Business Creation
Module 3 Social Entrepreneurship

Create your impact start-up
Start date
01. November 2021
Deadline 18. October 2021
Course dates
01 | 08 | 15 | 22 | 29
Here you will find all the details of the Business Creation course

After the course, you will have:

  • Hands-on knowledge to develop a profitable and impactful business model
  • Professional and personal competences to design, develop and realise your business idea with a special focus on the social impact of your start-up
  • A prioritised set of actions to take you to the next step
  • A fantastic network of coaches, consultants and participants


To participate, you must meet the following requirements:

  • You have founded a startup or are planning to do so in the next 6 to 12 months
  • You have developed your business idea or maybe a first draft of your business plan
  • Your business idea is a technological, scientific or business model driven innovation that will have a positive impact on society or environment
  • You are ready to challenge yourself as an entrepreneur and are willing to invest a significant part of your time (at least 30%) into the project


Course Dates:

We currently plan two variantions, depending on the pandemic situation. Please mark both dates in your calendar if you apply for the course.

Option 1: Physical training in Lausanne, Mondays @ 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm.
01.11 // 08.11. // 15.11. // 22.11 // 29.11.

Option 2:  If physical classes will not be possible, we will conduct the training online on Mondays and Thursdays @ 8:30am-12:30pm

01.11 // 04.11. // 08.11. // 11.11. // 15.11. // 18.11. // 22.11. // 25.11. // 29.11. // 02.12. // 06.12

The final course dates will be confirmed as soon as possible.


This course will be held in cooperation with our partner EPFL Innovation Park.

Course program
Start date
01. November 2021
Deadline 18. October 2021
Course dates
01 | 08 | 15 | 22 | 29
Information material
Flyer with course schedule

Bâtiment C
Monsieur Björn Ignell
CH - 1015 Lausanne
+41 78 603 35 08


«We learned how to draw up a proper business plan.»

Markus Rohr

«I have learned how to explain my project to medical non-experts.»

Irina Banzola
ONtrack Diagnostics

«In the course, you learn to see your plans with the eyes of others. This is highly interesting!»

Michael Waldner
Pexapark AG

«Thanks to the Business Creation course, I gained confidence in my idea. I’ve learned to focus on it and to develop an initial strategy. »

Michael Döring