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  • DAY 1

    June 10th 2020

  • Visit our Sponsors, Partners and Guest Countries at their booth in the Hall of Fame.
    CONNECT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

  • What is the best accelerator program for your startup? Visit our Accelerator Area to explore the options
    CONNECT
    DISCOVER
    Where
    AARE FOYER (4th Floor)

  • by Aparna Rao in collaboration with PATHOS Sponsored by GEBERT RÜF FOUNDATION
    DISCOVER
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

  • Experience VR & AR from our partners
    DISCOVER
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

  • The most exciting technologies coming from the best of Swiss academia Visit the Hot Cubes located around the city. Join the guided tours
    DISCOVER
    OFF-SITE
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    BERN

  • Welcome by Startup INVEST and opening kick off the Startup DAYs 2020.
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • KIDS & TECH by Mint & Pepper
    DISCOVER
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    GARTEN 1&2 (Ground Floor)

  • 40 support organisations and Accelerators pitching on the soapbox - 60 seconds, no slides. GO!
    DISCOVER
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Up to 50 startups will pitch in front of a selected jury - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides TECH TRACK: AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS includes companies in the following sectors: * Artificial Intelligence * Augmented & Virtual Reality * Data Mining & Machine Learning * Mobility * Robotics * Smart Buildings * Smart Cities * Supply Chain & Logistics
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    PANORAMA 2 (6th Floor)

  • Up to 50 startups will pitch in front of a selected jury - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides TECH TRACK: HEALTHTECH includes companies in the following sectors: * Biotech * Digital Health * Healthcare * Medtech & Pharma * Wearables * Wellbeing
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    PANORAMA 3 (6th Floor)

  • Up to 50 startups will pitch in front of a selected jury - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides TECH TRACK: SUSTAINABLE TECH includes companies in the following sectors: * Agricultural Tech * CleanTech * Energy Transition * Environmental Economics * Foodtech * Micro-/Nanotech * New Materials * Social Entrepreneurship * Sustainable Living
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    PANORAMA 4 (6th Floor)

  • Up to 50 startups will pitch in front of a selected jury - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides TECH TRACK: FINTECH includes companies in the following sectors: * FinTech * Funding/Alternative finance * InsurTech * LegalTech * Payments * PropTech * RegTech * Security & Privacy
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    PANORAMA 6 (6th Floor)

  • Up to 50 startups will pitch in front of a selected jury - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides TECH TRACK: CONTENT & CHANNELS includes companies in the following sectors: * Art & Culture * Consumer Electronics * E-commerce & Online Marketplaces * Education * Enterprise Software * Gaming * Industrial Internet & IoT * Lifestyle & Fashion * Marketing & AdTech * Mobile Hardware & Software * News & Entertainment * Social & Communities * Sports & Performance * Travel & Tourism
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    PANORAMA 7 (6th Floor)

  • Max. 4 meetings per participant
    CONNECT
    Where
    AARE 1 (4th Floor)

  • by VENDBRIDGE
    LEARN
    Where
    AARE 2 (4th Floor)

  • by SWISSCOM
    LEARN
    Where
    AARE 3 (4th Floor)

  • Open space for work, relax or informal networking
    CONNECT
    Where
    SZENARIO 2 (5th Floor)

  • by P&TS
    LEARN
    Where
    SZENARIO 1 (5th Floor)

  • Food trucks are located at the Terrace. Catering also available at the Forum areas
    CONNECT
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    TERRACE (5th Floor)

  • Investors on the soapbox 100 seconds, no slides
    DISCOVER
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Open space for work, relax or informal networking
    Where
    SZENARIO 2 (5th Floor)

  • by Zühlke Ventures
    LEARN
    Where
    AARE 4 (4th Floor)

  • by KELLERHALS CARRARD & PWC
    LEARN
    Where
    AARE 2 (4th Floor)

  • by Tavernier Tschanz
    LEARN
    Where
    AARE 3 (4th Floor)

  • Ask your questions onsite or via app. Lawyers to be announced
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 2 (6th Floor)

  • Ask your questions onsite or via app. Investors to be announced
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 3 (6th Floor)

  • Ask your questions onsite or via app. Founders to be announced
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 4 (6th Floor)

  • 7 meetings per person
    CONNECT
    Where
    AARE 1 (4th Floor)

  • Ask your questions onsite or via app. Politicians to be announced
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 2 (6th Floor)

  • Ask your questions onsite or via app. Accelerators to be announced
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 3 (6th Floor)

  • Ask your questions onsite or via app. Support Organisations to be announced
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 4 (6th Floor)

