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Discover our activation programs

 UCreate 1,2,3 activation programs are open to the UNIL community !

Students

Alumni

Researchers

Collaborators

Are you a student, alumni, researcher or a collaborator from UNIL ? Depending on your needs and the degree of maturity of your idea, UCreate offers 3 programs. These programs are an opportunity to make your project a reality, acquire marketing skills, develop your network and increase your employability !

For the moment, all UCreate programs will take place online. In fact, all workshops, trainings and coaching sessions will be available by video conference on the scheduled dates. We remain at your entire disposal for any questions.

Do you have questions about an idea or a project ? Do you need guidance ? Contact a member of the HUB team.

 

  • 1 session with a team member or an expert
  • Duration from 30 minutes to 1 hour

Are you at the beginning of your idea process ? Do you have an idea that you want to confront to reality and mature ?

    • Exploration workshops over 3 evenings
    • 3 training modules
    • Support by a coach

     

    Do you want to make your project a reality and  acquire tools to launch it on the market?

      

    • Program over 16 weeks 
    • 8 training modules
    • Access to a co-working space 
    • Financial support

    Participate in our events !

    24.03.20 – Pitch ‘n’ bar in collaboration with IFJ

    Share your idea on the theme of sustainability !

    Do you have an idea relevant to sustainability, fair trade or the circular economy and want to present it ? Anyone with a business idea can participate, regardless of their business stage. Apply here until March 13th 2020.

    THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE !

    25.03.20 – Gib Bulloch, author and social intrapreneur

    How to be a social intrapreneur and change agent from within ?

    Author of the book “Confessions of a Corporate Insurgent” Gib will share with us his journey and the daring “guerrilla movement” he launched in one of the world’s largest consulting firms.

    THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE !

    07.05.20 – Jonathan Normand, Director of B Lab Switzerland 

    How to harness the power of business to address the greatest challenges on the planet ?

    Come and discover the role that businesses have to play today to achieve the financial, societal and environmental objectives set by the United Nations. We will have a testimony from a start-up labeled by B Corp on this theme.

    THIS EVENT IS STILL AVAILABLE ON THE SCHEDULED DATE AND TIME ON ZOOM !

    Join our community !

    UCreate

    Join our vibrant community around entrepreneurship and innovation. The membership to this community is entirely free and will bring many benefits to the UNIL community…

    Join our community!

    UCreate

    Join our vibrant community around entrepreneurship and innovation. The membership to this community is entirely free and will bring many benefits to the UNIL community…

    Access to the HUB events

    Many workshops, round table, conferences and afterwork are organized for members of our community. Take advantage of expanding your network and meet key players in the ecosystem during unique events organized by the HUB on the UNIL campus.

    A network of professionals and experienced entrepreneurs

    Experts and coaches specialized in their field to support members in their reflections and / or in the realization of their projects. Take advantage of expanding your network and meet key experts, coach and trainers in the ecosystem.

    Discounts on our partner events

    Take advantage of discounts on conferences, workshops and round tables organized by the HUB and its partners in the region. Moreovers, community members have priority access to certain events.

    A collaborative space for co-creation on the campus

    The space is open to the whole UNIL community. It is located in the heart of the campus and promotes collaboration between the HUB, students, student associations and project teams. This co-creation space will encourage interactions between all members of the UNIL community.

    Space location : Amphipôle office 353-2

     

    Partners who support us

    We thank our partners U Change and the HEC Foundation for supporting our UCreate activation programs. Thanks to them, UCreate3 projects benefit from funding up to 10’000.- per project which allows them to considerably accelerate their progress and increase their chance of success (market research, prototyping, etc.).