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Jan Bieser

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RESEARCHER

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TEKNIKRINGEN 10B

About me

Jan Bieser is a researcher in direct and indirect environmental effects of digital technologies and also a lecturer in digitalization and sustainable development and business informatics. He has a PhD from University of Zurich, a background in business informatics and formerly worked as a sustainability consultant in the ICT sector and as a sustainability manager in the sustainability team of University of Zurich.

Research projects

  • Mistra SAMS Sustainable Accessibility and Mobility Services
    Project Website
  • Next Generation Mobile Networks: Problem or Opportunity for Climate Protection?
    Publication
  • Digitalization and Time Use
    Project Website
  • LIFESAVING: Extending the lifespan of mobile devices
    Project Website
  • Methods for Assessing Indirect Effects of the Digital Transformation on Sustainability
    ResearchGate
  • Opportunities and Risks of Digitalization for Climate Protection in Switzerland
    Publication

Teaching

  • Sustainable Development, ICT and Innovation (KTH Stockholm, seminar leader)
  • Sustainable Development for Computer Scientists (KTH Stockholm, seminar leader)
  • Innovathon 2021: The Digitalization of Mobility (UZH, lecturer)
  • Business Informatics I (UZH, lecturer)
  • Digitalization and Sustainable Development (UZH, teaching assistant)
  • Informatik, Ethik und Gesellschaft (UZH, teaching assistant)
  • Sustainability Reporting (UZH, guest lecturer)
  • Supervision of master or bachelor thesis and projects

Appointments and memberships

  • Fellow of the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Cities of Tomorrow
    Website
  • Digital Society Initiative of University of Zurich
    Website

Courses

Sustainable Development for Computer Science and Engineering (AL1504), teacher | Course web

Sustainable Development, ICT and Innovation (AG1815), teacher | Course web