What EXPLORE is
EXPLORE is a project founded by START Global and the ETH EC in 2017.
Our vision is to ignite swiss students passion for entrepreneurship and inspire them to become entrepreneurs themselves and develop groundbreaking ideas. We believe that combining business and technology can solve society ́s challenges and foster switzerland as an innovative country.
Hereto we bring a combination of HSG and ETH students to the most important hubs for entrepreneurship and innovation. Before the trip the participants will attend various workshops and START Summit 2019.
Finally, this year ́s EXPLORE Trip will bring high profile students to Barcelona in April. After this trip, the students will bound again in a workshop and the project partners will foster their further education, networking and inspiration on entrepreneurship.
What will await you
During this intensive fieldtrip, we will collaborate with:
The local program consists of various speeches, workshops, office tours, speed dating opportunities
with startups, evening events with founders and many more.
Why you should participate
Exchange knowledge and experiences among each other and learn from successful business owner and VCs.
Build valuable lifelong relationships among the participants and with the local partners to contribute to the future of innovation together.
Dive into the local startup-ecosystem and be inspired by the entrepreneur’s visionary ideas and personal stories
Why EXPLORE is interesting for you
- Get in contact with highly talented and innovative students from the best Swiss Universities, including ETH and HSG
- How does “EXPLORE powered by (your organization)” sound?
- Let science and business students solve together a company-specific case study for you followed by a presentation of their ideas and creative approaches
- Build up a valuable network and create a link between your organization and future Swiss entrepreneurs
- Show and get awareness for your organization on various marketing channels with our fieldtrip
- Identify emerging trends and gather inspiration for your organization and help us to ignite young talents
Previous Fieldtrips: Berlin 2017
Previous Fieldtrips: Silicon Valley 2018
Your contact in St. Gallen:
EXPLORE Lead | START Network
Your contact in Zurich:
EXPLORE Lead | ETH Entrepreneur Club
Your contact for Switzerland ZHAW:
EXPLORE Lead | NEO Network
EXPLORE is an initiative by: