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The incubation programme for entrepreneurial projects

What's next_Project is aimed at ZHdK graduates and research staff who wish to develop projects with an entrepreneurial focus in the arts, education and design. The programme is supported by the Zürcher Kantonalbank.

The programme offers the following support:
_Financial support
_Campus Card allowing access to infrastructure in the Toni Campus
_Mentor/s with relevant industry knowledge and experience
_Coaching by subject matter experts
_Peer-to-peer feedback from programme participants
_Programme workshops on topics related to entrepreneurial thinking and action
_Opportunities to network and to showcase projects

We are excited to announce our 2024 cohort:

NKO-LAB by Klervie Mouho, MA Visual Communication (2023): NKO-LAB is dedicated to promoting and supporting the learning and development of the N'ko script. 

KIM – Kontrolle invasiver Mücken by Meret Jans, BA Industrial Design (2023): KIM offers a tool for tiger mosquito control in Switzerland: a concept to protect the health of our biodiversity and people.

NEUNOI Kindersneaker by Narada Zürrer* & Thibaut Wenger, BA Industrial Design (2023): NEUNOI is a circular sneaker for kids which comes with its own subscription and repair-system.


The next call for applications will be issued in the spring semester 2024.