Scaling Up in Asia with Innosuisse Market Entry Camp

Are you a Swiss startup looking to scale in Asia – the world’s most dynamic markets? Meet us in Switzerland this December 3-6 to discuss how we can support you with our Innosuisse Startup Camps.

Event Details


December 03, 2019 - December 06, 2019


Free, open to all Swiss startups. Please refer to info below for time, location and registration details.

What to Expect  |  Testimonials  |  Public Events  |  One-on-One Meeting  |  Innosuisse

Are you an ambitious Swiss startup looking to scale your business in the world’s fastest growing markets?


This December 3-6, swissnex China and swissnex India are organizing a series of events and one-on-one meetings to present our services that effectively help you leverage business opportunities in Asia.

We will help you take the first step into the Chinese market with our Innosuisse Market Entry Camp programme, support you with resources and connect you with the right contacts.

Join us and learn about:

  • Introduction to the Chinese and Indian markets and innovation ecosystems
  • Unique opportunities and challenges for Swiss startups in the Chinese and Indian markets
  • Innosuisse Market Entry and Market Validation Camps
  • Additional swissnex China programs for Swiss startups:




“Thanks to Swissnex China Market Validation Camp, we have gained valuable insights into the Chinese market, the price level, and relevant stakeholders. The support we received from the professional team has helped us tremendously in developing a strategy that will substantially increase a successful market launch in the near future.”
Fabian Graf
CEO / Faitron AG
“swissnex China has been giving us tremendous support for our market entry during the last year. Their team is very dynamic and responsive, with a strong willingness to help us progress. This support is key to launch our business activities in China and get a better understanding of the ecosystem.”
Laurent Coulot
CEO & Co-Founder / Insolight
“swissnex China offers second-to-none connection between your company and Chinese market. Professional team and high value platform assure you would understand the market fast and build up your presence locally in no time.”
Xiaolin Briod-Wang
General Manager China / Flyability
“swissnex China introduced us to the Innosuisse Entry Camp program. Within this program, we organized a work-shop with several local speakers and a group of 40 audience. We were also connected with Chinese market experts, research institutes, industrial partners and other Swiss startups. swissnex China has great expertise in supporting Swiss companies to enter and gain knowledge about the Chinese market. They have well established local connections and a strong support team.”
Wei Gong Ph.D.
Application Scientist / Maxwell BioSystems AG


Our Team


“Market entry camps offer a rare and unique opportunity for Swiss entrepreneurs to broaden their perspectives and knowledge about the Chinese market. swissnex China effectively supporst entrepreneurs to enter the target market successfully.”
Lijun Zhang
Head of Innovation & Entrepreneurship / swissnex China
“Through a market entry camp, you will receive the most customized support to leverage your first step into China. We act like part of your team, to reach your potential cooperation partners, customers, IP consultant etc.”
Simin Yang
Project Coordinator Innovation & Entrepreneurship / swissnex China

Public Events


Join our workshop about the Chinese and Indian marketplace for Startups and introduction to business opportunities with swissnex China and India. Connect with our startup managers and meet other entrepreneurs looking to expand into Asia.




Tuesday, December 3rd, Afternoon, 16:00-18:00 Thursday, December 5th, 18:30-20:00
ETH Zürich Hauptgebäude D7.1 EPFL Innovation Park, Room Uranus
Rämistrasse 101, Zürich, 8092 Route Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland



One-on-one Meetings


Interested in launching into China and curious how swissnex can help? Showcase your products and ideas, receive feedback and discuss your internationalisation potential and plan your company’s first step into China. Register here for a private discussion with our startup managers*.

Please book your appointment asap: timeslots limited.






Wednesday, December 4th, Morning, 09:30-11:40 Wednesday, December 4th, Afternoon, 15:00-17:00 Thursday, December 5th, Morning, 09:30-11:40 Friday, December 6th, Full-day, 09:30-17:00
ETH Rocket Hub Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area AG EPFL Innovation Park, Room Venus TBC
Stampfenbachstrasse 52/56, 8092 Zürich, Switzerland Gewerbestrasse 24, 4123 Allschwil, Switzerland Route Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland TBC

*Note: Time of specific timeslot assigned can change.


About Innosuisse


Innosuisse is the federal innovation promotion agency responsible for encouraging science-based innovation in Switzerland by providing financing, professional advice and networks.

Innosuisse operates on the principle of subsidiarity, supporting innovation projects which, due to lack of funding, would not otherwise be possible, or whose market potential could not be realised. It is active in cases where initiatives in the private sector can be supported by state measures. By helping to transfer research results into concrete marketable products, Innosuisse helps to improve the competitiveness of Swiss businesses, particularly SMEs, thereby contributing to a strong, innovative economy in Switzerland.