News

Awards (selected)

2022: Red Dot Design Award: Best of the Best - Innovative Products (iniVation)

2020: CES Best of Innovation Award, winner (iniVation)

2020: Edge AI and Vision Alliance: Best Camera or Sensor, winner (iniVation)

2020: Red Herring Top 100 Europe (iniVation)

2020: Swiss Economic Award Finalist (iniVation)

2017, 2016, 2010, 2009: Venturekick Stages I & II (grant awards, various startups)

2013 & 2011: The Best Swiss Startups: Top 100 (YouRehab)

2011: Brain Computer Interface (BCI) Award 2011, Finalist (top 10 worldwide)

2011: ZKB Pionierpreis Technopark, Winner: 1st place

2010 & 2008: Swiss Society for Rehabilitation Congress, Best poster

2008: Virtual Rehabilitation 2008 conference, Best paper

Recent Talks, Interviews, Podcasts (selected)

Specialist Scientific and Industry

2022-07-08 3rd Suzhou Auto Vision Tech Conference, Suzhou, China: Neuromorphic Vision Sensing for Automotive Applications

2022-05-21 ESA Living Planet Symposium, Bonn, Germany: Panel discussion: Space applications of neuromorphic vision

2021-06-08 Computer Vision in Production, podcast

2020-10-02 European Space Agency Phi-Week, online: Neuromorphic Vision Sensing: Principles and Applications

2020-06-29 International Conference on Robotics and Automation: 2020 Workshop on Sensing, Estimating and Understanding the Dynamic World, online: Understanding Performance Characteristics of Neuromorphic Event-based Vision Sensors

2019-09-09 Technical University of Berlin, Germany: Event-based neuromorphic vision: technology overview and applications

Public Talks and Interdisciplinary

2020-02-20 Life After PhD, UKE Hamburg, Germany: From Research To Applications (PhD student career day)

2018-10-16 grafikSCHWEIZ 18 Festival für Design & Technologie, Zurich, Switzerland: The Neuroscience of VR

2017-11-24 Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival @ CERN, Geneva, Switzerland: The Neuroengineering and Neuroscience of Interactive Environments

2017-07-18 VR Creators’ Lab, Bavarian Film Centre, Munich, Germany: The Neuroscience of VR

2012-01-16 TEDxEcoleHôtelièreLausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland: Interactive and Influential Spaces

Media Articles (selected)

2020-04-23 Pele, Anne-Francoise; Neuromorphic Vision Sensors Bring Autonomy Closer to Reality

EE Times Asia (iniVation)

2015-09-02 Rutkin, Aviva; Intelligent cameras can put an end to always-on surveillance (Watching with Intent)

New Scientist (iniLabs)

2014-02-19 Delaye, Fabrice; 50 start-up suisses dans lesquelles investir

Bilan (www.bilan.ch) (YouRehab)

2012-01-19 Caldara, Alexandre; Au menu: idées fraîches

Hotel Revue (www.htr.ch), article about the event TEDxEcoleHôtelièreLausanne

2011-11-03 Baumgartner, Eugen; Who is Who in Zürich: Die 200 Prominentesten Persönlichkeiten 2012

Selected as one of the 200 most prominent personalities in Zurich for 2012

2011-04-06 Yoker, Ümit; Karottenjagd mit Zusatzertrag

NZZ (YouRehab)

2010-09-30 Steier, Henning; Gesundheit zum Greifen Nah

20 Minuten Schweiz (YouRehab)

2010-03-01 Hilfiker, Daniel; Die Ergotherapie der Zukunft

Schweizer Fernsehen SF1, Puls (YouRehab)

2010-01-26 Ritter, Adrian; Die Ergotherapie von morgen findet am Computer statt

UZH News, (YouRehab)

2010-01 Schüler, Thomas, and Pälmke, Marion; PT@PC: Innovation Virtuelle Rehabilitation

Physiopraxis, vol. 1/2010, p. 22-25, Georg Thieme Verlag (innovative rehab. technologies)

2008-12-02 Thomson, Helen; Swapping your body becomes a virtual reality

New Scientist (University research)

2008-06-01 Christen, Markus; Wenn der Hase dem Hirn auf die Sprünge hilft

Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Zürich (University research)

2002-06-06 Kulturzeit, 3SAT (University research)

2002-05-28 A Room with a Mind of its Own

Time Europe (University research)

2002-04-07 Nervige Technik

Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung (University research)

2002-03-06 Ein Besuch im Innern des fühlenden Raums

Tages Anzeiger, Zürich (University research)

2001-07-01 Clevere Fußböden schlagen Alarm

National Geographic Deutschland (University research)

2000-09 Arte – Archimède (University public outreach; Lego Mindstorms product launch)