  • by MINT&PEPPER
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • The 50 Startup semifinalists of the pitching competition will be announced. Information on INNOVATION WALK, INVESTOR DINNER, STARTUP NIGHT AND INTRO DAY 2
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • The most exciting technologies coming from the best of Swiss academia Visit the Hot Cubes located around the city. Join the guided tours
    DISCOVER
    OFF-SITE
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    BERN

  • INVESTOR DINNER (by invitation only) at Kornhaus Keller by WENGER & VIELI
    OFF-SITE
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    Kornhaus Keller

  • STARTUP NIGHT at Kornhaus Café
    OFF-SITE
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    Kornhaus Café

  • DAY 2

    June 11th 2020

  • Visit our Sponsors, Partners and Guest Countries at their booth in the Hall of Fame.
    CONNECT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

  • What is the best accelerator program for your startup? Visit our Accelerator Area to explore the options
    CONNECT
    DISCOVER
    Where
    AARE FOYER (4th Floor)

  • by Aparna Rao in collaboration with PATHOS Sponsored by GEBERT RÜF FOUNDATION
    DISCOVER
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

  • Experience VR & AR from our partners
    DISCOVER
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

  • The most exciting technologies coming from the best of Swiss academia Visit the Hot Cubes located around the city. Join the guided tours
    DISCOVER
    OFF-SITE
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    BERN

  • Welcome speech by Christian Wenger, Chairman Startup INVEST and founding partner Startup DAYS
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Panel moderated by Christian Wenger CEOs will be announced soon
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Open space for work, relax or informal networking
    CONNECT
    Where
    AARE 2 (4th Floor)

  • PITCHING BATTLE Semifinal 1 - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    SZENARIO 1 (5th Floor)

  • PITCHING BATTLE Semifinal 1 - FORMAT: on the Soapbox - 100 seconds, 3 slides
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    SZENARIO 2 (5th Floor)

  • 8 meetings per person
    CONNECT
    Where
    AARE 1 (4th Floor)

  • by P&TS
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 1 (6th Floor)

  • by EPFL
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 3 (6th Floor)

  • by PAYROLL PLUS, LEDGY and BV4
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 4 (6th Floor)

  • by Wenger & Vieli
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 6 (6th Floor)

  • by WalderWyss
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 7 (6th Floor)

  • Food trucks are located at the Terrace. Catering also available at the Forum areas
    CONNECT
    Where
    TERRACE (5th Floor)

  • Keynote speaker to be announced
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Presenting partners
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • From the CUBES to the stage. Pitching battle
    ON STAGE
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • 175 corporate members of digitalswitzerland General Assembly (members only - entrance control)
    SIDE EVENT
    Where
    SZENARIO 2 (5th Floor)

  • Open space for work, relax or informal networking
    CONNECT
    Where
    AARE 2 (4th Floor)

  • One Investor and one startup supported by its lawyer negotiate over an existing term sheet to find an agreement and close THE DEAL.
    DISCOVER
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 7 (6th Floor)

  • Keynote speaker will be announced soon
    ON STAGE
    Where
    PANORAMA 1 (6th Floor)

  • by Olga Miler
    ON STAGE
    Where
    PANORAMA 2 (6th Floor)

  • Keynote speaker will be announced soon
    ON STAGE
    Where
    PANORAMA 4 (6th Floor)

  • by Dr. Johannes Flecker
    DISCOVER
    LEARN
    Where
    PANORAMA 6 (6th Floor)

  • 6 meetings per participant
    CONNECT
    Where
    AARE 1 (4th Floor)

  • Panel speakers will be announced soon
    ON STAGE
    Where
    PANORAMA 1 (6th Floor)

  • Panel speakers will be announced soon
    ON STAGE
    Where
    PANORAMA 2 (6th Floor)

  • Panel speakers will be announced soon
    ON STAGE
    Where
    PANORAMA 4 (6th Floor)

  • Unlearn Challenge sponsored by Christian Wenger
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Students presenting their projects on stage
    ON STAGE
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Grand Finale Pitching Battle. 2 finalists per track!
    ON STAGE
    PITCHING BATTLE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Closing ceremony SUD 2020
    ON STAGE
    Where
    ARENA (5th Floor)

  • Apéro and network
    CONNECT
    Where
    FORUM (5th Floor)

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  • INVESTOR or CORPORATE

    Only active INVESTORS or CORPORATES looking for collaborations with startups.
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  • STARTUP

    Only Deep-tech STARTUPS with innovative products and services with a scalable business model.
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  • ATTENDEE

    Supporters, academia, organisations or individuals engaged or interested in the startup ecosystem.
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  • RUSH-HOUR: CHF 800 (pay after 30.05.)
  • CHF700
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