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Gaming jam, startup launches… there's a lot happening @ swissnex India!
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Bringing a new wave of Social Entrepreneurship to India
Social innovation is gaining momentum world over and swissnex India is glad to be the bridge that brings it to India in a big way! Here's what the Swiss startups - who visited to explore the market had to say about India, the opportunities' galore:
"Why I want to launch in India" - Philip Urech, CEO Crowdguard.
"There's a lot of potential for crowd funding here" - Rajiv & Jeanine Srivastava, Co-founders Fairfundr.
Catch Crowdguard and Fairfundr in action at the Techsparks Grand Finale 2014 wherein Edouard Lambelet, CEO of the Swiss startup Paper.li delivered an inspiring keynote speech.
Revealing the art in technology and the technology in art
06, 07 November 2014, swissnex India
 
Join us for a one-of-a-kind demo of the art installations of the Bangalore based artists Pors & Rao. Listen to Aparna Rao (of Pors & Rao) talk about ‘Constructing Mechanical Lives’ as well as to the eminent Swiss professor Einar Neilsen from NTB University of Applied Sciences, Buchs, as he reveals ‘The Art of Robot Design – Developing Robots from Scratch’.
 
 Register  for the Demo & Talk at swissnex India on 06 November at 4:00 pm.
Discover how movies on health can invoke a positive change
14 and 15 November 2014, NIMHANS Bangalore
 
Be part of the Indo-Swiss initiative to explore the impact of films on public health action. The initiative begins with the screening of award winning film 'Astu' on 14 November (on exploration of aging, memory, love, loss and compassion) followed by a symposium on 15 November, at NIMHANS Bangalore. 

 Movie Screening  of 'Astu' on 14 Nov,  5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
 Register  for the Symposium on 15 Nov,  9:00 am to 4:15 pm
 
Catch us at the Swiss Innovation Forum
20 November 2014, Congress Center, Basel, Switzerland
 
Meet the swissnex India team at the Swiss Innovation Forum in Basel wherein over 900 CEOs, decision-makers from the Swiss SMEs and representatives of leading organisations from research, science and politics get together to trigger innovation. swissnex India will be represented at the swissnex booth together with swissnex Boston and the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation to showcase its activities.
 
 Book a prior appointment  with the swissnex India representative for 20 Nov.
Game on, Bangalore!
26 November, 11 am - 8 pm at swissnex India 
 
The much-awaited Gaming Week is back, bringing together Swiss and Indian game designers and enthusiasts for a Gaming Jam and Gaming Lounge. The Gaming Lounge will feature the works of students from the Zurich University of the Arts and ECAL from Switzerland. The Swiss students will team up with Indian design students for a Gaming Jam.

  Register   for the Gaming Lounge at swissnex India on 26 November between 11:00 am - 8:00 pm.
Money matters: How much does it cost to start up in India?

Want to start up in India? Get accurate information on the various cost factors involved in making your dream a reality. From living space to workspace and incorporation to hiring, here's what you have to plan for, in a city like Bangalore. Interested in knowing more? Reach us at innovation@swissnexindia.org.
The life of young academics from Switzerland, in India
Get more insights into the nature of Indo-Swiss academic exchanges and learn first hand from young academics about how they manage their intercultural journey. Many thanks to the young scholars from the Swiss universities for sharing their Indian experience with us... enjoy reading! 
Citizen Dialogue: High impact solutions for a #SaferIndia
Despite its seemingly welcoming culture, in India certain gaps remain unaddressed, and on the top of the chart is public safety. swissnex India, in association with Ashoka India, hosted the Citizen Dialogue: Creating high Impact Solutions for a Safer India. The event brought together Bangalore’s bright and responsible minds that discussed problems at hand, alongside devising potential solutions. 
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       at swissnex India

>>  Key takeaways from the webinar 'Business
       culture in India
'

>>  Swiss Day at ISB: students of ISB
       Hyderabad connect with Swiss companies
>>  Sound Reasons 2014: Festival of sound art
       in Bangalore


>>  Here's what you might not know about
       
Innovation in india. Must watch!

>>  swissnex India is hiring a 
Swiss intern for
       Entrepreneurship & Innovation
. Apply now!


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       where innovative startups met
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>> Interview with Carlos Souza, co-founder of Brazil’s largest MOOC platform Veduca
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