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20.12.2018

Consulting Hours

09.00 - 11.00 CET Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich or Online

Dear entrepreneur,

We are scouting for the best Startups in FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech for our P2 Prototype to Product Program. Are you interested? We are happy to give you a quick overview of our Startup Accelerator program and offer you the chance to ask us questions. Please register for the session.

Registration

open

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31.12.2018

P3 «Product to Market Program» – Application period is open

F10 Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

Apply now to hopefully become part of the F10 community in March next year.

On the 7th of March 2019, the P3 «Product to Market Program» will take place. This 1-day program is designed for Startups and teams with traction, already in revenue generation phase. It will feature a 30-minute session with a pitch, demo and Q&A which will be followed by one to one meetings and evening networking event. In the audience will be the F10 Corporate Members: SIX, the Swiss Stock Exchange, the Baloise Group, Julius Baer, Generali Group Switzerland, PwC Switzerland, Raiffeisen, Zürcher Kantonalbank.

 

Key Dates

31st of December 2018 – Application Period Closes
24th of January 2019 – Team Selection
7th of March 2019 – Program Day

 

 

For more information click here

Registration

open

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14.01.2019

Masterclass 2

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

23.01.2019

Consulting Hours

10.00 - 12.00 CET F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich or Online

Registration

coming soon

13.02.2019

Consulting Hours

14.00 - 16.00 CET F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich or Online

Registration

coming soon

18.02.2019

Masterclass 3

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

07.03.2019

P3 Product to Market Program Day

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

On the 7th of March 2019, the P3 Product to Market Program will take place. This 1-day program is designed for startups and teams with traction, already in revenue generation phase. It will feature a 30-minute session with a pitch, demo and Q&A which will be followed by one to one meetings and evening networking event. In the audience will be all the F10 Corporate Members: SIX, Bank Julius Bär, PwC Switzerland, Generali Insurances, Baloise Group, Raiffeisen, Zürcher Kantonalbank, ERI Bancaire and eny Finance.

22.03.2019

FinTech Hackathon Zurich

Friday 22nd of March 2019 from 5 pm – Sunday 24th of March 2019, 8 pm Schauspielhaus Zürich/Schiffbau, Schiffbaustrasse 4, 8005 Zurich

Registration

open

Register now

04.04.2019

Consulting Hours

10.00 - 12.00 CET F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich or Online

Registration

coming soon

08.04.2019

Masterclass 4

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

13.05.2019

Masterclass 5

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

23.05.2019

Consulting Hours

14.00 - 16.00 CET F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich or Online

Registration

coming soon

28.05.2019

Consulting Hours

10.00 - 12.00 CET F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich or Online

Registration

coming soon

02.06.2019

Opening application for the P2 Startup Accelerator Program – Batch V

12.00 CET F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

Applications are currently being accepted and reviewed from innovative tech startup firms who are solving problems in the financial, banking and insurance industries between September 26th 2018 and June 2nd 2019.

Batch V will start September 16th 2019 and end March 19th 2020.

More information here

Registration

open

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Past Events

03.12.2018

Masterclass 1

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

16.11.2018

F10 FinTech Hackathon Vienna

5.00 pm weXelerate, Praterstraße 1, 1020 Vienna

F10 is offering you a unique opportunity to attend the first F10 FinTech Hackathon in Austria. 48-hours of ideation and programming are waiting. In the heart of Vienna, you can meet like-minded, passionate, and curious people to challenge each other.

We aim to generate new ideas, and not to stop there, but to transform them into validated prototypes. If you have a sincere interest in solving problems and are eager to be challenged, it is the perfect place for you to be. Explore new opportunities, be an entrepreneur, and maybe even find your potential future partners, with whom you can run your startup.

The application deadline is 21st of October 2018, 12.00 am Vienna time.

More information

09.11.2018

Consulting Hours

14.00 - 16.00 CET F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich or Online

Dear entrepreneur,

We are scouting for the best Startups in FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech for our P2 Prototype to Product Program. Are you interested? We are happy to give you a quick overview of our Startup Accelerator program and offer you the chance to ask us questions. Please register for the session.

