News & AWK Insights

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October firm at AWK
"O'zapft is" with the professional associations AMIV, OBIS and VIS
As in previous years, the Oktoberfest once again took place twice this year in the AWK Lounge in Zurich.
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October 2019
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AMIV Contact 2019
AWK again with a booth on site
With around 3,000 members, the Academic Mechanical and Electrical Engineers Association (AMIV) is the largest and most active professional association at ETH Zurich.
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October 2019
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Cloud Readiness - Successful in the Cloud
Knowledge conveyed in a compact way
In most companies and organizations, the topic "Cloud" is now to be found far beyond the IT department.
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September 2019
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AWK among top ten best employers in Zurich
The employees in Zurich have decided
We are very proud to rank among Zurich's best employers again this year.
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September 2019
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High-density data center for cloud providers
Green Datacenter opens Zurich West 3
Green Datacenter meets the high infrastructure and security requirements of international Hyperscale Cloud providers.
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September 2019
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Robin Euler new Partner and COO at AWK Group
Not important in the further expansion
With a forward-looking strategy and a suitable operating model, the AWK Group continues to grow.
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IT Procurement Conference 2019
You can find the presentation on Youtube
Innovation in Public Procurement - a presentation by Jennifer De Capitani, Manager, AWK Group
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July 2019
Replacement Communication Systems Zurich-Schaffhausen
Successful project completion and heartfelt thanks
The communication systems of the national roads in territorial unit VII, i.e. Zurich and Schaffhausen, were completely replaced.
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June 2019
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Josef Gubelmann receives Award for Best Teaching 2019
University Day of the Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences
AWK employee Josef Gubelmann receives the Award for Best Teaching 2019 as one of four lecturers.
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AWK presents strategy paper for communication network operators
General Assembly SUISSEDIGITAL
Rolf Wagner examines the challenges and consequences of digital transformation for communications network operators.
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June 2019
Smart cities in Switzerland: diverse activities after a slow start
A media release from asut
Improving the quality of life, conserving resources and providing services more efficiently - these are the primary goals of Swiss smart cities.
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June 2019
Action, games and fun in and around Morschach
Company trip 2019
Almost 200 employees travelled from all over Switzerland to spend this year's AWK excursion at the Swiss Holiday Park in Morschach.
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June 2019
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AWK illuminates "Smart Government from different perspectives
Rethink Smart Government Occasion
The speakers' broad and practical view of a topic that affects the public sector nationwide met with great interest among the participants.
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Audits on Algorithms
AWK at the National SVIR Conference 2019
Once a year, those responsible for internal auditing in all sectors and areas meet to exchange information on current trends and developments.
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The customer in the centre
Customer Centricity
"The customer is king" - actually an old hat and a matter of course with a multitude of associated management teachings.
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April 2019
Customer Centricity
AWK FOCUS
The consistent orientation of the organisation towards customers has far-reaching consequences and encompasses all areas of the company.
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April 2019
Clear strategy as basis for successful acquisitions
An article by AWK in Bulletin SEV/VSE
Swiss energy suppliers have been under economic pressure for some time.
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April 2019
Polymesse / Polyefair 2019
"Meet and Greet" with AWK - on-site and virtual
The Polymesse is one of the largest graduate fairs in Switzerland and took place this year from 2 to 4 April 2019 in Zurich.
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April 2019
Canton of Zurich awards the Prix Balance to AWK Group
Innovative and exceptional commitment
The IT consulting firm AWK Group is one of seven companies to receive the 2019 Prix Balance d'encouragement in its industry.
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April 2019
AWK at the Troopers Conference in Heidelberg
IPv6-only no longer lonely
The twelfth edition of the renowned Troopers IT security conference was held in Heidelberg from March 18 to 22, 2019.
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April 2019
AWK establishes new contacts with students
Graduate Fair Bern 2019
On Thursday, 28 March 2019, the seventh graduate fair took place in Bern, which was attended by around 970 students.
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March 2019
AWK - Expansion for security and digitization
We will present our extended services at the SPIK 2019 (April 3/4) in the Stade de Suisse, Bern
AWK developed further on several levels in 2018.
