Conference Program

Design your own program by choosing sessions categorized in the following four tracks:

  • Inspiration: Think out of the box and get surprised.
  • Learning: Grow your skills and knowledge with excellent experts.
  • Scaling: Find out how to enlarge and internationalize your business and learn how to mature the ecosystem.
  • Pitching: Discover outstanding tech startups.

The exact time slots for each session will be defined soon. From May 19th, 2021, you can reserve your seat and book the sessions that suit you best. Over the next couple of days, we will add more sessions. Stay tuned.

Meet our speakers

Accurately selected speakers from around the world enhance the event with valuable insights. All of our speakers have a personal passion for the expertise they share.

Urs Anliker

Helbling Technik, Head of Development Team – Medical Embedded Software

Matt Bagwell

Advanced Oxygen Advantage™ Breathwork Instructor and Ultra-Endurance Athlete

Peter Balsiger

Swiss Entrepreneurs Foundation, Head of Experts

Alexandra Beckstein

Co-Author „Gründerinnen“

Judith Bellaiche

National Councillor

Noora Buser

Managing Partner – Impact Hub Bern

René Brugger

„Veni Digi Vinci“, Head of Digitalization, Raiffeisen Unternehmerzentrum AG

Christian Bückle

BV4, Associate

Danielle Cohen

swissnex Brazil, Startups and Innovation Project Manager

Dorian Ebneter


Martin Eichenhofer

9T Labs, CEO

Dr. Péter Fankhauser

Anybotics, Co-Founder & CEO

Raphael Fässler

Die Schweizerische Post, Investor @ Swiss Post Ventures

Alan Frei

Entrepreneur, Minimalist & Vagabond

Philippe Ganz

Co-Founder aiEndoscopic

Mike Glauser

Mitgründer von jumi

Patrick Griss

Partner Zühlke Ventures

Prof. Dr. Marc Gruber

EPFL Chair for Entrepreneurship & Technology Commercialization

Nicole Herzog

Tech Entrepreneur, Board Member and Business Angel

Marcel Hofstetter

Innosuisse, Scientific Officer

Stefan Huber

Innosuisse-Coach und Founder StoryUp

Jeremias Jurt

be-advanced AG, Head of Startup Program
others TBC

Archit Kansal

swissnex India, Program Lead – Deeptech, Innovation & Startup Partnerships 

Matthias Kaech

Intellectual Property Institute (IPI), Senior IP Trainer

Roman Kern

swissnex Network, Connections Explorer

Rahel Kiwic

Co-Owner Athletes Network & professional football player

Lorenz Klauser

Helbling Technik, Head of Development Team – Health, Food & Lifestyle

Patrick Lampert

Die Schweizerische Post, BU Head Circular Economy

André Lüthi


Lawrence Leuschner

Founder and CEO at TIER Mobility

Naomi MacKenzie

Co-Founder, KITRO

Mariana Mazzucato

Professor at UCL & Author

Dominique Mégret

Swisscom Ventures, Head

Philip Morger

Switzerland Global Enterprise, Consultant Internationalization Starters

Léa Miggiano

Co-Founder | CMO, Carvolution AG

Dr. Christian Moser Nikles

Intellectual Property Institute (IPI), Patent Expert

Timo Nührich

Clyde, General Manager

Julia Philipona

Co-Owner Athletes Network

Yanni Pipilis

Yanni Pipilis

Managing Partner, SoftBank
Investment Advisers

Stefan Rüssli

AMAG Innovation & Venture LAB, Head of Ventures

Penny Schiffer

Co-Founder & CEO, Raized.AI

Jeffrey Schnapp

Co-Founder and Chief Visionary
Officer, Piaggio Fast Forward

Stefan Stalder

Helbling Technik, Project Manager

Andri Silberschmidt

National Councillor

Peter Stähli

Swiss Entrepreneurs Foundation, Head of Entrepreneurship

Markus Steiner


Alexander Stöckel

Head of PM Equity Partner, Switzerland

Patrick Thévoz

Flyability, Co-Founder & CEO

Stephan von Watzdorf

Zurich Insurance Company
Head Cyber Risk & Professional Liability

Jaap Vossen

autoSense, CEO

Matthias Weibel

Entrepreneur & Optimist, CEO Raiffeisen Unternehmerzentrum AG

Klea Wenger

Swisscom Ventures, Investment Manager

Florian Wieser

Startup & Innovation Lead – SENS

Philipp Wetzel

AMAG Innovation & Venture LAB, Managing Director

Coming soon…

Accurately selected speakers from around the world enhance the event with valuable insights. There are many more speakers to be announced. Our website will continuously be updated.