The Patronage of the Day of Engineers actively supports the idea of this day and stands up for it in public.

Federal Councilor Guy Parmelin

Head of Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER)

Video message: Film

Dr. Barbara Frei-Spreiter

EVP Industrial Automation at Schneider Electric
PhD Electrical Machines at ETH Zurich

Nicolas Durville

CEO & Partner von Zühlke Switzerland AG
M.Sc. Electrical Engineering at ETH Zurich

Yvonne Bettkober

General Manager Amazon Web Services Switzerland and Austria
Master in Telecommunications Engineering and an MBA from Warwick Business School

Prof. Dr. Tanja Zimmermann

Director of Empa (Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research), Professor D-MATL ETHZ/STI EPFL and Head of the research focus "Sustainable Built Environment" at Empa.

Master of Science in Wood Science and Technology, University of Hamburg, Postgraduate Studies ETH Zurich, Master of Advanced Studies

Prof. Dr. Dirk Wilhelm

Director ZHAW, School of Engineering, President FTAL (Conference of Technology, Architecture and Life Science)

Degree in Physics, Dr. sc. techn. ETH Zurich in Mechanical Engineering, EMBA in General Management