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13 November 2023

Introducing ActiGraph LEAP: A State-of-the-Art, Multisensor Wearable for Patient-Centered Clinical Research

ActiGraph introduces its next generation multisensor wearable, the ActiGraph LEAP™, supported by advanced algorithms developed in collaboration with CSEM.

Left to right : Christoph Amman, Regierungsrat, Kanton Bern - Wirtschafts-, Energie- und Umweltdirektion / Dr. med. h.c. Uwe E. Jocham, Direktionspräsident, Insel Gruppe / Prof. Dr. Christian Leumann, Rektor, Uni.BE /  Dr. Alexandre Pauchard, CEO, CSEM / Jens Krauss, V.P. Systems, CSEM

6 November 2023

Medtech hub in Bern on the way to great success

10 projects launched and 29 submitted: Since the decision of the Bernese Grand Council, Insel Gruppe, the University of Bern and CSEM have pooled their top-class medical expertise and worked on joint research and development projects.

Sara Girardi, CSEM CFO

2 October 2023

CSEM appoints new Chief Financial Officer

Sara Girardi (45) will be the new CFO. She will succeed André Laville, who will retire next year. The handover of the reins will take place after an extensive transition period at the end of the fiscal year in March 2024.

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.