Venture leaders 2010

 

 

 

Swissnex Boston is excited to partner with venturelab to organize the 10th edition of the venture leaders program. The 20 entrepreneurs from Switzerland selected this year will have a full program in Boston from June 8th to 18th. They will visit local high tech companies, receive academic training from Babson College-Professors, interact with experts and most importantly network with local entrepreneurs, investors and other members of the high-tech community.

 

You are invited to join us on Thursday, June 17th at Microsoft NERD Center - starting at 6 pm – for the "Global Pitchfest". During this event, the venture leaders and 20 local entrepreneurs will have 1 minute to pitch their ideas or business plans. You will have the chance to interact with 40 leading entrepreneurs, select the best pitches and mingle with other members of the local innovation community. More Information and RSVP at http://pitchfest.eventbrite.com. If you are interested in joining the lineup of presenters, please contact Nina Ryser.

 

 

 

You can access the individual profiles in Biotech/Nanotech, Electronics/IT, Life Science/Engineering, Medtech and Medtech/Engineering of the participants by clicking on their names.

 

Biotech / Nanotech

 

Christopher Latkoczy

nanolytix GmbH

Nanolytix covers the detection of nano-particles performing in-house and mobile service analysis.

 

 

Jan Lichtenberg

InSphero AG

InSphero's biological microtissues help pharmaceutical companies to test new drugs in the laboratory more efficiently.

 

Nicolas Durand

Abionic

Based on an innovative nanotechnology approach, Abionic develops fast and low-cost screening tests for portable and medical diagnostic use.

 

Nina Geib

Virometix AG

Virometix develops a new generation of vaccinesusing its Synthetic Virus-Like Particle (SVLP) technology, which enables the creation of a novel type of synthetic nanoparticles.

 

Electronics / IT

 

Alexander Ilic

Dacuda AG

Dacuda develops and markets proprietary , patent pending technology for enabling fast and intuitive document scanning with handheld devices.

 

Johannes Reck

GetYourGuide AG

GetyourGuide is an ETH Zurich Spin-off, which provides a platform for tours, attractions & activities.

 

Samuel Mueller

Mirasense AG

Mirasense AG is the creator of ScanDK, the world's fastest and most accurate 1D barcode recognition technology for mobile phones.

 

Alexandre Alahi

VisioSafe

VisioSafe is an on-demand video surveillance service discarding the excessive costs and complexity of traditional surveillance systems.

 

Life Sciences / Engineering

 

Bastien Rachet

LFCM

LFCM provides a solution in the fluorescence imaging domain.

 

Benoit Dagon

Imina Technologies AG

Nanomanipulation boosted by mobility! Imina Technologies helps researchers in nanotechnologies and life science to get faster and more reliable results.

 

Francesco Dell'Endice

QualySense

QualySense AG develops and markets high-speed sorting devices for online monitoring of food quality and safety parameters.

 

Kilian Imfeld

3Brain

3Brain developed a new technology for in-vitro-high-resolution electrophysiology.

 

 

Medtech

 

Arik Zucker

Qvanteq AG

Qvanteq develops novel stent technologies to address and overcome the adverse effects of today's available coronary artery stents.

 

Emanuela Keller

NeMoDevices AG

NeMoDevices AG, founded in 2007 as a spin-off company from the University ETH Zurich stands for innovative neuromonitoring systems.

 

Hicham Majd

labseed Sarl

Medical devices of all materials, when implanted, induce the formation of a capsule around them that manifest as hard tissue contractions.

 

Marc Rocklinger

Power Insoles

Power Insoles develops and markets intelligent electronic shoe-insoles for diabetic people.

 

 

 

Medtech / Engineering

 

Matthias Peterhans

CAScination GmbH

CAScination provides a navigation system for surgery on soft tissues.

 

 

Remi Charrier

Stereo Tools AG

Stereo Tools is a Swiss MedTech company developing and providing guides for the future of brain surgery.

 

Tej Tadi

MindMaze

MindMaze aims to be a one stop solution where hospitals and clinics can harness innovative 3D technology.

 

Frederic Mauch

BioApply GmbH

BioApply is currently among the market leaders in terms of sales of biodegradable retail bags.

 

 

 

 

 

Venture leaders 2009

 


swissnex boston is excited to partner with the venturelab and to organize the 9th edition of the venture leaders (formerly NETS) program. Like every previous edition, the 20 entrepreneurs selected this year will have a full program in Boston from June 9th to 19th. They will visit local high tech companies, receive academic training from Babson College-Professors, interact with experts and most importantly network with local entrepreneurs, investors and other members of the high-tech community. Ernst & Young joins the program as partner this year and will put together an afternoon session as well.

You can access the individual profiles of the participants by clicking on their names. If you click on the industry, you can download all profiles for this group. Finally, all profiles can be downloaded in a single document.

