Bilateral negotiations with the EU

Federal Palace

Open letter to the Federal Council

In this letter (in German) to the Federal Council (PDF, 322 kB, 20.02.2024), Swiss universities and research and innovation promotion organisations express their support for the draft mandate for new bilateral negotiations between Switzerland and the European Union.

New member of the Board


Federal Council elects Anna Valente to the board

The Federal Council elected Anna Valente, professor at the Scuola universitaria professionale della Svizzera italiana (SUPSI), to the board of Innosuisse with effect from 1 February.

Scale-up Coaching

Scale-up Coaching-new-web

Twenty-eight Swiss start-ups have entered phase 1

The companies taking part in phase 1 of Scale-up Coaching are now known. The call for applications ran from July to September 2023 and saw a record number of 40 applications submitted.

New members to the Innovation Council

Neue IR Mitglieder

Innosuisse elects seven new members to the Innovation Council

The Board of Directors of Innosuisse has elected seven new members to the Innovation Council. They will join the innovation funding agency in January 2024. At the same time, eight distinguished members of the Innosuisse Innovation Council will leave Innosuisse at the end off 2023.

Support offers

The focus of promotion activities at Innosuisse is to support innovation projects between companies and research institutes. These projects can be implemented between national partners.

Innosuisse also supports innovation projects between companies and research institutes at the international level. These projects can be carried out with international partners.

With its offerings in the areas of networking and knowledge transfer, Innosuisse stimulates the creation of innovative ideas and fosters the development of promising innovation projects.

Follow the guide

Innosuisse Guide

The Innosuisse Guide helps you find the right support offer in just a few steps. From individual advice through to national and international networking opportunities and financial support.

Submit an application

Application platform Innosuisse

The platforms Innolink and Analytics are used to submit and manage applications to Innosuisse. Project partners and start-ups can submit applications. Innosuisse members can access the projects and cases assigned to them.

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