Venture briefing @ Ticino

USI Startup Centre

Date: 4 November 2020

The Venture Briefing event series held regularly each semester at Swiss Universities. The Venture Briefing events are targeted to members of higher education institutions: students, doctoral students, members of staff, post-doctoral students, professors at universities and universities of applied sciences (including research institutions) with an intent to pursue entrepreneurship take their first steps towards building a successful company

The Ticino Event is organized by Entrepreneurship Training Ticino (USI/SUPSI)Venture Kick, and Gebert Rüf Stiftung. The event will take place on November 4th from 12h00 to 13h00, via Zoom (further details will be sent out a few days before the event). It will be held in English.


  • Introduction to funding opportunities: presented by Dr. Marco Vencato (Deputy Head of Gebert Rüf Stiftung) and Philip Hassler (Co-Managing Director Venture Kick) for students and researchers eager to turning ideas into innovative products by building up their spin-off;
  • Presentation on startup support available through local initiatives or programs such as Venture Kick, First Ventures, and InnoBooster;
  • Q&A: Entrepreneurship Training Ticino, Venture Kick, Gebert Rüf Stiftung, will answer your questions.

Please register for free at


Should you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to [email protected] or [email protected].