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March 2019
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What does your secure digital Switzerland look like?
AWK as guest at the Swiss Cyber Security Days 2019
On 27 and 28 February 2019, Fribourg was dominated by the Swiss Cyber Security Days (SCSD).
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March 2019
AWK conceives the Master Plan 2019 for the FOCP
Overview of the most important projects in the Federal Office for Civil Protection
The Federal Office for Civil Protection (FOCP) has prepared and presented its 50 most important projects and plans in the form of a master plan.
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March 2019
Smart Energy - Opportunities and risks
AWK at the symposium "Energy Data and Information Security" of the VSE
The VSE symposium "Energy Data and Information Security" on 13 March 2019 was dedicated to the rollout of intelligent measurement systems.
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March 2019
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ETH Juniors visits AWK
An exchange with the next generation
On Monday, 11 March 2019, the ETH Juniors Board of Directors visited the AWK Group in Oerlikon.
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March 2019
Smart Government - Using digitization consistently
Knowledge conveyed in a compact way
In recent years, the steadily growing digitalization has replaced more and more analog processes - also in administration.
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March 2019
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AWK Group continues to grow successfully
Successful fiscal year 2018
In 2018, the IT consulting company AWK Group increased sales by 12% year-on-year to CHF 58.9 million.
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March 2019
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VIS Contact Party 2019
From ETH to AWK
This year's contact party of the Association of Computer Science Students (VIS) of ETH Zurich took place last Saturday, 2 March 2019.
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March 2019
Stefan Preuss builds new division "Audits & Assessments"
Expansion of the management team to include a senior manager
AWK now combines the methodology of audits with technological expert knowledge - Stefan Preuss, Senior Manager at AWK, will build the new division.
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February 2019
AWK publishes "Mobility as a Service (MaaS)" study
Study "Mobility as a Service" and derived recommendations for action for Switzerland
Mobility is changing rapidly worldwide in the direction of personalized services.
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January 2019
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ICT Networking Party 2019
AWK in best company
On 24 January 2019, the ICT industry gathered for the 17th ICT networking party in the Kursaal Bern.
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January 2019
AWK Christmas Event 2018
End of the year at a lofty height
The annual AWK Christmas dinner took place this year on Friday, 21 December, once again on the 35th floor of the Prime Tower at Maagplatz.
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December 2018
Andreas Gumann becomes partner at AWK Group
AWK continues to focus on digital transformation
With the appointment of Andreas Gumann as a partner, the IT consulting company continues to focus on digital transformation.
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November 2018
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AWK designs new ICT landscape for Canton Zurich
AWK awarded the contract for support in implementing the ICT strategy
AWK was awarded the contract in the corresponding call for tenders conducted in accordance with WTO procedures.
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November 2018
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Cyber Response - Effective incident management
What to do if there's a fire?
A systematic management methodology helps to react to cyberattacks in a targeted and at the same time flexible way.
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November 2018
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ISB relies on AWK for network strategy
AWK supported with know-how and best practices
Networks form an essential basis for the transmission of data and voice in the federal administration.
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November 2018
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Project reports - Getting out of the status trap
Knowledge conveyed in a compact way
Project reports are an essential means of communication between project management and the project environment.
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November 2018
Organisational impact of digitisation on RUs
AWK at the symposium "Data Policy" of the VSE
The faster digitization progresses, the more data will be at the center of existing and new business models.
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November 2018
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Basel 2018 Graduate Fair
Successful appearance of AWK
The fifth edition of the Basel Graduate Fair took place on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 at Messe Basel.
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November 2018
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EPFL Forum 2018
AWK participated for the 13th time in a row
From 8 to 12 October 2018, the 36th EPFL Forum took place at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne.
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November 2018
AWK EVU-Lunch 2018
Under the sign of the "bi-modality" of the energy supply companies
On Wednesday, 7 November 2018, the 20th EVU Lunch took place under the title "Agil und stabil - Bi-Modalität bei EVU".
