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Innosuisse trade fair program for start-ups

Thanks to the Innosuisse trade fair programme, start-ups with global ambitions have the opportunity to participate in international trade fairs as exhibitors or visitors. Is your start-up ready for the world stage? Then take this opportunity and apply now for one of the selected leading start-up trade fairs or send us your own trade fair proposals as part of the new «Pick your Fair» programme.

Innosuisse trade fair program for start-ups


  • Logistic support for an optimized fair preparation, attendance and follow-up 
  • Individualized fair consulting and targeted matchmaking 
  • Promotion and strong appearance of your fair attendance under the Swiss brand
  • Financial contribution to fair-related expenses of up to 70% (travel and accommodation cost are excluded)
  • Selected complementary services, such as buisiness support

Lead fairs 2022

Further information including the corresponding application forms can be found here.

Definition trade fair
A trade fair must take place abroad, be focused on trade and have exhibition space in order to be eligible for the Innosuisse trade fair programme.

Do you want to apply?
Then send your completed application to Corinne Bachmann, Project Manager Trade Fairs / Start-ups at Switzerland Global Entreprise.
The offer is limited. Apply today and benefit from Innosuisse's support and S-GE's many years of international trade fair experience.


Would you like to take part in an international trade fair that is not covered by our leading trade fairs? No problem, the trade fair programme is supplemented by a limited "Pick your Fair" offer. For information on applications for exhibitors (with stand) or visitors (without stand) please contact Corinne Bachmann.


  • Active Innosuisse Coaching Certificate
  • Innosuisse certificate (not older than 3 years)
  • Applications need to be handed in at least 8 weeks prior to the fair taking place
  • Global ambitions and willingness to enter international markets

The number of places is limited and your application will be thoroughly examined:

  • Development and current needs of your company
  • Quality of your application and objectives for your trade fair presentation
  • Timing for the trade fair visit



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