26.05.2017 11:36

Interprefy announces closing of financing round

The Zurich-based operator of a cloud-based platform for remote simultaneous interpreting, Interprefy, recently raised CHF 850,000 in a private placement round.

26.05.2017 10:57

Swiss universities among the most innovative in Europe

Thomson Reuters has published its annual ranking of innovative European universities. Four Swiss universities made it to the Top 25. Only UK and Germany perform better. The ranking is based on ten different indicators including metrics for commercial impact.

26.05.2017 09:24

Chatbot gibt Veranstaltungstipps

Nach seiner App für die Freizeitplanung namens Crowd lanciert das Zürcher Startup Gimalon nun einen Chatbot für den Facebook Messenger. Dieser durchsucht wöchentlich zehntausende von Events und macht den Nutzern passende Vorschläge.

26.05.2017 08:30

Sciencepreneurs wanted for Academia-Industry Training Camps in Brazil and India

The AIT program gives scientists the opportunity to push their research project closer to a real world application by connecting them to research, start-up and business communities in two untapped markets with high potential. It includes a 1-week acceleration and mentoring program in India, respectively Brazil. Applications are now open.  


24.05.2017 16:55

Die Nominierten für den CTI Swiss Medtech Award stehen fest

Chips, auf denen Mikrolungen für Medikamententests kultiviert werden, ein neuer Ansatz für die Immuntherapie bei Krebs und ein Rehabilitationssystem für das Gangtraining – dies sind die Nominierten des diesjährigen CTI Medtech Awards. Der Preis wird im Rahmen des Swiss Medtech Days am 13. Juni erneut von Bundesrat Johann Scheider-Ammann übergeben.

24.05.2017 16:15

Sensoryx closes first financing round

The Swiss electronics startup Sensoryx AG announced the successfully closing of its first financing round of about 1 million Swiss Francs with private investors and members of the StartAngels. The funds will facilitate for filing for patents, funding team growth and commission the first production series of the system.

24.05.2017 14:34

“In Switzerland, we are not aggressive enough”

Digitalisation in the health sector is in full swing. Switzerland is well positioned, but must be careful not to be overtaken by old and new competitors, according to serial entrepreneur Ulf Claesson. Active himself in this field with Clinerion, Claesson knows the situation first hand.

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13 Jun 2017, 9am - 5pm

Swiss Medtech Day 2017 Kursaal Bern, Kornhausstrasse 3, 3000 Bern

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22.06.2017 08:30 - 18:30

Venture Capital Deal Camp IMD, Lausanne

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