swissnex and Innosuisse Startup Roadshow

Join our global startup team across Switzerland for a unique experience on business internationalization

Event Details


Multiple Venues in Switzerland


March 9th - 13th


Free Upon Registration

Innosuisse and the swissnex Network have partnered to provide a unique opportunity for Swiss startups to expand their business abroad.

The swissnex and Innosuisse Startup Roadshow is a chance for Swiss startups to learn about the Innosuisse Internationalization Camps and the markets represented by swissnex Network – Boston, New York,  San Francisco, India,  China and  Brazil, as well as the swissnex team based at the Swiss Embassy in London.

This Roadshow will happen from March 9th till 13th in Basel, Lausanne and Zurich with live events and scheduled dedicated time where startup entrepreneurs will be able to ask questions, schedule individual time with camp organizers, hear from camp alumni, and learn about all the opportunities for those hoping to enter foreign markets.

Dedicated Scheduled Time

Office hours are available for entrepreneurs to schedule dedicated time with one or more Innosuisse Internationalization Camp Organizers from around the globe. Startups are invited to come speak with camp organizers from Boston, New York, San Francisco, the UK or Shanghai about our specific markets and to ask questions about applying into the Innosuisse program or a specific camp. *sign-ups should be for 30 minute time slots.

Live Events

Going Global: Opportunities for Swiss Startups (Public Event in Zurich)
Together with other Swiss organizations supporting startups abroad, including Innosuisse and Swiss Global Enterprise the swissnex network will present a conversation about the ecosystem in Switzerland designated for helping Swiss startups as well as the benefits and considerations for expanding business to foreign markets. A question and answer session and informal networking session will follow the presentations.

Sebastien Hug (CEO, swissnex India)
Philip Morger (Internationalization Consultant, S-GE)

Going Global: Startup Internationalization Camps (Public Event in Lausanne)
Back by popular demand, the swissnex network has teamed up with alumni of our camp programs to present a panel on startup internationalization. Our three panelists will answer questions many startups consider when planning to go abroad, such as when is the right time, what brings success, and how do you choose where to go first. Alumni will also share their best practices for making the most of the Innosuisse Internationalization Camps. An informal networking session will follow the panel discussion.

Elisa Olivero (Product Manager, Aktiia) bio and head shot in progress
Benedikt Fasel (CEO, Archinisis) bio and head shot in progress
Third panelist TBC

Event Locations and Dates

Monday, March 9, 2020

Office hours in Basel

Vossius & Partners
Nadelberg 3, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Office hours in Lausanne
Location TBD

Public Event in Lausanne
Impact Hub Lausanne
Rue du Jura 11, 1004 Lausanne, Switzerland

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Public Event in Zurich
Sihlquai 125, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Friday, March 13, 2020

Office hours in Zurich
Sihlquai 125, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland