International trade fairs for start-ups

Innosuisse gives start-ups with global ambitions the chance to attend international trade fairs as visitors or exhibitors.

Does your start-up have huge potential on the world stage? Do you have a mature internationalisation strategy? Are you busy entering new markets?

Then take this opportunity to participate in a leading international trade fair that is relevant to you.

We are working with Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) to bring you this special offer for start-ups. S-GE promotes Swiss export and has an in-depth knowledge of internationalisation and a global network. The trade fairs available include, for example:

BIO International | June 14 – 18, 2021
Viva Technology | hybrid | June 17 – 19, 2021
Mobile World Congress | Barcelona | June 28 – July 1, 2021
BIO Europe | 25-27 October, 2021, Stockholm
Medica | November 15 – 18, 2021, Düsseldorf  

You can find the full selection of trade fairs on the S-GE website.

Who can apply?

You need to meet the following requirements:

  • Your application for Innosuisse coaching has been approved or you received a coaching certificate (or label) from Innosuisse (or the CTI) no more than 36 months ago.
  • You want to enter international markets to increase added value in Switzerland.
  • The quality of your internationalisation strategy and the potential to open up the respective market and create value are high.

How to submit an application

You can find out how to get in touch with the contacts for the offer and submit your application directly on the S-GE website.

Further information

Start-up Coaching

You can become a CEO with Innosuisse: We support start-ups and those interested in setting up a business with personalised coaching.

Last modification 05.05.2021

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