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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

CSEM : The first dexterous and sentient hand prosthesis has been successfully implanted

A female Swedish patient with hand amputation has become the first recipient of an osseo-neuromuscular implant to control a dexterous hand prosthesis.

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10/02/2019

Coat-X just completed its Series B financing

This financing will support the company’s overall growth plan, by stabilizing its talented workforce while providing its customers with faster turnaround as well as new encapsulation solutions.

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23/11/2018

PORTRAIT of Alain-Serge Porret

VP for Integrated and Wireless Systems, CSEM Neuchâtel

Born in 1971
Lives in Neuchâtel

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22/11/2018

InnoSuisse is financing a 1.5 million Swiss Franc research programme

This project involves an SME, e-Liberty – hosted by Neode – and two academic partners, the EPFL and the Haute Ecole ARC Neuchâtel.

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21/11/2018

The MAGENTA Project - Alexandra Homsy

Discover the MAGENTA project that will offer novel liquid thermoelectric materials that are versatile, cost-effective and non-toxic to assist the economically and environmentally sustainable energy transition in Europe.

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13/11/2018

Creation of the company Microcity SA

The new structure, which is well rooted in the canton, with sites in Neuchâtel and La Chaux-de-Fonds, will be operational from 1 January 2019.

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9/11/2018