70 Years of Swiss-Indian Friendship: Connecting Minds – Inspiring the Future

The Swiss diplomatic network in India are celebrating 70 years of Swiss-Indian Friendship. The biennial initiative ’70 Years of Swiss-Indian Friendship: Connecting Minds – Inspiring the Future’ (SIF70) commemorates the anniversary of the Swiss-Indian Treaty of Friendship, which was signed in New Delhi on August 14, 1948.

With this initiative, the Swiss diplomatic network in India is connecting Swiss and Indian minds that are actively shaping the future of both countries. The focus lies on creating opportunities for innovation in business, research and technology, but also in the fields of governance, art or social inclusion. Events and activities will take place in various cities across India to showcase this important landmark until the end of 2018.

Watch this space to know more about the activities planned under SIF70.

Sponsors & Partners of SIF70


Embassy of Switzerland in India
Consulate General of Switzerland in Mumbai and Bangalore
swissnex India
Switzerland Global Enterprise
Switzerland Tourism
Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia
Swiss-Indian Chamber of Commerce


ABB India Limited
Credit Suisse
MCH Group
MMTC-PAMP India Pvt. Ltd.
Nestle India Ltd.

ACC Cement / Ambuja Cement
Hilti India Private Limited
Migros Liaison Office India
Novartis India Ltd.
Rieter India Pvt. Ltd.
Roca Bathroom Products Pvt. Ltd.
Titagarh Wagons Ltd.

Brugg Cables India Pvt. Ltd.
Buhler India Pvt. Ltd.
Burckhardt Compression (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Endress + Hauser Flowtec India Pvt. Ltd.
Geberit Plumbing Technology India
Geistlich Pharma India Pvt. Ltd.
HUBER+SUHNER Electronics Pvt. Ltd.
KDDL Limited
Mettler-Toledo India Pvt. Ltd.
M+R Spedag Group
Pilatus Aircraft Ltd.
PRS Permacel Pvt. Ltd.
Rheinmetall Air Defence AG
Sika India Pvt. Ltd.
Starrag India Private Limited
Swiss International Airlines
Syngenta India Ltd.
Vicara Infotech Group AG
Zürcher Kantonalbank