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Venture Leaders Biotech 2022

You belong to the top Biotech startups in Switzerland and want to boost your future? Then apply to be one of the 10 members of the 2022 Swiss National Startup Team Biotech for a rocking week travelling to international hotspots for health science and biotech. Don’t miss the opportunity!


Board Academy: Board due diligence

The Board Academy offers you a unique opportunity to participate with your company in a free due diligence session with constructive and useful feedback from experts. Apply now!


TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award 2022

Have your say on which Swiss startups will be celebrated at this year's TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award! Take part in the TOP 100 Public Voting and support for the startup that impresses you the most. From now until July 17th, 2022, all LinkedIn users have one vote each in the public competition to choose the 10 most innovative Swiss startups. The winners will be announced at the TOP 100 award ceremony on September 7th, 2022.


Discover the Canadian market with Vaud’s trade mission 2022

Open to all companies in the canton - from start-ups to SMEs to multinationals - the next trade mission from the Canton of Vaud will be in Canada (Montreal and Toronto) from the 11th until the 16th September 2022. The fields of innovation highlighted during this mission are Life Sciences, Artificial Intelligence and Manufacturing.


Kickstart 2022 : Open call

Kickstart is currently scouting for world-class later-stage startups offering cutting-edge solutions that answer the challenges of its partner organizations, with the goal of creating meaningful partnerships and positive impact. If you are a startup looking for strategic partnerships to scale your venture, apply now!


Boosting sustainability for economic competitiveness

The fund to support the sustainable economy is part of the 105 million decree adopted by the Grand Council in September 2020 for the creation of measures dedicated in particular to innovation and the sustainable economy. The aim is to stimulate sustainability in the service of economic competitiveness. The first of the measures in favor of the sustainable economy is now available from the Department of Economy, Innovation and Sport.


Study of digital professions and training

As part of a study conducted by Alp ICT for the canton of Vaud on the evolution of jobs and training in the digital sector, we would like to ask you to take a few minutes to better understand how digital needs impact your company.


HemostOD receives CHF 100,000 from FIT for its on-demand blood platelets

Based at the EPFL Innovation Park, HemostOD has developed an innovative solution for ex vivo on-demand production of blood platelets, thus providing an efficient alternative to blood donor platelet transfusions as known today. The Tech Seed loan from the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT) will allow HemostOD to pursue its projects in collaboration with UNIL, CHUV and UNIGE.


Call for projects: Showcase 2030

How can we implement solutions at scale to reach a net-positive planet? To this purpose, Showcase 2030 gathers impact-driven startups, researchers, investors, industry representatives, NGOs, policy-makers and the civil society to build a collaborative ecosystem that enables the creation and scaling of systemic interventions. Apply now for a chance to present during the two-day flagship event!