TEDxBasel started in 2015 and has been consistently growing each year. In 2016 and 2017, there were over 650 participants at each event with more than 350,000 people viewing the videos of the last years’ talks online. This year, in addition to the annual TEDxBasel, there is a new event specifically for the youth of Basel. An opportunity for the teens and young adults of Basel to witness people their age talk about new ideas. The inaugural theme is ‘Be Active: Make a Change’, something that we as young adults need to do to live in the world we dream of. There will be many enlightening and captivating talks on topics like news sources, human rights, procrastination and much more!

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.

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.

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.

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.

“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.

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.