Social Implications of Technology (SIT) Chapter


Today’s Switzerland chapter of IEEE’s society on social implications of technology was founded by the late Subrata K. Sarkar in the 1970s as “Arbeitsgruppe Gesellschaft und Technik”. It became a chapter of IEEE SIT in the 1980s.


Thomas Schmid was voted chapter chair in 1989, following Dieter Müller. Th. Schmid can be contacted by e-mail: Thomas Schmid – IEEE or by phone – see his personal webpage.

IEEE SSIT Worldwide

Web Page of the IEEE SIT Society

IEEE SSIT “Technology and Society Magazine”

The journal of IEEE’s Society on Social Implications of Technology is, starting in 2013, published online only.

IEEE members gain access to the journal through the page To read the journal a vaild IEEE login with subscription to the journal is needed.

last meeting in Zurich

Date: tbd – 2014
Location: HOTEL KRONE UNTERSTRASS ZÜRICH, Schaffhauserstrasse 1, 8006 Zürich
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