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Nov 10, 2021

Medienmitteilung: Kickstart Programm Erreicht Meilenstein: Mehr als 200 Innovations-Deals Vereinbart

ZÜRICH, 10. November 2021 - Kickstart Innovation, eine der führenden Innovationsplattformen in Europa, hat mit der Bekanntgabe der diesjährigen 50 Proofs of Concepts (PoCs) und weiteren Partnerschaften zwischen Start-ups, Scale-ups und etablierten Unternehmen und Organisationen über 200 Innovations-Deals seit seiner Gründung realisiert. "Wir hoffen natürlich, dass unter den neuen Partnerschaften ebenso erfolgreiche Beispiele sind, wie wir sie in den vergangenen Jahren u.a. bei Planted / Coop und Migros, Veezoo und Axa oder decentriq und PostFinance sehen konnten", erklärt Katka Letzing, Mitgründerin und CEO von Kickstart Innovation. Seit 2015 wurden insgesamt über 200 solcher Kooperationen in den Themenfeldern Circular Economy, EdTech & New Work, FinTech & InsurTech, Food & RetailTech, HealthTech und Smart City & Technology initiiert, und das mit grossem Erfolg. "Zum einen sind Digitalisierung und Nachhaltigkeit Innovationstreiber, zum anderen zeigt sich, dass die frühzeitige Transformation von Prozessen durch digitale und übergreifende innovative Lösungen einen klaren Wettbewerbsvorteil bietet. Grosse Unternehmen sind zunehmend daran interessiert, mit wachstumsstarken Start-ups zu kooperieren und hier gemeinsame Entwicklungen durchzuführen", so Katka Letzing weiter. Dieses Jahr kommen 13 Proofs of Concept aus der Schweiz, 37 aus dem Ausland.

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Medienmitteilung: Kickstart Programm Erreicht Meilenstein: Mehr als 200 Innovations-Deals Vereinbart

Nov 10, 2021

ZÜRICH, 10. November 2021 - Kickstart Innovation, eine der führenden Innovationsplattformen in Europa, hat mit der Bekanntgabe der diesjährigen 50 Proofs of Concepts (PoCs) und weiteren Partnerschaften zwischen Start-ups, Scale-ups und etablierten Unternehmen und Organisationen über 200 Innovations-Deals seit seiner Gründung realisiert. "Wir hoffen natürlich, dass unter den neuen Partnerschaften ebenso erfolgreiche Beispiele sind, wie wir sie in den vergangenen Jahren u.a. bei Planted / Coop und Migros, Veezoo und Axa oder decentriq und PostFinance sehen konnten", erklärt Katka Letzing, Mitgründerin und CEO von Kickstart Innovation. Seit 2015 wurden insgesamt über 200 solcher Kooperationen in den Themenfeldern Circular Economy, EdTech & New Work, FinTech & InsurTech, Food & RetailTech, HealthTech und Smart City & Technology initiiert, und das mit grossem Erfolg. "Zum einen sind Digitalisierung und Nachhaltigkeit Innovationstreiber, zum anderen zeigt sich, dass die frühzeitige Transformation von Prozessen durch digitale und übergreifende innovative Lösungen einen klaren Wettbewerbsvorteil bietet. Grosse Unternehmen sind zunehmend daran interessiert, mit wachstumsstarken Start-ups zu kooperieren und hier gemeinsame Entwicklungen durchzuführen", so Katka Letzing weiter. Dieses Jahr kommen 13 Proofs of Concept aus der Schweiz, 37 aus dem Ausland.

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Nov 10, 2021

Closing Party of Kickstart 2021

To mark the successful completion of Kickstart 2021, we are inviting the public to the official closing party.

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Closing Party of Kickstart 2021

Nov 10, 2021

To mark the successful completion of Kickstart 2021, we are inviting the public to the official closing party.

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Nov 4, 2021

Barriers to behavioural change

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" about the psychological barriers that hinder behavioural change. Given by Dr. Robert Tobias from University Zürich.

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Barriers to behavioural change

Nov 4, 2021

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" about the psychological barriers that hinder behavioural change. Given by Dr. Robert Tobias from University Zürich.

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Oct 28, 2021

Circular Design is better business

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" by Stephanie Estoppey from Studiocolony about the principles of Circular Design, as well as some case studies.

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Circular Design is better business

Oct 28, 2021

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" by Stephanie Estoppey from Studiocolony about the principles of Circular Design, as well as some case studies.

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Oct 21, 2021

Focus on climate and biodiversity

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" by Nick Beglinger from cleantech21, one of the most profound experts in Switzerland on the topic of sustainability.

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Focus on climate and biodiversity

Oct 21, 2021

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" by Nick Beglinger from cleantech21, one of the most profound experts in Switzerland on the topic of sustainability.

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Oct 14, 2021

How can finance have an impact on sustainable development?

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" by Mathilde Sohet of Inyova Impact Investing - How can finance have an impact on sustainable development?

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How can finance have an impact on sustainable development?

Oct 14, 2021

Talk from our series "Sustainability is better business" by Mathilde Sohet of Inyova Impact Investing - How can finance have an impact on sustainable development?

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Sep 23, 2021

Increasing Cyber Security through Swiss Startups - Utopia or the Future?

Increasing Cyber Security through Swiss Startups - Utopia or the Future?

Sep 23, 2021

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Sep 7, 2021

Opening Ceremony & Party of Kickstart 2021

Join us to celebrate our 5+1 Anniversary and to mark the start of the Kickstart 2021 program!

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Opening Ceremony & Party of Kickstart 2021

Sep 7, 2021

Join us to celebrate our 5+1 Anniversary and to mark the start of the Kickstart 2021 program!

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Jul 27, 2021

Kickstart’s Drive for Innovation: 53 Scaleups & Intra-Team Finalists will Develop Innovative Collaborations

Fostering entrepreneurial partnerships for a tech-led future. Kickstart will advance the innovation ecosystem with 53 high growth startups and intrapreneurship teams selected for the 2021 core program from 20 countries including Switzerland. From powering predictive health to connectivity and risk prevention as well as reinvention of event gatherings in the era of social distancing, Kickstart is enabling innovation decision makers to elevate their solutions with scaleups from around the world to tackle some of the most complex and critical issues of today.

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Kickstart’s Drive for Innovation: 53 Scaleups & Intra-Team Finalists will Develop Innovative Collaborations

Jul 27, 2021

Fostering entrepreneurial partnerships for a tech-led future. Kickstart will advance the innovation ecosystem with 53 high growth startups and intrapreneurship teams selected for the 2021 core program from 20 countries including Switzerland. From powering predictive health to connectivity and risk prevention as well as reinvention of event gatherings in the era of social distancing, Kickstart is enabling innovation decision makers to elevate their solutions with scaleups from around the world to tackle some of the most complex and critical issues of today.

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