THE VALAIS, A PIONEER IN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCES
The first Swiss centre of excellence for information and communication sciences (ICT) was created there 20 years, in Valais.
As a result, the region now enjoys an international reputation which, of course, it intends to maintain.
The Ark Foundation
is creating a network of academic and industrial expertise in order to consolidate (note: link to services)
and develop ICT within the local economy. It is doing this via three complementary technology sites: TechnoArk
- information technology
- the Internet of things and RFID
At Martigny, IdeArk
- management of multimedia information
- the man-machine interface
At Brig, TeleArk
is oriented towards:
- collaborative platforms (semantic web)