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Seed Night

EPFL Alumni invites you the join the Seed Night 2015, the annual event connecting the most promising start-ups from EPFL and beyond to angel investors, mentors, industry leaders and scientists. Join us to elect the best pitches among eigth promising start-ups and learn about the latest initiatives and opportunities for angel investors in Switzerland.

The event will take place at the Forum Rolex of the Rolex Learning Center

This year’s program includes:

  • From 18h00: Welcome drink
  • 18h30 Opening remarks
  • 18h40 Philippe Leuba, Minister and Head of the Department of Economic Affairs and Sport, Canton of Vaud
  • 18h45 Start-up pitches: Round 1: 90-second elevator pitches (see the list of presenters below)
  • 19h15 Public vote: you elect your 4 champions
  • 19h20 Raising seed money: entrepreneurs’ and investors’ perspectives
  • 19h50 Start-up pitches: Final Round: 6-minute presentation by the best four start-ups of Round 1
  • 20h30-21h30 Networking cocktail and start-up exhibition
Moderation: Madeleine von Holzen, Director, EPFL Mediacom
Presenting start-ups:
Start-up exhibition: Ten additional start-ups will display their innovative technologies at the start-up exhibition accessible during the networking times.
You can register by buying your ticket (CHF 50.-) HERE:
 The Seed Night 2015 will be preceded by the Startup Champions event, featuring the venture leaders 2015, Sophia Genetics and Lemoptix (acquired by Intel).