The Swiss National Thematic Network (NTN) Innovation Booster Robotics is a new research and innovation programme powered by the Swiss Innovation Agency, Innosuisse.
Innovation Booster Robotics acts as the central networking hub for the Swiss industry and academic actors in robotics and aims at making robotics a central pillar of the Swiss economy. It supports all areas of robotics from mobile robots through manipulators and fields of application such as medical and biomedical robotics, drones technology, logistics etc.
The project will run from 2022 to 2025, and will support new technical solutions through two annual rounds of funding with closing application dates on April 28th and September 15th . Teams composed of start-ups, SMEs, big industry, and academic players are invited to apply for funding by April 28th and September 15th, 2022. Teams can apply for funding to finance a feasibility study and a proof of concept.