2020 Swiss Innovation Challenge – the traditional networking kick-off event for the SIC was held virtually due to COVID-19 crisis on April 2, 2020!
Numerous entrepreneurs from Switzerland and other European countries attended the online kick-off for this years challenge. 100 start-ups from all categories will be admitted to the first pitch, but only 50 are eligible for the next round. The selection process consists of 3 pitching cycles in total. The whole challenge is supported by a mentoring- and coaching program.
The winners of the SIC will be announced at the award ceremony on November 26th, 2020.
The SIC was launched in 2014 by Baselland Chamber of Commerce, the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW) and the Bank of Baselland (BLKB).
HEMEX will support this 6th edition with a special prize in the “Life Sciences” category and take place in the jury.
HEMEX is a Bench-to-Market Life Science Provider. We support life science start-ups with a wide range of expertise, either in-house or via our network of pre-qualified experts, laboratories, CMOs, warehouses, logistic partners and affiliates. Our development team supports with Quality Assurance, Medical and Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Operations, Biostatistics, Medical Writing and eSubmissions.