Upcoming Events

SHS General Meeting

30. March 2020


The annual SHS general meeting takes place on March 30, 2020. This meeting will happen digitally and is on invitation and for SHS Members only. 

SHS Smarter Healthcare Booster Program PITCH EVENTS

April 6 - 17, 2020


We are more than happy to announce, that both planned pitch events will now go digital.

SHS recommends: 2. International E-Healthcare Applications Summit

11. May 2020

Technopark, Winterthur & ZHAW

This is event ist not organized but recommended by SHS. The summit has a focus on world-leading digital health technologies and hospital use cases and invites international, leading healthcare technology companies and research centers to present and demo their latest achievements.

SHS recommends: eHealth Business program at USI

25. May 2020

Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano

Swiss Healthcare Startups is teaming up with Università della Svizzera italiana (USI):

SHS recommends: S-GE Swiss Startup Tour

22. June 2020


This is event ist not organized but recommended by SHS.

After a successful first edition in 2019, Switzerland Global Enterprise is organizing it’s second SwissStartupTour!
The comprehensive program has been shaped intensively in order to offer as much as possible to the startups.

SHS recommends: dialog@age

04. September 2020


This is event ist not organized but recommended by SHS. The second edition of dialog@age will take place in Zurich on 4 September 2020. The symposium on the quality requirements of today and tomorrow in long-term care offers a platform with renowned speakers and around 200 participants from the health and long-term care sector. 

Fellowships for BioEntrepreneurship program available

26. October 2020

USI, Lugano

Swiss Healthcare Startups is teaming up with Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) again! This time we offer a few fellowships for the BioBusiness advanced short program on BioEntrepreneurship at USI.

Digital Health Day 2020

27. October 2020


The third edition of the Digital Health Day will take place on 27 October 2020!

Past Events

Our Event Portfolio

SHS Nouveau

SHS Noveau has a focus on early stage startups presenting their ideas within 3 minutes to an interdisciplinary jury. After the presentation, the startups receive spontaneous and honest feedback from the jury members on the projects presented.


SHS Cru presents exclusively selected startups from our network to the partners of SHS in an intimate setting. Startups get a timeframe of max. 5 minutes to pitch their ideas followed by a relaxed but challenging exchange with the partners.

SHS Grand Cru

SHS Grand Cru is a partner only event. A keynote speech by a wellknown guest throughout the evening followed by an exclusive networking platform.

SHS Public

SHS Public sets a frame for up to 100 guests mainly for the Swiss healthcare and startup scene. Keynotes, panels and partner presentations are held and industry-related topics are discussed. SHS Public brings everyone together. 

SHS Combat

SHS Combat invites guests such as main players in the Swiss healthcare system for a one-on-one talk. The frame is accompanied by discussions with the audience, startup pitches and networking. 

SHS Conference

SHS Conference sets the scale for bigger events up to 300 guests and is an eco-system booster. This comprehensive event includes keynote international speakers, panel-discussions, startup-pitches and side sessions such as workshops, gamification and many more.