Spark Works finds its origin at EPFL and ETHZ, Switzerland’s biggest Federal Institutes of Technology, where it tackled science and engineering challenges from a human point of view. Today we help a wide range of industries innovate and will always strive to advance society through empathy.
We believe that placing empathy at the center of the innovation process brings new perspectives.
We believe in breaking down organizational silos to deliver transformative solutions.
We believe that learning is the foundation of innovative strength.
Spark Works is continually looking for interns to support the company’s design and/or communications activities and assist with various on-going internal and external design projects. If you want to build on existing skills and interests and dive into the human-centered innovation process, send us an application now.
Every year, Euphoria challenges young people to participate to Imp!act, an inspirational training designed to find alternative ways of making a difference in society through the generation of creative ideas and projects. Spark Works participates as an external expert to help teams define their final idea and uncover its potential through an interactive feedback session.
This year Spark Works takes part in the Social Innovation Summit Zurich, the cutting edge conference on entrepreneurship and social innovation in Switzerland. Next to other inspiring, accomplished speakers, we facilitate a hands-on workshop on Gamification designed to playfully tackle social challenges.
Collaborate for Social Impact (C4SI) is an experiential education program which challenges students to engage innovatively with pressing social issues. Spark Works helps students from a variety of backgrounds to prototype and test their solutions to real world problems faced by leading international organizations
The Silicon Valley based BizSmart Camp is a fun, intensive experience that helps prepare kids to become the creators of the world’s next great products and companies. For the second time in Zürich, Spark Works will contribute in helping teams of teens from 16-18 years to learn and apply Design Thinking.
As the biggest national transportation provider SBB Kommunikation has decided to dedicate its latest KOM-Talk to innovation, inviting Prof. Alan Cabello, co-founder of Spark Works, as a guest speaker. "Over one million travelers a day represents a unique opportunity for SBB to co-design their offer with its end customers, thus creating the foundation for innovation to happen".