Life Science Zurich Communication & Events

Life Sciences in Zurich

Zurich is one of the leading life science centers in Europe. Academic excellence, high profile education programs and the high quality of life render Zurich not only very competitive in the global market for talent at student and professorial, but increasingly at the entrepreneurial level too. The LSZ booklet (PDF, 4577 KB) gives you an overview of all the life science institutions in the greater Zurich area.

Life Science Zurich Communication & Events realises exhibitions, science slams, panel discussions, talks, competitions and a number of other events! LSZ Communication & Events also supports researchers with the organisation of scientific meetings. You can find more information about our events on activities

Famelab 2018 in Switzerland

FameLab is an international science communications competition designed to engage and entertain.

We are  inviting scientists, mathematicians and engineers in Switzerland to take part in the national science communications competition.

National winners of all 25+ participating countries will then meet at Cheltenham Science Festival (5 – 10 June 2018) to battle for the title of FameLab International Champion in front of a live Festival audience!

Registration for Famelab Switzerland is now open!

BrainFair 2018

Each year in the third week of March the Neuroscience Center Zurich and Life Science Zurich organise panel discussions, talks and demos for everyone interested in the brain. The subject of the BrainFair 2018 is Brain & Pain. Read more about the planned activities on the BrainFair website.



LSZ Impact is the brand for events organized by the Life Science Zurich Business Network. The first LSZ Impact activity was on Translational Medicine in Zurich, which took place on 22 January 2018. This one-day multi-track meeting  provided scientists from academia and industry a platform to present their life sciences projects to potential collaboration partners as well as investors. 300 participants attended event clearly focused on early stage projects in pharma, biotech and medtech. The pilot conference concentrated on the fields of cancer, immunology & infection and neurosciences.

Conference video on youtube