IFIA Innovation Standard Program was held in Switzerland
IFIA Innovation Standard Program was held in Switzerland in 2023 with the presence of innovators, entrepreneurs, and inventors
Accordingly, at this event, practical summits and business meetings were held regarding the IFIA Innovation Standard program, including the IIS workshop, blockchain, and different startup opportunities.
At first, the special conference regarding IIS was held at the Office of IFIA with the presence of the project manager, Mr. Masoud Tajbakhsh, IFIA secretary, Ms. Gaelle Grosjean, and the head of the Geneva Inventions Exhibition, Ms. Karolin Simonet. Also, a group of innovators, entrepreneurs, and startup CEOs were present and shared their experiences at the IFIA office in Palexpo.
In this meeting, innovators and startup owners presented their pitch decks with detailed presentations of their business plans and business models.
The purpose of holding such a conference is for the innovators to engage more with the startup space and innovative people so that IFIA can progress further toward the goals and missions of IIS. Moreover, this group attended the United Nations meeting in Geneva at the United Nations Office, housed at the historic Palais des Nations.
The next part of this program provided the participants with private meetings with Belgian investors of different firms, such as ONEtoONE, Sensifai, and Innovouric, in which the innovators presented their business plans to the investors. These businessmen also discussed their international experiences and how to receive funds in Europe. Examining the opportunities of artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things were the main topics of these meetings. Last but not least, IIS thanks Dr. Bahari, IFIA’S Representative in Belgium, for planning this gathering for the inventors and innovators.
The next meeting of the IFIA Innovation Standard Program was held in Crypto Valley, Zug, Switzerland. At this event, held at the CVVC complex, the participants acknowledged the opportunities in blockchain and fintech. Moreover, this event was held with Mr. Nikolay, one of the senior managers of CVVC Complex, and the economic advisor of the Canton of Zug, Mr. Alberto Diaz.
In the end, the team of innovators had the chance to visit some unicorn startup companies and attend a specialized meeting with the CEO of the FICAS group, Mr. Ali Mizani, regarding the role of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in the field of innovation and the future of research in Zug.
Lastly, the IIS Project Manager, Mr. Masoud Tajbakhsh, believes that providing such specialized programs and meetings for future innovators and inventors of IFIA can create new perspectives in the world and ecosystem of innovation.