Venture Challenge #2: How to Grow your startup Organically


Event details

Date 26.10.2023
Hour 16:0017:30
Speaker Romain Kirchhoff, CEO and co-founder of Uzufly
Category Conferences - Seminars
Event Language English

Venture Challenge is series of three workshops where you can meet successful entrepreneurs and hear about their experience and recommandations on a specific entrepreneurial topic. These workshops adress students with an innovative startup idea or who are interested in entrepreneurship.

Thursday, 26.10.2023 - Venture Challenge #2: How to Grow your startup Organically 
with: Romain Kirchhoff, CEO and co-founder of Uzufly

  • Romain is a swiss private pilot fascinated by new technologies. He founded Uzufly to unlock the aerial imagery potential within several industries including Architecture, Engineering, and Gaming. Romain holds an MSc in Management, Technology, and Entrepreneurship from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) as well as a BSc in Civil Engineering from EPFL and HKUST.
  • He has big ambitions and likes a great challenge such as climbing Mont Blanc within a day, cycling & camping 3 weeks from Tromsø to Oslo (Norway) and fighting at a White Collar boxing event.

Tuesday, 31.10.2023 - Venture Challenge #3: How to Raise your First Funds - an Investor's perspective
with: Frédéric Lauchenauer, Managing Partner at Norman Venture and President of Business Angels Switzerland

Target audience: Students, PhD, Postdoc, Academic Staff & Alumni, Interested in Entrepreneurship
Why attend? Coaching, Training, Inspiration, Networking

Apply if you have a nascent business idea, an early-stage or more advanced startup project. Students, doctoral candidates, postdocs or members of staff at EPFL, or any other Swiss university carrying an innovative startup project are more than welcome to join the program.

Participation is free but seats are limited to ensure qualitative exchanges.


Practical information

  • Informed public
  • Free


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