Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW)

SATW is a non-commercial, politically independent umbrella organisation bringing together people, institutions and specialist companies in Switzerland that are active in the application and promotion of the engineering sciences. The Academy has the legal form of an association.

SATW and its three sister academies SAHS, SAMS and SCNAT are recognized as scientific institutions under Federal research law. Around 80% of SATW’s funding (approximately CHF 1.5 million a year) comes from the Federal Government. The academy’s services are defined in a contract with the Federal Government.

Dr. Ulrich W. Suter , President

Gerbergasse 5
8001 Zurich

+41 44 226 50 13, +41 44 226 50 11
Fax: +41 44 226 50 19