Interested by social innovation?


Book the date of 9 October 2019 and participate at the event "Social Innovation - Research, Financing, Practice" in Olten.

It will bring together research funding bodies, researchers and targeted partners from practice to discuss, through concrete projects, the requirements and needs of practice, research and funding bodies. The objective is to theme the topic of financing social innovation in order to make it operational. The detailed programme will follow shortly.  

M-ERA.NET Call 2019

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The M-ERA.NET Call 2019 is launched. 35 funding agencies (Innosuisse incl.) from 26 countries (like EU member states Israel, Russia, South Africa, Brasil, Taiwan, Canada, Turkey) participate with a total budget of more than 25 million€ national/regional funding. The aim is to fund ambitious transnational RTD projects addressing materials research and innovation including materials for low carbon energy technologies and related production technologies.
Swiss SMEs, Industry and public research organisations are eligible to participate in this call!

More information here


Swiss Competence Centers


Update on the second measure of the Federal Council's Action Plan 2019-2020

As part of the digitisation process SCCER 2019-2020, Innosuisse examined four applications and approved two of them. In cooperation with the Swiss Competence Centers FURIES and Mobility, it is pleased to promote the digitisation of energy and mobility; all the additional funds of CHF 3 million will be used for this purpose.

Innosuisse in 30 seconds

You can become a CEO with Innosuisse

We support entrepreneurial thinking through targeted training and offer personalised coaching to start-ups and those interested in setting up a business.

Innosuisse helps leverage your innovation

Innosuisse supports science-based innovation projects. From preliminary studies right through to projects without implementation partners – your start-up opportunities are manifold.

Gaining a foothold in the international market with Innosuisse

We help companies work together across national borders and start-ups who want to gain a foothold in the international market. 

Consulting and networking

We support networks and events in key innovation fields. Our innovation mentors help you kick-start your innovation project.

Press releases


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Innosuisse Analytics

Analytics is Innosuisse’s platform for submitting and managing applications. Project partners and start-ups can submit new applications or edit existing ones, while Innosuisse members can access the projects and cases assigned to them.



This is where you can find the open positions. We look forward to receiving your application!