Venture in Action – Where Practice and Theory meet

“Migros, Roche, Nestlé – it all started with an idea” says Sebastien Jeanneret, Entrepreneur and Professor at the School of Management (HEG) Fribourg in front of the media. With Rico Baldegger, Director of the School of Management Fribourg and Edgar Jeitziner, Managing-Director of the Banque Cantonale de Fribourg (BCF) they presented a new and so far not existing course: Venture in Action.

In teams up six students, the “Studentpreneurs”  create their very own start-up. Seed capital is provided by the BCF, HEG’s official Partner for Entrepreneurship & Innovation.: 1’000 Swiss Francs per student. The projects were presented at the BCF’s Safe Gallery.

Safe Gallery

 

The projects are:

Bridge Selection: E-business facilitator for sale of no lunger used goods

Bridge Selection

Carte Blanche: Online custom clothing store

Carte Blanche

Empreinte Ethno: Modern occidental fashion with African tissues

Empreinte Ethno

MixMe: Push-caps filled with syrup tastes (green-apple, peach, raspberry) to mix with tap water

MixMe

PicYours: Online platform that offers original pictures taken by unknown “Artists” on different supports (poster, canvas) in different dimensions

PicYours

Traum Acoustik: Organizing parties to promote Minimal, Deep-House and Tech-House in Western Switzerland

Traum Acoustik

Trouverlartiste.ch: Platform connecting all kind of artists with establishments (restaurants, bars etc.) looking for them

Trouverlartiste

Swider: Local production and sale of alcoholic Swiss cider

Swider

You like We paint: Transforms your picture into a painting

YouLike-WePaint

 

From now on, the different teams will write a monthly blog article and talk about their team, accomplishments, milestones and many more… Stay tuned!

 

Press coverage

La Liberté

Freiburger Nachrichten

Radio Fribourg

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