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November 2018
Simply with the best means of transport
"Mobility as a Service" in Switzerland
The demand for mobility in Switzerland is high and is constantly increasing, so that new solutions are needed to cope with it.
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November 2018
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October firm at AWK
"O'zapft is" with the professional associations of ETH and the University of Zurich
The Oktoberfest moved into the AWK Lounge in Zurich twice this year. Together with the professional associations, we were able to spend a cosy and entertaining evening.
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October 2018
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AWK running on run4kids
Sporty team work for the benefit of children
On 28 October 2018, the popular charity run "run4kids" took place for the 18th time in Zurich.
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October 2018
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3rd Thought Leaders Forum 2018
AWK moderates breakout session "IT 4.0"
At the 3rd Thought Leaders Forum, some 70 decision-makers from the Swiss business community discussed the topic.
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October 2018
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Recruitment Day on Campus Interview 2018
AWK interviews 40 potential candidates
Interview numerous students, graduates and doctoral candidates from ETH Zurich, EPF Lausanne and the Universities of Zurich and St. Gallen on a single day?
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October 2018
NZZ portrays AWK
AWK as a prime example of successful corporate development
As part of a series on "Entrepreneurs and Finance", the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) portrayed the AWK Group AG.
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October 2018
Swissmig Symposium 2018
AWK Department "Blockchain"
At the latest since the discussions around Bitcoins Blockchain is on everyone's lips.
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October 2018
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AWK establishes new contacts with ETH engineers
AMIV Contact 2018
The AMIV-Kontakt is a job fair of the professional associations AMIV and OBIS, which address about 4000 students and doctoral students of the ETH Zurich.
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October 2018
Smart Society
Curse or blessing?
While digitization projects in past years were primarily concerned with digitizing processes, constantly improving the customer experience.
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October 2018
What does the future hold for mobility platforms?
AWK contributes decisively to its-ch's "Mobility Platforms" working group
The topics MaaS, mobility platform and National Access Point are omnipresent in the mobility industry.
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September 2018
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On the way to a digital business model
SwissSign relies on AWK
Digitalization as a buzzword is omnipresent, but in many companies it is still far from clear.
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September 2018
AWK Group strengthens industrial competence
Extension of the management team by one area manager
The AWK Group is investing in the expansion of the Industry market segment and is adding a new division manager to its management team.
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July 2018
AWK trip 2018 to Davos
From mountain bikers, energy bars and scientific guided tours
Suddenly a drone buzzes over the heads of the AWK employees, who are enjoying an aperitif in front of the Hotel Schatzalp.
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June 2018
AWK presents strategy paper 5G
at the GV of SUISSEDIGITAL - Opportunities, risks and challenges
In the presentation of the AWK strategy paper "5G" Rolf Wagner, Head of Service Provider & Media at AWK, highlighted the latest mobile radio standard 5G.
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June 2018
AWK moves into the "Tour Edipresse"
Official inauguration at the AWK FOKUS Seminar on 12 June 2018
AWK moves its Lausanne site in western Switzerland to the "Tour Edipresse". Generous and modern office space is available there.
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June 2018
Great police musical experience
AWK supported 18th Swiss Police Music Meeting
A successful celebration with around 750 musicians on the weekend of 9 and 10 June 2018 in the city of St. Gallen inspired the audience.
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May 2018
AWK Group: One of the best Swiss employers
Great Place to Work® receives renewed award
AWK Group was named the second best employer in Switzerland in its category in the Great Place to Work® study.
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May 2018
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AWK Group expands its Board of Directors
two new members of the Board of Directors
The IT consulting firm AWK Group added two new members to its Board of Directors on 25 April 2018.
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May 2018
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AWK supports the Canton of Zurich in its ICT strategy
and is an important pillar for digital management
The Government Council adopts the new ICT strategy for centralised IT, replacing the existing ICT strategy of 2008.
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April 2018
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Recruitment at the ETH
AWK presents itself at the Polymesse 2018
The AWK employees who were present were committed to bringing our company, our values and our fields of activity closer to the numerous interested parties.
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April 2018
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Digital business models
Mastering the transformation into the digital age
The catchword "digitization" is omnipresent and has long been part of everyday life.
