Kickoff 2018 Lausanne

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
Location:  EPFL Rolex Learning Center

Join us to kick off >>venture>> 2018, the premier Swiss-wide startup competition. You will have the opportunity to learn more about  >>venture>> and to connect with the organizers, coaches, and alumni. The event will be followed by a networking apéro riche.


6:30-6:35 pm - Welcome: Prof. Dr. Martin Vetterli (President EPFL, >>venture>> winner 1998)
6:35-6:40 pm - Introduction: Dr. Thomas Knecht (Founder of >>venture>>, Chairman Knecht Holding)
6:40-6:45 pm - Participate in >>venture>> 2018: Dr. Lea Firmin (CEO >>venture foundation>>)
6:45-6:55 pm - Meet a >>venture>> winner: Dr. Andreas Schmocker, Lumigbo (>>venture>> business plan winner 2017) 
6:55-7:30 pm - Lumigbo's burning questions to >>venture>>: panel discussion

Dr. Hervé Lebret (EPFL Innogrants)
Brigitte Baumann (Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Go Beyond Early Stage Investing)
Esmeralda Megally (CEO and Co-founder Xsensio, >>venture>> finalist 2016)


EPFL Rolex Center
Route Cantonale
1015 Lausanne