Foundation for Technology Assessment TA-SWISS - "Updates between safety, sovereignty and sustainability"

Research and Transfer Service

Submission deadline: 17 November 2023

Deadline: 2 November, 2023
The Foundation for Technology Assessment TA-SWISS is a Centre of Competence of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences, based on a mandate in the Swiss federal law on research, devoted to technology assessment.
This interdisciplinary study will assess the opportunities and risks of upgrading IT tools particularly in the fields of cybersecurity, sovereignty and sustainability, and their sustainability, as well as their impact on society in general and our lifestyles
The research group has to be composed by experts from different domains, ensuring an holistic view on the subject.
Funding and duration
The budget is from CHF 100.000 to 160.000 and the project's duration from 12 to 15 months.
Timeline of the call
Launch of the call: August 2023
Deadline: 2 November, 2023
Decision of the 3 winning project teams: December 2023
Deadline of the detailed proposal: 5 February, 2024
Start of the project: April 2024
Further information
TA Swiss website
Please note that the call is available only in French and German.
Anna Lazzarinetti