Prizes

1st winner
CHF 40'000
cash
  • CHF 52’000.– scholarship for an Executive Master in Business Administration USI
  • CHF 5’000.– voucher from Bar & Karrer
  • CHF 1’500.– coaching voucher from Connect Switzerland
  • 2 days of advice from yourCFO
  • CHF 300.– voucher from IPI for an half-day assisted patent search
2nd winner
CHF 30'000
cash
  • CHF 1’500.– coaching voucher from Connect Switzerland
  • 1 day of advice from yourCFO
  • CHF 300.– voucher from IPI for an half-day assisted patent search
3rd winner
CHF 20'000
cash
  • CHF 1’500.– coaching voucher from Connect Switzerland
  • 1 day of advice from yourCFO
  • CHF 300.– voucher from IPI for an half-day assisted patent search
4th winner
CHF 10'000
cash
  • CHF 300.– voucher from IPI for an half-day assisted patent search
5th winner
CHF 10'000
cash
  • CHF 300.– voucher from IPI for an half-day assisted patent search
Special award audience
CHF 10'000
cash
  • CHF 300.– voucher from IPI for an half-day assisted patent search
Special prize Hemargroup
20 hours of consultancy for the development of a prototype

PRIZES DETAILS

USI EMBA
The winning team will receive a scholarship (value CHF 45’000) to enroll a member of the team in the 2019 edition of the USI Executive Master in Business Administration.

Bär & Karrer
The top ranked team will benefit from a 12 hour package for legal advice.

Connect Switzerland
The first three ranked projects will be eligible for free coaching for the presentation of their project to potential investors, in the form of vouchers, value 1500 CHF each.

Hemargroup
Hemargroup offer a special electronic prize consisting of 20 hours of consulting (2’700 CHF) for one or two worthy teams. The winners selected will be the most promising startups among the finalists, who will most need advice, help or “pushing” in the electronic field, starting from the optimization of their design to the first mass production of their prototype.

yourCFO
The first three ranked teams will benefit from the free consultancy offered by YourCFO: in particular for an equivalent of two days of consulting to the 1st classified, and for one day at the second and third place.

MassChallenge Switzerland
MCCH will grant the first 2 winners a fast track, consisting in direct access to the pitching selection phase (Second Judging Round) for its 2019 Program.

Swiss Economic Forum
Will grant to 5 Boldbrain alumni’s direct access to the second stage of the Swiss Economic Award.

IPI Intellectual Property
To support innovators in the best possible way, IPI guarantees to the 10 finalist teams – decreed by the regional jury – under certain conditions, a half-day assisted patent search or other suitable service.

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