24.10.2018

Meet us in Warsaw

10.00 - 11.30 am Caffè Nero at Palace of Science and Culture, Warsaw, Poland

We are continually scouting the best #Startups in FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech for the F10 “Prototype to Product” as well as our “Product to Market” program. Does your Startup want to learn more about the F10 Accelerator Programs? Meet Startup coach James Sanders on Wednesday, 24th of October 2018, between 10.00 and 11.30 am at Caffè Nero at the Palace of Science and Culture in Warsaw, Poland.

Register via email: james.sanders@f10.ch

16.10.2018

Online Q&A Session F10 FinTech Hackathon Vienna

17.00 - 17.30 pm (CET) online Online

The first F10 FinTech Hackathon in Vienna will take place from the 16th to the 18th of November 2018. Do you have any questions regarding your application? Have you applied already and want to know what and how to prepare for the 48 hours of programming and ideation? Do you wonder how to find team mates and make friends? Are you curious to learn about the challenges to be solved at the Hackathon? Would you like to know more about the golden ticket to the top 25 of our “Prototype to Product” program that can be won at the Hackathon?

In the Online Q&A Session on Facebook, questions about the application process, the Hackathon program and the challenges to be solved, the location and prizes will be answered.

Send an email to our Event & Community Manager Viola if you want to take part in the Online Q&A Session: viola.zoller@f10.ch

21.09.2018

F10 FinTech Hackathon Singapore

5.00 pm Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore Management University, 70 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178901

Are you ready to create the future of finance and regulation in Asia? Join our first F10 FinTech Hackathon in September 2018 in Singapore. Spend 48 hours with us to transform great ideas into validated prototypes.

Save the date from 21st to 23rd of September 2018, and create the next big thing with us. We are looking for curious game changers with a lot of power, an entrepreneurial mindset, and a passion for challenges. Take the opportunity to benefit from our exceptional platform for ideation and programming combined with a prestigious network. You may even find your potential future partners to found your startup with.

More information

20.09.2018

Hedge – A greater Safety Net for the Entrepreneurial Age

18.00 CET @ F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, Zürich

We are very lucky to have as our speaker for the evening Nicolas Colin, co-founder and partner at The Family, a pan-European platform for supporting and uniting entrepreneurs. Nicolas will be presenting the findings from his new book, Hedge, which addresses the topic of recreating a safety net for the Entrepreneurial Age. The panel discussion, for which we will be joined by an entrepreneur, a venture capitalist and a representative from the State of Zurich, will also discuss some of the themes from the book, such as how to create a more favourable entrepreneurial ecosystem and ensure that it leads to broad-based prosperity.

12.09.2018

Meeting Selma.io and 3rd-eyes: The challenges of building a sustainable FinTech

19.00 - 21.00 CET @ F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, Zürich

The financial sector is increasingly recognized as an actor of change in issues ranging from climate change to gender equality. At the same time digitisation rapidly changes the way financial institutions have been doing business: FinTech-Startups challenge the status quo, while established financial players are re-inventing themselves, experimenting with new technologies and capitalizing on emerging innovative business models.

This meetup aims at people interested in the combination of both trends: modern, innovative and inclusive financial services.

07.09.2018

Online Q&A Session

10.00 - 11.00 CET online

Is your Startup ready to revolutionize the finance sector? F10 guides and supports FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech Startups on their journey to successful companies with paying customers and sellable products. The Zurich-based accelerator is the place where Startups with disruptive ideas come together with financial institutions to boost innovation in the finance industry.

The fourth batch of our “Prototype to Product” program starts in December 2018 and applications are accepted until 9th of September. Learn more about our Accelerator Program tailored for Startups with existing prototypes in the live Q&A session on Facebook.

