Ventures in Action
ViA: Ventures in Action is an innovative teaching module, unique in Switzerland. It was developed by the School of Management Fribourg as part of the Master of Science in Business Administration, major in Entrepreneurship. With the guidance of expert coaches, students are taken through the process of setting up their own company, which in turn supports entrepreneurship and innovation in the canton of Fribourg. The School of Management Fribourg takes great pleasure in presenting the seven start-ups founded within this programme.
Malgré des différents parcours, la même passion et la même valeur se sont réunis en une équipe pour œuvrer à un futur plus écologique dans ce pays
Okapaï is a Swiss company that offers a variety of alternatives to plastic straws such as edible, biodegradable and reusable straws. Through their straws, Okapaï hopes to make fighting single-use plastic straws a fun experience. Okapaï also sells accessories such as cleaning brushes for stainless steel and bamboo straws. Opting for an alternative to plastic straws is a small step towards preserving the world of tomorrow.
VESA is a handcrafted game of wooden blocks with unlimited possibilities and based on kind values. Suitable for children of 18 months and older, it is designed in a safe and responsible way. These wooden blocks are developed and produced entirely in Switzerland in an enthusiastic, empathetic and timeless spirit. VESA inspires people to experience moments of sharing and to foster sustainable values. Above all, it gives children the opportunity to develop their skills in a playful manner.
Tapa2Bal is an online community that allows you participation in scientific eco-volunteer trips by paying a contribution of CHF 2.00 per month
ecco.eco is a platform dedicated to upcycling. You can learn about the topic upcycling itself, get tips and inspiration for simple DIY home upcycling projects, and discover the many local Swiss businesses that sell upcycle products.
People in Switzerland, in average, invest more than 90 minutes per day for mobility. They are faced with low efficiency in transport, due to indirect routes, caused by topographical challenges of lakes and the alps. Thanks to the progress in technology, the sky will soon be utilised to provide efficient city-to-city and inner-city public transportation, resulting in a huge reduction of travel time and cost.
Odi'C allows your children to study the Swiss elementary school curriculum while having fun. The app is free and accessible to all via the Google play store (Android) and the App store (iOS). It can be used on a cell phone or tablet. In collaboration with elementary school teachers in French-speaking Switzerland, the exercises provided by Odi'C are based on themes covered in class.
Incub&co is an innovative start-up incubator in the Lausanne region. Our goal is support your brave ideas and offer startups outstanding opportunities for development while ensuring our position as a leader in the sector.