Business Ideas
Module 1

Feel the Start-up Groove
Start date
15. September 2021
Deadline 14. September 2021
Event date

Fundraising Talks – meet fundraising experts!

Have you already taken your first steps with your start-up and would like to build up knowledge and contacts in the field of start-up fundraising?


The second STARTUP CAMPUS Alumni Event will be held on the special topic of “Fundraising Talks”.

Learn from founders about successful financing rounds and use the opportunity to make contacts with experts from the field of start-up fundraising in breakout sessions, with ZKB, wemakeit and Redalpine.

This event is aimed at:

  • People interested in founding a company who would like to expand their knowledge and network in the area of start-up fundraising.
  • Founders who are looking for contacts to experts in this field.

This event is organised by STARTUP CAMPUS for former participants of Innosuisse trainings and events. Of course, we welcome all interested parties.


Due to the current situation, the event will be held online.


Sebastian Becker

Redalpine is a seed and early-stage venture investor. They invest in disruptive technologies with focus on highly scalable ICT and Health Tech models. They provide 10-years-plus experience as entrepreneurs and investors and have a great network and access to key opinion leaders. Sebastian is a partner at redalpine and has seen many startups pitching in the last 3 years in his position.

Zürcher Kantonalbank
Florian Dünner

Florian is financing Startups as an Investment Manager at the Zürcher Kantonalbank. ZKB offers professional support in equity and startup financing or mezzanine capital. They have been supporting entrepreneurs in building up their business for almost 150 years. So your business idea can flourish on a stable financial foundation from the very beginning. They are looking for companies and entrepreneurs with a solid business plan and promising future prospects.

Céline Fallet

Besides raising money through venture capitalists or corporates, crowdfunding is another popular way. Céline has been a crowdfunding expert for almost 10 years. She started her career at, the biggest crowdfunding platform in Switzerland in 2012 as an intern and is now the managing director of the company. financed over 5’300 projects and it’s success rate of 62% counts as one of the best in the world.

Course program
Start date
15. September 2021
Deadline 14. September 2021
Event date
Free of charge (Registration mandatory)

c/o ZHAW School of Management and Law
Theaterstrasse 17
CH-8401 Winterthur
+41 58 934 65 00


«In my opinion there are way too few women in the start-up ecosystem in Switzerland. I am committed to offer my support to help other women become the best version of themselves.»

Luiza Dobre
Komed Health AG

«Besides inspiring keynotes and information about support offerings from Innosuisse, the Business Ideas Events are a great opportunity to meet like-minded people and those interested in setting up an own company.»

Ramona Lieser
Runway Startup Incubator

«I think female role models are essential for hopefully seeing more female founders in the Swiss startup scene soon.»

Dorina Thiess
Piavita AG