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HWZ & ti&m join forces:
Join us in Singapore from November 3 to 8, 2024!

Anyone can travel to Singapore. But only experts who know their way around the country can give you access to companies, events, and people who live and breathe Singapore’s tech hotspot on a daily basis. Experience in-depth knowledge transfer from Singapore’s tech and finance industry. Immerse yourself in the city and get an impression of what everyday life is like in this technology metropolis—with everything that goes with it. Join ti&m and Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration (HWZ) on an unforgettable study tour to Singapore.

Discover what awaits you on this five-day trip:

We bring you together with the leading minds in global technology development in Singapore.

A journey with fascinating peers and experts
Patrick Comboeuf will lead the small group as a tour guide, hold reflection sessions, and put together an inspiring program.

Meetings with global innovation leaders
Visit innovation labs and debate strategies, AI implementation, and proven growth hacks.

Disruptive transformation
Find out more about quantum computing, AI, Web3, and cyber risks.

Experience innovation
Experience progress in a dynamic environment and return home with a stronger mindset for the future.

An exclusive HWZ Singapore Inside Study Tour Certificate 2024

Who is the study tour for?

The study tour is aimed at managers and decision-makers in the financial industry who are actively involved in the development of future business models, technologies, and innovations. This trip offers a unique opportunity for professionals who want to think outside the box and gain deeper insights into Singapore’s dynamic tech and financial landscape. Participants can make valuable contacts, attend exclusive events, and get to know the perspectives of successful local companies.

This is our plan

Day 1

Sunday, November 3, 2024

- Arrival in Singapore
- Kick-Off and Welcome Dinner

Day 2

Monday, November 4, 2024

• Welcome to Singapore &
South East Asia
• Fintech, AI, ESG, Innovate & deep Tech

Day 3

Tuesday, November 5, 2024

• The Innovation Lab Immersion

Day 4

Mittwoch, 6. November 2024

- Rendez-vous with the fintech elite
- Curated Morning Plenary Sessions at #SFF24
- Curated Sustainability, Digital Asset and AI Track at #SFF24
- Legendary Club Night @Club Street (not mandatory)

Day 5

Thursday, November 7, 2024

- Plenary Sessions From Insights to Actions Wrap-up Session
- Wrap-up Session
- VIP Reception with Swiss Ambassador & State Secretary Daniela Stoffel at Fullerton Bay Hotel, Singapore Marina

Day 6

Friday, November 8, 2024

- Inclusive Business Models
- Plenary Sessions From Insights to Actions
- Conclusion

Ihre Study-Tour-Begleiter

Head of HWZ degree program

Patrick Comboeuf

Patrick Comboeuf is one of Switzerland’s most prominent digital thought leaders. He spends several weeks a year in Silicon Valley and other hotspots of the digital world. Since 2013, he has been working as a freelancer for the Institute for Digital Business and the Center for Financial Studies at HWZ, including as head of the Fintech & Blockchain Economy CAS program. In his primary occupation, he supports established companies and up-and-coming start-ups in efficiently anchoring their business activities in blockchain and digital ecosystems. As former Head of Digital Experience at Swiss Life and Head of Digital Business at Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), he was responsible for a large number of initiatives that took the digital customer experience to a new level. He enjoys sharing his knowledge via social media on LinkedIn and X (@comboeuf) and as a coach, speaker, moderator or podium guest at conferences in Switzerland and abroad.

ti&m Board Member

Johannes “Johs” Höhener

Johs was recently honored as “Fintech Influencer of the Year” for his commitment to the fintech industry. Höhener played a central role in setting up Swisscom’s fintech division and the “e-research” competence center for e-commerce at cantonal banks. His advisory and board mandates, including at Swiss Stablecoin and daura, have decisively influenced the Swiss fintech community. Johs has also been a member of the Board of Directors at ti&m for several years.

ti&m CEO

Thomas Wüst

“Don’t trust anyone who can’t innovate”—under this motto, Thomas Wüst has been developing innovative digitalization solutions for various industries with ti&m for almost 20 years. With six branches in three countries and over 600 employees, ti&m is a leader in projects and products for digitalization, security, and innovation. With a clear focus on the vertical integration of the entire IT value chain, ti&m develops solutions that create real added value for customers. Thomas Wüst studied computer science at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich and has published several books and articles on innovation.


CHF 2,880

The prices for participating in the study tour do not include flights, hotels or meals (it is up to participants to organize these themselves). Secure your discount now!

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Register now!

We will check your registration on receipt and then confirm your participation. Our exclusive trip is limited to 15 participants to ensure a high level of quality. Please note that the trip can only take place with a minimum of eight participants.

The closing date for registrations is August 18, 2024.

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Marketing Expert

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Do you have any questions about our study tour? We look forward to hearing from you.