We Grow Innovation
The canton of Vaud is the main center for research and innovation in Switzerland and is one of the wealthiest regions in the world. Science and industry work hand in hand thanks to the presence of globally renowned universities, research centers and companies, providing entrepreneurs with endless possibilities for innovation.
Industry in Vaud is based on expertise handed down over many generations, which has seen plenty of prime examples of firms earning a reputation for "Swiss Made" quality through the years.
The canton of Vaud is a leading European hub in terms of technology and innovation, most notably in research and development.
A dense network of schools and universities of global renown have placed the canton of Vaud at the forefront of education and research.
CleanGreens uses new environmentally-friendly technologies including a mobile aeroponic system that is unique in the world. Lettuce and aromatic herbs are sprayed with water and nutrients using retractable vertical nozzles.
DEPsys has developed a smart grid management solution. Building on its robust growth in Switzerland, DEPsys now aims to expand globally.
A biopharmaceutical company which develops and markets solutions in the sectors of reproductive and maternal health, urology, gastroenterology, and endocrinology. It was originally founded in Sweden and set up business in the Vaud municipality of Saint-Prex in 2006.
Learn about financial incentives and support organizations
Accelerate your innovation projects
Benefit from a local support
The tourism offer, a real vector of economic development in the regions, is enriched by the new project: La route des Grands Crus.
This educational trail, supported by Promove and run by Lavaux Patrimoine Mondial (LPm), aims to inform walkers about the Lavaux heritage and encourage the promotion and direct sale of wines.
50 entrepreneurs apply every year in Switzerland to benefit from the advantages of this program: local and international events, networking, evaluation of your business strategy... Send in your application by April 5!
Categories: Trade & Services, Industry, High Tech & Life Sciences, Emerging Entrepreneur, Family Business
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Swiss Tech Convention Center - Lausanne
State Councillor Frédéric Borloz, Head of the Department of Education and Vocational Training (DEF), will speak on the theme: "What future for apprenticeships and vocational training?"Event in French
Fairmont Le Montreux Palace - Le Petit Palais
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