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Empowering Small Business Resilience: Insights From the MECyS Workshop in Malaga 

On April 4th and 5th 2024, an international workshop for the MECyS project was held in Malaga.  On the first day, our Competence Center Digital Trust presented the developed course plan for data protection education, focusing on the specifics of micro-enterprises in Switzerland. The presentation can be…


Reflecting on our 5th Digital Trust Day

On May 13, 2024, we celebrated the 5th Digital Trust Day, an event that has grown in stature and impact with each passing year. This year's event welcomed over 100 participants, including students, professionals, and notable guests. Prof. Dr. Bettina Schneider and Prof. Dr. Petra Maria Asprion officially opened the session with a keynote on "The Powerhouse of Digital Trust," setting the stage for the six workshops around digital trust.

Education, News, Research

Our Quantum Computing Circle has come to an end! Our business students are equipped with valuable insights into quantum computing and its potential.

The final session of the Quantum Computing Circle on April 29, 2024, commenced with a practical workshop led by Prof. Dr. Clément Javerzac at the FHNW School of Life Sciences in Muttenz.  During this interactive session, Prof. Dr. Javerzac guided students through practical cases of quantum computing. He explored the…

Education, News, Projects

FHNW and BUIB Join Forces: Cybersecurity Collaboration Takes Flight

FHNW expands its partnerships in Africa with a project alongside another Cameroonian university, Biaka University Institute of Buea (BUIB).Thanks to the Leading House of Africa grant, FHNW will collaborate with BUIB on a research project focusing on cybersecurity in cross-cultural contexts and…

News, Team

Reflecting on Success of our Competence Center Digital Trust in 2023 and the Road Ahead

The year 2023 may seem a long way off. Yet it is worth pausing for a moment in Q1 2024 to look back and - as we conclude - to be delighted with what has been accomplished and achieved.
For us – the Competence Center Digital Trust - 2023 was characterized by growth including researchers, projects, publications, funding, and education.

Education, Events, News, Projects

Quantum Computing Circle Kicks-Off: An Introduction for Business Students

Today, we kicked off our Quantum Computing Circle in partnership with Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (DHBW) and the School of Life Sciences Muttenz. This collaborative effort aims to introduce business students to the fundamentals of quantum computing.Prof. Dr. Bettina…

Education, Events, News

Strengthening International Education: FHNW and SwissLink Collaboration

Today, we welcomed Dr. Eyongabi Carlson Ngwa, President of SwissLink University in Cameroon, for a workshop at our premises in Basel. Joined by Prof. Dr. Bettina Schneider, Hermann Grieder, and Franka Ebai, we discussed future collaborations in international cross-cultural education.

Research, News, Projects

MECyS in the context of further education program – Presentation

The applied research project MECyS aims to achieve relevant cybersecurity and data protection training for non-IT staff in small businesses. Prof. Dr. Bettina Schneider presented MECyS in context of a further education program at the FHNW School of Business

Events, Education, News

Children’s University of Applied Sciences 2024 – A cyberhero transformation for children to protect against the risks in the digital world

Children and teenagers are among the most vulnerable target groups on the internet and are increasingly exposed to numerous risks due to their early access to digital media, e.g. cyberbullying and cybergrooming, phishing and inappropriate content. To protect young users, it is important to educate them about the dangers in…