Do you know everything Swiss Exhibitors’ Committee is doing for you?

As a journalist you can benefit from our privileged contacts with the 120 Swiss exhibitors present at Baselworld. We are exclusively providing them with a dedicated press service and would be delighted to support you in your activities. Starting in January, our service provides Swiss brands with a unique opportunity to showcase their new products through various means, like digital publications, newsletters, a HUB with all press kits and the website. During the Show, the Swiss Press Centre is the focal point for all media activities and the best place for Swiss exhibitors and journalists to connect.

Register now for free on to receive all latest information about the brands and their products, as well as the reminders ahead of time for you to take the most out of your trip to Baselworld.

Services for registered media only!

•    Approx. 60 new Swiss products announced
•    Issued regularly from February to March 21st
•    Four languages available (English, French, German, Spanish)
•    Related texts and HD photos


•    Issued during Baselworld as a Media Pack for journalists
•    Digital publication featuring all newsletter contents

Exclusive HUB Platform

•    A digital platform with press kits of approx. 120 Swiss exhibitors
•    To be ordered online End-February or onsite. The HUB will be online on Wednesday, March 21st

Swiss Press Centre - Open to all media representative

•    In the heart of Baselworld’s Press Centre : Hall 1.0 - South Entrance - 1st floor/Press Centre
•    Open daily from March 22nd to 27th, from 8.30 am to 6.30 pm (direct phone: +41 61 699 40 95) the media platform exclusively reserved for products
Only once registered, will you have full access to the above-mentioned services and around the year to all photos, texts, press releases, newsletters and press kits of Swiss exhibitors on Register here.

All press material from Swiss brands in BASELWORLD 2018 is available in the “Download Center” of swisstime.

If you have a question, a request or a particular need for Swiss exhibitors at Baselworld, we are at your disposal to respond. It is with pleasure that we look at the Swiss Press Centre.

Swiss Exhibitors’ Committee

The Swiss Exhibitors’ Committee at Baselworld is an association as defined by articles 60 and following of the Swiss Civil Code, with the purpose of promoting and defending the interests of Swiss manufacturers of watches, jewellery and related products in their relations with the Baselworld organizers. It also officially represents the Swiss delegation within the Worldwide Exhibitors’ Committee.

To this end, the Committee manages and oversees a number of activities aimed at the collective and fair promotion of all Swiss Exhibitors, for example through the Guide and the Swiss Press Centre located in Hall 1.0 - South Entrance - 1st floor/Press Centre.

Chairman: Mr François Thiébaud (Tissot); Deputy-chairmen: Mr Hubert J. Du Plessix (Rolex), Mr Juan-Carlos Capelli (Longines) for the watchmaking industry and Mr Niklaus Bieri (Furrer-Jacot) for the jewellery industry; Secretary: Mrs Hélène Fima (FH); Members and deputies: 41 official brand representatives (Company Chairmen, CEOs, Marketing Managers, Communication Managers, etc.).

Communication and press

Darwel SA
Mr. Yves Vulcan, Director
Av. de la Gare 5, CP 429
1001 Lausanne – Switzerland

Tel: +41 (0) 21 310 70 70 /


c/o Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry
Mrs. Hélène Fima, Secretary
Rue d’Argent 6
2501 Biel/Bienne – Switzerland

Tel: +41 (0) 32 328 08 28 /