We work together with a number of partners, enabling us to offer our clients an even wider range of professional services.
CSF AG is an IT firm with more than 22 years of extensive experience in language services and the management of related processes. With CSF AG we can count on an established partner in the field of secure IT services, hosting and programming.
CSF is an ISO 27001 certified organization that manages and hosts all its platforms in Switzerland. Likewise, all CSF employees who have access to physical or logical infrastructures work in Switzerland.
Plunet GmbH develops and sells the Plunet BusinessManager business and translation management system, one of the leading global management systems for the translation and localisation sector. Its standard functions include: quotation, order and invoicing management – along with comprehensive financial reports, flexible job and work flow management, as well as deadline, document and customer relationship management. Plunet not only optimally fulfils our needs regarding translation management and security, but has also proven to be a very useful tool for our ISO 9001 and 17100 certifications.
SDL is the global innovator in language translation technology, services and content management. With more than 20 years of experience, SDL delivers transformative business results by enabling powerfully nuanced digital experiences with customers around the world. With our Advantage Plus Partnership in the SDL LSP Partner Program, we always have the latest SDL software versions at our disposal. In addition, we are able to actively contribute to the software development, and we benefit from the SDL LSP Partner area on the online SDL Community, which also offers regular training sessions.
ESPRIX Excellence Suisse
ESPRIX Excellence Suisse supports the Swiss economy on its journey to excellence. As an official partner of EFQM, ESPRIX uses the EFQM Excellence Model to help enterprises and organisations remain successful and competitive in the long term. Our membership demonstrates our strong commitment to excellence in corporate management and to ESPRIX Excellence Suisse.
Elia – the European Language Industry Association – was founded in 2005 and is the premier association of language service companies with a business focus on Europe. The mission of the association is to foster their members’ business success. Elia is committed to organising events and initiatives that are highly relevant, providing important benefits for the language industry as a whole. Our membership enables us to exchange ideas with other relevant language service providers on a regular basis and to remain up to date at all times in terms of technologies and developments within the entire European language industry.
We are happy to be a member of KMU SWISS, a business platform for small and medium-sized enterprises. Regular KMU SWISS events offer participants not only the opportunity to network, but also to benefit from the know-how shared in presentations and discussions. The platform is continually being expanded and comprises over 50 events per year already, including the KMU SWISS FORUM.
Translators without Borders
Since May 2017, SwissGlobal has been a sponsor of Translators without Borders, because in crisis zones in particular, it is crucial to enable access to vital knowledge by means of successful communication. The independent non-profit organization active worldwide has been operating in crisis zones for more than 20 years and supports humanitarian aid organisations by providing translations. Day after day, more than 3,000 volunteer native-tongue translators and interpreters help overcome language barriers in order to save lives. In addition to linguistic know-how, it is intercultural understanding that plays a decisive role in the success of the translations.
Zurich Airport Region
The Zurich Airport Region is the number one business location in Switzerland. The Zurich Airport Region – Economic Network & Location Development association is committed to fostering the strengths of this dynamic region for everyone's benefit. To accomplish this, the economic network connects more than 450 decision-makers from the world of business and politics and brings together over 300 companies, 10 cities and municipalities, as well as 12 associations under one umbrella. SwissGlobal is an active member of the Zurich Airport Region association, which enables it to make its presence felt in the region's largest economic network.
British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce
Since November 2017, SwissGlobal has been a member of the British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce, an independent not-for-profit organisation with over 500 members in 8 chapters. For almost 100 years, the BSCC has been promoting bilateral business relations between Switzerland and the UK. The members, reaching from small start-ups to multinational companies from 12 different industries, benefit from the opportunity to establish business contacts with the relevant decision-makers at more than 100 events per year.
The EAMT (European Association for Machine Translation) is a Swiss non-profit organisation that has been supporting the ever-growing community of researchers, developers and users of machine translation since 1991. The EAMT is the European branch of the IAMT (International Association for Machine Translation). Together, they organise workshops and conferences on a regular basis. SwissGlobal is looking forward to an exciting and fruitful collaboration.
ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences
The ZHAW is one of the leading universities of applied sciences in Switzerland and has eight departments (including the School of Applied Linguistics). The university is actively involved in the continued development of Swiss and European university, research and cultural potential and equips its students with reflective, professional, research, and practical skills. The collaboration with SwissGlobal as an industry partner of the IUED Institute of Translation and Interpreting at the ZHAW encompasses support for students in the BA Applied Languages programme in the form of, e.g. internships, and the practice-oriented exchange of ongoing developments and industry knowledge.
SwissGlobal is now a member of the Swiss Association for Quality (SAQ)! This membership gives us access to a first-class network and allows us to exchange ideas with experts at association events in all the linguistic regions of Switzerland. We always keep up to date and can continually improve the quality of our services. SAQ is the Swiss centre of expertise for quality management, personal certifications and business excellence. The international association has approximately 1,800 members (80 % companies) from all over Switzerland.
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