The pole of innovation

Microcity is a center of excellence and innovation in micro - nanotechnologies, microfabrication and industrial processes.

The members of the pole offer a combination of academic, research and industrial production skills at international level.

Microcity is 

The pole promotes, both nationally and internationally, the innovation capacities of its members in very-high precision technologies. It is now recognized by the Confederation, within the framework of the SWITZERLAND INNOVATION park, as a site dedicated to micro/nanotechnologies and advanced manufacturing.

Objectives of the pole

This particularly dynamic network has set itself the objectives of consolidating a common position shared by all the various stakeholders, intensifying technology transfer to the regional industrial fabric, and promoting, both nationally and internationally, the innovation capacities of its members in very-high precision technologies. The idea is therefore to:

1. PROMOTE


  • enhance the visibility of Neuchâtel and its innovation capacities

  • assert the pole’s leadership in very high-precision technologies
  • highlight the current and future projects of the pole members

2. INTERCONNECT


  • unite academic, technical and industrial skills
  • accelerate technology transfer to the regional industrial fabric
  • anchor the pole at a national and international level 


3. CREATE


  • develop cross-cutting projects

  • strengthen expertise and education
  • attract talented employees and companies operating in the global market