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Inauguration of the VARO Energy solar farm with Groupe E, CSEM and political figures:

7 September 2023

CSEM partners with Switzerland’s most powerful solar park

The opening of VARO's solar farm, provides CSEM with the opportunity to test its next-generation technologies in an industrial production environment.

DESPEISSE Matthieu Group Leader Sustainable Energy at CSE M poses on the new DIXI roof

6 September 2023

Dixi Polytool unveils its solar-powered roof

(only in French) This solar panel technology, which has a high efficiency, is a major breakthrough for the solar industry and a success for CSEM. Dixi Polytool is celebrating the launch of its large-scale solar roof today.

4 September 2023

H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco visits CSEM

(French only) H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco honors CSEM by touring its solar innovations and Innoparc lab.

Behind the scenes: Claude Nicollier, outgoing CSEM Chair, hands over the reins to his successor Andreas Rickenbacher.

12 June 2023

CSEM achieves milestones: CHF 100M revenue, 26 patent families, 2 start-ups, and a leadership transition

CSEM achieves CHF 100M+ revenue in 2022, driving innovation and growth. Tech transfer centers play a crucial role in reinforcing Switzerland's global innovation leadership. Results disclosed at the June 9, 2023 Annual General Meeting. 

31 May 2023

CSEM collaborates with innovative Swiss start-up MOMM Diagnostics to introduce revolutionary preeclampsia test

A cutting-edge point-of-care solution for preeclampsia diagnostics has been developed by the two partners: the system resembles a pregnancy test with electronic result analysis and allows a rapid diagnostic test carried out in the doctor’s office.

team of 3 women and 2 men

16 May 2023

Democratizing RNA sequencing: A breakthrough in cost and efficiency

CSEM helped Alithea Genomics to create a technique that can handle hundreds of RNA samples in a single tube, resulting in a significant decrease in reagents and manual effort in the overall workflow.

20 March 2023

CSEM nominates its new Chair of the Board

CSEM’s Board of Directors will appoint Mr. Andreas Rickenbacher as its new Chair of the Board, subject to his election as a member of the Board of Directors during CSEM’s Annual General Meeting by its General Assembly.

Battery Innovation Hub inauguration : (from left to right) Alexandre Pauchard (CSEM, CEO), Andreas Hutter (CSEM, Group Leader Energy Systems), Andrea Ingenito (CSEM, Group Leader Sustainable Energy) and Pierre-Alain Leuenberger (Neuchâtel Cantonal Bank, General Director).

16 February 2023

The race to develop the battery of the future: Switzerland is developing its strong potential for innovation

Yesterday, 80 handpicked guests inaugurated CSEM's new Battery Innovation Hub (BIH) in Neuchâtel. This facility is the only one of its kind in the country and is therefore an important guarantee for Switzerland's competitiveness.

Martin Lemay, Alexandre Pauchard and Martin Proença - two of the winners of the CSEM Innovator Award 2023 and the CEO of CSEM.

8 February 2023

Invention for continuous blood pressure monitoring wins CSEM's 2023 Inventor Award

For the second year in a row, CSEM is granting its Inventor Award to a patented technological innovation with a high impact on our business, the industry and society in general. This year, the award has been granted to four researchers who have developed a continuous optical blood pressure measurement system.