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April 2018
How the Blockchain works
Knowledge conveyed in a compact way
Touted as the greatest revolution since the invention of the Internet, Blockchain will completely reorganize our society.
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April 2018
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AWK signs the AUTOMATICAR Charter
Foundation for the digital transformation of road traffic
The highlight of AUTOMATICAR 2018 "The future of automated mobility in Switzerland" was the presentation and joint signing of the AUTOMATICAR charter.
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April 2018
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Speech by AWK and SV Group in London
Master Data Management Summit Europe 2018
Dimitri Tombros and Martin Koch report in a joint presentation at the "Master Data Management Summit Europe" in London.
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April 2018
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AWK supported the 125th anniversary of AMIV
at the "Equal Night" for equal opportunities for female engineers
Oliver Spiess, partner at AWK, spoke in particular about the necessary support by fathers in modern families with equal parents.
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April 2018
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Diversity after graduation
AWK at the Graduate Fair Bern 2018
The Bern Graduate Fair is firmly established among students and companies after five successful events.
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March 2018
AWK at the grid impulse conference 2018
Is Utility 4.0 worth it?
The grid impulse conference 2018 focused on system operation, asset management and flexibility markets.
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March 2018
AWK at the Troopers Conference in Heidelberg
IPv6 still scarce in the cloud
The eleventh edition of the renowned Troopers IT security conference was held in Heidelberg from March 12 to 16, 2018.
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March 2018
Successful SPIK for AWK
Stade de Suisse, Berne, 21/22 March 2018
For the second time, the Swiss Police Informatics Congress (SPIK) was held over two days together with the FOCP.
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March 2018
NEW: AWK offers IAM exams!
IAM certificate or IAM diploma
Together with the Institute of Asset Management (IAM), AWK organises an examination for the IAM certificate and the IAM diploma in asset management.
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March 2018
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"Digital Strategy City of Bern 2021" adopted
AWK in the service of the City of Bern
For many years, AWK has supported the city of Bern in the areas of digitisation, e-government and information technology.
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March 2018
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VIS Contact Party 2018
From ETH to AWK
The VIS Contact Party is the largest academic IT recruitment fair in Switzerland with over 100 participating companies.
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February 2018
10 years sedex
AWK lecture at the anniversary celebration
What began ten years ago with the first sedex report has developed into a true success story.
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January 2018
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AWK Group with 52.5 million turnover
Exceptionally successful business year 2017
In 2017, the IT consulting company AWK Group was able to increase sales by 20 % year-on-year to CHF 52.5 million. <
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January 2018
AWK Group strengthens management team
three partners and two division heads
On 1 January 2018, the AWK Group appointed three new partners: Roger Mosimann, Oliver Spiess and Adrian Wägli.
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December 2017
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AWK Group breaks into new league
Independent investor supports growth course
The IT consulting firm AWK Group is further expanding its strong position in the Swiss market.
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December 2017
AWK Christmas Event 2017
Above the roofs of Zurich
The annual AWK Christmas dinner took place this year on Friday 15 December on the 35th floor of the Prime Tower on Maagplatz.
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December 2017
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AWK as host of the its-ch networking event
Successful network event in Bern with almost 80 participants
AWK hosted this networking event and welcomed numerous mobility enthusiasts from various industries.
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November 2017
AWK Group strengthens its data analysis division
Reinforcement of the management team with a new area manager
The company AWK bundles and intensifies its activities in the newly founded division "Data Analytics".
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November 2017
AWK EVU-Lunch 2017
A framework for the energy landscape
On 27 October the 19th EVU Lunch took place under the title "A framework for the energy landscape".
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November 2017
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Future day at AWK
What does the daily work of an AWK consultant look like?
On 9 November 2017 AWK welcomed twelve inquisitive ten to thirteen year olds to the National Future Day.
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October 2017
Project management - classic or agile
Are conventional disciplines passé?
Agile project management approaches provide valuable services.
