Events

7/18/2019

EIT Food Pitchfest

In partnership with Venturelab and the Integrative Food and Nutrition Center at the EPFL, the EIT-Food (Europe’s leading food innovation initiative) is welcoming European-based foodtech startups at the EPFL Innovation Park. Come listen to 1-min pitches of these 20 European startups in the fields of food science, nutrition and microbiology.

EPFL Innovation Park, Lausanne

8/12/2019

Business Creation ICT

Are you about to set up your ICT company or have you recently started a new business? In this 5-day training module organized by Venture Lab, you will receive specific answers to your questions about your ICT startup. This module will also help you to improve your plans and consolidate your knowledge. Get your startup ready for a final presentation in front of investors.

Gotham Gare, Lausanne

9/3/2019

Digital Day 2019

Under the motto «experiencing digital together», the population will meet on Tuesday, 3 September 2019 for the third national Digital Day. The first programme highlights of over 150 free-of-charge events will be available here at the beginning of July.

9/4/2019

TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award

Switzerland is the home of excellent startups, and there is a unique opportunity to discover the best of them at the TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award 2019. Each year since 2011, the 100 most innovative and promising Swiss startups are picked by a jury of 100 leading investors and startup experts.

Maag Halle, Zurich

9/5/2019

Workshop series: Corporate-Startup Partnering for Success

EPFL Innovation Park created a 2-day workshops with dozens of company executives as speakers, to talk about their best practices and lessons learned from their own experiences. There will be case studies as well as group discussions. Startup CEO/CTOs and corporate innovation managers will have the possibility to work side by side to help each other, to achieve better understanding and to build a powerful business and personal network.

EPFL Innovation Park, Lausanne

9/12/2019

Convergence in Oncology Summit 2019

For the second consecutive year, Biopôle SA and Salus Partners are organizing this international annual assembly of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors active in the field of Oncology.

Aquatis Conference Center, Lausanne

Free tickets for PME & Startups

9/13/2019

FAI International Drones Conference and Expo

The conference of experts, economy representatives, legislators and investors around the developments, opportunities and challenges of the drones domain.

EPFL Rolex Learning Center

Free tickets for PME & Startups

9/19/2019

Smart City Day 2019

The Smart City Day brings together 400 decision-makers from communities, regions, business and academia. Consultancy company Innobridge will hold this 6th edition in Valais on the topic "Promoting in the present to prepare the future".

Théâtre du Crochetan, Monthey

10/1/2019

Alpine High-tech Venture Forum 2019

The 8th edition of the AHVF, organized by Tech Tour, convenes 50 Swiss and International investors, over 40 presenting companies from the Alpine region and more than 120 attendees.

Aquatis Hotel & Conference Center, Lausanne

Free tickets for PME & Startups

10/2/2019

Forum de l'économie du Nord vaudois

Le 1er Forum de l’économie du Nord vaudois se tiendra sur le thème "L'agroalimentaire à l'heure du drone". L’ADNV propose une formule de manifestation économique en format court, à vocation régionale.

Sainte-Croix

10/4/2019

Forum de l'Economie Vaudoise

Dans un monde de plus en plus complexe, la mutualisation des savoirs nourrit l'innovation et offre de nouveaux relais de croissance. Le Forum de l'Economie Vaudoise vous invite à découvrir les nouveaux modes d'emploi de l'intelligence collective.

Salle Métropole, Lausanne

10/29/2019

BioAlps Networking Day

The half-day event will focus on the future of jobs within the healthcare industry. Speakers from academia, industry, startups and research institutions will gather to discuss how new technologies are shifting the professional and educational paradigms in life sciences.

Théâtre du Crochetan, Monthey

10/29/2019

How to manage waste at big events

For the "journées du Tripôle", TecOrbe will host this 3-day event consisting of 4 modules : limiting waste at events ; regulation as a factor of success ; logistics and tips for execution ; waste management for a sport event.

Tripôle, Yverdon-les-Bains

11/10/2019

Economic Mission in Seattle (Washington) and Austin (Texas)

Le canton de Vaud organise, avec le soutien de S-GE, une délégation vaudoise autour de l'innovation digitale, plus spécifiquement dans les domaines de la santé, de la mobilité, de l'intelligence artificielle, des objets connectés et de la fabrication.

Seattle / Austin, USA

11/18/2019

Seedstars Expansion Program: CEE Summit in Kazakhstan

Third edition of the Seedstars Expansion Program is a unique occasion for Vaud startups to meet the most talented entrepreneurs from emerging countries. 10 startups will travel - free of charge - to attend one of the 4 Seedstars Regional Summits. From 18 to 22 November, the CEE Summit will take place in Kazakhstan.

Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Free tickets for PME & Startups

11/19/2019

EPFL turns 50: Innovation Day

For the EPFL, 2019 marks 50th year of transferring cutting-edge technology to industry. To mark the occasion, the institution isholding a special Innovation Day inviting industry leaders and successful entrepreneurs to share their experience and vision. Entrepreneurs with an exceptional path will give an overview of their experience, their determination to succeed and how EPFL has been contributing to their success.

Rolex Learning Center, Lausanne

Free tickets for PME & Startups

11/20/2019

EPFL turns 50: Investor Day

EPFL is very young yet routinely ranks among the top 20 engineering schools worldwide. And it is home to a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem flush with initiatives and backed by generous government support. The first Investor Day, as part of the EPFL's year-long 50th anniversary celebration, will be the perfect opportunity to learn about many of the local startups – from budding enterprises to late-stage companies.

Rolex Learning Center, Lausanne

Free tickets for PME & Startups

11/25/2019

Seedstars Expansion Program: LATAM Summit in Colombia

Third edition of the Seedstars Expansion Program is a unique occasion for Vaud startups to meet the most talented entrepreneurs from emerging countries. 10 startups will travel - free of charge - to attend one of the 4 Seedstars Regional Summits. From 25 to 29 November, the LATAM Summit will take place in Colombia.

Medellin, Colombie

Free tickets for PME & Startups

11/25/2019

Seedstars Expansion Program: Asia Summit

Third edition of the Seedstars Expansion Program is a unique occasion for Vaud startups to meet the most talented entrepreneurs from emerging countries. 10 startups will travel - free of charge - to attend one of the 4 Seedstars Regional Summits. From 25 to 29 November, the Asia Summit will take place in Cambodia.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Free tickets for PME & Startups

12/3/2019

Seedstars Expansion Program: Africa Summit in South Africa

Third edition of the Seedstars Expansion Program is a unique occasion for Vaud startups to meet the most talented entrepreneurs from emerging countries. 10 startups will travel - free of charge - to attend one of the 4 Seedstars Regional Summits. From 3 to 5 December, the Africa Summit will take place in South Africa.

Johannesburg, Afrique du Sud

Free tickets for PME & Startups