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6/11/2024

HemostOD and Emissium receive support from FIT

The Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT) is awarding two loans to HemostOD and its innovative solution for producing blood platelets rapidly and on a large scale, and to Emissium and its software that enables users to monitor, improve and reduce their electricity-related emissions. The former is receiving a Tech Growth loan of CHF 500,000, the latter a Tech Seed loan of CHF 100,000.

5/27/2024

Impact Award: Diabète, Même Pas Peur! grand winner, Musée à l'emporter and Nuole also rewarded

Diabète, Même Pas Peur ! won the FIT Impact Grand Prize. Alongside them, Musée à l'emporter won over the jury with a Coup de Coeur award, and Nuole Naturals won the Audience Award.

4/23/2024

Voltiris and IsoSpec Analytics get support from FIT

The Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT) is happy to announce two new loans to Voltiris and IsoSpec Analytics. Voltiris, pioneering the development of innovative photovoltaic solutions for greenhouses, benefits from a Tech Growth loan of CHF 500’000, while IsoSpec Analytics, specializing in advanced biomolecular analysis, receives a Tech Seed loan of CHF 100’000.

4/11/2024

Stacksync gets FIT Digital boost

Based in Bussigny, Stacksync aims to make CRM integration incredibly simple for businesses and has received a Digital Seed loan of CHF 50,000 from the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT).

3/27/2024

Baboom gets FIT Digital boost

Baboom designs a platform for creating personalised audio stories for children and has been awarded a Digital Grant of CHF 20,000 from the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT).

2/27/2024

Artiria Medical, Planny and Algorized receive support from FIT

The three startups have received financial support from the Foundation for technological innovation (FIT). With CHF 500’000, Artiria Medical will pursue the clinical trials of its medical device for strokes; Planny will use the CHF 400’000 to work towards increasing the sales of its automated workforce scheduling systems; and Algorized benefits from CHF 100’000 to refine its sensing and perception technology.

2/14/2024

KFC Pan Europe joins the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT)

After setting up in Lausanne two years ago, the food multinational KFC Pan Europe has joined the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT), in yet another step forward in public-private collaboration to promote innovation in French-speaking Switzerland and the canton of Vaud. Judd Knight, Chief Digital and Technology Officer, and Pawel Luberadzki, Head of Digital and Omnichannel Growth, are respectively joining the Foundation and Tech Growth Committees, and the FIT Digital Committee.

2/5/2024

Luxtelligence and SolidWatts receive two CHF 100,000 loans from FIT

The Foundation for Technological Innovation has provided Luxtelligence and SolidWatts with two Tech Seed loans, each worth CHF 100,000. Luxtelligence designs innovative, more efficient photonic chips, and SolidWatts creates a low-carbon alternative to industrial heating. The two loans support the development of these technologies with a view to bringing them to market.

1/24/2024

FIT awards grants of CHF 50,000 to CHF 100,000 to 4 projects from EPFL, HEIG-VD and UNIL

Four projects have received support from the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT) in the form of Tech Grants: Maven Health and NeoSens from EPFL, as well as Grenat Sorter from HEIG-VD and NADUP from UNIL will be able to continue developing their technologies with the backing of the Foundation.