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October 2017
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First German-language teaching aid according to IPMA ICB4
Project Management - Certification according to IPMA(ICB4)-levels D and C
Under the leadership of AWK employees, the textbook "Project Management - Certification according to IPMA(ICB4)-levels D and C" was prepared.
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October 2017
AWK Group expands in French-speaking Switzerland
Continuous growth at the Lausanne site
The AWK Group is reacting to the continuous growth in Western Switzerland and is strengthening the French-speaking part of Switzerland with an additional division manager.
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October 2017
AWK presentation at ABB Tunnel Day
Tunnel 4.0: Are we exploiting the potential of existing data?
The exponentially growing volume of data that is becoming apparent due to digitization brings with it far-reaching opportunities for optimization.
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October 2017
Electronic VAT accounting
Interface Specification for the FTA
The Swiss e-government strategy focuses on the benefits and efficiency of government business as a strategic goal.
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September 2017
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AWK at the SIK office automation conference
Consequences of digitisation in Switzerland
The central question was whether the public sector can follow the trend towards digitisation at every level without revolution.
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September 2017
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AWK presents itself at the ECIIA Conference
IT competence as a key factor in the age of digitization
The European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing (ECIIA) represents the internal audit departments of large companies.
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September 2017
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AWK incontra il bel Ticino
Company trip 2017
As usual, the annual company outing was on the agenda in September: this time the trip took us to the autumnally beautiful Ticino.
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September 2017
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AWK as sponsor of the "Forum Mobility
Mobility 2017 - Paradigm shift for the future
With over 140 participants, the event was very well attended.
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September 2017
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AWK sponsors Hackathon
48 hours BärnHäckt for innovative business solutions
Around 50 hackers spent two days working on solutions to various problems.
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September 2017
IT Procurement Conference 2017
Lack of agility - a public procurement problem?
At the IT Procurement Conference 2017 in Berne, AWK underlined its extensive experience in the agile environment of WTO procurement.
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September 2017
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AWK Corporate Volunteering in a Swiss Nature Park
Cherry picking in the Jurapark Aargau
Happy AWK employees were allowed to "tackle" a whole day at the cherry harvest on the farm of the Zumsteg family in Will (AG).
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August 2017
EU data protection basic regulation (DSGVO) - time is running out
10 months to go before EU law comes into force
On 25 May 2018, the European Data Protection Basic Regulation (DSGVO) will become directly applicable.
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June 2017
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95 % travel by rail
AWK avoids around 213,000 litres of diesel fuel
SBB attests to AWK's strong use of the railways and thus its considerable avoidance of CO2 and fuel.
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April 2017
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AWK at the NGI Conference in Heidelberg
NGI - The complexity of networking
With increasing networking, the demands on IT and in particular on the network environments of companies are increasing.
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April 2017
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AWK confirms effectiveness of NCS
15 of 16 measures successfully completed
AWK carried out this mandate and reviewed the NCS with regard to the achievement of the strategic objectives.
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April 2017
ICT 4.0
What changes are IT organizations undergoing in the age of digitization?
Today, digitalization and digital transformation are omnipresent in the media.
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April 2017
Digitisation - a challenge for police work
Successful appearance of AWK's Security and Rescue Organizations division
For the tenth time, 700 representatives of Swiss and foreign police forces gathered.
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March 2017
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AWK Group crowns anniversary year with record turnover
The success story continues
The AWK Group celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2016 and increased sales by 8.5% year-on-year to 43.7 million.
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March 2017
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Festive EBC*L-Award Gala at Schönbrunn Palace
AWK receives award for educational measures to promote business competence
The company Easy Business EBC*L presented AWK with the EBC*L Award during a festive gala evening at Schönbrunn Palace.
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January 2017
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Project Management Simulation "Swiss Island®"
AWK expands external and internal training offering
In 2017, AWK will expand its external training offering with the project management simulation "Swiss Island®" and at the same time expand its internal course system.
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January 2017
AWK Group expands its management team
New and strengthened division management
In order to ensure uninterrupted growth and to be prepared for future challenges, the AWK Group is strengthening its management team with two new division managers.
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December 2016
AWK Christmas Event 2016
Fulminant finale with Martin O.
