ESA BIC Switzerland held a Demo Day in Zurich



On 6 October 2017, ESA BIC Switzerland organised a Demo Day in Zurich, in which AP-Swiss participated.

The event showcased the progress of startups incubated by the ESA BIC Switzerland as well as startups running an ARTES project with AP-Swiss. In total 12 startups could pitch their ideas and demonstrate their progress since they integrated both programmes.
After the stage presentations, startups could hold more in depth discussions on their respective booths, with investors and industrial partners invited on this special occasion.

The following startups were represented:
– Embotech
– Skypull
– Diramics
– Pristem
– IR Sweep
– Ligentech
– Meteomatics
– WeHike
– Twingtech
– Fixposition
– Anybotics
– Insolight

The event also featured keynote speeches from Nanja Strecker (Head of ESA BIC Switzerland), Detlef G√ľnther (Vice-President Research, ETH), Jose Achache (Managing Director of AP-Swiss), Johann Richard (Swiss Space Office) and Rainer Horn (SpaceTech partners).