our story

Once upon a time there was the SPC...

The Swiss Plastics Cluster is an association active since 2005 whose ambition is to create synergies between players in the plastics industry. The cluster has more than 100 members spread across Switzerland and around the world.

The SPC since its creation in 2005...

Creation of the Plastics Network thanks to the association of the academic know-how of iRAP - institute of the University of Engineering and Architecture of Friborg - and local companies active in the field of plastics.
Creation of the non-profit association.
About a hundred members located mainly in the French-speaking Swiss region.

Vision & mission

“Together we are better”

The values of our collaboration are based on transparency, integrity and flexibility.

Our missions :

We are supported by the New Regional Policy of the canton of Friborg

We are supported by the
New Regional Policy of the canton of Fribourg

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Activities and services

Discover the benefits of SPC

Networking opportunities through various events organized throughout the year.

Access to webinars and workshops on current topics in the plastics industry (digitalisation, sustainability, etc.).

Preferential rates on Swiss Plastics Cluster activities.

Training in collaboration with the FSRM and 15% discount for cluster members on plastics training.

Opportunity to participate in the development of collaborative projects between industrial and academic partners and funded by the New Regional Policy of the canton of Fribourg if accepted.

Visibility of members via our website and our LinkedIn page.


The members of the association

Christophe Jacot

Christophe Jacot


CEO Admo Plastique & TechnoSynthetic

Andreas Auer

Andreas Auer

Industry representative

CEO Impromat, Founder and owner Colorplastics SA

François Aeby

François Aeby


Director of Advanced Technologies, Dentsply Sirona

Marc Blanchard

Marc Blanchard

Industry representative

Managing Director KBS Spritztechnik,SBS Mechatronics, Burger Pen AG

bruno buergisser

Bruno Bürgisser

Research Representative

Professor at the University of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg

Gregory Schaffner

Grégory Schaffner

Industry representative

Montavon Technological Research Manager

Rudolph Koopmans

Rudolf Koopmans

Research Representative

Director Plastics InnovationCompetence Center (PICC)

Raphael Hatem

Raphaël Hatem

Cluster Manager