The Igeho Rising Star offers each of the six nominees a presentation space free of charge that will enable them to present themselves to thousands of interested trade visitors at Igeho at Messe Basel from 20–24 November 2021. Four of these presentation spaces will be awarded by an independent jury, two by public voting.
Switzerland is considered an important innovation driver worldwide and is one of the countries with the highest investments in research and development in relation to its gross domestic product. At Igeho, founders and startups are given direct access to unique networking opportunities and the opportunity to gain more exposure in the industry and position themselves as thought leaders.
One winner each from the Founding Teams and Startup categories will be selected and announced by the independent jury at Igeho on 24 November 2021. They will also receive an additional prize of coaching worth CHF 1,500.