Leitungsaussschuss

President

Moritz Leuenberger, Zürich

Members

Dr Bruno Baeriswyl, Data Protection Officer of the Canton of Zurich

Dr Martin Benninghoff, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Lausanne

Prof Dr Alberto Bondolfi, University of Geneva

Prof Dr med Giatgen A. Spinas, University Hospital Zurich

Dr Olivier Glassey, Faculté des sciences sociales et politiques (SSP), University of Lausanne

Dr Jean HennebertHaut école d’ingénierie et d’architecture Fribourg

Thomas Müller, Editor Schweizer Radio SRF, Bern

Prof Katharina Prelicz-Huber, President vpod, Former National Councillor, Zurich

Prof. Dr. Reinhard RiedlBerner Fachhochschule, Fachbereich Wirtschaft und Verwaltung

Dr Stefan VannoniReinach BL

Guests

Dr Hermann Amstad, Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences SAMS

Dr phil Philipp Burkard / Foundaton Science et Cité

Dr Elisabeth Ehrensperger / Swiss National Advisory Commission on Biomedical Ethics NKE-CNE

Prof Dr Jean-Jacques Aubert / Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences SHAS

Dr Rolf Hügli / Swiss Academy of Engineering  Sciences SATW

Dr David Altwegg / Federal Statistical Office FSO 

Dr Daniel Marti, State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI

Dr Stefan Nussbaum / Swiss Academy of Sciences SCNAT

Barbara Pfluger / Commission for Technology and Innovation CTI

Dr Dimitri Sudan / Swiss National Science Foundation SNF, Bern

Dr Alexandra Volz, Federal Office of Public Health FOPH

Ariane Willemsen / Federal Ethics Committee on Non-Human Biotechnology ECNH

Dr Markus Zürcher, Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences SHAS

The duties of the TA-SWISS steering committee inculde:

  • strategic management
  • defining key subject areas
  • selecting project authors and collaborators
  • selecting methods
  • selecting members of the support group
  • approving reports
  • staying in contact with politicians and organisations concerned