The Canton of Zurich wants to enhance a national "Cyber Security Center" the security of the Internet and looks at the innovation Park, which is currently being developed at the airfield of dübendorf, the ideal location for it. The extensive Grounds of the Park offer the necessary infrastructure to such a competence - and knowledge centre, share the security and economic Affairs on Monday together with.
to discuss In a letter to the Director of public economy Carmen Walker Späh and safety Director, Mario Fehr came up with this idea to the Federal President Ueli Maurer to the proposal. To open discussions with all relevant "actors in the Federal government, the Canton of Zurich and the Stiftung innovation Park Zurich to be invited". The ETH and the University of Zurich involved in the development of the innovation Park, have assured the Canton of their support for the idea of the "Cyber Security center".
On the airfield synergies
the Parliament of The Canton the benefit of responding with his Letter on the plans of the Federal government, a new centre of competence for questions about Cyber-risks. The Federal government intends to play an active role to support the population and the economy in the protection against Cyber risks and improve the safety of their own systems, he said at the end of January. He comes to the demands of the Parliament and of the economy for a clearer structure and more centralization.
How is the generation project should look like this: Video for the innovation Park (source: Youtube.com)
for the two Zurich cantonal councillors the subject of the Internet, security is of Central importance. You can see in the bundling of competencies in the innovation Park, but also the opportunity to take advantage of additional synergies: On the airfield area in the future, the cooperation and the exchange of knowledge between the Zurich universities, research institutions and universities, as well as with the private sector should take place.
Created: 11.03.2019, 14:50 PM