What EXPLORE is

EXPLORE is an Initiative by START Global and the ETH Entrepreneur Club launched in 2017 with the vision to bring a selection of students from the University of St. Gallen and ETH Zurich together, thus bringing together the potential that lies in combining Technology and Business.
Enabling selected students to experience the most important hubs for entrepreneurship, technology and innovation fosters future entrepreneurs through acquisition of knowledge, inspiration and networking opportunities.

What will await you

During this intensive fieldtrip, we will collaborate with:

START-UPS

ACCELERATORS

VENTURE CAPITALISTS

CO-WORKING SPACES

INNOVATIVE COMPANIES

The local program consists of various speeches, workshops, office tours, speed dating opportunities
with startups, evening events with founders and many more.

Aftermovie Explore Silicon Valley 2018

Participants
Why you should participate

LEARN

Exchange knowledge and experiences among each other and learn from successful business owner and VCs.

CONNECT

Build valuable lifelong relationships among the participants and with the local partners to contribute to the future of innovation together.

GET INSPIRED

Dive into the local startup-ecosystem and be inspired by the entrepreneur’s visionary ideas and personal stories

Corporate Partners
Why EXPLORE is interesting for you

TALENTS

  • Get in contact with highly talented and innovative students from ETH Zurich and University of St. Gallen

BRANDING

  • How does “EXPLORE powered by (your organization)” sound?

CASE STUDY

  • Let science and business students solve together a company-specific case study for you followed by a presentation of their ideas and creative approaches

NETWORK

  • Build up a valuable network and create a link between your organization and future Swiss entrepreneurs

CONTENT CREATION

  • Show and get awareness for your organization on various marketing channels with our fieldtrip

INSPIRATION

  • Identify emerging trends and gather inspiration for your organization

Previous Partners

Previous Fieldtrips: Berlin 2017

Your contact at HSG:
Roger Falk
Managing Director START Network
Mobile: + 49 160 425 28 35
Email: roger.falk@startglobal.org

Your contact at ETH:
Alexander Pfyffer
EXPLORE Lead | ETH Entrepreneurs Club
Mobile: + 41 79 812 38 37
Email: alexander.pfyffer@entrepreneur-club.org

EXPLORE is an initiative by: