EnhanceR Symposium 2022

Research IT Trends in Switzerland

Join our first edition of a yearly meeting of research IT specialists, organized by the EnhanceR association!


An in-person event for members of the Swiss research IT community to meet and get to know each other.

Talk about your own projects in the form of show-and-tell demos, learn about trends of the field, discuss common problems and solutions.


EnhanceR Symposium is a full-day event on Nov 29th, 2022, running from 10:00 to 16:15.

See the full timetable.


The event is hosted at the main building of the University of Bern, Kuppelraum (room 501)

Address (Google Maps):
Hochschulstrasse 4
3012 Bern

Target audience

The event's goal is to connect research IT specialists: experts who empower research by providing specific, advanced IT services.

Examples include research software engineers, high-performance and scientific computing experts, data and information scientists, as well as research data management experts and data analysis specialists in Swiss higher education institutions, Swiss research institutions and private companies that have a focus on serving public academic institutions (e.g. SWITCH).

How to participate?

Registration for the 2022 event is closed.

All participants are encouraged to provide a show-and-tell presentation, but it is not required to participate.

The event is open to all research IT specialists in Switzerland, whether your organization is part of the EnhanceR network or not. Participation is free of charge.


The EnhanceR association is a nationally and internationally recognized network for Swiss research IT expertise. As of 2022, it counts 10 Swiss higher education, infrastructure and research institutions as members. Its motto is "Enhancing research through IT expertise."

The association's goal is facilitating research excellence in Switzerland to ensure it maintains its leadership position. It achieves this goal by federating Research IT specialist groups at various academic institutions across Switzerland. It creates value by allocating its expertise where and when it is most needed, the interests of the community of users and support teams of scientific computing applications nationally and internationally.

For questions regarding EnhanceR or the event, reach out to us at office@enhancer.ch