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Here are the 2023 finalists

Here are the 2023 finalists

The Regional Jury has selected the ten finalists who will present their innovative projects at the Award Ceremony, scheduled for Thursday, December 7th at the Palazzo dei Congressi in Lugano.

Attend the Award Ceremony!

Attend the Award Ceremony!

On Thursday, December 7, starting at 6:30 p.m., the Palazzo dei Congressi in Lugano will host the Award Ceremony of the sixth edition of our program. The ten finalist teams decided by the Regional Jury, whose vote is expected on November

Our sixth edition opened yesterday

Our sixth edition opened yesterday

Yesterday, at the Suglio Business Center in Manno, the sixth edition of our accelerator officially kicked off with the traditional “kick off meeting”: the first meeting between teams and coaches

Applications are open for the 2023 edition!

Applications are open for the 2023 edition!

Applications are now open for the sixth edition of Boldbrain Startup Challenge. The accelerator is aimed at startups or early-stage ideas of an innovative nature, regardless of business sector. Applications

Announced the 10 finalists

Announced the 10 finalists

The regional jury of the Boldbrain Startup Challenge has selected the ten finalists who will present their innovative projects at the Award Ceremony, scheduled for Tuesday, December 13th at the

The 5th edition kicks off!

The 5th edition kicks off!

The traditional Kick off Meeting, held on Thursday 1st September, officially opened the 5th edition of our accelerator for young startups. In the presence of our coaches and staff, the

Join the 2021 Award Ceremony!

Join the 2021 Award Ceremony!

On Thursday, December 2, starting at 6:30 pm, the Palazzo dei Congressi in Lugano will host the Award Ceremony of the 2021 edition of our acceleration program. The ten finalist teams, selected by the

Ready, set, go!

Ready, set, go!

The Kick off Meeting officially opened the 4th edition of our accelerator on Thursday, September 2. The 20 selected teams had the chance to pitch their projects for the first

We open the registrations for 2021

We open the registrations for 2021

Today we open the registrations for the 2021 edition of Boldbrain Startup Challenge. The accelerator is intended for startups or early-stage ideas, of an innovative nature, regardless of the sector

The 3rd edition has started!

The 3rd edition has started!

On Friday 4 September, at the Auditorium of the Università della Svizzera italiana, we started the third edition of our annual accelerator. During the Kick off meeting, in the presence

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Direct access thanks to VersusVirus

Boldbrain startup Challenge strongly supports Versus Virus, the hackathon organized on a national level, next weekend, in order to find effective solutions on 14 issues related to the Covid-19 emergency.

History

History

The first event to promote and spread the entrepreneurial culture and innovation in the Canton of Ticino was the BSI Award, intended for the best business idea, awarded from 2009

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Evaluation criteria

At the end of your journey you should be able to answer the following questions: MARKET POTENTIAL Does your idea address and solve a specific need or problem? Do you

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Admission criteria

Boldbrain is aimed at startups from any sector, provided they have an innovative character. In order to support indigenous entrepreneurship and encourage a rotation of participants in the various programs

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Tax breaks for innovative start-ups

Innovative start-ups that meet the requirements established by the Ticino’s cantonal Tax Law can benefit, since January 1, 2018, from tax breaks. The 10 finalists of Boldbrain Startup Challenge, which