Swiss Startup Night

Meet the 5 winners of this year’s Swisscom StartUp Challenge, right here in San Francisco.

Event Details


swissnex San Francisco
Pier 17, Suite 800, San Francisco, California 94111 United States


October 22, 2019 from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles (UTC-08:00)



Join us at Pier 17 for the 2019 Swiss Startup Night! Expect an evening filled with pitches, networking, and a chance to gain insights into Switzerland’s startup economy — and of course, refreshments and appetizers.

swissnex San Francisco welcomes the five winners of Swisscom’s annual StartUp Challenge to pitch in an event organized by Swisscom and Venturelab.

These startups have been chosen by a jury consisting of members of the Swisscom Group Executive Board, Swisscom Ventures and external business angels and investors from over 280 applicants.


6:30pm — registration & networking
7:00pm — Startup pitches with audience q&a
8:00pm — Networking
9:00pm — doors close


People Analytix

C-level executives globally are focused on creating the workforce for the 4th industrial revolution. People-Analytix develops a data driven, virtual skill-management platform, enabling large organizations to transform workforce management from an HR function to a strategic advantage. The SaaS-platform (complimentary to enterprise solutions such as Workday, Oracle or SAP) allows for the collection of skills and capabilities of employees. AI enriches that data with labor market intelligence to create highly effective virtual skill management tools helping organizations build a powerful, competitive and flexible workforce for the future.


Gmelius transforms Gmail into a collaborative workspace. It is a real-time collaborative workspace that seamlessly integrates with Gmail. Designed for teams to communicate, collaborate, and automate their workflows, Gmelius transforms Gmail into a help desk, project management, and unique collaborative sales automation solution.


DeepCode, an ETH Zurich (one of Europe’s best universities) spinoff has the first platform for AI-powered code reviews. It empowers software developers to realize their true coding potential and to deliver quality products, faster. DeepCode brings the knowledge of the global development community to every software developer. It leverages proprietary machine learning analysis to learn from code patterns of the open-source software projects, creating a live knowledge base of all known serious coding issues and their appropriate solutions. And because the platform determines the intent of code – and not only syntax mistakes, DeepCode already identifies 10x more critical bugs and vulnerabilities than any of the existing tools.

PXL Vision

PXL Vision is a Swiss high-tech startup providing Daego®, a scalable software platform for the secure verification of digital identities, based on computer vision machine learning. Daego® provides highest security at full automation and helps companies reduce fraud, lower the cost of customer onboarding and maximize sales conversion. PXLs customers includes the SwissID, Sunrise and other TelCos, among others.


CREAL3D makes new type of near-eye display, which resolves one of the key problems blocking widespread adoption of virtual and augmented reality headsets and smart glasses.