IT Academy Week 2023 – News

11. September 2023

On Sunday evening, a first meet-up was held with all 16 participants from all over the world. Exceptional finger food and drinks were provided by Hotel Saratz in Pontresina. On Monday morning, an early start was made to introduce participants to impactful topics in Leadership and IT Blueprint by Volker Laska and Urs Iten. The game evening today is eagerly anticipated by all, as it is aimed at strengthening social interactions and, mainly, at having fun and enjoying the time together.



14. September 2022

the IT Academy Week 2022 started!

Here some of the first impressions:

IT Academy Week 2022

22. July 2022

Following speakers already confirmed their presence:

  • Jochen Decker, CIO SBB
  • Johannes Reichert, CIO Hilti
  • Eric Vandenberg, CIO Clariant
  • Ludger Schwinn, Partner Korn Ferry
  • Prof. Dimitris Karagiannis, University of Vienna
  • Markus Gisler, Institute of Financial Services Zug IFZ ​ 


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IT Academy Week 2022

11. May 2022

 The IT Academy Week is postponed: the event will take place in Pontresina starting September 11th and closing September 16th


CIO roundtable

17. March 2021

IT Academy CIO Roundtable is postponed

Dear Members & Participants,
We regrettably have to inform you that, the IT Academy Board has decided to postpone the CIO Roundtable meeting, which was going to be held next week.
We will inform you as soon as a new date is discussed.
We do express apology for this cancellation and we remain at your service.
In case you have any questions you can always reach us at:

Kind regards,

Volker & Lucas

First IT Academy Webinar series – A great start on Day 1

8. September 2020

The first ever IT Academy webinar series was started yesterday with an overwhelming feedback from our audience. The sessions about IT Security Evolution and Future trends were conducted by Lucas Kuttler, Khushnud Irani, Jean-Loup Eble and Igor Brodnik.
Today we are running the Digital Transformation and Design thinking webinar with Marti Petry and Professor Dr. Karaggianis

We invite you to join future sessions and experience insights as our Day 1 participants. See what they say below:

“Very good presentations about the IT Security topic. It was very interesting to see the different aspects of the topic – awareness on a levels, how to”

“Running the session virtual in this way worked very well. Organization was excellent.”

“The webinar format was the best it could be in the Covid pandemic situation. Of course face to face would be better as there is more opportunity for s”

“Very informative and engaging”

“I really enjoyed the participation and it was worth spending the time on it. It would be good to have more companies joining these kind of session/dis”

“I enjoyed the session, it was a good balance between lectures vs workshops”

IT ACADEMY WEEK 2020 will take place in Kurhaus Cademario (Lugano)

16. January 2020

We regrettably have to inform you that, in the light of the status on the COVID-19, the IT Academy Board has decided to postpone the IT Academy Week in May 2020, which was going to be held in Cademario,TI, Switzerland.

IT Academy PM Traninig 2019

23. September 2019

IT Academy PM Training 2019 took place in Pontresina – we had a great week with 14 participants from all over the world!

IT Project Management Training 2019 – we welcome our participants and speakers!

10. September 2019

Yesterday we have successfully started the 7th PM Training with 14 participants coming from 12 countries and 7 companies.

12 confirmed participants for the IT Project Management Training 2019

13. August 2019

We have received 14 complete registrations for the upcoming IT Academy Project Management training from 6 different companies. We have 14 reservations and still seeking to have at least 16 participants.

This year the IT Academy PM training will be held in Hotel Saratz in Pontresina.

We are looking forward to meeting another great group this year!