Accelerate your business with us!

You want to increase speed and success of your
innovation activities and are looking for a structured process to do so?


We are happy to support corporates along their journey offering customized solutions
aligned with their corporate strategy & culture

A selection of our work

We have worked with multiple corporates over the past years and established a proven concept

Samsung4Impact

baseline: Some challenges require the right mix of internal and external innovation. Samsung seeks to be a truly responsible corporate citizen in each of its global locations through initiatives designed to solve the most pressing problems.

approach: Together with Samsung and SEIF, Bluelion developed a customized program tackling the challenges of an aging society. A 12-week Acceleration Program & Call4Innovation, carefully designed for early-stage tech startups.

results: Corporate citizenship: On demo-day, pitching in front of potential investors, customers, political representatives and representatives of the city of Zurich

Helvetia Jubilee Box

baseline: Support innovation culture & early-stage startups

approach: 2018: Call4Innovation for early-stage startups: “Your idea. 60 seconds. 10,000 francs.” This triad was followed by over 150 creative minds who presented their visions online or in the Helvetia Pitch Booth.

results: Two fully sponsored startups, Blumenpost & [email protected] The best pitches were invited to the grand finale. Blumenpost and [email protected] were able to convince with their concepts and each secured a jubilee kickbox.

ZKB KMU Day

baseline: Corporates as service providers: Corporate world develops ideas for the SME landscape

approach: Design sprint with representatives of various associations

Kickbox Program

The Bluelion Corporate Innovation Program is a well-tested, pre-packed program that will boost your corporate innovation! Empower your internal innovators, always in sync with your corporate strategy.

StadtBox

baseline: To be prepared for the challenge of the future, the City of Zurich faced the challenge to continuously develop & rethink processes in order to create a culture of innovation for the benefit of the citizen. Together with Staatslabor and GUD , Bluelion developed a customized program for employees of the City of Zurich to support ideas within the area of health & environment.

approach: Selected parts of the health and environmental department were given the opportunity to develop and validate their ideas, pragmatically test them and apply for an innovation loan for implementation via a standardized three-stage process.

results: Pitch for innovation loan in front of GUD cadre

SwissLife Talentprogram

baseline: Support & promote internal talents in entrepreneurial thinking

approach: Inputs sessions in design thinking and application in intrapreneurial projects

results: Pitch for projects to be integrated into production line

Join our open innovation communities

Are you looking for a prospering ecosystem,
to get access to innovators and solve business-relevant challenges together?
With our innovation calls we offer you the right format.

Health Initiative

Together with leading organizations like Roche, Suva, Swica, the City Hospital Zurich, Microsoft, USZ and the Children’s Hospital we invite you to innovate with us!

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Autonomous Systems

The #SwissAutonomousValley, is the leading association for autonomous systems and connects researchers and entrepreneurs with leading organizations.

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Clean-Tech Initiative

Together with the City of Zurich and other partners, we are looking for innovative start-ups to jointly achieve the climate goals in Zurich and Switzerland.

Coming soon

No worries – others have done this before

We want to support corporates and their intrapreneurs and are proud
to say that this program is tested and stands out!

INTRAPRENEURS SUPPORTED
350
PROGRAMS RUN
30
PROJECTS IMPLEMENTED
50
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Bluelion is a reliable partner to support our intrapreneurs professionally. Axpo uses the Corporate program to strengthen innovation techniques & to try out new & fresh ideas that fall short in day-to-day business.

Damir KusarInnovation Manager
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Thanks to the customer-centric approach of the Bluelion Corporate program & the great Bluelion coaches, we are able to leverage the entrepreneurial energy of our employees & efficiently test out new ideas.

Jérôme FangerInnovation Manager
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Working with Bluelion is always a great pleasure. The Bluelion Corporate Program has inspired so many employees, spread an innovative spirit within Helvetia & brought up some very successful innovations.

Jasmin BlumerInnovation Manager

Corporates Community

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