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Foodtech Webinar

The Foodtech Webinar, organized by Innovaud, Agropôle and EHL Innovation Village on the 23rd of November 2020, brought together the Swiss FoodTech community. Get the news of the Swiss Food & Nutrition Valley with the key players in the food and nutrition sector, in video!


7 Vaud startups at CES Las Vegas 2021 !

The CES Las Vegas will be held online from the 11th to the 14th of January 2021. The opportunity for 7 Vaud startups, among some twenty Swiss companies, to present their innovations to an international audience.


Who are the subcontractors of the 2020 Vaud International Business Awards (PVEI) winners?

How do Vaud based SMEs collaborate with medium and large Swiss and international companies based in our canton, and what benefits do they bring them? Watch the video portraits of the subcontractors of the 2020 Vaud International Business Awards (PVEI) winners: Favre SA (subcontractor of Boschung Group), Tecbat Sàrl (Intuitive Surgical) and the POLYVAL Foundation (Green Motion).


Flyability raises €7 Million in Series C led by Future Industry Ventures (FIV) and Swisscom Ventures

Flyability specializes in innovative technology that optimizes indoor inspections in the industrial sector. With the investment, Flyability will focus on the development of their market-leading and innovative products and accelerate global expansion.


Boschung, integrated solutions for the efficiency and safety of traffic surfaces

Founded in the canton of Fribourg in 1947 and active in Vaud for the past three years, Boschung Group engineers, manufactures, operates and services comprehensive integrated solutions for the efficiency and safety of traffic surfaces. Portrait in video.


Fond de soutien à l'industrie

Destiné aux PME industrielles impactées par la pandémie, il a pour but de renforcer la compétitivité de la place industrielle vaudoise dans un contexte économique difficile. Pour toute demande :


NetGuardians raises CHF 17m to fight fraud

The funds will be used to support meeting rising demand for its fraud-mitigation software. NetGuardians will do this by strengthening its position in existing markets and further developing its software-as-a-service (SaaS) subscription model.


COVID-19: a successful rollout for the start-up bonding programme

On 14 December 2020, SECO published the results of the evaluation of guarantees granted to start-ups in connection with the coronavirus epidemic on A total of 359 credits were guaranteed, for a reported value of CHF 98.7 million.


Intuitive Surgical, pioneer in minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery

The US company set up its European headquarters in the canton of Vaud about 14 years ago. The company has developed the da Vinci surgical system. It employs advanced technology that scales, filters and translates a surgeon’s hand motions into more precise movements. The system is used in nearly 70 countries, and over 52,000 surgeons around the world have been trained on it. Portrait in video.