WISeKey Hosts the Davos Swiss Night at the World Economic Forum in Cooperation with Hublot
DAVOS, Switzerland, January 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
WISeKey, the Swiss digital security company has become a Global Growth Company Partner
of the 2012 World Economic Forum. WISeKey is the first startup in Switzerland to become a
member in such a short time; other technology companies with the distinction include
Google and Facebook.
WISeKey is using its new status with the WEF to promote Swiss innovation. At the
Annual Meeting in Davos, WISeKey will host, with its partner Hublot, the Swiss Night
dinner, an event that will bring together VIPs, including CEOs and heads of state.
WISeKey and the OISTE Foundation are finalizing a digital security task force created
to converge, process, and support innovations in identity management, authentication, and
encrypted communications using Switzerland as its focal point and technical hub.
The Swiss Digital Security Task Force (SDSTF) will engage organizations to cooperate
in and contribute to the development, dissemination, and implementation of advancements
related to cyber-security and its practice, designed to improve the current conditions and
mitigate potential risks.
The goal of the SDSTF is to inspire and motivate worldwide changes to the digital
security environment, including the promotion of neutrality, standardization, digital
identification, trusted clouds, and data sovereignty for a more efficient cyberspace
framework which will allow countries to use the Swiss model as a reference for their
national cyber-security strategies.
Always exploring new technologies, WISeKey has been investigating the security aspects
of Augmented Reality (AR), and has released WISeID AR for Davos. In addition to WISeID’s
secure data, WISeID AR is equipped with detection capabilities that can offer helpful
information to iPhone and Android users. WISeID AR was built in partnership with
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