Silicon Valley and China experienced
USA and Asia experienced
Silicon Valley experienced,
What others say
High-tech jobs are the future and every one of them creates five others in lower tech industries. It is therefore mandatory that Switzerland succeeds here as well. Hightech Connect Suisse promotes this idea and makes it public that we must catch up to the world leaders. I support this and hope many are listening.
High-tech and low-tech Entrepreneur
I have been visiting various High-tech Connect suisse Events and was inspired.In particular the initiatives to bring global ecosystems like Israel and Silicon Valley to Switzerland I find highly inspiring and important. Important because it helps open perspectives and allows us to compare with the leaders in the world.For Switzerland it is crucial to invest…
Hochschule Luzern, Professor for Marketing & Strategic Management
I very much like and support the idea to encourage high-tech innovations in Switzerland. Learning from the world’s leading innovation ecosystems and adapting it to Switzerland’s own needs and circumstances is the way to go. If Switzerland will succeed in the future will depend on this and as history has shown it will happen much…
Angel investor, venture capitalist and unicorn hunter
Swiss high-tech startups came a long way compared to 10 years ago. Many initiatives have been undertaken to encourage this process. Some with success others with less. The need for high-tech innovations and the creation of high-tech ventures with global success is clear. How and how fast to achieve this remains a challenge and hard…
Transatlantic Entrepreneur and Early-Stage Investor
"High Tech Connect Switzerland is a great initiative to address issues that hinder Switzerland to use its full potential in ICT. While Switzerland is great in developing world class ICT products it’s often failing to deploy these technologies effectively. The High-Tech Connect events and activities will address these issues and contribute to change effectively."
"As angel investor and co-founder of the Swiss ICT Investor Club (SICTIC), I help early-stage deep tech startups in Switzerland to take off quickly backed by smart money. Building a stronger network between Swiss entrepreneurs and ambitious international high-tech ventures will be beneficial to everybody involved. High-Tech Connect suisse is contributing important building blocks for …"
Dr. Thomas Dübendorfer
"I am fully supporting this initiative. Switzerland has been economically very successful in the past and reached highest rankings for competitiveness. To compete in the future, we need a strong IT high-tech-industry, that will create thousands of new ideas, opportunities and jobs. We need to learn from the leading international high-tech ecosystems and need to …"
ICT Entrepreneur, Nationalrat
Prof. Dr. Ralph Eichler
Universities, Technology parcs,
R&D labs relations
Financing, Exit Strategies
Dr. Luca Triacca
Prof. Dr. Shlomo Maital
Innovation and Entrepreneurship education,
Venture Capitalist and Silicon Valley experienced