the arrival of 5G, another kind of technology has been quietly proving itself in the background: the LoRa (long […]

Discover the companies, which make up the economic fabric of Neuchâtel! In which sector does Vitrocsa operate? The company Vitrocsa (Vitres-Orchidée-Construction SA) was founded following the invention of the modern minimalist window by Eric Joray. In 2019, the company has around twenty employees at Saint-Aubin in Neuchâtel. We devote most of our time to Research […]