06.09.2018

P3 Product to Market Program

F10 Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

On the 6th of September 2018, the P3 Product to Market Program will take place. This 1-day program is designed for startups and teams with traction, already in revenue generation phase. It will feature a 30-minute session with a pitch, demo and Q&A which will be followed by one to one meetings and evening networking event. In the audience will be all the F10 Corporate Members: SIX, Bank Julius Bär, PwC Switzerland, Generali Insurances, Baloise Group, Raiffeisen, Zürcher Kantonalbank, ERI Bancaire and eny Finance.

For more information click here

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Dates:

  • 25 June – Application period closed
  • 23 July – Team Selection
  • 06 Sept – Program Day

Program Criteria:

  • The program is intended for international teams/start-ups with market traction and revenue generation in FinTech, RegTech, or InsuranceTech
  • Teams/start-ups must be incorporated
  • You must be at least 2 team members. 1 of which must be a co-founder
  • F10 will not cover any costs borne by the teams/start-ups

24.08.2018

Consulting Hours

14.00 - 16.00 CET F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich or Online

Dear entrepreneur,

We are scouting for the best Startups in FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech for our P2 Prototype to Product Program. Are you interested? We are happy to give you a quick overview of our Startup Accelerator program and offer you the chance to ask us questions. Please register for the session.

23.08.2018

Demo Day Startup Acceleration Program – Batch III

Limmat Hall, CH – 8005 Zurich (www.limmatwest.ch)

2.30 pm    Open Doors, Startup Booths & Drinks
3.30 pm    Welcome from F10, Startup Pitches & Demo, speeches, celebration
6.15 pm    Apéro, Booths & Networking

20.08.2018

Masterclass 5

F10 Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

17.08.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

14.00 - 16.00 weXelerate, Praterstraße 1, 1020 Vienna (AUT) or Online

We are F10 Incubator&Accelerator based in Zurich, Switzerland. We are currently scouting for the best startups in the FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech space for our P2 «Prototype to Product Program» starting in December 2018. You are not sure whether you should apply or not to our program? No worries, we can meet in Vienna and we can tell you all about our program and you can ask us as many questions as you want! Please provide your information below and book a 30′ time slot. We will send you a calendar invitation and we will meet you at weXelerate, Praterstraße 1, 1020 Vienna, on Friday 17th of August from 14.00 to 16.00. Looking forward to meeting you all! For further information visit our website: www.f10.ch

09.08.2018

Online FAQ Session F10 FinTech Hackathon Singapore

8.00 - 8.30 am (CET) online

The first F10 FinTech Hackathon in Asia will take place in Singapore from 21st to 23rd of September 2018. Do you have any questions regarding your application? Have you applied already and want to know what to prepare for the 48 hours of programming and ideation? Do you wonder how to find team mates and make friends? Are you curious to learn about the challenges to be solved at the Hackathon? Would you like to know more about the golden ticket to the top 25 of our “Prototype to Product” program that can be won at the Hackathon?

In the Online FAQ Session on Facebook, questions about the application process, the Hackathon program and the challenges to be solved, the location and prizes will be answered.

Send an email to our Event & Community Manager Viola if you want to take part in the Online FAQ Session: viola.zoller@f10.ch

30.07.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

14.00 - 17.00 Swissnex Office - Sao Paulo - Avenida Paulista, 1754 - 10th floor - Room 108

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Sao Paulo we warmly invite you to our premises at Swissnex office – Avenida Paulista, 1754 – 10th floor – Room 108.

27.07.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

14.00 – 16.00 F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us, very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Zurich we warmly invite you to our premises at Förrlibuckstrasse 10.

19.07.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

11.30 - 13.00 FinTech Hub 80RR, 80 Robinson Rd, Singapore 068898

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us, very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Singapore we warmly invite you to our premises at FinTech Hub 80RR, 80 Robinson Rd, Singapore 068898.

