Kickstart Accelerator Jobs

Kickstart, a program of Impact Hub Zurich, launched in 2015 by digitalswitzerland, bridges the gap between later-stage startups, corporations, cities, universities, and institutions to accelerate deep tech innovations with positive impact.  In 2018, for the third edition, 30 Swiss and international tech startups had moved into the collaboration space Kraftwerk in Zurich, where they met with leading corporations and organizations aiming at launching joint projects.



“Momentum for blockchain in healthcare is growing in Basel”

Marco Cuomo and Daniel Fritz from Novartis got engaged in blockchain two years ago. Today, their aim is set high: Together with other pharma companies they want to define how blockchain is applied in healthcare.



Three projects to start in the DayOne Accelerator

DayOne and BaselArea.swiss are happy to announce the winners of the first DayOne Accelerator supported by Fondation Botnar: Advancience, Aurteen and Noul.



BaselArea.swiss fights antimicrobial resistance as a part of the CARB-X Global Accelerator Network

The Basel region being a leading life science hub and a major centre for antibiotics research, BaselArea.swiss successfully applied to join the CARB-X Global Accelerator Network.



Start-up des Jahres forscht in Basel

T3 Pharma, ein Start-up der Universität Basel, wurde im November in Berlin als «Science Start-Up of the Year 2018» ausgezeichnet. Das Biotechunternehmen entwickelt eine neuartige bakterielle Krebstherapie und plant, eine erste klinische Studie in der ersten Jahreshälfte 2020 durchzuführen.



Social Innovation Summit

In Sweden, as the EU and in the rest of the world, time and resources are being invested in endorsingand developing social innovation, social enterprises and social entrepreneurship, which are seen as important components of achieving sustainable development and in the work with the sustainable development goals, Agenda 2030. Based on the big issues, we want to focus on concepts such as scalability, growth, impact, system change and system innovation. The SI-summit also takes a grip on funding for social innovation – focusing on new methods, tools and best practices. This and much more, we will focus on this year’s Social Innovation Summit ”Making it big”. Welcome to Malmö, 13-14 November.



FutureHealth Basel 2019 − redesigning healthcare

Inspirations for a patient centric healthcare system

Die wirkungsorientierte Konferenz FutureHealth Basel leistet einen Beitrag, das gesamte Gesundheits-Ökosystem neu zu überdenken und die Schweizer Life-Sciences- und Healthcare-Industrie zukunftsfähig zu machen.