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The Energy and Cleantech Startup day is a yearly event 
connecting ground-breaking Swiss startups to incumbent companies, public institutions and new actors to foster relationships and collaboration.

The event draws together

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

Incumbents & public institutions (tech companies, utilities, municipalities) who seek innovative solutions.

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


Opening & Keynote: Matthias Egli

Strategy & Innovation Manager Postfinance with Project Lead of Blockchain for Utility, President Sunraising (crowdfunded solar power in Bern), Bern city councillor

Startup Poster Fair & Startup Silent Pitching
Buffet Lunch
Startup Poster Fair & 1-to-1 Meetings
Outlook Podium

Moderator: Christian Schaffner, Energy Science Center, ETH Zurich


Simone Riedel Riley,  Technologiefonds

Philipp Eisenring,  Ampard

Patrick Richter,  Agile Wind Power

Networking Apéro riche

Place & Date

Thursday, 29. November 
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Kraftwerk Zurich, Selnaustrasse 25, 8001 Zurich

Incumbents: CHF 180.-
Startups: free
Places are limited (max. 180)

Registration Deadlines:
for Incumbents / Researchers / NPOs: 26. November 2018
for Startups: 20. October 2018

one to one meetings

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ZHAW School of Management and Law
Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Devon Wemyss
Tel. +41 (0)58 934 46 29

Stadthausstrasse 14
CH - 8401 Winterthur


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