B Corp & B Lab Switzerland

B Corporations are businesses that aim to be best for the world as well as best in the world. The global movement of B Corporations seeks to change the way profit making businesses operate and how they contribute to the economy: these businesses put shareholders on an equal footing with other stakeholders such as customers,…

Zermatt Summit

The Zermatt Summit was created in 2010 as a primary international platform to promote a constructive, action-oriented dialogue between the various actors of society, ranging from business to civil society, academy, religion, arts and politics. This conference is organized and run by the Zermatt Summit Foundation, an independent non-profit organization recognized of public interest by…

Ashoka Switzerland

Ashoka is the largest network of social entrepreneurs worldwide, with more than 3,200 Ashoka Fellows (social entrepreneurs) in 88 countries putting their system of changing ideas into practice on a global scale. Ashoka launched the field of social entrepreneurship and has activated multi-sector partners across the world who increasingly look to entrepreneurial talent and new…

HEC Lausanne

HEC Lausanne, the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne, trains capable and responsible economic leaders and entrepreneurs, as well as generating ideas which make a mark on their era. Aiming to develop a better understanding of social enterprises and to contribute to the promotion of social entrepreneurship, HEC Lausanne launched a…

Impact HUB Geneva – PULSE program

Impact Hub Geneva “PULSE program” offers support for entrepreneurial persons and teams pursuing early-stage ventures with a positive impact on the planet. The program aims at developing the landscape and ecosystem of social entrepreneurship at large in the Geneva region by raising awareness of social entrepreneurship and providing incubation to the most promising projects to…