Organisation

The Swiss World Atlas is a joint effort by the cantons.

 

It has been published by the Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education (EDK) since 1910. The other participating institutions are the Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation at ETH Zurich, to which the editorial team is affiliated, Lehrmittelverlag in Zurich (supplier of the German- and Italian-language editions) and Schulverlag plus AG in Bern (supplier of the French-language edition).

 

Institutions participating in the Swiss World Atlas

 

Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education (EDK)
Speichergasse 6, Postfach
CH-3001 Bern
Tel. +41 (0)31 309 51 11
www.edk.ch

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich)
Institute of Cartography and
Geoinformation (IKG)
Schweizer Weltatlas
Stefano-Franscini-Platz 5
8093 Zürich
Tel. +41 44 633 30 33
www.karto.ethz.ch

Lehrmittelverlag Zürich (LMVZ)
Räffelstrasse 32
CH-8045 Zürich
Tel. +41 44 465 85 85
www.lmvz.ch

Schulverlag plus AG
Belpstrasse 48
Postfach 366
CH-3000 Bern
Tel. +41 58 268 14 14
www.schulverlag.ch

Executive Board

 

The Executive Board of the Swiss World Atlas is responsible for its operational management:

Silvia Steiner, President
Lorenz Hurni, Editor-in-Chief
Beat Schaller, Publishing Manager
Beat Engemann, Secretary

 

The Editor-in-Chief is responsible for the content of the Swiss World Atlas.

The production partners for the 2017 edition

 

Cartography

Beilstein Kartographische Dienstleistungen, Schaffhausen
beilstein.biz

Cartography and pre-press

Orell Füssli Kartographie AG, Zürich
www.orellkarto.ch

Cartography

Wäger & Partner GmbH, Frauenfeld
www.waegerpartner.ch

Cover and graphics

Giessform, Atelier für Kommunikationsdesign GmbH, Bern
www.giessform.com

Printing

FO-Fotorotar, Egg ZH
www.fo-fotorotar.ch

Coating

Max Bosshard AG, Muhen
www.mbzag.ch

Binding

Bubu AG, Mönchaltorf
www.bubu.ch

Translations

Manuela Furìa-Müller, Olivier Reis