The Swiss Startup Conference 2021



October 19, 2021
17:00 – 18:30 CEST



The Swiss Startup Conference 2021

Our Sponsors:


  • A cloud communications platform, used by millions of Startups, to engage with billions of customers around the world.
  • Software developers can use Twilio to make and receive phone calls, send and receive text messages, and perform other communication functions using its web service APIs. Twilio has established the Twilio Startups Programme, to provide product credits, education, and resources for Startups across Switzerland and elsewhere.
  • Attendees of this event can apply for the Twilio Startups Programmes at this link. Successful applicants will receive the means to launch their global customer engagement strategy with Twilio’s API-powered platform.


  • A global marketplace that connects Swiss Businesses and Startups with on-demand freelance talent, offering digital services in more than 500 categories, across 9 verticals from graphics & design, digital marketing, writing & translation, programming to video and animation and many more.
  • Use the promo code STARTUP21 now to get 10% off your first order!


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  • Personio is a HR Software for Startups and SMEs, which helps improve operational excellence to pave the way for strategic work to shine. That means accelerating daily work, reducing administrative chaos, and ensuring that every core HR process works like a dream.


5.00pm-5.15pm: Webinar Opening

5.10pm-5.25pm: Silicon Alps Rapid Fire Talks

5.25pm-5.35pm: “How to Engage and Retain Your Customers” Fireside Chat

5.35pm-5.50pm: Silicon Alps Rapid Fire Talks

5.50pm-6.00pm: “How to Outsource Effectively” Fireside Chat

6.00pm-6.15pm: Silicon Alps Rapid Fire Talks

6.15pm-6.25pm: “How to Recruit for Startups” Fireside Chat

6.25pm-6.40pm: Silicon Valley Panel Discussion (U.S.-based speakers, or speakers with experience in the U.S.)

6.40pm-7.00pm: Silicon Nation Presentation (this section will focus on the Swiss Tech Startup investment landscape, with data covering early-stage investment rounds throughout Switzerland and a breakdown by sector)

WhatsApp Group

  • Click here to join the “Startups in Switzerland” WhatsApp Group

As WhatsApp Groups are limited to 257 members, we have also made these other groups:

Meetup in Zurich

We have decided to host an informal meetup of Startups, in Zurich on November 9th! Register for free at the links below: