EPFL is Europe’s most cosmopolitan technical university. It receives students, professors and staff from over 120 nationalities. With both a Swiss and international calling, it is therefore guided by a constant wish to open up; its missions of teaching, research and partnership impact various circles: universities and engineering schools, developing and emerging countries, secondary schools and gymnasiums, industry and economy, political circles and the general public.
CONNECT Switzerland’s mission is to help companies of every size, from startups to large multi-nationals, innovate and grow by connecting them to the resources they need. CONNECT Switzerland develops collaboration networks that support innovative technologies, products and companies at all stages of their development. We act as innovation brokers, connecting the right people and companies, so that it is easier and faster to commercialize new technologies, create and market innovative products, and grow the next generation of industry leading companies. Our goal is to help every company, regardless of size, reach its full innovation and growth potential by finding the right partners.