Switzerland and La Francophonie

Switzerland and La Francophonie

Every year, March 20 marks the International Francophonie Day where people all over the world celebrate the French language, culture and diversity. This year’s theme of the “International Francophonie Day” was “The French language, our link to action”. Learn more about the Francophonie, why Switzerland is part of it and […]

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Thank you 2017!

Thank you 2017!

The Swiss Canadian Chamber of Commerce is looking back on a successful year full of interesting events. Thanks to their members and friends, the chamber was able to organize different social and business events and this article will look back on all the events of 2017. At the end we would […]

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Swiss Translation Agency in Vancouver

Swiss Translation Agency in Vancouver

Diction Ltd is a translation agency with offices in Switzerland and Canada and a member of the Swiss Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Their services include editing, proofreading, translation, and copywriting in almost every language. We had the chance to talk with Patrick Fassbender, CEO of Diction, about the advantages of […]

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Vancouver Startup Week 2017

Vancouver Startup Week 2017

Next Monday is the kickoff for the fourth Vancouver Startup Week (VSW). With about 3000 attendees this is going to be a great opportunity to connect with entrepreneurs, investors and organizations. We had the chance to talk to Vivian Chan, VSW Co-Chair, and Katty Wang, her Co-Chair, about the program […]

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Annual Schützenfest at the Swiss Mountain Range

Annual Schützenfest at the Swiss Mountain Range

On October 7/8, the Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association is celebrating their annual Schützenfest at their chalet. A great opportunity to meet other Swiss people and to participate in some shooting competitions. What is the highlight of the Schützenfest 2017? The highlight of the event will be the “Absenden” on […]

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Speaker’s Night: Real Estate and Construction

Speaker’s Night: Real Estate and Construction

The last week in May was fully marked by the Green event “Building Lasting Change” organized by the Canada Green Building Council. Delegations from all over the world found their way to Vancouver to talk about actionable solutions to reduce GHG emissions. In the same week, the Swiss Canadian Chamber of […]

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Matterhorn Music in Vancouver

Matterhorn Music in Vancouver

When you enter the store Matterhorn Music you see instruments and little tools as far as the eye can see. Right in the middle, David Gsponer is focused on repairing an instrument. “There are not many people around here anymore who are repairing instruments.” We talked with our newest member […]

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