Women in startups


USI Startup Centre

Date: 22 May 2023 / 17:30 - 19:30

Aula Polivalente, Sector A, East Campus USI-SUPSI, Lugano-Viganello

Multiple studies show that increasing the representation of women in business fuels economic growth and generates a competitive advantage for companies. It is also the case in the startup space. Yet, the percentage of female entrepreneurs and investors is still low. This event aims to bring together inspiring female leaders from the startup space and discuss challenges, opportunities and action points.

Event programme:

  • Welcome by USI Startup Centre
  • Keynote on the impact of increasing the number of women in business by Jacqueline Ruedin Rüsch, Privilège Ventures
  • Keynote on the entrepreneurial journey by Silvia Panigone, ADYA Consulting and Inhalis Therapeutics
  • Panel discussion on opportunities and barriers for women in startup space from different perspectives
  • Networking apéro


Registration: https://bit.ly/3Mh245i