Deep Tech Week

For this first edition in 2020, EPFL is a founding member of the Deep Tech Week!

Join us at our first “Pitches & Cheese” event, which will take place during Deep Tech Week – from 9 to 13 March 2020. An event that showcases EPFL’s deep tech start-ups and a panel of experts followed by a traditional Swiss networking aperitif.


Tuesday 10 March 2020

6:30 – 9:00 PM

Pitches & Cheese will present EPFL start-ups, which provide innovative deep tech solutions to meet the major societal challenges of our time. 

Due to growing concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19), the EPFL has taken the decision to cancel the Pitches & Cheese event.

18:30 Doors opening and welcome of participants
19:00 Welcome address
19:10 Start-ups pitches (see start-ups list hereafter)
19:30 Panel discussion with Swiss experts on the start-up ecosystem, Entrepreneur and Professor.
20:00 Aperitif and networking
Daphne Technology Enabling air pollution control with nanotechnology
Picterra Bring new source of knowledge to society
CompPair Smart repairing solution for composite materials
DePoly A novel technology allowing for the chemical recycling of PET plastic
Nanogence Material solution for sustainble world

>> The event will be held in English


Swiss Embassy
142, rue de Grenelle
75007 Paris

Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne – EPFL
Vice Presidency for Innovaton
EPFL Innovation Park 
Building J
1015 Lausanne

Aurelie Schick

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