Memberships and Cooperations

Memberships and Cooperations

Memberships

As one of the market leaders in our area, we are represented in all important organizations and associations. In this way, we can actively participate in the designing of our professional life as well as the legal, political and social environment.

Here is a selection of the associations and organizations we are a member of:

  • FM Pro
  • SIA
  • Swiss Circle
  • Bauen Digital
  • DigitalisierungsBarometer
  • NZZ Real estate days
  • SGO Schweizer Gesellschaft für Organisation und Management

Cooperations

The Drees & Sommer Group collaborates with leading partner companies to offer clients specialized, interface-free services.

Cooperation projects take place at both company and project level when the same specialist expertise is required for typical projects. Drees & Sommer is also a member of temporary cooperation projects in education and research. The aim is to promote innovation and advance socially relevant initiatives. The key cooperation projects on these three levels are described in brief below.

Environmental Protection Encouragement Agency

EPEA Internationale Umweltforschung (Environmental Protection Encouragement Agency, International Environmental Research) was founded by Prof. Dr. Michael Braungart. As a scientific research and consulting institute operating internationally, it works with players from industry, politics and the scientific community, and assists them with the introduction of cyclical processes and ecological design. Drees & Sommer works together with the institute to promote Cradle to Cradle® in the construction industry, bringing together principals, investors, architects and manufacturers to advance the concept.

RWTH Aachen University

RWTH Aachen University is a research university located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. With more than 44,000 students 2015 enrolled in more than 150 study programs, it is the largest technical university in Germany.

CUREM – Center for Urban and Real Estate Management, Universität Zürich

The Faculty of Business, Economics, and Informatics at the University of Zurich offers the Master of Advanced Studies UZH in Real Estate for professionals and managers from the construction and real estate industry. Several coworkers from Drees & Sommer Schweiz AG lecture on this advanced course and engage in active dialog with the university and its students.