Design Switzerland is initiated by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council.

Speedmentoring for young Swiss designers

Date and location

27 February 2020, 18h00

teo jakob
Löwenbrau Areal
Limmatstrasse 266
8005 Zürich

Speedmentoring allows young talents to benefit from valuable experiences and exchanges with industry players.

On 27 February 2020, five designers will take part to this event in Zurich, organised by Pro Helvetia, in collaboration with teo jakob:

The participants were selected based on their innovative approach to product, furniture or interior design. They will be given ten minutes each for their product presentation and feedback by industry experts on their work, target customers, production and marketing.
The public is invited to join the event at 18:00, an aperitif will be served.

Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal ( by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.