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Matchmaking Event

Speedmentoring with Teo Jakob

17 May 2018 | Switzerland Speedmentoring in collaboration with Teo Jakob © Teo Jakob

17 May 2018

Speedmentoring with Teo Jakob

Teo Jakob AG
Mühle Tiefenbrunnen, Seefeldstrasse 231, 8008 Zürich

Promoting young Swiss talents and providing them with valuable experience.

Pro Helvetia and Teo Jakob collaborated a speedmontoring session where leading Swiss manufacturers Vitra, Tossa, Wogg, Thut, Röthlisberger, Mox and Atelier Hürlemann (formerly Atelier Hannes Wettstein) were available to each of the seven Swiss young designers present during the event for questions and inputs on their own portfolio.

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