InnoDays Bregenz

At the InnoDays, everyone comes together to create something new – no matter if you are an entrepreneurial student, designer, engineer or business leader. The InnoDays is where you’ll turn ideas into prototypes in 48 hours. We are running the Bregenz edition in parallel to the WECON.

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Why join

For companies: Tackle your innovation challenge

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Innovative ideas

Get fresh ideas by opening up your innovation efforts to co-create new products, services and business models with external innovators.

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Concrete prototypes

There’s no shortage of new ideas. But ideas are worthless without execution. Receive tangible prototypes for your challenges from multiple teams

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Access to talent

Identify the best participants to collaborate or hire. By mentoring the teams you will see who is a good fit for your needs.

For participants: Build your innovation skills

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Collaborate with an interdisciplinary team to innovate.

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Receive mentoring by inspirational leaders.

Reason B

Get the company partner’s support to make your idea happen.

How it works

Before the event

You need to take 3 steps to get ready for the InnoDays before 4 October.

Registration will open in March

Step 1. Understand

Understand the challenges of our company partners and study the context, the company, and their customers.

Step 2. Inspire

At the InnoDays you can either pitch your own idea or join a team. To register everyone has to introduce themselves in a short video (max. 2 min) with an idea (if you’ll pitch) or an insight relevant for a challenge (if you’ll join a team).

Step 3. Register

Select your favorite challenge during online registration. Teams are formed based on the best ideas, mixing skills and your challenge preference.

During the event

From 21-23 October you have 48 hours to turn your idea into a prototype.

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Day 1: Ideate

16.00 Check-in & networking

17.00 Welcome remarks

17.15 Companies present challenges

17.30 Pitch your idea

19.00 Register team & Dinner

20:00 Identify customers & Design value proposition

21.00 Update meeting

Day 2: Prototype

08.15 Morning update

08:45 Define riskiest assumptions

8.30 Verify assumptions

11.30 Update meeting

12.30 Lunch

13.00-15.00 Mentoring

15.00 Build prototype

18.00 Update meeting

18:30 Dinner

Open end Improve prototype

Day 3: Validate

08.15 Morning update

09.00 Design business model

10.00 Mentoring

11.00 Capture pitch on video

12:00 Lunch

14:00-16.00 Test solution during prototype expo

16.30 Present winning solutions

17.30 Discuss implementation


Get support from mentors from our company partners and other experts. 

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Thanks to the Bregenzer Festspielhaus 

for hosting the InnoDays.

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