We proudly look back on 2016: It was an extremely successful year, but above all it was an anniversary year.
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November 2016
AWK lecture at the SES symposium
Video Security and Access Control - Integrated or Separate?
Thousands of video and access control systems are in use across Switzerland.
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November 2016
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Photo Competition "Umbrellas with AWK"
And the winners are...
At the end of last year, AWK started looking for the most beautiful, original or funny photos with an AWK glider.
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November 2016
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AWK as Partner at the 17th asut Colloquium
Under the sign of Switzerland as a city of mobility
Under the motto "Mobility City Switzerland", the focus was on new forms of combined mobility.
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November 2016
Road Pricing - The solution against congestion?
Latest AWK article in "Strassenverkehr Schweiz" (Road Traffic Switzerland)
The increase in congestion situations on the Swiss road network requires new approaches for the sustainable use of available network capacity.
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November 2016
AWK EVU-Lunch 2016
All under the sign of digitization and transformation
The 18th EVU Lunch entitled "Differentiation and Optimisation - the Digitisation of the Energy Landscape" took place on 1 November.
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October 2016
Data-Driven Organization
Data is the gold of the future
Never before have organizations had more comprehensive and insightful data assets than today.
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October 2016
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AWK ahoy!
By ship to Strasbourg
This year's company outing led the crew of AWK on the river to Strasbourg.
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October 2016
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AWK wins framework agreement with SBB Informatik
and thus prevails against 21 competitors
SBB Informatik (SBB-IT) has been looking for three framework contract partners in its tender of May 2016.
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October 2016
Change management in organizational projects
Cultural change in the introduction of ECMS in the energy sector
Projects for the introduction of Enterprise Content Management Systems (ECMS) are primarily organizational projects and therefore bring with them special challenges.
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September 2016
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AWK in an interview with economiesuisse
Focus on Digital Economy
Digitalisation is leading to fundamental changes in society and the economy.
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September 2016
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AWK examines the information technology of Canton Schwyz
AWK's competence once again in demand for complex ICT questions
Following a parliamentary initiative, the cantonal government of Schwyz commissioned a study to examine cantonal information technology.
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September 2016
Make Omni-Channel & Co. possible
A contribution by AWK in the GS1 network
While e-commerce dominated the market just a few years ago, today it is a question of merging the real world with the digital world.
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August 2016
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Protection Needs Analysis Smart Metering in Switzerland
AWK study on the risks of smart metering
"Smart metering" and "intelligent measuring systems" help to increase energy efficiency and save electricity. In addition, they support novel functionalities of the power grid.
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August 2016
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AWK supports Federal Customs Administration FCA
in the study "Processes in the movement of goods
Ongoing study work will be carried out with the involvement of affected economic operators and federal offices.
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August 2016
Where the cleverest minds work
AWK is one of the most popular employers for engineers, computer scientists, natural scientists and economists.
Such a concentration of highly qualified, talented employees can only be found in a few Swiss companies!
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August 2016
Connected Cars - On the way to the omniscient car
An article by AWK in the Arnold Story Year Book 2016
Less in the media's focus, but no less intensive, is the comprehensive networking of vehicles.
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July 2016
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AWK supports the City of Zurich in its IT strategy
Know-how and methodology from AWK are in demand
The IT department of the City of Zurich is continuing along the path it has chosen and is getting ready for the future.
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July 2016
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"Umbrellas with AWK"
Who takes the most beautiful, original or funny photo of an AWK glider?
Meanwhile, many great glider photos have been uploaded to www.awk.ch/schirm.
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June 2016
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In the Gotthard you can surf with 4G
Roger Emmenegger in an interview with the "Zürich Nord" neighbourhood newspaper
The Oerliker AWK Group planned the telecommunications and control technology in the Gotthard tunnel. The long implementation phase was a major challenge.
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May 2016
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Canton of Berne awards contract to AWK
AWK takes over implementation of ICT strategy
The Canton of Berne has evaluated a strategic partner for the implementation of the ICT strategy in a public tender procedure.
