EPFL Startup Booster

The EPFL Startup Booster is a unique opportunity to support disruptive ideas, new products and services that will change the world for the better.

Whether you are a startup project supported by the EPFL Startup Launchpad or an EPFL startup that is in the pre-commercialization phase, the EPFL Startup Booster will help you share your pioneering technology and disruptive ideas with the world - offering everyone a chance to be part of shaping the future.

Join us now, we will help you get ready for a successful crowdfunding campaign and boost your project with up to CHF 3’000! You will find further details and conditions for participation here.

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Total of projects backed
Unki : your travel companion

Startup, Technology, and Tourism


Unki : your travel companion

by areisde and GabVeigas

Unki redefines travel by personalizing it for you. Dive into a hassle-free adventure, entirely shaped according to your desires. Discover the revolution of tailor-made travel.

106 %
CHF 10’635
65 backers
Adamu | Be your own composer

Startup, Music, and Technology


Help us democratize music composition. A project where music scores meet artificial intelligence to explore and train our creativity.

101 %
CHF 15’165
53 backers
Synature - Wolf Monitoring

Startup, Technology, and Animals

Lausanne, Glarus, and Sion

Synature - Wolf Monitoring

by Miya, Olivier, and Adrian & Noah

We are 4 nature loving engineers that want to enable the co-existence of humans and wildlife. Our goal is to develop a smart mic that can detect the howling of wolves in real-time to help rangers.

103 %
CHF 20’710
54 backers
Yuzu,  tomorrow's cuisine

Food, Technology, and Environment


Let's build together the future of food and cooking. A year ago we were dreaming about it. Today, we have never been so close to finally realizing this dream.

100 %
CHF 25’113
55 backers
Soleva – Solar electric van

Technology, Environment, and Education


Soleva – Solar electric van

by Curdin W., Matthieu B., and Soleva Solar Team

With your support, we convert an old camper into an electric home on wheels, self-powered by 100% renewable energy. A project to inspire society to a sustainable transition in both mobility and energy

147 %
CHF 29’583
131 backers
Time Designers

Startup, Design, and Technology


Time Designers

by Guillaume Bonneau, Pierre-Amaury Anton, and Pierre Coutaz

Help us create the first Swiss made watch brand deeply rooted in digital art. Join our community to write the future of watchmaking together.

159 %
CHF 15’970
40 backers
Qaptis – CO2 free trucks

Startup, Technology, and Environment


Qaptis – CO2 free trucks

by Yves Loerincik, Theodore Caby, and Masoud

Help develop a simple way for transportation companies to reduce their impact on the environment with on-board CO2 capture and storage.

112 %
CHF 28’220
125 backers

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You have a project and we are in the crowdfunding business. Get your funding now and make sure people start hearing about your idea. If you have questions or need professional crowdfunding advice, our experts are happy to help you.

  • You don’t pay until your project is successful
  • Make it public when you feel ready to
  • Successful projects since 20127,207
  • Our wemakeit success rate62%
  • Total amount of supportEUR 101 m
  • Community Members630,908