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Microcity optimises the skills of innovation professionals working in the Canton of Neuchâtel in Switzerland, the cradle of the ultra-high-precision industry.

Microcity is part of the Switzerland Innovation initiative, and focuses mainly on micro-nanotechnologies and advanced manufacturing. Another of Microcity’s missions is to work with innovation hub partners to promote new cross-functional skills.

The Microcity team can help you to launch your startup, stimulate innovation within your SME or set up an R&D unit in your global company.

Work with us to stimulate, drive and add value to your innovation projects!

Our programmes

For SMEs

A programme currently being developed that is specifically aimed at SMEs in Neuchâtel.

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For large companies

A programme developed for large global companies and delivered as part of their affiliation to Switzerland Innovation.

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Latest news

Video : Ted Turlings and the Agriscents Project

Video : Agriscents project follows work on the role of odorant molecules in plant-insect interactions conducted by the team of Professor Ted Turlings, Director of the UniNE Laboratory for Basic and Applied Research in Chemical Ecology (FARCE).

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24/04/2019

Portrait of Edoardo Charbon

We talk to a scientist whose research results are an integral part of the objects we use every day.

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3/04/2019

Portrait of Christophe Ballif

Passionately interested in science and environmental issues, Christophe Ballif divides his time between the EPFL laboratory, where he heads the research team in Neuchâtel, teaching in Lausanne and at the CSEM, with activities dedicated to industrialisation. We interviewed this researcher with a resolutely sunny disposition.

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27/03/2019

Bilan Top 50 2019 : The Startups You Should Invest in

Three Neuchâtel startups selected by Bilan Magazine. Discover Sy&Se, NetSensing and hiLyte !

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13/03/2019