The Alpine High-tech Venture Forum (AHVF) will be a unique event for the most innovative entrepreneurs operating in Switzerland and its surrounding regions focused on Life Sciences, Clean Technology and Information Technology to meet and present themselves to active international investors and corporations seeking for investment and partnerships.
AHVF is hosted by Canton de Vaud and will be this year in its seventh edition. It plays an important role in the promotion of the dynamic and innovative professional entrepreneurs within the Alpine area. It also promotes the venture capitalists in the Alpine area and the rest of Europe to support their partnerships and investments.
The best high growth companies
Some 40 early-stage companies active in the high technology sectors will be selected to present at the Forum by the Selection Board, who will assess them on the basis of their business potential, technology merit, competitive position, investment interest and team experience.
Presenting companies will be:
From Canton de Vaud and Switzerland
From surrounding regions (including Rhône Alpes, Franche Comté, Alsace, Baden Würtemberg, Bayern, Tirol, Aosta, Piemonte, Lombardia, Trentino Alto Adige – Süd Tirol
High technological entrepreneurs focused on ICT, LifeScience and CleanTech
13h00 Registration & Welcome coffee
13h30 Opening & Welcom by Hosts
13h40 Introduction : How to structure an effective presentation by William Steven (Tech Tour)
14h00 Short break for room change
14h15 Coaching session 1
14h15 Coaching session 2
14h15 Coaching session 3
15h15 Coffee break
16h00 Coaching session 4
16h00 Coaching session 5
16h00 Coaching session 6
17h00 StartLab visit with a closing cocktail for the CEOS