21.06.2018

F10 Batch III Investor Day

F10 Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

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On June 21st, the F10 will hold its 3rd instalment of Investor Day with the current batch of 13 International FinTech Startups. The afternoon will be a fun interactive event where only the investment seeking startups will be featured. There will be startup booths, one to one time slots, and stage pitches. The previous two investor days featured 50-60 Swiss Angels, VC and Corporates looking for the brightest young talents. To date, The F10 has graduated 21 startups who raised over 15 Mil CHF of investment and created more than 100 jobs.

Agenda

15:30         Sign Up

16:00         Welcome & Introduction

16:05         1- Minute Startup Pitches

16:15         Voting

16:30         Top 5 Pitches

17:30         Apéro & Networking

 

Details about Startups: here

For questions: james.sanders@f10.ch

18.06.2018

Masterclass 4

F10 Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

15.06.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

9.00 - 10.00 CET or 14.00 - 15.00 CET F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich or Online

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us, very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Zurich we warmly invite you to our premises at Förrlibuckstrasse 10 or e-meet you.

25.05.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

9.00 – 11.00 F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us, very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Zurich we warmly invite you to our premises at Förrlibuckstrasse 10.

24.05.2018

Meet us in Vienna, Austria

Pioneers conference, Vienna, Austria

We are scouting the best FinTech, Regtech and InsurTech startups and our startup coach Thomas Landis will be in Vienna (Austria) on the 24th and 25th of May 2018 to take part in the Pioneers conference. If you are a startup interested in the F10 Accelerator Programs starting in fall and winter this year, please fill in the registration form below before 4pm on the 23rd of May and drop by the F10 Incubator & Accelerator booth at Pioneers for a meeting with Thomas.

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About the F10 Accelerator Programs:

Twice a year, F10 offers a 6-months “Prototype to Product” program in which startups are supported in transitioning their prototype to a sellable product. Each team is supported by a coach from the F10 team as well as an external mentor. The next batch will start in December 2018 and applications are being accepted until 9th of September 2018. More information about the F10 “Prototype to Product” program and the registration form can be found here.

F10 Incubator & Accelerator also offers a “Product to Market” program for support throughout the developmental cycle of new products, from their genesis as an idea through to emergence o the marketplace. The next batch will start in September 2018 and applications are being accepted until 25th of June 2018. More information about the “Product to Market” program and the registration form can be found here.

22.05.2018

Meet us in Gdansk, Poland

InfoShare conference, Gdansk, Poland

We are scouting the best FinTech, Regtech and InsurTech startups and our startup coach James Sanders will be in Gdansk (Poland) on the 22nd and 23rd of May 2018 to take part in the InfoShare conference – the biggest tech conference in Central and Eastern Europe.

If you are a startup interested in the F10 Accelerator Programs starting this year, please reach out to James directly to set up a meeting by Sunday the 20th of May 2018: james.sanders@f10.ch.

About the F10 Accelerator Programs:

Twice a year, F10 offers a 6-months “Prototype to Product” program in which startups are supported in transitioning their prototype to a sellable product. Each team is supported by a coach from the F10 team as well as an external mentor. The next batch will start in December 2018 and applications are being accepted until 9th of September 2018. More information about the F10 “Prototype to Product” program and the registration form can be found here.

F10 Incubator & Accelerator also offers a “Product to Market” program for support throughout the developmental cycle of new products, from their genesis as an idea through to emergence o the marketplace. The next batch will start in September 2018 and applications are being accepted until 25th of June 2018. More information about the “Product to Market” program and the registration form can be found here.

James Sanders

17.05.2018

Meet us in Sao Paulo, Brazil

May 17th, 2018, 09:00 - 12:00, SWISSNEX São Paulo: Avenida Paulista 1754 10° andar, Cerqueira Cesar, 01310-200

Discussion

We are currently scouting for the best startups in the FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech space for our P2 Prototype to Product Program starting December 2018. You are not sure whether you should apply or not? No worries, you can meet us in Sao Paulo where one of our advisors, Marc Lussy, can tell you a little bit more about our program and you can ask him many questions! Please provide some information about your startup over the registration form and book a 30′ time slot.

