Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp in Lucerne, Switzerland

8 November 2019




UPDATE: Find out who are the most innovative Swiss start-up winners here or read our fresh media release here! Our jury members carefully reviewed 60 start-up applications and these are the start-ups who were selected in the 2nd round of evaluation to pitch their business at the Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp 2019. Have a look at the photos here!



Are you a start-up developing an innovative product or service that could change how we think about travel, tourism and hospitality in the future? 

For the second time in Switzerland, World Tourism Forum Lucerne will screen Swiss start-up scene and find the most innovative business models among Swiss start-ups operating in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry.

WTFL Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp is a one-day event of start-up pitches, coaching sessions, keynote speeches and workshops for entrepreneurs. This is not just another start-up competition - it is the exchange of ideas, the gathering of the youth and experienced leaders, as well as the push for innovation to the next level. Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp is also in line with the "Tourism Strategy of the Swiss Confederation" and supports its special focus on start-ups in order to improve the overall productivity of Swiss tourism.


Find out how Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp helped The Trip Boutique & KITRO launch their business!




Meet the most innovative start-ups from Switzerland and get the chance for new partnership opportunities!

Join us in Lucerne for a full-day of start-up elevator pitches, keynote speeches and workshops. Ticket cost is CHF 140.-, register here.




Learn about the Swiss innovation and align your classroom knowledge with the real-life business cases! 

We offer limited free tickets for students and professors. Contact us to find out more about this exclusive offer!  



Impressions from the first WTFL Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp in 2018 ...

The concept of the Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp is based on its international version. Last year Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp took place in Lucerne, Switzerland on 9 November 2018. Out of more than 50 start-up applications, the jury selected 15 finalists that made it to the final round. Have a look at the winners here or check out the video below!