Kickoff 2017 Zurich

Date: Thursday February 16, 2017
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
Location:  ETH Zurich, AudiMax 

Join us to kick off >>venture>> 2017 and to celebrate the 20 years anniversary of the premier Swiss-wide startup competition. You will have the opportunity to learn more about  >>venture>> and its history, as well as connect with the organizers, coaches, and alumni. To celebrate the 20 years of >>venture>> we are proud to announce a number of distinguished alumni speakers and guests. The program contains a panel discussion lead by >>venture>> 2016 business idea winners theMOFCompany. theMOFCompany will ask questions about the competition to a panel of former participants, finalists and winners and part of the strong >>venture>> network.

Agenda of the evening:
6:30-6:35 pm Welcome: Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella (President ETH Zurich)
6:35-6:40 pm Introduction: Dr. Thomas Knecht (Founder of >>venture>>, Chairman Knecht Holding)
6:40-6:50 pm 20 years of >>venture>>: Dr. Felix Mayer (Co-chairman Sensirion AG, >>venture>> coach and juror, winner 1998)
6:50-7:00 pm Participate in >>venture>> 2017: Dr. Lea Firmin (CEO >>venture foundation>>)
7:00-7:10 pm Meet today’s winners: theMOFCompany, Daniel Steitz (>>venture>> business idea winner 2016)
7:10-7:45 pm

theMOFCompany’s burning questions to >>venture>>: panel discussion with former >>venture>> participants

  • Dr. Sabrina Badir (CEO Pregnolia, winner 2015) 
  • Dr. Dragan Grabulovski (Co-founder Covagen, coach and juror & winner 2006)
  • Stephan Knecht (CEO and Managing Partner Bones AG, juror & participant 2004)
  • Dr. Andy Schwarzenbach (Founder und CEO Hitzberger - Fastfood natürlich, coach, juror &  participant 2008) 
7:45 pm Networking & Apéro riche


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