Dr Remo Burkhard

Dr Remo Burkhard

Managing Director, ETH Singapore SEC Ltd

Dr. Remo Burkhard was instrumental in building up ETH Singapore SEC Ltd and it’s two programmes – the Future Cities Laboratory and the Future Resilient Systems Lab - to a leading research centre with around 180 researchers. Since it’s inception he is heading this centre as Managing Director.

Before he established a Knowledge Management Consultancy at the University of St. Gallen and after that he built up the chair of Information Architecture at ETH Zurich. 

As entrepreneur he had co-founded and led a niche knowledge visualization firm vasp datatecture GmbH and over ten years on over 100 innovative projects for leading organisations. 

His areas of expertise are Management Innovations, Knowledge Visualization, Computer Simulation and Information Architecture, Graphical User Interface, Information Management, Value Lab. He is a keynote speaker in Europe and Asia.

He wrote his PHD thesis in knowledge visualization at ETH Zurich. Remo Burkhard has written over 50 scientific publications and organized large scientific conferences.