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Main Jury

A qualified main jury led by president of the jury Ms. Monika Ribar is responsible for choosing the winnners.

Nicola Thibaudeau

CEO, Micro Precision Systems AG

Roger Wüthrich-Hasenböhler

Chief Digital Officer, Swisscom

Dr. Marcel Widrig

Partner, PwC

Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Wehrli

Chair in Marketing University of Zurich

Prof. Dr. Martin Vetterli

President of the EPFL, Professor at the School of Computer and Communication Sciences

Christine Novakovic

Head Corporate & Institutional Clients and Investment Bank Switzerland, UBS

Severin Moser

CEO, Allianz Suisse

Dr. Felix Mayer

Co-Chairman of the Board & Founder, Sensirion AG

Remo Lütolf

Managing Director, ABB Switzerland Ltd.

Christiane Leister

Chairperson of the Board of Directors, Leister AG, Member of the ETH board

Monika Ribar

President of the Jury, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors SBB

Dr. Thomas Bähler

Secretary of the Jury, Partner at Kellerhals Carrard / Swiss Economic Forum

Thomas Landolt

Chairman of the Executive Board, IBM Schweiz AG

Morten Hannesbo

CEO, AMAG Automobil- und Motoren AG

Christoph Ammann

Member of the Government of the Canton Bern, Minister of Economic Affairs

SEF-AWARD Experts

All applications received are analysed by a jury of experts and evaluated.

Bruno Spicher

Head of Corporate Business, Allianz Suisse

Theodor Nyfeler

Deputy Head of the Patent Department, Head of Patent and Technology Research, Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property

Dr. Martin Naef

Department Head Automation, ABB Schweiz AG

Dr. Felix Mayer

Co-Chairman of the Board & Founder, Sensirion AG

Dr. Vincent Lenders

Head of Research Cyberspace and Information, Armasuisse

Stefan Kyora

Editor-in-Chief, Startupticker.ch

Rolf Johner

Partner, Certified Auditor, PwC

Kurt Infeld

Senior Strategy Analyst, Group Strategy & Business Development Swisscom AG

Martin Gasser

CFO / Managing Director Reichle Holding AG

Thomas Garaio

CEO, OXON AG

Thomas Frutiger

Co-Proprietor & Board Delegate, Frutiger AG

Dr. Alban Fischer

Deputy Director, Institute of Intellectual Property

Dr. Manuel Fankhauser

Managing Partner at Arven Partners GmbH, CSO at Seerave Foundation

Dr. Bettina Ernst

CEO, Preclin Biosystems AG

Stefan Bingisser

Relationship Manager Multinationals , UBS AG

Dr. Thomas Bähler

Secretary of the Jury, Partner at Kellerhals Carrard / Swiss Economic Forum

Dr Peter Balsiger

Entrepreneur & Investor