14.05.2018

Masterclass 3

F10 Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

09.05.2018

P3 Product to Market Program

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH-8005 Zürich

On the 9th of May 2019, the P3 Product to Market Program will take place. This 1-day program is designed for startups and teams with traction, already in revenue generation phase. It will feature a 30-minute session with a pitch, demo and Q&A which will be followed by one to one meetings and evening networking event. In the audience will be all the F10 Corporate Members: SIX, Bank Julius Bär, PwC Switzerland, Generali Insurances, Baloise Group, Raiffeisen, Zürcher Kantonalbank, ERI Bancaire and eny Finance.

20.04.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

9.00 - 10.00 CET or 14.00 - 15.00 CET F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich or Online

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us, very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Zurich we warmly invite you to our premises at Förrlibuckstrasse 10 or e-meet you.

09.04.2018

Masterclass 2

F10 Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

23.03.2018

Startup Consulting Hours

14.00 – 16.00 F10, Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

Dear entrepreneur,

We always try to help each Startup as good as possible – even the ones outside of our Accelerator Program. To provide highly valuable advice, we ask you to describe your challenge, which you would like to discuss with us, very briefly and register for a 30-minute-slot. Communicating online is always an option of course, but if you are in Zurich we warmly invite you to our premises at Förrlibuckstrasse 10.

18.03.2018

Opening application for the P2 Startup Accelerator Program – Batch IV

Zurich

Applications are currently being accepted and reviewed from innovative tech startup firms who are solving problems in the financial, banking and insurance industries between March 18th through September 9th, 2018.

Batch IV will start December 3rd, 2018 and end  May 16th, 2019.

 

16.03.2018

#SIXHackathon

Schauspielhaus Schiffbau – Schiffbaustrasse 4, Zürich

Prototype your idea
48 hours of fun, collaboration and ideas – the #SIXHackathon is a hub for developers, designers, entrepreneurs, marketeers and sales specialists. You probably won’t get a lot of sleep, but you will have a lot of fun! So what are you waiting for? Join us for two days packed with ideation and programming – designed to help you develop your brightest ideas.

06.03.2018

Masterclass 1

F10 Förrlibuckstrasse 10, CH – 8005 Zurich

13.02.2018

Panel discussion with Switzerland’s Top FinTech Accelerators

18.00 – 20.00 Spaces – Bleicherweg 10, 8002 Zurich

Accelerators

 

We will explore together their models, their experiences, and discuss about: key learnings over the past two years; debate around sustainable models for programs; relative strength of each program; tips for entrepreneurs about getting in and making the most of the programs; insights from International participants about what makes Switzerland attractive


with our great speakers:

Katka Letzing  FinTech Lead and mentor at Kickstart Accelerator
Markus Graf  Co-Founder and Head of F10 FinTech Incubator and Accelerator
Sal Matteis CEO at FinTech Fusion

The panel will be moderated by our President John Hucker.


Agenda

18.00 Guests arrival
18.10 Intro and Welcome address by John Hucker
18.20 Panel discussion with Kickstart, F10 and Fusion
19.00 Networking Apéro

09.02.2018

P1 Program – Idea to Prototype

09.02 – 11.02 F10 Förrlibuckstrasse 10, 8005 Zurich

F10 will offer a 48-hour Design Thinking Idea Boot Camp, which aims to transfer an idea into a validated Prototype. The goal is to stimulate idea generation and to support new ideas. The coaching will be provided by F10, and specialists from the corporate members will be invited to support the teams. The participants will form teams of three and they can pick one of three challenges during the first round of P1. The selection of the participants will be done by January 29th. The P1 Program will start on Friday February 9th, and will end on Sunday February 11th.

 

Criteria for the Participants:

Individuals or Teams who want to be challenged or have a new idea, are eager towards problem solving and have curious mindset. We encourage diversity of gender/background/career paths (employees from corporate partners, FinTech experts, students, techies, business people). It’s a 48-hour workshop at the F10 offices in Zurich. Food will be provided, but no housing.

 

This is a great opportunity to start your startup and find future co-founders with complementary skills!