To toggle the Use OpenGL check box, have SolidWorks running Without any files open.
Turn off RealView, Shadows, etc. May want to turn down the Anti-Aliasing options as well.
What video card is in the machine? May look into a different video card driver.
There technically isn't a video card but people have solid-works running fine on surfaces. At minimum it shouldn't be crashing on first sketch creation
There are some tips listed for Surface Book on the video card testing page. Also, please check Windows update to make sure that you have the latest graphics card driver. There were some issues with GeForce GTX drivers late last year and early this year: Slow performance with GTX960m in SW2016
So you might want to see about manually downloading from the NVIDIA website and updating it that way.