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May 2016
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AWK lecture at the Swiss IPv6 Council
About the accessibility of websites via IPv4 and IPv6
What if the accessibility of Swiss dualstack websites over 2 months were observed in terms of access times over IPv4 and IPv6?
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May 2016
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Information Technology Days 2016 in Zurich
AWK is part of the team
During the first computer science days, AWK will open its doors on Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 9:30-15:30 for insights into the world of computer science.
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May 2016
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Federal IT Governance Body (FSUIT) relies on AWK
AWK receives award for framework contract for project assessments
The FSUIT relies on AWK to further improve the success rate of large-scale ICT projects.
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May 2016
AWK at the Career Day Technology of the FHNW
Talking to young consultants
At this year's Career Day Technik at the FHNW in Windisch, AWK once again made valuable contacts with young engineers.
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April 2016
Management of complex infrastructures
Paradigm shift through digitization
We have been supporting our customers in the construction and maintenance of the Swiss infrastructure for 30 years now.
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April 2016
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AWK celebrates its 30th anniversary
With two grandiose parties in Zurich and Bern
Founded in 1986, AWK has been thriving and growing for 30 years now.
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April 2016
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AWK Happy Hours - The ICU visits Oerlikon
Application tips and tricks
On Tuesday, 19 April, AWK welcomed the students from ICU, the Fachverein Informatik der Universität Zürich, to the second AWK Happy Hours in Oerlikon.
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April 2016
AWK is one of the best employers in Switzerland
Awarded by Great Place to Work®
AWK Group has been named one of the best employers in Switzerland in the Great Place to Work® study "Best Employers in Switzerland 2016".
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April 2016
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Contact meeting of the HSLU 2016
AWK in active exchange with university graduates
As in previous years, AWK was represented at the contact meeting of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU) on Wednesday, 6 April 2016.
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March 2016
  |  AWK Knowledge
AWK at the IPv6 Security Summit
IPv6 - The Devil is in Practice
More and more organisations are introducing IPv6 and are facing completely new challenges in the implementation phase.
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March 2016
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AWK Group breaks the 40 million sales mark
A record year on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the company's foundation
2015 was another record year for the AWK Group. Sales increased in all areas and were 14.5 % higher than in the previous year.
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March 2016
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Security Interest Group Switzerland at AWK
News on cyber threats and security strategies
On 8 March, more than 40 interested parties met for the monthly event of the Security Interest Group Switzerland (SIGS) in the Basel office of the AWK Group.
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March 2016
AWK at the Digital Real Estate Summit 2016
"Data Analytics - The gold of the future", is the title of André Arrigoni's presentation
The 2nd Digital Real Estate Summit in the campus hall of the FHNW in Brugg-Windisch was very well attended.
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February 2016
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AWK and Canton of Berne develop ICT strategy
AWK expert report leads to IT@BE project
The Canton of Berne is tackling the standardization and centralization of its ICT infrastructure.
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February 2016
AWK again receives top rating on Kununu
AWK among the most popular Swiss employers
In 2016, the employer evaluation platform kunununu.com again identified the most popular Swiss employers.
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February 2016
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Can Generation Y children be good advisors?
An article by Oliver Vaterlaus in the "Wirtschaftsmagazin
Work must make sense, be fun and offer enough freedom as well as the opportunity for self-realization.
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January 2016
AWK strengthens its activities in industry
Extension of the management team by one partner and two division managers
To ensure uninterrupted growth, the AWK Group is expanding its management team with a new partner and two new division managers.
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December 2015
AWK Christmas Event 2015
AWK celebrates a glittering celebration at the end of the year
The annual AWK Christmas event took place on Friday, 18 December, in the heart of Zurich.
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December 2015
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Business continuity management for MeteoSwiss
AWK supports MeteoSwiss in setting up a comprehensive business continuity management system
A good three years ago, the management of MeteoSwiss decided to establish a comprehensive, sustainable Business Continuity Management (BCM) system.
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December 2015
Signalisation soon superfluous?
Current AWK article in "Strassenverkehr Schweiz" (Road Traffic Switzerland)
The increasing proliferation of intelligent vehicles has an impact on road infrastructure.
