Science & technology policy: from tax revenue to innovation and successful startups

Wednesday May 13th 2015
Location: Swiss Tech Convention Center

Event impressions

Meet the keynote speakers and roundtable participants


Gaétan de Rassenfosse

Assistant Professor of
Innovation and IP Policy at EPFL


Beatrice Ferrari

Scientific advisor at the
State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI)


Jane Royston

Member of the Federal Commission
for Innovation (CTI)
, Business woman of the year


Alexandre Grutman

Founder & CEO of Inno-Fuel,
an advisory firm for innovation strategies




Innovation through Science Hacking

Tuesday April 28th 2015
Location: Hackuarium at UniverCité

Event impressions

Meet the keynote speakers and roundtable participants


Luc Henry

Co-founder and director of Hackuarium


Urs Gaudenz

Director of GaudiLabs


Sam Sulaimanov

Mission Lead and Association President of Project “Octanis”


Sachiko Hirosue

Co-founder of biodesign.cc



Disruptive Innovation For a Sustainable Future

Tuesday March 10th 2015
Location: Rolex Forum EPFL

Event impressions

Meet the keynote speakers


Dr. Adrienne Corboud Fumagalli

Vice President of Innovation and
Technology Transfer, EPFL


Carlos Ruiz

Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman of Flatev


Dr. Christian Tidona

CEO of BioRN Cluster and
BioMed X Innovation Center


Dr. Sachiko Hirosue

Co-founder of biodesign.cc



Prof. Jeffrey Petty

Director of of eMBA at HEC/UniL


Yann Cotte

CEO of Nanolive


Prof. Georges Haour

Professor Emeritus of Technology & Innovation
Management at IMD


Bhupinder Bhullar

Project manager at Novartis