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20.10.2020 From November 1 to 3, the “Swiss Digital Days 2020” will take place. For its fourth edition and because of the health crisis, this important event will give pride of place to meetings to follow online. Virtual Silent Party, e-sport tournament, round tables, videos, distance music lessons: the Canton of Neuchâtel will take part for the first time with a quality program intended both for the general public and for experts from around the world. digital. On the occasion of “Swiss Digital Days 2020”, the population will have free access, on November 1, 2 and 3, to more than 300 activities on the theme of digital transition. These national days of action, organized by digitalswitzerland and the majority of which will take place online, offer many formats: speeches, exhibitions at national level, startup competitions, round tables, live demos and games. Besides the Canton of Neuchâtel, which is taking part for the first time, more than 20 cities are participating. About 100 partners from the world of business, science and the public sphere support this event. The main partners are APG | SGA, Google, Ringier, CFF, Scholtysik & Partner and Swisscom. Virtual Silent Party and e-sport The Canton of Neuchâtel is betting on originality by offering, on Saturday October 31, the opening of the “Swiss Digital Days 2020” a “Virtual Silent Party”. This will take place in a bar in La Chaux-de-Fonds and will be broadcast in streaming. Internet users will be able to participate in the event via their smartphone or their computer. It will thus be possible to follow his favorite DJ, as if we were there. This Silent will be hosted by personalities from Neuchâtel from various backgrounds, whose names will soon be unveiled. Note that there will also be the presence of the public during this Silent, but in a limited number depending on the evolution of the health situation and the measures in force. Another booming digital activity featured in the Neuchâtel program: an e-sport tournament. This will take place on Sunday 1 November at the Facchinetti space (La Maladière stadium) in Neuchâtel. The tournament is organized in collaboration with VNV, ello and Neuchâtel Xamax Esports. The competition will be played with the Hearthstone video game. Blockchain, data protection and digital ecology Three round tables are also proposed and organized by the cantonal service for the economy (NECO) with three promising themes and high-quality speakers. A first discussion will focus on blockchain, cryptocurrency and the peer-to-peer network. With the participation of Alexis Roussel, co-founder of, a major player in cryptofinance in Switzerland, and that of State Councilor Jean-Nat Karakash. A second roundtable will focus on “protecting our digital lives”. The data protection and transparency officer of the cantons of Jura and Neuchâtel, Christian Flückiger, will notably take part. The third debate “Digitization and its carbon impact: Neuchâtel solutions” will bring together specialists involved and concerned by environmental issues. Among the speakers, note the presence of the Neuchâtel Green National Councilor Fabien Fivaz. What future for technical professions in the digital age? Where does Industry 4.0 come from and where is it going? Industry 4.0, Kesako? What future for technical professions in the digital age? How to organize a virtual trade fair? What are the advantages of “lean management?” The answers to these questions will be given through educational videos offered by #bepog and which will be posted on the “Swiss Digital Days” website. As a reminder, emanating from the political will of the four cantons of the Jura Arc as part of its regional policy program, the #bepog project aims to make young people want to move into technical professions and to contribute maintaining industry in the Jura Arc. When music interacts with digital The quality of musical training in the Canton and the Neuchâtel Conservatory of Music (CMNE) will also be part of the presentation of the beautiful AutoScale project, applied as part of a jazz workshop. The opportunity to show an example of the integration of new technologies in music education The CSEM will also be a player in this 2020 edition. In an increasingly digital world where every everyday object will soon be able to interact with the network, all of the technologies developed by the CSEM have an impact on this development. The CSEM is involved in the “Swiss Digital Days” through a panel on digitization in SMEs in collaboration with the Canton of Neuchâtel, an interview in the health sector as well as an exhibition in Basel. EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect. MIL Translation OSI