Innosuisse is the Swiss Federal Agency for investments and innovation that supports science-based innovation in the interest of the economy and society through: innovation projects, support for start-ups, internationalisation and networking support.
The experts come from various backgrounds and must have considerable expertise in the area of scientific innovation. They must demonstrate skills in scientific research and the ability to evaluate innovative projects, especially in start-ups. In addition, the experts’ main professional activity must pertain to scientific innovation.
The experts are selected by the Innosuisse Innovation Council and proposed to the Board of Directors before they are elected.