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The first hackathon in Switzerland dedicated to tackle food waste and food-related emissions will take place in Geneva

10/10/2016 FoodHack Geneva, taking place at Seedspace, Geneva on the 29th & 30th of October, will bring together 60 talented participants built up of developers, designers and business people to shape the future of food for good. Over this 2 day, 36-hour event, startups, entrepreneurs and corporates will all come together under one roof to change the way we handle our food waste and reduce our food-related emissions in Switzerland. More

Switzerland most innovative country for the sixth consecutive year

18/08/2016 Switzerland leads the 2016 rankings in the Global Innovation Index released yesterday by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). More


09/03/2016 March 19, 2016, Radisson Blu Hotel Congress Center, Vilnius, Lithuania More

Seedstars Summit in Lausanne - registration is open

23/02/2016 Seedstars announces its annual Summit under the theme Billions. The agenda includes conferences, talks and workshops about how to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through entrepreneurship and technology. More


04/02/2016 IBM Innovative Solutions and Technologies Center and Enterprise Incubator Foundation are happy to announce that for the first time in the region an IBM Watson expert will give workshop for Armenian Tech community More

Kickstart Accelerator is looking for start-ups from all over the world

20/01/2016 Kickstart Accelerator was officially launched today. Its goal is to make startups succeed globally by giving them exclusive access to Switzerland’s growing hub of tech and innovation. The program is an initiative by the Kick Foundation in cooperation with DigitalZurich2025. More

Fintech: Every 11th Fintech company comes from Switzerland

03/12/2015 IG Bank Switzerland conducted an extensive study on the Swiss Fintech Industry with Swiss start-up founders and Fintech investors to analyze the current status and trend of Fintech industry in Switzerland in comparison to other countries in the world and its role in the future transformation of the financial sector. Results indicate that every 11th Fintech company out of 1’233 companies worldwide originates from Switzerland. More

Red carpet for Swiss innovation in China

13/11/2015 The venture leaders program gain success: Organized by venturelab and swissnex China, 10 selected Swiss startups finished a 10-day intensive journey to Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen in October. Don’t miss their adventures in far east. Meanwhile in South Africa venture leaders alumni partner with big companies and were selected for great awards. More

Swiss start-ups at Websummit Dublin

06/11/2015 From the 2nd till 5th of November, one of the world’s largest tech and start-up conference is taking place in Dublin. 56 Swiss start-ups will compete for attention. One of the Swiss entrepreneurs – Daniel Baur from – prepared a list of all 56 start-ups that we will publish in two parts. More

International Create Challenge announces winners

25/09/2015 During a celebratory dinner the results of the fourth edition of the International Create Challenge, accelerator program organized by the Idiap Research Institute, were announced. Three prize winner were selected. More