The Circular Economy Incubator
The Circular Economy (CE) Incubator enables individuals and startups to prototype and develop innovative solutions contributing to accelerate the transition towards Circular Economy in Switzerland. During the program, the selected entrepreneurs work on implementing their solutions and validating their business models, with the support from high-level mentors, experts and our network of impact investors.
The CE Incubator is part of a pioneer initiative that currently takes place in 4 Swiss cities – Bern, Geneva, Lausanne and Zurich.
What is it exactly about?
3 Months Program
Accelerating circular ideas and proof of concepts through a combination of different support elements.
25+ Entrepreneurs / Startups swiss-wide
Implementing circular projects with the support of mentors and experts out of the Swiss innovation ecosystem.
Main pillars of support
The value of the support provided for free to every selected team is estimated at CHF 15.000. Furthermore, the CE Incubator has a zero equity and fees policy. This means the startups will not be charged anything and the idea they grow stays entirely theirs