Meeting Geneva Start-ups at FONGIT

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DateThursday, June 08, 2017
Time17:00 - 19:30
Speaker(s)James Miners, Senior Business Advisor and member of the club

Event fully booked - please contact the secretariat to be on the waiting list

Fongit - Switzerland’s premier startup incubator

Switzerland is often ranks first in innovation, but do you know where to find its thriving startup scene?

Fongit has pioneered innovation incubation, supporting Swiss startups in transforming their novel technology social & economic value for over 25 years.

With 50+ deep tech startups, in fields spanning from Advanced Engineering, to IT, & Medtech, Fongit’s track record includes 10+ M&A exits, and CHF150 M raised.

During this visit you will:

  • Visit Switzerland’s premier startup community and see innovation in action
  • Meet with world-class startup entrepreneurs

Antonio Gambardella, Director of Fongit, will explain:

  • How incubators double the rate of startup success
  • The Swiss model of startup success - and how it differs from the USA VC approach
  • How can corporates and SMEs best benefit from startups and their lean innovation practices

If you are passionate about innovation and entrepreneurship, this is a visit not to miss…

The visit will be followed by a networking cocktail.

FeesGuest: CHF 50.00
IMD Alumni: CHF 50.00
Member: CHF 0.00
VenueFONGIT - Fondation genevoise pour l'Innovation Technologique
Chemin du Pré-Fleuri 3
1228 Plan-les-Ouates
Registration DeadlineThursday, May 04, 2017

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