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Swiss Innovation

On Feb 13, 2020
@JurgiCamblong shared
RT @EPFL_en: The Swiss Federal Council has renewed @MartinVetterli’s term as president of EPFL. The professor of communication systems will therefore lead EPFL for a second four-year term that will begin on 1 January 2021.

Federal Council renews Martin Vetterli's term as president of EPFL

The Swiss Federal Council has renewed Martin Vetterli’s term as president of Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), upon the recommendation of the ETH Board. The professor of ...

On Feb 17, 2020
@EPFL_Park shared
RT @FIT_fund: Congrats to Alexandre Martin and his team! FIT alumnus Smeetz raises additional CHF 700k to fuel current growth via @startuptickerCH #startupfit #VDtech cc @Smeetz_io @EPFL_Park

CHF 700k to fuel Smeetz growth

This brings the total amount raised by the Lausanne based startup to CHF 1.4 Mio. Smeetz augmented marketing and sales software can be integrated into any organiser’s website and …

On Feb 17, 2020
@GreaterZurich shared
RT @swisstech: What if we could stop climate change from reaching dangerous levels? With a simple and efficient technology developed by #SwissTech startup @Climeworks that removes carbon dioxide from the air, it is now possible. Find more here: ➡️

Climeworks: the Swiss CO2 vacuum cleaner

The Zurich-based company Climeworks has developed giant sensors to filter ambient air and capture carbon dioxide, which is then injected underground. Since the start-up was founded in 2017, ...

On Feb 15, 2020
@startups_CH shared
RT @ThinkSportCH: 🚀 Call for start-ups in sport and physical activity Looking to show your concept and ideas to a unique and international sport ecosystem? #TheSpot2020 has open registration for start-ups. Early-bird prices available now! ➡️

Start-ups, get set for THE SPOT 2020

ThinkSport’s international sport and innovation event will be back on 12 and 13 May in Lausanne and will spotlight your business idea in front of investors, established companies, …

On Feb 12, 2020
@SBH_USA shared
🇨🇭statellite #CHEOPS has successfully taken its first images of the sky! 👉 @unige_en @unibern Interested in #Switzerland? 👉

Switzerland as a business location

Switzerland is the best location for innovation. It offers stable political, economic and financial framework conditions combined with the highest standard of life. On behalf of the Swiss ...

On Feb 11, 2020
@FIT_fund shared
RT @GamayaNews: Gamaya announces the appointment of new CEO, Mathieu Hagen, who will lead the company through the next stage of its strategic development

Gamaya announces the appointment of new CEO, Mathieu Hagen

Gamaya, a Swiss crop intelligence AgTech startup, has appointed MATHIEU HAGEN as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective February 1…

On Feb 13, 2020
@startuptickerCH shared
Startup AUTOBAHN: #Porsche partners with Swiss startup #WayAhead on a pilot Project | The Swiss Startup News channel

Porsche partners with Swiss startup

Four months following its establishment, the Zurich based startup Way Ahead Technologies won a pilot project with Porsche, the premium German car manufacturer, to enhance mobility …

On Feb 12, 2020
@Fongit1 shared
💡The only constant is change! In this brief, discover what our ventures have been up to, see news and upcoming events, and discover trending publications as innovation enters a new decade. Read on: #Geneva #innovation #startups

Innovation Community News - February 2020

With encrypted event titles, locations, descriptions and participants, ProtonCalendar ensures user privacy in a time when public trust in big tech companies, which aim to create a …