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Registration for General Assembly & CIO Roundtable 2021 open

2. October 2021

The General Assembly and CIO roundtable will take place at Restaurant Kaufleuten at Pelikanplatz, 8001 Zürich on Wednesday, 10th of November 2021 in Zurich. Please, register and indicate your in person or virtual attendance in the Login & Registration section on the left of this website. 

Please, also find below the official invitation letter issued by the IT Academy Board as well as the official agenda. 

Newsletter GA & CIO Roundtable

Official LinkedIn Account of IT Academy

13. September 2021

The IT Academy has opened its official LinkedIn Account to be represented on the world’s largest professional network and offer ITA Alumni a convenient platform to stay in touch following an ITA Week.

Please, find the official LinkedIn Account following: IT Academy | LinkedIn

Closing of IT Academy 2021

10. September 2021

The IT Academy 2021 (ITA) has come to the official end. We thank all participants and speakers for having made this week a unique event of senior IT professionals to learn, collaborate, connect, and network. We encourage all attendees to stay in touch following the ITA has ended and join the talented, growing pool of ITA Alumni. We also thank Hotel Saratz for hosting the event.

We already miss you and look forward to seeing you again and are hoping you can make use of new friends made and things learned when returning to your corporate roles and responsibilities.

Interactive Workshop
Break at Hotel Saratz

Outdoor Event IT Academy 2021

9. September 2021

The Outdoor Event was a great opportunity to explore the picturesque landscape of Pontresina and revitalizing following input presentations. It also reflects the values of the IT Academy to offer an informal setting to learn, connect and network. Thank you to the Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl for hosting the IT Academy 2021 participants and treating them with delicious food and drinks.

Group Photo at Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl

ITA Academy 2021 has started and is ongoing in Pontresina

8. September 2021

Dear ITA Members,

We are delighted to share that the IT Academy 2021 has successfully started in Pontresina. Workshops and presentation concerning various business and technology topics are under way. 25 participants from 13 different companies are attending and learning about the latest trends and developments in the technological realm.

We will keep posting about the developments on the ITA.

Expected weather conditions in Pontresina, CH

1. September 2021

Dear ITA-Participants,

With the IT Academy Week 2021 ahead, please find following a weather forecast:

Sunday (05.Sep) to Friday (10.Sep) is expected to be overall sunny with temperatures ranging from 5°C to 18°C. Wednesday (8. Sep) is expected to be a bit rainy – thus, please prepare accordingly by bringing all-weather clothing with you.

Please, check the weather forecast using https://www.srf.ch/meteo/wetter/Pontresina/46.4923,9.9023?geolocationNameId=edc9bb85b3cc0ab98fff7b11191272e3

Travel information to Hotel Saratz

28. August 2021

Address of Hotel Saratz
Hotel Saratz
Via Da la Staziun 2
7504 Pontresina
Switzerland

The congress facility “Rondo” belongs to the hotel and is located directly opposite of it.

By train
We recommend you taking the train to Pontresina Station. The hotel is a 10 minutes walk away from there.

By car
Roads to the hotel are splendidly constructed, making the hotel easily accessible by car as well. Driving from Zurich down to Pontresina is a 200 km drive and takes 3 hours.
Parking facilities are provided by the hotel at a cost of 17 CHF / night.

Wardrobe
Please, keep in mind that we are aiming to host some outdoor events if the weather allows for it. Beyond that, Hotel Saratz is surrounded by a picturesque landscape. Thus, feel free to make use of it by bringing hiking boots, swimming trunks, sun cream and all-weather closing with you. Further, it is considered to offer a hike to a chalet depending on whether conditions. Thus, please bring walking cloths with you. Beyond, please monitor the weather forecast before your departure.

Preliminary Agenda ITA Week 2021

25. August 2021

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Dear Participants and ITA-Members,

Please, click below to see the preliminary agenda of the upcoming IT Academy Week in Pontresina from Sunday September, 05th until Friday, September 10th:
AGENDAAgenda ITA Week 2021

The agenda might be subject to change leading up to the ITA Week.

Covid-19 Restrictions & Covid-19 Certificates

Participants of the upcoming IT Academy Week are asked to oblige to the official guidelines issues by the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) throughout the event: https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/massnahmen-des-bundes.html

Beyond, we kindly ask already registered participants to submit copies of certificates of full vaccination or a Covid-19 recovery in 2021 to itacademy@asvito.ch on a voluntary basis to help organizing the actual IT Academy week.

For a detailed overview of the latest Covid-19-realted developments, please visit:
https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/situation-schweiz-und-international.html

New ITA Member: Luzerner Kantonsspital

24. August 2021

We are delighted to welcome Luzerner Kantonsspital as a new member of the IT Academy.

Logo Luzerner Kantonsspital