BioInnovation Prizes

INCUBATOR PRIZE: value up to CHF 20’000*(see info below)

sponsored by Biopôle, Eclosion & Fongitlogos_incubators
 
Awarded to Giovanna Dipasquale for her project '3D printed breast shell for breast radiotherapy'

BIOINNOVATION PRIZES: Two prizes of CHF 5’000 each in cashlogo_ipi

sponsored by the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI)

 

Awarded to Alberto Schena of ABCDx for his project 'The first Point-Of-Care Diagnostic Device for Brain Injury'
Awarded to Andrej Babic for his project 'ImageBAT: Diagnosis of cancer-associate cachexia'

AUDIENCE AWARD: CHF 1’000 in cashlogo-venturekick

sponsored by VentureKick
Awarded to Ferran Galan for his project 'xMotion: wearable hands-free technology for people with severe paralysis'

 

Prizes can be cumulative

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*Incubator Prize*

The winner of the Incubator prize may choose where to incubate his/her start-up. Depending on the chosen incubator, the benefits are as follows:

Biopôle (Lausanne)- 20’000 CHF in kind
  • Free access to StartLab for 2 people, including all needed labs and equipment, for 12 consecutive months
  • One desk in the open space area
  • One bench in the lab area
  • Free access to Biopôle’s administrative support
     
Éclosion (Geneva)- 15’000 CHF in kind
  • Free access to the Open Lab Space, including all needed labs and equipment, for 12 months
  • One desk in the open space area
  • One bench in the lab area
  • Coaching for 2 entrepreneurs for 10 hours
  • Free access to Éclosion’s administrative support

Fongit (Geneva)- 10’000 CHF in kind

  • Membership for two entrepreneurs in Fongit’s innovation incubator for 6 months
  • Acceptance for pre-incubation support services
  • Startup coaching by experts and entrepreneurs for 10 hours 
  • Hosting in Fongit’s collaborative space (2 desks for 6 months)

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