Touchless Automation is building an extensive network of partners and supporters.

Industrial partnerships

Sabato Microtec one of the leading manufacturers of high precision, complex micro technical parts and assemblies, with over 30 years of innovative technology. Their expertise includes micromechanics, tools and fixtures, micro-automation, machining, EDM, milling machine and many more.
Sabato Microtec is in charge of the fabrication of the all the mechanical components present in the Touchless Automation structures, moreover they play an active role in micromechanics consulting, to improve the quality, functionality and design of our devices.
Aatec is a swiss company specialised in producing automatic equipment for SMT applications. Their decennial experience in high precision automation, ingeneering and mechanics made them the best partners for transforming Touchless Automation technology in reliable and efficient automatic machines. Levio, a fully automatic contactless pick and place machine, is the first machine born from this partnership


Touchless Automation has received support and endorsement from these different entities.

European Commission: Touchless Automation has received a Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Phase 1 grant of 50’000 €, as well as the European Commission seal of excellence.
European Space Agency Business Incubation Center: being featured in acceleration program with free coaching and a 200’000 € grant.
Foundation for Technological Innovation: which awarded a 150’000 CHF interest free loan.
VentureKick I: Touchless Automation has won VentureKick I, with a 30’000 CHF grant.
Bern Economic Development Agency: supporting Touchless Automation with a 50’000 CHF grant.
Innosuisse: Touchless Automation is a featured in the Core Coaching program, with access to professional coaching, free consultancy and extensive training.
IMD Startup Competition: Touchless Automation has won the opportuntiy to work side by side with the EMBAs by IMD Business School and fly to Silicon Valley with them.
Venture Leaders in Technology: Touchless Automation is in the Swiss National Technology Team 2018 and has been featured in an intensive incubation program in Silicon Valley.
Venture Leaders China: Touchless Automation has been selected for in the top 10 Swiss startups and will participate in a roadshow in China in summer 2019.
W.A. de Vigier Award: Touchless Automation has been selected in the 10 finalists for the prestigious award.
Switzerland Innovation Park: featured in the HighFlyer program of beAdvanced, with access to their FabLab facilities, coaching and consultancies.
Pionierpreis 2018: Touchless Automation was a candidate for the PionierPreis 2018 from Zurcher Kantonal Bank and Technopark Zurich.

Technology parters