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November 2015
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AWK becomes sponsor partner of ech-bpm.ch
AWK is the first sponsor to support the eCH process platform for e-government in Switzerland
AWK supports e-government not only as an eCH member, but now also as a sponsor partner of the eCH process platform.
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November 2015
Project portfolio management
From strategy to the right projects
AWK has an even more comprehensive range of consulting and training services in the field of project management.
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November 2015
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Future day at AWK
On 12 November 2015 AWK also held its national Future Day
Sixteen motivated girls and boys between the ages of eleven and fourteen visited the AWK Group on the national Future Day.
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October 2015
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New Corporate Design
A fresh market presence strengthens the company for the future
The AWK Group has completely revised its market presence.
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October 2015
  |  Clients
Hospital processes explained in an exciting way
Tour de Clients takes AWK to Waidspital Zurich
As part of the "Tour de Clients", more than 20 AWK employees visited the Waidspital Zurich on Tuesday, 13 October 2015.
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September 2015
ICT procurement
Challenges and solutions
A presentation by Dr. Roger Mosimann from the point of view of computer science at the SVöB after-work talk.
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September 2015
«We want to live forever»
This was the AWK trip to Montreux in 2015
More than 130 employees enjoyed Montreux and its surroundings à la carte on our relaxed two-day AWK excursion.
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July 2015
  |  AWK Knowledge
Enterprise content management
AWK FOKUS Seminar
These AWK FOKUS seminars focused on the question of optimal support.
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June 2015
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AWK Group acquires Inceptus
and further expands the area of project management
AWK Group took over Inceptus GmbH, which specialises in project management and training, on 15 June 2015.
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License management in practice
Tested and approved
License management is on everyone's lips - but what about the introduction and stringency or consistency of the processes?
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May 2015
  |  Clients
AWK checks tunnel safety
in branch 4 (Winterthur)
The Federal Roads Office (FEDRO) guarantees the current state of safety and installations in the Swiss tunnel with integral overall tests (ITG).
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April 2015
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Accredited by Klik
Modernise building automation: AWK has accredited project supervisors at its disposal
The Climate Protection Foundation and CO₂-Compensation KliK is the industry-wide CO₂-compensation community within the framework of the CO₂ law.
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April 2015
AWK in the Top 10 in Bern
AWK is one of the most popular employers in Bern
AWK has achieved an excellent 4th place in the kununu ranking list and is thus one of the most popular employers in Bern.
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March 2015
Video surveillance in public spaces
Successful appearance of AWK at SPIK 2016
For the ninth time, interested representatives of Swiss and foreign police forces and industry gathered at the Swiss Police Informatics Congress (SPIK).
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March 2015
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AWK reviews first stage of eGK
Support in program management for the German gematik mbH
Since 1.1.2015, only the electronic health card (eGK) has been valid in Germany.
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March 2015
New telephony after 2017
Swisscom no longer offers analogue and ISDN connections
The uniform transmission of voice, video and data via the Internet Protocol (IP) has established itself worldwide.
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March 2015
Further growth at AWK
Record year for one of Switzerland's most attractive employers
The AWK Group can once again look back on a record year with sales of CHF 35.2 million.
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March 2015
The future of driving a car
AWK FOKUS Seminar
Using six selected technology trends, speakers Philipp Büchi and Rolf Münger showed.
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March 2015
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Information procurement via social media
AWK with presentation at the Swiss Police Informatics Congress (SPIK)
For the eighth time, interested representatives of the Swiss and foreign police corps as well as industry gathered.
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February 2015
AWK in the Swiss Top 10
AWK is one of the most popular Swiss employers
The kununu ranking list is based on an evaluation of feedback from employees, applicants and learners.
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January 2015
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New Managing Partner
Oliver Vaterlaus takes over the management of the AWK Group
It's positioning as an independent partner for complex ICT projects has proven it's worth.
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January 2015
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On a discovery tour in Basel
AWK enjoys a relaxed two-day company outing
On 23 and 24 May, AWK employees enjoyed the annual joint company outing in Basel.
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