WSL director Prof. Dr. Konrad Steffen (second from right) set up the Swiss Camp in Greenland in 1990. Up to now this station is delivering the longest range of data sets on the climate in Greenland.
Photo: Konrad Steffen / WSL
Konrad Steffen between ministers, state secretaries and representatives of indigenous peoples in 2016 in the White House, where he will be representing Switzerland at the first Arctic Ministerial Conference (Photo: White House)
In January 2019, Konrad Steffen had the pleasure of welcoming "his" Federal Council and all the highest ranking representatives of the ETH Domain to the SLF in Davos. From left to right: Thierry Strässle (PSI Director ad interim); Joël Mesot (President of ETH Zurich); Jürg Schweizer (Head of SLF); Janet Hering (Director of Eawag); Koni Steffen (Director of WSL); Guy Parmelin (Federal Councillor, Head of EAER); Gian-Luca Bona (Director of Empa); Martin Vetterli (President of EPFL); Fritz Schiesser (President of the ETH Board). Photo: Markus Mallaun, Mallaun Photography