UNIL Lausanne and HEC Lausanne, the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne are pleased to announce the second edition of the UNIL-HEC Accelerator Program,
The Accelerator's mission is to initiate, facilitate and accelerate the creation of innovative and job-creating businesses by transforming a project into a company and helping the candidates to become productive entrepreneurs. This structure will aim to encourage all types of projects, including those for which technological innovation is not central.
This initiative is open to all students, doctoral and post-doctoral students from UNIL Campus.
The goals are to:
The program consists of 2 separate sessions, starting in February and August.
End January and end-July: project selection (2-3), 5 accompanying months.
February to June and from August to December: Coaching. Mentoring and development projects
Late June and late January: "Output Fair": presentation of the projects
Projects will be selected by an ad 'hoc committee comprising: an HEC professor, 1 UNIL professor according to the categories of projects, three representatives of the local business ecosystem and the Program Manager.
The selected projects will receive training, coaching and mentoring as well as a line of credit up to 10'000 CH and a workspace allocated on campus.
Open office Tuesday's and Thursday's noon on appointment
Ms Nadine Reichenthal
Lecturer in Entreprenurship
UNIL HEC Accelerator
Quartier Unil Sorge
Amphipôle bureau 353-2
+41 21 692 36 68
+41 79 286 54 89