The federal institutes of technology and the FSO join forces in data science and artificial intelligence for the public good

Neuchâtel, 25.03.2021 - The Federal Statistical Office (FSO) is joining forces with the Swiss Data Science Center, a joint venture between the two federal institutes of technology, to encourage the use of data science and artificial intelligence within the administration. This partnership is taking shape in the FSO’s Data Science Competence Center.

This press release and further information on this topic can be found on the FSO website (see link below)

Address for enquiries

Bertrand Loison, FSO, Vice-Director and Head of the Data Science and Statistical Methods division, tel.: +41 58 463 67 70, email:
Jean-Pierre Renfer, FSO, Head of the Statistical Methods section, tel.: +41 58 463 66 62, email:

Olivier Verscheure, Executive Director SDSC, tel.: +41 693 26 50, email:
EPFL Media services, tel.: +41 21 693 22 22, email:
ETH Zürich Media Relations, tel.: +41 44 632 41 41, email:


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