Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area
The Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area is one of five sites in Switzerland Innovation’s network of science parks. At its four sites Allschwil, Basel, and Novartis Campus in Basel, the Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area offers a total usable space of 9,432 m2.
The focus at the main location in Allschwil is on biotechnology and medtech; in Basel, it is on digital health, and in Jura on medtech, digital health, health tech and industrial transformation. The Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area sees itself as a catalyst for innovation and progress. It connects and supports people with ideas and passion, gives them access to an innovative and cutting-edge infrastructure as well as a broad set of services so that they can focus on inventing, researching and shaping their future.
The Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area is also home to the accelerator programs BaseLaunch, DayOne
and i4Challenge. There are currently about 510 people working at 74 companies and 12 research groups in the Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area, which is managed by Basel Area Business & Innovation. In autumn 2022, the Main Campus of the Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area was inaugurated in Allschwil. The new building was designed by Herzog & de Meuron.
An economic powerhouse, the Basel Area is easily accessible and offers unmatched scientific credentials. The Basel Area features a unique combination of start-ups, innovative enterprises and world leading players.
The area is home to more than 700 life science companies across the entire value chain, both Roche and Novartis have their global headquarters here. It is closely connected to the world of academia through top-notch institutions like the University of Basel, the FHNW and the ETH Zurich.
Add a high quality of life and you’ll grasp why the tri-border-region is one of the most sought-after locations for starting and growing a life sciences venture. It’s hard to discover another ecosystem with such a density of expertise, funding opportunities, talent and peer companies for creating business success.
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Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area features four sites spread over the Basel Area, all covering our key focus areas and offering a unique range of services.
Since 2019, the innovation and economic promotion agency Basel Area Business & Innovation manages all operational aspects of the Park. Supporting engineers, scientists, research groups, managers, spin-offs, and start-ups on their way towards the next breakthrough.