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AIT India Camp 2016:
the tale of twenty researchers-turned-entrepreneurs
‘Intensive’, ‘insightful’ and ‘cross-pollinating’ were the expressions that the participants used to describe the Academia-Industry Training (AIT) programme in Bangalore. swissnex India and SINE IIT Bombay brought together twenty researchers from all over Switzerland and India to validate their product ideas, create and reflect upon their business models and familiarize themselves with the Indian market.
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Swiss Films at Francophonie Fesitival  
15 & 17 March 2016, 7:00 pm IST, Alliance Française, Bangalore
 
The Consulate General of Switzerland in Bangalore joins in the celebration of the ‘Week of the French Language’ – Francophone Festival, at Alliance Francaise, Bangalore, with the screening of two acclaimed Swiss French movies: 'L’Abri: The Shelter' and 'EXIT: The Right To Die'. The Francophonie Festival is an annual worldwide celebration of the French language. Being the second most widely spoken language in the country, the festival is of great importance to Switzerland.
 
 L'Abri: The Shelter  on 15 March 2016 at 7:00 pm.
 EXIT: The Right To Die  on 17 March 2016 at 7:00 pm.
Focus India Student Delegation Visit 2016
22 March 2016, 2:30 pm IST, Workbench Projects, Bangalore
 
Every year, Focus India, a student delegation from the School of Business, University of Applied Sciences of North Western Switzerland (FHNW),  visits India for a business tour. The visit is to gain an understanding of how Swiss, Indian and international companies train young, skilled employees in order to ensure high quality and performance. swissnex India will connect the group with Workbench Projects, a makers space, to learn how they add value to the makers/entrepreneurship ecosystem in Bangalore.
 
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Urban Flow at Techkriti 2016
03 - 06 March 2016, 8:00 am - 0:00 pm IST, IIT Kanpur
 
swissnex India, in collaboration with ETH Global will facilitate the showcase of ‘ÚrbanFlow’, a project conceived by the students of ETH Zurich, at Techkriti - an annual international technological and entrepreneurial festival of IIT Kanpur. The UrbanFlow Honeycomb is a modular system of small wind turbines specially designed for urban environments. The project will be represented by two students - Paul Westermann and Lucas Kundig  from ETH Zurich.
 
 Visit our website  for details. 
'Le Corbusier – Mastering the Image' exhibition comes to Bangalore!
07 - 23 April 2016, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm IST, NGMA, Bangalore
 
On the occasion of the 50th death anniversary of Le Corbusier, architect of international repute, the Embassy of Switzerland in India and the Consulate General of Switzerland in Bangalore present 'Le Corbusier - Mastering the Image' exhibition at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore. The official opening ceremony will be held on 7 April 2016 at 6:00 PM.
 
The Legal Framework in India: a handbook for Swiss startups

We're making it easier for Swiss entrepreneurs to startup in India! swissnex India, Formulate IP, Excubator and CTI bring you handbook on India's Legal Framework - a brief primer to a potential Swiss investor on the basic legal framework in India in areas such as immigration, FDI, employment, capital markets, mergers & acquisitions and other regulatory compliances.
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Say hello to our new interns!

Vidya Kamalesh, Janina Keller, Nina Zellweger and Laura Leonardis have joined swissnex India. Know more about them and their journey ahead for the next six months.
State of Cyber Security in India
and Switzerland

 
How secure are our business servers? How do startups handle cyber security? And how do the digital cultural differences between India and Switzerland influence cyber security? A focus group discussion including Swiss Professor Solange Gheranaouti and Indian cyber security specialists throws light on these pivotal questions and more.
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