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Economy of Francesco global event

Economy of Francesco global event

Economy of Francesco global event


This week on November 19-21 Dean Carlo Giardinetti, of Outreach and Executive Education, Franklin University Switzerland and Co-Director of the Taylor Institute Switzerland will be part of the Economy of Francesco global event. There will be over 2000 young economists involved in designing a new economy more inclusive and just.

Banking regulation in the times of Covid-19

Banking regulation in the times of Covid-19

Banking regulation in the times of Covid-19


The Chair of the Swiss National Bank has recently reaffirmed the importance of capital and liquidity requirements to Swiss banks, particularly under the uncertainty caused  by the Covid 19 crisis. What exactly is at stake, and how current policy measures affect banks and the Swiss economy at large? 

L’intelligenza artificiale sarà etica?

L’intelligenza artificiale sarà etica?

L’intelligenza artificiale sarà etica?


La cultura moderna inizia con l’umanesimo ma rischia di fare dell’anti-umanesimo

la sua bussola. Nella relazione tra uomo e macchina ci sono barriere che vanno mantenute.

Taylor Institute Internship

Taylor Institute Internship

Taylor Institute Internship


The Taylor Institute is looking for an ambitious, open-minded and versatile intern.

National Competitiveness Research Report (NCR) from aSSIST

 National Competitiveness Research Report (NCR) from aSSIST

National Competitiveness Research Report (NCR) from aSSIST 


Starts at 10 a.m. 24-Sept 2020 CET

The Economy of Francesco INTERNATIONAL EVENT

The Economy of Francesco INTERNATIONAL EVENT

The Economy of Francesco INTERNATIONAL EVENT


This Monday 28 September at 5.30 CEST Carlo Giardinetti is  facilitating a webinar on the topic of Sustainable Migration and Global  Mobility 

Hybrid Learning at Franklin: Student Report

Hybrid Learning at Franklin: Student Report

Hybrid Learning at Franklin: Student Report


This summer, Luciana was Franklin's Online & Hybrid Learning  Environments intern. Here, she gives her report, reviewing the  technologies and efforts made this year to ensure success for the fall  semester and beyond.


by Luciana Vázquez ‘21

COVID Update: what you need to know for Fall 2020

COVID Update: what you need to know for Fall 2020

COVID Update: what you need to know for Fall 2020


Following a cantonal press release yesterday, we have learned that  schools and universities may open as scheduled at the end of August.

Summer Intern: Luciana Vázquez

Summer Intern: Luciana Vázquez

Summer Intern: Luciana Vázquez


This summer, Luciana is Franklin’s Hybrid and Online Learning  Environments Intern

Collaborative Leadership: Building the Organization for the Future

Collaborative Leadership: Building the Organization for the Future

Collaborative Leadership: Building the Organization for the Future


“Collaborative Leadership: Building the Organization for the Future” on  Saturday, July 11th, 2020 was hosted by Indian Institute of Management,  Ahmedabad  and TrakInvest.

Message from the Office of the President: Wuri Global Ranking

Message from the Office of the President: Wuri Global Ranking

Message from the Office of the President: Wuri Global Ranking


On behalf of Franklin University Switzerland, and the Taylor Institute, I am deeply honored to be part of today’s event, and I would like to acknowledge my university’s gratitude to Founding President Pijlman of the Hanseatic League, President Cho, and Prof. Moon.

Professor Cordon to Speak on Leadership

Professor Cordon to Speak on Leadership

Professor Cordon to Speak on Leadership 


Professor Roberto Cordon will hold a lecture February 13, 2020 at The Social in Lugano. 


His talk will explore the ways in which the concept of leadership has evolved over time through the lenses of some specific analytical frameworks.

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