Biomedical:
Antoni Philipp
(Biognosys AG)
We develop a MRM platform to find specific protein levels in tissue or blood and further establish a protein biomarker discovery and verification program.
Clement Virginie
(Sternergie)
Stemergie provides an innovative direct and non-toxic technology to
propagate, identify and purify cancer-initiating cells (CICs) from
human tumors.
Friedrich Michael
(Aimago SA)
Aïmago develops and markets non-invasive and contactless medical
diagnostic instruments to visualize microcirculation, the capillary
blood flow.
Hahn Friedrich
(MedDrop Technology AG)
Efficient local pain therapy by transporting active substances directly
through the skin using a special application system that is
empowered by oxygen.
Nagy Zoltan
(Femlo Tools GmbH)
Design and fabrication of high quality measurement and handling
instruments for the micro and nanodomain.
Social Networking:
Bernard Arnaud
(Housetrip)
HouseTrip is a website on which property owners will be able to
auction short-term rentals of their properties and correlatively users
will be able to bid for a stay.
Briner Raphael
(HyperWeek)
Social networks, social websites, social widgets, that enable web
publishers and marketers to drive deeper customer relationships, and
grow online audiences.
Gerhardt Dania
(Amazee AG)
Amazee empowers individual users and small groups to start global
initiatives. Users collaborate in open or closed projects, which they
set up themselves
Hirsig Christian
(Atizo - Open Innovation GmbH)
Atizo connects innovative companies with bright brains over the
internet. We develop a web based innovation method and build an
innovator community
Software:
Florey Gilles
(KeyLemon S.A.
KeyLemon is a software company which offers simple, fast and
convenient computer access solutions, based on face and speech
recognition, for all internet users with a webcam.
Gamard Stephane
(SALSAdev)
SALSAdev solutions allow to create, catalog and use DNA maps of
contextual documents, which capture the meaning of corporate
knowledge.
Sala Matthias
(Gbanga)
Pervasive location-aware massively multiplayer trans- reality game for
mobile phones
Weder Juergen
(NeuroPie Solutions AG)
Innovative and proven approach to manage time-critical, intertwined
systems, organisations and processes in real-time.
Internet:
Hoffman Franz
(FONTSELF)
Fontself proposes a radical approach to create, distribute and display
a new breed of fonts.
Rizzotti Sven
(Syndicate)
Syndicate allows anyone to customize the web to his own needs
without installing any software. Web pages can be reduced,
rearranged, or combined with other web pages into a new,
personalized experience.
von Rickenbach Pascal
(Streamforge)
We provide our customers in the media business with a new solution
to distribute their audio and video content over the internet.
Nanotech/Hightech:
Halim Samuel
(Nanograde GmbH)
Nanograde is specialized on the customized production of
nanoparticles and the development of products by the use of such
nanoparticles
Milyutin Evgeny
(Piezosens)
Piezoelectric resonators for high-performance sensors in bio and
medical applications.
Voegeli Mario
(Arktis Radiation Detectors Ltd.)
Arktis Radiation Detectors is developing a new technology that
detects radiological and explosive threats in cargo containers
Wayenberg Alexandre
(AgoraBee S.A.)
AgoraBee provides a complete platform for active RFID (Radiofrequency Identification) and location-aware WSN (Wireless Sensor Network)

Venture leaders 2008

 

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swissnex boston is excited to partner with the venturelab and to organize the 8th edition of the venture leaders (formerly NETS) program. Like every previous edition, the 20 entrepreneurs selected this year will have a full program in Boston from June 10 to 20th. They will visit local high tech companies, attend a course at Babson College, interact with experts and most importantly network with local entrepreneurs, investors and other members of the high-tech community. Ernst & Young joins the program as partner this year and will put together an afternoon session as well.

You can access the individual profiles of the participants by clicking on their names. If you click on the industry, you can download all profiles for this group. Finally, all profiles can be downloaded in a single document

Pitches (10MB)

Thinkswiss


ThinkSwiss
is a US wide program that highlights and showcases Switzerland as a global, knowledge-based country full of talent, high-tech opportunities and creativity. Its goal is to foster an even stronger network of long-term relations in education, research and innovation between the United Staates and Switzerland.

Please visit the website at thinkswiss.org.

Technology Transfer Fellowship Program at Boston University

swissnex boston is very delighted to announce the opportunity for a senior tech transfer officer of a Swiss university (including Swiss universities of applied sciences) to spend a 3 months Technology Transfer Fellowship 2007 at the Office of Technology Development of Boston University.

For further information about the program please contact directly Pascal Marmier, Senior Advisor Education and Academic Affairs, swissnex boston.

Venture leaders 2007


swissnex boston is excited to partner with the venturelab and CTI to organize the 8th edition of the venture leaders (formerly NETS) program. Like every previous edition, the 20 entrepreneurs selected this year will have a full program in Boston from June 10 to 20th. They will visit local high tech companies, attend a course at Babson College, interact with experts and most importantly network with local entrepreneurs, investors and other members of the high-tech community. Ernst & Young joins the program as partner this year and will put together an afternoon session as well.

You can access the individual profiles of the participants by clicking on their names. If you click on the industry, you can download all profiles for this group. Finally, all profiles can be downloaded in
single document.

Transplantation Fellowship Program


A transatlantic collaboration program between American and Swiss institutes involved in transplantation research. Regular videoconferences at SHARE with laboratories in Switzerland.

Time frame:

March 2005 - 2008

Partners & Sponsors:


Novartis, Swiss university hospitals, Massachussetts General Hospita

 

 

 

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