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Do you really need that new gadget?
Think before you add on to the endless amount of e-waste.

An inspiring talk by renowned Swiss artist Raphael Perret at swissnex India on 3 September has urged many to think of the environment before grabbing the latest gadgets. Perret through his exhibition on 'Art from E-Waste' and a panel discussion on the latest trends in e-waste discourse shared delightful insights on his experience with the e-waste Informal sector in India and the possible solutions for a cleaner, safer environment.
Rewired Thinking: A closer look at 'Drei'
15 September 2014, Bangalore

Christian Etter, Swiss designer and founder of Etter Studio, Zurich, dissects the creative process that led to the creation of the award-winning computer game Drei to the students of National Institute of Design (NID), Bangalore. The talk co-organised by Pro Helvetia - Swiss Arts Council and swissnex India will be held at the NID R&D Campus on 15 September 2014 between 4 pm and 5 pm. Christian Etter will also address the participants of the Kyoorius Design Yatra 2014  on 11 September 2014 at the Grand Hyatt, Goa. 

  Register   for the talk on 15 September (email:
The return of the interactive webinar series!
18 September, 25 September and 16 October. All webinars at
4:00 pm Swiss Time via
After the success of the webinar series earlier this year, swissnex India continues the sessions with more insights. Swiss startups, make sure not to miss this unique opportuny to learn from the Industry experts as well as established startups in India.
 Register  September 18 - City Spotlight: Startup vibe of young Bangalore - Why you should be here

 Register  September 25 - Business Culture in India
  Register   October 16 - Swiss social entrepreneurship in India: How to leverage the huge potential
What's the market potential of your research project? Find out at AIT Camp!
10- 15 November, Bangalore
Discover the market potential of your high-level research project, and be the winner of the AIT Innovation Grant! In association with EPFL and Venture Lab, swissnex India will operate the AIT Camp in BangaloreIndia. Swiss researchers, rush your entries to win your place at the Academia Industry Program! 

  Register   until 22nd September
Calling Swiss startups to explore Bangalore, the startup capital of India
30 November - 4 December, Bangalore
Bangalore is truly worth exploring! swissnex India presents Swiss startups with a unique opportunity to explore Bangalore and get hands-on experience of its startup ecosystem. Join the Startup Tour Bangalore 2014 wherein Swiss startups can gain a solid understanding of the Indian market characteristics and trends and interact with potential local partners.

  Register   before 15 October 2014.
"Over the course of the week with swissnex India, I was dropped into a constant state of learning"

Jon Mark Walls, CEO of the Swiss startup GovFaces, visited Bangalore for 9 days in August 2014 to assess the market potential in India. Hear from Jon about how swissnex India helped in the business development of GovFaces.
Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s historical Independence Day speech seems to have galvanised the nation into action, with his emphatic mentions of Skill India movement and the ‘Make in India’ statement inviting multinationals to leverage India for manufacturing. In the wake of these announcements that can have far reaching impact on the Indian ecosystem. A glance at the various states and their maturity in encouraging startups and entrepreneurs.
>>  Swiss student films screening at Bangalore        International Short Film festival

>> swissnex India is hiring a local 'Innovation 
     & Entrepreneurship' intern. Apply now! 

>> Swiss author and poet, Heike Fiedler to
      visit India
>> A peek at the Workshop on Integrating  
     Quantitative & Qualitative Research Methods  

>> swissnex India team heads to Bern for
      Asia Pacific Information Day 

>> The Swiss model for applied sciences - 
      Vocational training for startups in Gujarat
>> Excellent Swiss Design comes to Boston 
>>  How to captivate an audience in less than 30 seconds? swissnex San Francisco has the answers! 
>> Lift China 2014 in association with swissnex China: panel discussions, workshops, exhibitions
>> 'Re-imagining Cities' an exhibition on urban design research in Singapore
>> Here's how it was at 'Act like you mean it' at swissnex Brazil.
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