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Informations pour les entreprises vaudoises - coronavirus

La Confédération et les Cantons sont conscients des incertitudes économiques engendrées par l’évolution de l’épidémie COVID-19 et des conséquences directes sur le tissu économique.

Retrouvez sur le site internet de l'Etat de Vaud les mesures mises en place à destination des entreprises vaudoises.



Startup INVEST launched a virtual matchmaking platform: Startup MATCHER! Register now for FREE and connect to startups, investors, corporates and support organizations who are looking for funding, investments, partnering, and support opportunities. Indicate your needs and offers. Request virtual meetings and find your match online. Join Startup MATCHER


130 founders of Swiss start-ups have already joined the SuperFounder

More than 130 founders of Swiss start-ups have already joined the SuperFounder mentoring platform launched by Edouard Treccani. SuperFounder is a platform that allows eaerly-stage start-ups to get in touch with experienced founders for advice and coaching.To better understand the objectives and achievements of the platform, discover the interview conducted by


An economic study of the MALP conducted by SPEI

The Lausanne-Morges agglomeration project (PALM) is the canton's leading industrial and technological centre. The PALM represents 25% of the canton's business parks and more than 50% of Vaud's employment. In order to document the economic, land and real estate processes underway in this strategic area, the SPEI has conducted a study by the firm Wüest Partner. Discover the study!


Aspivix, lauréate du Scale-Up Programme d’Innosuisse

Le programme de scale-up coaching est un programme intensif de deux ans conçu pour les start-ups suisses de moins de cinq ans employant au moins cinq équivalents temps plein. Seize start-ups ont été sélectionnées et en bénéficieront. Parmi celles-ci, la société Aspivix, spécialisée dans le développement d’outils gynécologiques est basée à UniverCité, l’incubateur de la Fondation Inartis à Renens.


The merger of Innovaud and Economic Development - Canton of Vaud (DEV) officially approved

The general meetings of the associations Innovaud and Développement Économique - Canton de Vaud (DEV) validated the merger of the two entities into a single association during the extraordinary general meeting of March 12, 2020 in Lausanne. The new entity will be called "Innovaud". The committee members and the president of the new structure are also elected. Its new management was also chosen following a job competition. The two teams from Innovaud and DEV will work under the same roof for their common mission (media release, in French)


25 years of support for entrepreneurship

Accompany those who dare to undertake. For 25 years, GENILEM has been supporting innovative start-up companies. From IT to commerce, industry or green technologies, GENILEM offers innovative entrepreneurs in the canton of Vaud a 3-year professional coaching. To celebrate its 25th anniversary, all year round you will find accompanied company portraits and testimonials from entrepreneurs on a special website.


Save electricity and money!

The Swiss Federal Office of Energy is launching a programme to co-finance plant renovation projects. This programme finances measures to save electrical energy. If you are an SME or an industry in the canton of Vaud, plan to renew an installation, submit a project application before 24 April 2020 and benefit from a contribution of up to 30% of your investment costs.


Who will be the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020?

EY's Entrepreneur Of The Year program was launched more than 30 years ago and is now deployed in more than 60 countries and 150 cities around the world. The 2020 edition of the Entrepreneur Of The Year competition is open for entries! Submit your application for a chance to be nominated. Or do you know a personality who deserves to be nominated? The deadline for entries is April 15, 2020.