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Steering committee

The steering committee is responsible for the strategic management of the eGovernment Switzerland organisation. It is comprised of three political representatives each from all government levels.

The steering committee manages eGovernment Switzerland from a strategic viewpoint. It is responsible for the implementation of the eGovernment Strategy Switzerland. The committee has a total of nine members: three representatives each of the Confederation, the cantons and the communes. The Federal Council, the Conference of the Cantonal Governments of Switzerland, the Swiss Union of Cities and the Association of Swiss Communes appoint their representatives. The steering committee is chaired by the Head of the Federal Department of Finance (FDF). The tasks and responsibilities of the steering committee are defined in Articles 10 to 12 of the framework agreement.

Members

  • Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer, Head of Federal Department of Finance (FDF), chairman
  • Federal Chancellor Walter Thurnherr, Federal Chancellery (FCh)
  • State Secretary Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)
  • Cantonal Councillor Marcel Schwerzmann, canton of Lucerne
  • Cantonal Councillor Pierre Maudet, canton of Geneva
  • Cantonal Chancellor Rainer Gonzenbach, canton of Thurgau
  • Mayor Michael Künzle, Winterthur City, canton of Zurich
  • Communal President Beat Tinner, Commune of Wartau, canton of St. Gallen
  • Peter Bernasconi, representative, Association of Swiss Communes
  • Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer, Head of Federal Department of Finance (FDF)
  • Federal Chancellor Walter Thurnherr
  • State Secretary Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)
  • Cantonal Councillor Pierre Maudet, canton of Geneva
  • Cantonal Councillor Marcel Schwerzmann, canton of Lucerne
  • Cantonal Chancellor Rainer Gonzenbach, canton of Thurgau
  • Mayor Michael Künzle, Winterthur City, canton of Zurich
  • Communal President Beat Tinner, Commune of Wartau, canton of St. Gallen
  • Peter Bernasconi, Board Member, Association of Swiss Communes