Swiss Technology Award 2012 launched
The Swiss Technology Award wil be held this year for the 25th time. Outstanding technological innovations in Switzerland are sought in three categories: «Inventors», «Start-up» and «Maturity Stage».
The Swiss Technology Award is more than just a trophy. Award-winning projects will receive an individually tailored package of benefits:
- Participation at an international trade fair
- Professional video-portrait of the company/innovation/project
- Extensive media exposure
- Participation at the Swiss Innovation Forum 2012
- Marketing support
Detailed information and the registration platform can be accessed now at www.swiss-innovation.com/award. Application documents must be completed online. Deadline for registration is August 24th 2012.
Applications are invited from innovative entrepreneurs, teams and companies, as well as start-ups from business and industry (in particular SMEs), teams from universities and universities of applied sciences, with technology-based business ideas which they are looking to translate into market success.
The awards will be presented as part of the Swiss Innovation Forum on the Novartis Campus in Basel. Distinguished speakers attending the Swiss Innovation Forum will include Michael J. Gelb, expert on innovation and creativity; Sahar Hashemi, Co-Founder Coffee Republic and Lukas Braunschweiler, CEO Sonova Holding AG. The Swiss Innovation Forum will take place on 8 November 2012.
Several start-up awards launched
Registration is open for the Swiss Technology Award and the Heuberger Winterthur Jungunternehmerpreis. And there is still a chance to participate in the next International Create Challenge. The application deadline was postponed to 23 June.
The Editorial Team