Information event October 11, 2019

Welcome address by Dean Prof Dr Klaus Jonas in KOL E 13

Venue: University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71, 8006 Zürich

Organization: LiRI team UZH

Character of the event

  • Information about the LiRI implementation process
  • Discussion with partners and prospective users
  • Topics: devices and investments, support and positions, structure and function of the LiRI Information System (LIS), regulations for services and the use of the facilities
  • Before official start of LiRI in summer 2020, i.e. this event is not a LiRI kick off


  • UZH partners and representatives
  • External partners
  • Stakeholders and representatives of collaborating institutions like S3IT, HBZ, SSG, SAGW, SNSF
  • Members of LiRI Scientific Advisory Board (SAB will be constituted and will give advice)


  • Introduction by LiRI project leader Prof Elisabeth Stark
  • LiRI team members Data Acquisition Devices: Prof. Volker Dellwo, Dr Dagmar Jung, PD Dr Wolfgang Kesselheim, Titularprof. Martin Meyer, Prof Sabine Stoll
  • LIS implementation team: PD Dr Gerold Schneider, Prof Martin Volk
  • SWISSUbase partners: MA Florian Steurer
  • Additional presenters at demo sessions: Lei He, Thayabaran Kathiresan, Olga Sozinova, Stefan Vrankovic

Moderation: Robert Weibel

Audience during presentations in KOL H 317


11:00 – 12:15: Constitution of LiRI Scientific Advisory Board (not public)

12:30 – 13:15: Served standing lunch (invited participants and guests)

In the afternoon (public)

13:30 – 15:45: Introduction and short presentations:

  • Data Acquisition Units @liri and research environment 
  • LiRI Information System
  • SWISSUbase repository

15:45 – 16:00: Coffee break

16:00 – 17:00: Demo sessions with personal contact and feedback

17:00 – 17:30: Wrapping up

[afterwards internal meeting between LiRI Board and Scientific Advisory Board]