Sleepiz is one of the winners of the 23rd annual IMD Startup Competition

In times of high uncertainty like this 2020 year, it is necessary to celebrate and savor the victories. We want to congratulate our portfolio company Sleepiz for its well-deserved success in winning collaboration with one of the three Executive MBA cohorts at the beginning of 2021

“Antimicrobials: handle with care”

The World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) starts today, and this year’s slogan highlights the importance of encouraging best practices when it comes to using antimicrobials. Our portfolio company Resistell is helping to reduce the spreading of antibiotic resistance with their rapid Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing.   The World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) is a global action […]

Swiss Innovation Challenge 2020 Online Award-Winning Ceremony: Sustainability, antimicrobial resistance, and mobile technology

The winner of the SIC is AgroSustain, a Start-up aiming to reduce food waste and support organic food production. The second position is claimed by Resistell, which has developed the world’s fastest antibiogram, and the third position is for Help2type, who created a mobile keyboard for blind and visually impaired people.    The Swiss Innovation Challenge 2020 […]

Swiss Innovation Challenge Online Award-Winning Ceremony

The award ceremony for the Swiss Innovation Challenge 2020 will take place online next Monday, November 16th, 2020, from 4.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. As in previous years, the winning project will emerge from the three finalist projects determined at the “Swiss Innovation Challenge Final Pitch.”   Due to the current Coronavirus situation, the Swiss […]

Swiss Innovation Challenge – 3rd Round Pitches!

The 25 finalists presented last week their business projects at the 3rd round of the Swiss Innovation Challenge. The winners will be announced on November 16th!   The third pitch session of the Swiss Innovation Challenge (SIC) 2020 took place last week on Thursday and Friday at The 5th Floor in Muttenz. The 25 finalists […]

Open Call For Digital Health Innovation!

heart render for digital health

DayOne Accelerator supports digital health entrepreneurs and their innovative projects. This year the themes are diabetes and metabolism, value-based healthcare, and patient-centric innovation.   DayOne Accelerator program helps digital projects tackle challenges in healthcare innovation. If you are a digital health entrepreneur, this article might be of interest because, with DayOne Accelerator, you can gain […]

Startup DAYs: A Unique Platform To Networking

Hemex attended the Startup DAYs 2020, and we are delighted to have seen all the brilliant ideas presented. There is a bright future for swiss innovation!   Since 2003, the Startup DAYs event is among the best opportunities in Switzerland to grow your network, learn from top experts, and meet potential partners, supporters, corporates, and […]

Registration open for de Vigier Award 2021

The W.A. de Vigier Award 2021 opens the registration period on the 1st of October. Start today to prepare your application for being part of one of the most prestigious awards in Switzerland!   The purpose of the W.A. de Vigier Foundation has been, since it’s foundation in 1987, to strongly stimulate business development and […]

The next step in heart bypass technology

About 1,000,000 patients undergo highly invasive heart bypass surgery yearly. Our portfolio company AMT Medical has developed a unique technology to enable a safe, affordable, and minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery.   Every single day, millions of people suffer from Coronary Artery Disease (CAD). As the name suggests, it is a disease of coronary arteries, […]