25 Jun

Partners

WID-I4H is at the vanguard of patient care, healthcare and medical science. No matter your station, location, industry or profession, we all have a stake in safeguarding and improving public healthcare and promoting the development of cutting edge medical technologies.

WID-I4H  Partners (in alphabetical order):

Foundation of the Partners of Lombard Odier, bankers in Geneva since 1796, Fondation Lombard Odier is a public utility grant-making foundation, member of SwissFoundations and of the European Foundation Centre, celebrating curiosity and openness. A long tradition of philanthropic engagement is continued by today’s partners with a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship. www.fondationlombardodier.org
Campus Biotech Geneva Campus Biotech is a new initiative that will drive forward the biotechnology sector in the Lake Geneva region, creating new opportunities for scientists and entrepreneurs. It will be a new centre of excellence in biotechnology and life science research and will focus on pure science and its translation into products that have an impact on society and the world. It was formed following the announcement by Merck Serono in 2012 that it would be closing its Geneva site. Formerly the global headquarters of Serono, the biotechnology company built over three generations by the Bertarelli family, this site had been the hub for life sciences in the region.

 

18 Jun

The Association

The World Innovation Day Association
The World Innovation Day Association is a not-for-profit association, which aims to catalyze, nurture, promote and re-ward innovations at large that have a global, cultural, scientific, technological and/or social impact, including but not limited to, in public health, medical and healthcare science. In order to achieve its goal, the Association organizes global business innovation competitions that bring together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and industry, amongst other activities.

The World Innovation Day is constituted an association in accordance with the articles 60 and seq. of the Swiss Civil Code (the “CC“). It is established for an indefinite duration. The registered office of the Association is located in Geneva, Switzerland.