Business Success

Dedicated to your success

Your business goals define our offer. A broad set of services for a smooth realization of your ambition – to guide and support aspiring entrepreneurs on their way towards success.

Startup Support Services

Thanks to our partner organization BaselArea.swiss, residents at Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area can rely on a broad set of services and offers covering the early phase of founding a company.

Founder Course

This program of seminars and workshops is the core of all startup support services. It deals with all the questions that may arise during the planning and set-up of a company.

Additional Seminars and Workshops

Get a more in-depth examination of topics like business plan, funding, product development, communications, marketing, pricing and intellectual property.

Connect & Advisory

The BaselArea.swiss experts evaluate a company’s need for support and establishes valuable contacts, for example to specialists, research institutions or potential cooperation partners.

New Venture Assessment

This offers startups the opportunity to have their project or business idea reviewed by established industry experts, entrepreneurs and investors.

Events

Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area organizes events for all residents on a regular basis. These include workshops for various corporate issues as well as presentations of fellow residents and life science specific seminars.

Startup Acceleration

Three leading accelerator programs dedicated to the support of ventures in the field of therapeutics, digital health and industrial transformation are based at the Switzerland Innovation Park.

BaseLaunch

This 15-month program provides handpicked start-ups with access to non-dilutive funding, industry leaders and expert knowledge. Entrepreneurs with breakthrough innovations in therapeutics or game-changing ideas and projects in diagnostics, medtech and related fields can apply. Applicants accepted for the final phase will receive a grant of up to 250,000 CHF, along with office and laboratory space at the Switzerland Innovation Park Basel Area. The program is backed by five industry leaders – Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Novartis Venture Fund, Pfizer, Roche and Roivant Sciences – as well as by other public and private partners.

DayOne

This startup accelerator is specifically designed for ventures aiming to improve the wellbeing and health of children and young people. To qualify, companies should combine healthcare expertise, digital technologies and entrepreneurial spirit. Applicants from low and middle-income countries are also welcome. Selected projects will receive non-dilutive funding (up to CHF 50000), individual coaching and collaborative lab space at our space at the Technologiepark Basel.

I4Challenge

This challenge for start-ups and industry 4.0 projects offers a platform which encourages you to promote your product or service. In addition, you will gain access to partners and customers in the region and enjoy the unique opportunity of testing your product in a real environment and receiving feedback from experts. A prestigious panel from industry evaluates the submitted projects, with the winners being awarded their own exhibition booth at the well-known Industry 4.0 trade fair in Mulhouse.