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


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 & Seniors@Work. The best pitches were invited to the grand finale. Blumenpost and Seniors@Work were able to convince with their concepts and each secured a jubilee kickbox.


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.


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: Input 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 verticals, we offer you the proper format.

Digital Health

Together with leading organizations we invite you to innovate with us!

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Net Zero

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.

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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!

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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

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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