Give life to your dreams

Our mission is to inspire teenagers to discover their potential and the fascinating world of technology and entrepreneurship, whether it’s to launch a business or to make the world a better place!

Summer Entrepreneurship Camps 2017

How do you create a cool product in the digital age? How do you find out what users want, do a great marketing and sell it for the right price? Students learn in a fun and pragmatic way how entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs innovate, converting their ideas into consumer products, apps or services users love. Camps are provided in partnership with BizSmart Global.



Dates : 7 – 11 August.
15 to 19 years old

Visit the brand new Switzerland Innovation Park in Dübendorf. You will be part of the first teens who use the space during the summer.



Dates : 7 – 11 August.
15 to 19 years old

Join us in Startfeld, the St.Gallen startup accelerator. Get inspired by the great design of the space where startups develop their products on a daily basis.



Dates : 14 – 18 August.
15 to 19 years old

Among the best technical universities in the world, get the opportunity to work in the center of EPFL and discover its great innovation spirit!

About Us

Ginger is a non-profit organization based in Switzerland which provides among other services High Tech Entrepreneurship camps to 11-19 years old students in Europe. Its mission is to inspire young people to discover their potential and the fascinating world of technology and entrepreneurship. It is affiliated to BizSmart Global, a leader in the field, founded in 2007 and headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, USA.

Nina Portier Reinhart

Founder & CEO of Ginger

Startup investor, entrepreneur and mother of two teens, Nina founded Ginger to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of young people and inspire them to follow their dreams, regardless if they become engineers, doctors, artists or musicians.

Cristina Riesen

Senior Advisor

With over 10 years of experience in international communications and entrepreneurship, she is an EMScom graduate and a design thinking professional with a passion for technology, design and start-ups. She coaches entrepreneurs and supports initiatives for women in tech. In 2015, the Swiss economic magazine Bilanz has included her in the Top 100 Swiss leaders.

Loïc Schülé


Loïc is a passionate person with a lot of energy who can help anyone take a decision, get a project on track or get new ideas. Father of 3, entrepreneur, facilitator, adviser and coach, Loïc can help in all topics related to digitalization, entrepreneurship, business development and innovation.

Alex Hantson

Communication & marketing

Co-founder of Nativs, a digital marketing agency in Geneva specialized in small and medium sized companies. Alex is passionate about entrepreneurship and new technologies such as Blockchain and VR/AR.

Our Partners

Our camps are part of the Digital Switzerland Next Generation Program.

BizSmart Global
Digital Switzerland
EPFL Lausanne
Switzerland Innovation Park Zürich
Mint & Pepper

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