Boldbrain Startup Challenge 2018 - the finals

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Date: 4 December 2018 / 18:00 - 20:00

Aula magna, USI Lugano campus

At the final event of the Boldbrain Startup Challenge, the 10 most innovative start-ups who took part in the competition will present their projects, and through the vote of the jury and of the audience - with the e-voting tool - five of these will win the cash prizes and more.

The Boldbrain Startup Challenge is a programme for innovative start-ups in their initial phase and is based on the evolution of the previous StartCup Ticino. It is part of the economic development strategy adopted by the Canton of Ticino to support innovation. Boldbrain aims at promoting and supporting the entrepreneurial spirit in the area and to retain local talent, making Ticino more attractive for the creatin, growth and consolidation of innovative start-ups.

Free admittance, subject to registration by November 30, 2018:



18.00 Reception
18.15 Welcome address
18.45 Presentation of the 10 finalists, e-voting
19.45 Keynote speech, co-founder of a start-up
20.00 Closing remarks and awarding of the 5 winning projects