The SICTIC Investor Day is a match making event where tech startups pitch to find experienced investors and supporters. The event language is English. Questions from the audience are also taken in French and German (and translated if necessary).
The pitching event is preceded by a SICTIC Angel Training at 16:15 (for business angel investors only).
Patient-enriched insights - We combine large-scale data collection and machine learning with patient expertise allowing us to systematically inject insights about the real life of patients into the drug development process.
WeGaw processes satellite and ground data to give Outdoors Digital platforms and Tourism Offices daily terrain status and risk alerts so that their users safely enjoy outdoors.
Supported by the European Space Agency (ESA), WeGaw has created an outdoors terrain status and daily risk monitoring service that tackles a €5B big outdoors travel industry. Using 6 different satellites from ESA and NASA, WeGaw is able to provide a daily delivered outdoors monitoring service.
behavify is a SaaS solution that reduces product returns in E-Com by combining Behavioral Economics with Machine Learning.
SICTIC Angel Training
Ian Charles Stewart
Partner & Co-Founder WiReD Magazine
Ian Charles Stewart is Chairman of the WheelsPlusWings Foundation, a US registered charity offering opportunities to children with disabilities in developing countries. He is also a main Board Director of ESH Médias, a Swiss regional media group, and an investor in health and med-tech related startups. Stewart was Co-Founder of WiReD Magazine and Founder and CEO of Aztec Internet (which built and launched FT.com – for the Financial Times – and BBC News Online). Stewart was MD of a private equity company in the Rothschild Group, a Venture Fund Manager within the Lazard Group, and co-founder of a number of other media/tech ventures. Stewart is a Mentor to the MBA Programme at IMD in Switzerland, has served as Mentor, Judge and Lecturer to students in Venture Capital and Social Entrepreneurship programmes at London Business School, was a Visiting Professor and Enterprise Board member of the University of the Arts, London and holds an MBA (with Honours) from IMD. Stewart started his career as a mathematician/photographer/author, has published books on Indonesia and Singapore, speaks English, French, Indonesian and Mandarin (to varying degrees), and, a very long time ago, was a member of the New Zealand Olympic Volleyball squad.
This event is intended primarily for angel investors (also novices). Family offices, fund managers and venture capitalists that want to invest in Swiss Startups are also welcome to attend.
Investors: You can read the startup business cases before the event by joining our SICTIC Investor Community. You can then attend all SICTIC Investor Days for free and get access to our online deal platform on the web and your mobile phone.