The Energy Startup Day 2019 was very successful with 42 startups and almost 200 participants. See Highlights for event impressions. The event connects ground-breaking Swiss startups to incumbent companies and public institutions to foster relationships and collaboration in the sectors of energy, cleantech, mobility and smart buildings. We hope to see you at the next Energy Startup Day on the 01.12.2020. Further infos and registrations will follow in June.

The event drew together

Startups & pre-startups in the areas of energy, cleantech, mobility and smart buildings that are looking for strategic partnerships.

Incumbents & public institutions (tech companies, utilities, municipalities) who seek innovative solutions in the energy, cleantech, mobility and/or smart buildings sector.

New actors (energy cooperatives, non-energy industries) who aim to thrive in the transition of the energy industry.

This was the program 2019

Welcome Breakfast for Investors and Startups

Selected Startups meet investors and finance experts.

Welcome  - Dr. Christina Marchand, Project Lead Energy Startup Day

                - Andrea Voegtle, Powertage Messe Zürich

Keynote   - Dr. Christian Schaffner, Exceutive Director Energy Science Center

Speed Dating
Energy Startup Day Networking Lunch
Optional Powertage Exhibition Visit
Welcome Energy Startup Day
Startup Silent Pitching & Startup Poster Fair
Award Ceremony
Networking Apèro

Place & Date

Tuesday, 1. December 2020

  • 9 – 12 a.m. : Investor Speed-Dating (Invitation only)
  • 13:30 – 5 p.m. : Networking & Collaboration
  • 5 – 6 p.m. : Networking apèro

Incumbents: CHF 90.- 
Startups: free
Places are limited (max. 50 Startups)

Registration Deadlines:
for Incumbents / Researchers / NPOs: 30. November 2020
for Startups: 30. September 2020

Some Startups 2019


Energy Event Partner


ZHAW School of Management and Law
Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Christina Marchand
Tel. +41 (0)58 934 45 56

Stadthausstrasse 14
CH - 8401 Winterthur


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