A platform for controlling power grids remotely

Learn more about our latest success story - DEPsys, which has developed a smart grid management solution. Building on its robust growth in Switzerland, DEPsys now aims to expand globally.


Switzerland is still holding the highest number of patents per inhabitant

Swiss patent submissions have reached an all-time high. In total, the European Patent Office (EPO) received almost 8'000 registration in 2018 and Vaud is still the more dynamic in that matter.


Swissquote chooses Gland to triple its workforce

Switzerland's biggest bank will build a new facility to welcome 1'700 employees.


AngelSquare is looking for Switzerland's best startups

AngelSquare is a +600 experts community that has recently announced its intention to scout the Swiss market. Primarily located in Geneva, it will expand its activities throughout Switzerland and has the intention to gather the best Business Angels, Family Offices and VC Funds in order to support investment in the most promising startups. AngelSquare will throw its first event as a masterclass for swiss startups on April 12, in Geneva.


Bring technology to the farm

Precision agriculture is about to nest in conventional farming. It relies notably on robotics and artificial intelligence to limit the impact of farmers on the environment.


Biopôle launches the Digital Health Hub

Biopôle has inaugurated a new innovation center, the Digital Health Hub, dedicated to digital health in the presence of political and economic stakeholders from the region.


swiss aeropole joins Vaud's technology parks

The swiss aeropole Payerne has entered the official list of technology parks.


Zaphiro Technologies closes first financing round

Zaphiro Technologies, innovating in the energy market with their pioneering smart-grid solution, has successfully raised CHF 1.5 million.


Scale Up Vaud: 2360 jobs worldwide in 2019

The Scale Up Vaud initiative continues to grow and welcomes five new members.