What EXPLORE is

EXPLORE is an initiative by START Global and the ETH Entrepreneur Club launched in 2017 with the vision to develop the future generation of Swiss entrepreneurs.
Therefore, we bring a selection of students from the University of St. Gallen and ETH together to the world’s most important hubs for Entrepreneurship, Technology and Innovation.
Our participants will acquire inspiration and key insights from unique startup ecosystems to found the next Swiss startup unicorns.

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, speed dating opportunities with startups,
evening events with founders and many more.

Upcoming fieldtrip

EXPLORE SILICON VALLEY 2018

April 14-22

Our goal is that you only cover your flight!
Therefore, we are actively looking for partners.

16 Participants (8 ETH & 8 HSG)

15-20 Visits

Program
EXPLORE SILICON VALLEY 2018

Current content partners

More content partners coming soon…

Previous fieldtrip

EXLORE BERLIN 2017

April 17-22

16 Participants
(8 HSG / 8 ETH)

15 Visits

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 talanted and innovative students from ETH Zurich and University of St. Gallen

BRANDING

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

CASE STUDY

  • Let science and business students solve togheter 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

Your contact at HSG:
Manuel Buri
EXPLORE Lead | START Global
Mobile: + 41 79 933 01 11
Email: manuel.buri@startglobal.org

Your contact at ETH:
Mohammed Khouni
EXPLORE Lead | ETH Entrepreneurs Club
Mobile: + 41 76 521 20 31
Email: mohammed.khouni@entrepreneur-club.org

EXPLORE is an initiative by: