NTN Innovation Boosters: the open innovation initiatives powered by Innosuisse


Through the NTN Innovation Boosters, Innosuisse brings together all interested players from research, business and society on a range of innovation topics. Innovation Boosters promote knowledge transfer and encourage co-operation with partners along the entire value chain of a topic.

With design thinking methods, the NTN Innovation Boosters support you to identify and explore problems in teams and develop new and radical solutions from scratch. Fostering a culture of open innovation, they create sustainable competitive advantages for innovative Swiss organisations and SMEs in particular.

Emile Dupont

“With the NTN Innovation Boosters, Innosuisse wants to help Swiss thematic communities develop towards a culture of open innovation, to imagine and test radical solutions needed to tackle the societal problems of today.”

Emile Dupont, Head of Knowledge and Technology Transfer at Innosuisse

Participate and profit

Participation in the ideation calls and events of NTN Innovation Boosters is open to all interested Swiss players and innovators.

Get involved and boost your innovation idea to the next level:

  • Be inspired by new inputs
  • Get connected to new partners
  • Learn to develop more radical ideas
  • Get up to CHF 25,000 to test your idea

Interested in ideation calls and events?

Find out here about ideation calls and events organised by the NTN Innovation Boosters or visit the websites of all NTN Innovation Boosters for details.

Do you want to keep up to date with the latest news, to network and to discuss online?


Join the LinkedIn Group NTN Innovation Boosters or follow #ntninnovationbooster.

You can also watch the NTN Innovation Booster videos on Youtube.

NTN Innovation Boosters: all thematic initiatives

Innosuisse selects NTN Innovation Boosters based on regular calls for proposal. The following NTN Innovation Boosters are currently running in Switzerland. You can participate in the activities of any initiative. Find the right one.




Stories and testimonials

Find out more about the work and results of the NTN Innovation Boosters:

Last modification 14.01.2022

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