Institute Council

AMI's Institute Council plays an important role in controlling and supervising the development of the Institute. It guarantees good communication and coordination between the university and the foundation and helps the Institute to fulfill its mission and to smoothly integrate into the university.

The Council approves:

  • The strategy and four year plan for the development of the institute
  • The financial planning and the budget
  • The annual report and accounts
  • An adapted reporting and controlling system

Members of the Council

  • Dr. Hans Rudolf Zeller (President)
    Former Vice-President of Technology & Intellectual Property at ABB Semiconductors
  • Prof. Astrid Epiney (Vice-president)
    Rector of the University of Fribourg, Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Fribourg
  • Dr. Peter Pfluger 
    Consultant, former CEO of Tronics Microsystems, Phonak Group and Swiss Center of Electronics and Microtechnology (CSEM)
  • Prof. Rolf Ingold
    Professor in the Department of Informatics and Vice-Rector for Research, University of Fribourg
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