The Centre

The Centre for Global Dialogue (the Centre) is Swiss Re's premier conference facility. It is a dedicated venue hosting industry-leading events on risk and insurance.

The Swiss Re Institute leverages the Centre to engage its key stakeholders in a personal dialogue and create lasting impressions.

Alongside conference facilities, the Centre features a business hotel for Swiss Re clients, stakeholders and staff; as well as fine dining facilities.

The Centre is located just outside of Zurich, in an idyllic position for views of the lake and mountains beyond.

How to get to the Centre

Please do not hesitate to contact us:

Centre for Global Dialogue
Gheistrasse 37
CH-8803 Rüschlikon

Tel: +41 43 285 8100
Fax: +41 43 282 0139

Get directions

Download map (pdf)

Airport transfers
For airport transfers to the Centre, there are three options available:

  1. Private car service from Zurich Airport (CHF 160.00)
    A driver will wait for you directly outside the "Customs Exit" with a name plate (15 minutes waiting time included). To order this service, please contact

  2. Taxi transfer from Zurich Airport (CHF 90.00 - CHF 120.00 depending on traffic)

  3. Train from Zurich Airport
    There are trains to Thalwil (CHF 8.60). Once you are in Thalwil, you may take a taxi to the Centre (~ CHF 30.00).

We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Centre!