Welcome Smart City and Technology ventures

We’re happy you made it here.

Is an unprecedented market entry or expansion opportunity in Switzerland worth five minutes of your time? Take a read through this page. It gives you everything you need to decide if you’d like to apply for Kickstart. Official application phase opens April 6, 2020 and ends on June 8, 2020.

We are looking forward to receiving your application and to meeting you. – Arjen (Smart City & Technology Vertical Lead)

Want to jump in just now? Apply here, otherwise keep on reading:

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What Smart City & Technology solutions we are looking for

Our partners are looking for later-stage startups offering technological solutions in Smart City & Technology. Please apply if you are working on any of our partner’s collaboration opportunities and you want to scale your business in the Swiss market. Continue reading here for more information about Kickstart’s successful partnerships between tech startups and Swiss corporations / organizations. This year the Smart City vertical is partnering, among others, with Holcim, Energie360°, City of Zürich, the Swiss Federal Office of Energy and Empa NEST.

Areas of collaboration with our partners – but not limited to:

What is Kickstart?

What Kickstart is not

What’s in for you

And more

Besides great opportunities with our partners, our program features as well:

The Program

The program is split into several phases:

Our Partners for 2020:

This year we are accompanied by Migros, Coop, Axa, die Mobiliar, Swisscom, also Holcim Switzerland, Energie 360°, City of Zürich, Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE), CSEM, Empa NEST and many more:

Good to go? Tips for the application:

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Still questions? Drop us a message at: arjen at kickstart-innovation.com