Helping entrepreneurs grow and scale and providing members with high-speed access to innovation

Our Startup Bootcamps provide startups with vital business knowledge, offer rich networking and business opportunities, and provide access to established Swiss Accelerator Programs.

At the same time, our corporate members will benefit from a high-speed access to leading national and international startups which can help them accelerate their own ideas and digital transformation processes.

For international Scaleups

The Market Entry Bootcamp offers promising international startups a deep-dive into the Swiss entrepreneurship ecosystem via access to leading Swiss corporations, Swiss accelerator and incubator programs as well as public institutions.

As a participating startup you will engage in an intensive matchmaking program composed of corporate intros, pitches, 1:1 meetings, expert workshops as well as networking events. Moreover, you will have the possibility to be shortlisted to take part in a leading Swiss startup accelerator and further profit from mentoring, funding and networking possibilities.

Applications are welcome from International scale-ups provided you meet one of the following requirements:

  • Successful external financing rounds
  • Validated business model & product
  • Demonstrated value proposition for corporates

… as well as a product/service in one of the following sectors:

  • FinTech & Cybersecurity
  • Digital Health & Wellbeing
  • FoodTech & RetailTech
  • Smart City, Mobility & Infrastructure
  • EdTech & Learning

Corporates apply here!

Startups apply here!

Dates & Location

27 & 28 May 2019 in Zurich & Bern

Additional Participation Information for Corporates

Benefit from this curated high-speed Bootcamp with access to leading international startups and accelerate your own digital transformation process.

The Bootcamp is open to digitalswitzerland members but also to non-members. Each participating corporation can bring in two participants. Spots are limited and the registration follows a first-come-first-serve principle.

For digitalswitzerland members the program is free of charge. Non-members will be charged with a participation fee. For more information regarding registration and participation please contact our Project Manager Matthias Zwingli (matthias@digitalswitzerland.com).

 

The Market Entry Bootcamp is operated by:

For Swiss Scale-ups

The Scale up Bootcamp offers Swiss Scale up startups rich business development opportunities with industry leaders to accelerate their businesses.

As a participating startup you will engage in an intensive half-day matchmaking bootcamp for business deals composed of corporate intros, pitches, 1:1 meetings as well as a rich networking opportunity.

Applications are welcome from Swiss scale-up startups provided you meet one of the following requirements:

  • Successful external financing rounds
  • Validated business model & product
  • Demonstrated value proposition for corporates

… as well as a product/service in one of the following sectors:

  • FinTech & Cybersecurity
  • Digital Health & Wellbeing
  • EnterpriseTech, AI & Customer Solutions
  • Smart City & Industry

Corporates apply here!

Startups apply here!

Dates & Locations

04.04. 2019 Startup Space, Zurich

  • FinTech & Cybersecurity (morning)
  • Digital Health & Wellbeing (afternoon)

14.11. 2019 Gotham Lab, Lausanne

  • EnterpriseTech, AI & Customer Solutions (morning)
  • Smart City & Industry 4.0 (afternoon)

Additional Participation Information for Corporates

Benefit from these curated match-making Bootcamps with leading Swiss Scale up startups and accelerate your own digital transformation process.

The Bootcamps are open to digitalswitzerland members but also to non-members. Each participating corporation can bring in two participants per Bootcamp. Spots are limited and the registration follows a first-come-first-serve principle.

For digitalswitzerland members the program is free of charge. Non-members will be charged with a participation fee. For more information regarding registration and participation please contact our Project Manager Matthias Zwingli (matthias@digitalswitzerland.com).

The Scale up Bootcamps are a cooperation between:

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