Find the perfect partner
KNOVA is a one-year, immersive discovery program for companies. The program is designed to assist them in identifying industry-relevant opportunities and partnerships, launch innovation projects and benefit from the latest academic research by tapping into the unique ecosystem of startups, SMEs and research institutes that exists alongside traditional academia at EPFL.
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About the program
KNOVA is a one-year, guided program that will help your company get the most out of the EPFL ecosystem. Our innovation team, in conjunction with the EPFL innovation community will assist your chosen representative(s), every step of the way, asking them the right questions and guiding them towards the opportunities that will provide the most impactful innovation boost to your company.
During the course of the year while working within the EPFL Innovation Park, your representative(s) will be assisted by our Account Managers in exploring the possibilities for your business offered by cutting-edge research. They will also see first-hand, the value of our interconnected working and studying scientific community, test the account management service and, we hope, build the basis of a long-lasting and fruitful partnership .
Companies in the 2023 KNOVA cohort
An effective advisory board is essential for any company, steering them on their business journey and helping them navigate the choppy waters of a competitive market. Board Matching matches startups and scale-ups with skilled industry experts and business people interested in using their experience to guide a young business to success.