Start-up exchange programme with Israel

Israel is famously known as the Start-up Nation. This unique and fast-paced start-up ecosystem consists of almost 7000 start-ups (largest number of start-ups per capita in the world). The Israeli innovation ecosystem has given rise to a unique environment, in which they flourish and thrive.

After a successful first edition, selected Swiss life science high-tech start-ups will have access to Israeli entrepreneurs, have live conversations with some of the leading figures of the industry and fully immerse themselves into the vibrant start-up ecosystem in Israel. The programme is based on the principles of the renowned Lean Start-up methodology pioneered by Steve Blank and further refined by Eric Ries, Alexander Osterwalder and most recently Marc Gruber. Among others, the programme offers the following services:

  • Hands-on learning of the lean start-up methodology to identify the ultimate product-market fit for your start-up
  • Personal introductions to potential clients, business partners, investors and innovation stakeholders, such as research institutions, hospitals, key opinion and market leaders
  • Inspirational lectures by prominent international keynote speakers
  • Tailor-made workshops by leading Israeli industry experts
  • Individual training & mentoring throughout the programme
  • Networking and peer-to-peer exchange with Israeli entrepreneurs

Who can apply? Early stage start-ups operating in the life science and digital health sectors with an active Innosuisse coaching voucher can apply.
Where? The program is part online, part in-person in Israel
When? February 1st – April 7. One week in Tel Aviv between 2.4-7.4.2022

Sounds appealing? Then click here to learn more about the programme, to view the detailed programme agenda and to find the corresponding registration form.

Last modification 11.01.2022

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