Lying within a stone’s throw of the main railway station, the SIPBB is centrally connected to the city. Directly opposite the building lies the new Campus Biel/Bienne of Bern University of Applied Sciences (BFH). In future, more than 2000 students and around 650 employees will study, work and carry out research in Biel. Fifteen degree courses and abroad range of attractive further training options are being offered at the new Campus. The facilities available at SIPBB are precisely oriented towards the innovative spirit that lies at the heart of Biel/Bienne and offer both open and closed premises (security areas) in the form of offices, workshops and laboratories.
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The SIPBB offers meeting places for people to come together within an innovation environment. The ground floor boasts a bistro, a foyer with seating and an exhibition area, as well as the auditorium for internal and external events, seminars and workshops for up to 300 visitors. The Open Innovation Space on the fourth floor is façades, equipped for events, presentations and meetings for up to 200 people. The roof terrace features tables, chairs, umbrellas and a vending machine for beverages and is therefore the perfect place to take a break.
The large hall of the Swiss smart factory defines the ground floor and creates a striking impression even from the reception area.
With the three centers of competence and the engineering department, this floor is primarily the research level of SIPBB.
Professional training and education as the key to success. The SIPBB provides for an outstanding range of training facilities.
This floor offers space for rent, which can be fitted out specifically for the tenant.
The space for rent is divided up as on the third floor.
Laboratories and research areas
Various different laboratories, workshops and cleanrooms can be rented on an hourly, daily or monthly basis for specific projects.
Rentable working areas
In the core zones of the third and fourth floor, there is the option of installing customer-specific cleanrooms. The office space is in the fringe areas along the glazed façades.