Boldbrain Startup Challenge 2019 - Final event

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Date: 4 December 2019 / 18:00 - 21:30

Aula magna, USI Lugano campus

The Boldbrain Startup Challenge is the accelerator in Ticino for early-stage innovative startups, organised by the Agire Foundation with the support of the USI Start-Up Promotion Center (CP Start-Up). Boldbrain is the evolution of the previous StartCup Ticino competition, offering 20 new start-ups a three-month coaching program that helps them to take on an identity and to continue their entrepreneurial activity in a solid way. Sought and supported by the Division of the Economy of the Canton of Ticino, with the important contribution of BancaStato, the program kicked off on August 26 and ends with the award ceremony on December 4, at the USI Lugano campus Aula magna USI, where the winners will be declared. The prize money will total 120.000 francs and numerous other in-kind prizes and services with a total value of more than 50.000 francs.

The finals take place at the USI Lugano campus (Aula magna), followed by the awarding ceremony. Participation is subject to registration at