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Innosuisse start-up training - Business Concept

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Make your first steps in the entrepreneurial world! The Business Concept program is part of Innosuisse Startup Training, run by EPFL Innovation Park in western Switzerland. This free training provides you with the practical tools to transform your idea into a strong business project. Get introduced to entrepreneurs and industry experts, and meet other talents like yourself all over Suisse romande.

Upcoming Events

  • Yes You Can! - Business Ideas Talk and Pitch Competition
    Yes You Can! - Business Ideas Talk and Pitch Competition
    UNIFR- Perolles 22, Room: Joseph Deiss
    Dec 02, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM GMT+1
    UNIFR- Perolles 22, Room: Joseph Deiss, Bd de Pérolles 90, 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
    Interested in innovation, research, and entrepreneurship? Join us for a discussion on how to develop a project into a potential business. Got a business idea, pitch it and win prizes!
  • Unleash Your Superpowers - Workshop for Female Founders
    Unleash Your Superpowers - Workshop for Female Founders
    Lausanne
    Nov 12, 2021, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Lausanne, Rte Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    An interactive workshop for female founders and leaders to develop high impact leadership tactics and gain an understanding of legal frameworks.
  • Is Entrepreneurship for Me?  At GEW
    Is Entrepreneurship for Me? At GEW
    UNIMAIL Salle MR 170
    Nov 11, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    UNIMAIL Salle MR 170, Bd du Pont-d'Arve 40, 1205 Genève, Switzerland
  • Women's Tech and Innovation Journeys
    Women's Tech and Innovation Journeys
    EPFL Forum Rolex
    Nov 01, 2021, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    EPFL Forum Rolex, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Rte Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Join notable EPFL Alumni and ex- faculty for a conversation about forging an innovative career in technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. * For the livestream: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81719006533?pwd=VEJVUjZQTXZHM0xGOG9pdi9oVVBiUT09 Meeting ID: 817 1900 6533 Passcode: 589235
  • Building Tech That Engages At Smart City Experience Hackathon
    Building Tech That Engages At Smart City Experience Hackathon
    Online
    Oct 12, 2021, 1:30 PM
    Online
  • Unleash Your Superpowers - Workshop for Female Founders
    Unleash Your Superpowers - Workshop for Female Founders
    TBD Potential Hybrid
    Jun 09, 2021, 12:55 PM – 5:15 PM
    TBD Potential Hybrid
    An interactive workshop for female founders and leaders to hone in their negotiation skills, develop high impact leadership tactics and gain an understanding of legal frameworks.
  • Women Leaders in AI
    Women Leaders in AI
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86442096486
    Jun 02, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86442096486
    Enter the world of women entrepreneurs leading start-ups that combine creativity and AI to deliver business value and impact. In partnership with Women In Digital Switzerland.
  • Innovation in Women's Health
    Innovation in Women's Health
    Online
    May 27, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Online
    Discover trends, challenges and latest technology in the world of female health and wellness.
  • YES YOU CAN! - Recruit Your Startup Team  at STIL Conference  (1)
    YES YOU CAN! - Recruit Your Startup Team at STIL Conference (1)
    ONLINE
    Apr 22, 2021, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    ONLINE
    Science2Market is excited to participate at this year’s STIL conference. Visit us at our booth and join us at our Business Ideas conference featuring serial entrepreneurs Frank Gerritzen  and Jean de Wolff.
  • Yes You Can! From Idea to Market at HIEG-VD Celebrons Nos Talents
    Yes You Can! From Idea to Market at HIEG-VD Celebrons Nos Talents
    Online Event
    Apr 14, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Online Event
    Cet événement permettra de présenter et de célébrer le succès de start-up issues de la HEIG-VD, ainsi que de présenter les nouveaux outils de soutien à l’entrepreneuriat mis en place par la Haute Ecole.
  • YES YOU CAN! - Recruit Your Startup Team  at STIL Conference
    YES YOU CAN! - Recruit Your Startup Team at STIL Conference
    ONLINE
    Apr 12, 2021, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    ONLINE
    Science2Market is excited to participate at this year’s STIL conference. Visit us at our booth and join us at our Business Ideas conference featuring serial entrepreneurs Frank Gerritzen  and Jean de Wolff.
  • From Idea to Market: how to launch and scale an idea in the outdoor and sports world at DXO Hack
    From Idea to Market: how to launch and scale an idea in the outdoor and sports world at DXO Hack
    Online Event
    Mar 25, 2021, 5:10 PM – 6:15 PM
    Online Event
    GaitUp Founder, Benoit Mariani and CamptoCamp Co-Founder, Claude Philipona share their tips, challenges and advice in scaling technology in the outdoor and sports world.
  • Yes you can! Innovate in a post-COVID world
    Online
    Dec 16, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Online
  • Yes You Can! - Innovate in a Post COVID World
    Yes You Can! - Innovate in a Post COVID World
    Zoom
    Dec 16, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Zoom
    Can crisis create opportunities? How do you leverage your skills to scale an idea with positive impact? Join us to find out!
  • Yes You Can! Disrupt Traditional Businesses
    Yes You Can! Disrupt Traditional Businesses
    ONLINE
    Dec 09, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    ONLINE
    Explore how traditional businesses are still ripe for disruption despite technological advances.
  • Yes You Can! -  Innovate in Food!
    Yes You Can! - Innovate in Food!
    University of Fribourg, PER 21 A120
    Dec 07, 2020, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    University of Fribourg, PER 21 A120, Avenue de l'Europe 20, 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
    Learn tips from two successful entrepreneurs on how to turn an idea into a company, and hear from newcomers who will pitch their business ideas.
  • Yes You Can! - Food Innovation
    Yes You Can! - Food Innovation
    Zoom
    Dec 07, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    La boulangerie d'aujourd'hui entre innovation & tradition.
  • SWISS ACCELERATORS' SHOWCASE 2020
    SWISS ACCELERATORS' SHOWCASE 2020
    TBA
    Dec 03, 2020, 10:00 AM – Dec 04, 2020, 5:00 PM
    TBA
    EPFL Innovation Park's incubator La Forge, with partners Geneus, Groupe Mutuel (Innopeaks), and Hewlett Packard Enterprises are glad to announce the first common startup Demo Day showcase!

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