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29/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Webdata Solutions won an award

b-to-v portfolio company Webdata Solutions / Blackbee won the eco-internet award 2015 in the category e-commerce. Check out the full...

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26/06/2015

Ayoxxa and Grünenthal completed research collaboration

b-to-v portfolio company Ayoxxa Biosystems GmbH and Grünenthal completed research collaboration. Please see the full article with video here.

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17/06/2015

ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator Demo Day on June 19, 2015

The ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator would like to invite you to its Demo Day on June 19, 2015, at the ProSiebenSat.1 headquarters...

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16/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Blacklane with a strong performance!

b-to-v portfolio company Blacklane GmbH gives Uber an airport run for its money. Have a look at the full article...

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15/06/2015

b-to-v’s Luca Martinelli as a mentor for the Pro7Sat1 Accelerator

Pro7Sat1 Media AG  has announced the reorganization and expansion of its Accelerator program. b-to-v Principal Luca Martinelli will support the...

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11/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company WISE S.r.l. raises EUR 3mio round!

b-to-v portfolio company WISE S.r.l. raises EUR 3mio for clinical development of novel neuromodulation implants for spinal cord Stimulation. Please...

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10/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Studitemps closed financing round

b-to-v portfolio company Studitemps GmbH closed a 12mio financing round. Please see the full article here.

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10/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company SumUp closed another financing round

b-to-v portfolio company SumUp Ltd. closed another financing round with Venture Incubator. To see the full article, please click here. If you...

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05/06/2015

Check out the latest interview with our Alexander Stoeckel!

Check out the latest interview with our Alexander Stoeckel and startwerk.ch!

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04/06/2015

SECA Private Equity & Corporate Finance Conference – July 8, 2015

The 14. SECA Conference 2015 is only a few weeks away! Join them this July 8, 2015, in Zurich (SIX Swiss...

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02/06/2015

b-to-v is delighted to welcome Equippo to its portfolio!

b-to-v invests in global heavy equipment marketplace. To see the full articel, please have a look here.

Campanda

02/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Campanda scores EUR 5 million funding!

Our portfolio company Campanda GmbH has raised EUR 5m in a Series A financing round from Ringier Digital Ventures, Écomobility...

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01/06/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Webdata – 3 women and a tech-start-up

b-to-v portfolio company Webdata Solutions stands for women´s power and the experience that arise from some exciting university projects.

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22/05/2015

Great interview by b-to-v portfolio company Finanzcheck

Check out the latest Interview with our b-to-v portfolio company CEO Mr. Moritz Thiele.

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21/05/2015

b-to-v at the ETH Zurich

b-to-v Partner Alexander Stoeckel was invited to to give a lecture at the world-famous ETH Zurich as part of a...

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20/05/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Wine in Black raises 7mio funding round

b-to-v portfolio company Wine in Black GmbH raises 7-digit million funding round. To read the full article, please click here.

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20/05/2015

Exosome Dx’s test accurately predicts high-grade prostate cancer

Exosome Diagnostics announced that its urine-based test demonstrated ability to accurately predict high-grade prostate cancer. A large clinical validation study...

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01/05/2015

Entrepreneurs as mentors/investors for start-ups

As you know, b-to-v is a rather unique animal in the venture capital universe. For the past 15 years, we...

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23/04/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Webdata published a new market study!

Webdata Solutions published its newest market study on jeans, comparing Germany’s three leading online shops Amazon, Otto and Zalando. To see the...

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22/04/2015

b-to-v portfolio company Exosome presents new data!

Exosome Diagnostics plans to launch a EML4-ALK liquid biopsy test already in the second half of this year. Please see here...

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Different studies and rankings show that Switzerland holds a top position (if not the top position) in the field of technological innovation.
Three aspects, however, are often discussed in this context where there seems to be room for improvement:
  1. How can we improve the commercialization of innovation? More specifically, how can we harvest the economic benefits of innovation in the country of its origine more effectively? What role do Swiss universities play in this context?
  2. How can we improve the availability of venture capital in Switzerland for innovative, technology-based start-ups, so that young innovative entrepreneurs find ideal conditions to realize their growth ambitions?
  3. Taking a more general perspective, how can the Swiss ecosystem for innovative, technology-based start-ups be optimized, what can we learn from other countries with successful start-up ecosystem?
Swiss policy makers, venture capitalists, and university representatives will discuss the different perspectives around these issues and point out concrete solutions.
The panel includes:
  • Dr. Adrienne Corboud Fumagalli, Vice-Présidente pour l’innovation et la valorisation EPFL Lausanne
  • Martin Godel, Leiter des Ressorts KMU Politik, SECO
  • Prof. Dr. Dietmar Grichnik, Professor für Entrepreneurship und Technologiemanagement, Universität St. Gallen
  • Alexander Stoeckel, Partner, b-to-v
  • Jean-Philippe Tripet, Managing Partner & Founder, Aravis SA
  • Thomas Heimann, SECA (Moderator)
  • Maurice Pedergnana, SECA (Moderator)
The event is organized and supported by SECA, aravis, b-to-v, HBM Partners and the University of St. Gallen.
If you are interested in participating, please click here and use the registration form on the SECA Website or send an email.
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