The Institute carries out teaching (Bachelor, Master and Continuing education) and applied research activities in the information and communication technology domain.

The robust research portfolio of the Institute spans many disciplines, including advanced infrastructures for information and communication technologies (ICT), operating systems, advanced networking, security, information systems, software engineering, and web technologies. The wide range of competences are mostly exploited in Internet of Things projects which is the core strategic research direction.

The Institute pursues leading-edge research and generates about CHF 3 million in research funding.

Prof. Roberto Mastropietro, Director of Institute