L.E.S.S. wins the W.A. de Vigier Foundation competition 2013. The W.A. de Vigier Foundation has sponsored innovative and future-looking business ideas with a development award of CHF 100,000 per idea. In addition to this start-up capital, the award-winner also gains access to valuable contacts, has the opportunity to exchange information and experiences at Alumni Events and receives media exposure. The W.A. de Vigier Foundation is focussed on contributing to keeping the Swiss economy strongly competitive and healthy. In 2013, over 180 companies have applied and competed. L.E.S.S. is proud to have been selected within the winners.
L.E.S.S. is awarded the “Prix Vittoz” 2013 by the Science Park Switzerland. The Prix Vittoz was established by the PSE in conjunction with the Economic Promotion of Canton de Vaud (SPECO) to help startups expand their business outside of Europe. Each year, 3-4 startups are given funding to travel to the United States to assess market opportunities and build relationships.
L.E.S.S. moved out to the Science Park of the EPFL. The new address is available here.
Bilan magazine (bilan.ch) has selected the 50 swiss startups in which to invest in. L.E.S.S is proud to be selected in this list, check it out here.
Each year the IMD (International Institute for Management Development) searches for the most promising startups in Switzerland to work with the MBA and EMBA students. L.E.S.S has been selected in the EMBA program 2013.
More info : http://www.inno-swiss.com/article/view/777/
The 100 best startups 2012 in Switzerland have been selected by a pool of 100 experts among several hundreds of companies. The experts, all extremely well networked in the Swiss startup scene, focused on the most promising and established startups since 2007. For the first time, the second youngest startup directly enters the TOP 20. L.E.S.S. team is proud to be ranked 18th as the best Newcomer 2012.
More info on : http://www.startup.ch
L.E.S.S. introduced two fully functional devices that integrate their technology at a technology fair in Zürich, Sept. 6th 2012
On the left, a 7-inch photo frame (480 x 234). On the right, the world first notebook that display integrates L.E.S.S. technology
(7-inch, 800 x 480).
L.E.S.S is rewarded 100 KCHF at the venture kick competition