Entrepreneurs that have a link with academia by working, studying or being an alumni of a technical Swiss university, Haute Ecole or research centre with a continuous collaboration.
Entrepreneurs selected in recognized entrepreneurial trainings (Innosuisse, Venture…) and support schemes (Innogrants, Venture Kick, FIT…).
Start-up projects strongly connected to high tech (medtech/lifescience, ICT, engineering, cleantech …).
Caulys enables anyone to grow their own fresh, tasty and eco-friendly fruits and vegetables, directly at home
Self-disinfecting door handles for public places such as restaurants and hospitals to avoid germ transmission among the population.
Private and Customized Virtual Coach to Optimize Teams’ Performances
Production of environmental sensors and digital platforms to analyze environmental data.
Smart grid for water management
Web-based solution for clinical data management using cutting-edge technologies.
We reinvented the Finance Department using automation and machine learning to help SME’s save time on accounting and financial tasks
Bring trust & humanize the digital world ICON is a Non Governmental Organisation that federates an international community working on trust in cyberspace
Developing ultra-stable lasers for space and sensing applications
The first “Worm-on-Chip” technology for drug/chemical testing
The first 3D Deep-Learning SaaS platform dedicated to Computer Assisted Engineering and Design
To secure the communications of the International Commitee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and other at-risk organizations.
AI-powered Image forgery detection
Smeetz is a SaaS booking platform that helps leisure, sport and event organizers to increase their revenues and better reach their market.
A team of EPFL students and Alumni working together to smash the current world sailing speed record.
Secure communications for IoT
La Forge is more than a coworking space. It is a great platform for meeting people of the Swiss startup ecosystem: we were lucky to meet great people who ultimately became advisors, investors and employees for our company and contributed to its success. It is a great place to start if you are a first time entrepreneur who wants to explore the business potential of a high tech project.
Alexei Kounine, founder of TasteHit
Brown Bag Lunch
Monthly exciting workshops or presentations by experienced entrepreneurs to improve your skills and network.
Regular morning coffee and croissants breaks to exchange about progress, challenges and entrepreneurial lifestyle with all the La Forge teams.
Twice a year, La Forge opens its doors to the public and local ecosystem to discover the start-up projects through pitches and face to face meetings at their stand
La Forge holds bi annual acceleration programs for start-up projects in different verticals such as
Medtech, ICT, providing them with increased support through coaching and a place to stay.
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