Ignite IndTech 2023

Date: October 11, 2023
Location: Online on Zoom

Startups can contribute to making the industry smarter, more sustainable, enhancing agility, and boosting competitiveness!

The third edition of our upcoming digital matchmaking event Ignite IndTech on October 11 offers an excellent opportunity for startups to connect with corporates seeking innovative solutions and technology for the industry.

Alfa Laval, Alimak Group, Stena Metall, Toyota Material Handling Europe, and Westinghouse Electric Company are some of the corporations that have confirmed their participation in the matchmaking. Check out the list below to see which solutions and technologies these organizations are looking for and have as their top priority at the moment.

The first two editions of the event brought together 44 IndTech startups and 11 corporates in 54 matchmaking meetings.

Ignite IndTech is co-hosted by Ignite Sweden and Automation Region as part of Automation Summit.

Applications for startups close on September 22

The participant organizations are looking for innovative solutions within these areas:

Alternatives to BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) communication
Digital twin technology or software solutions for production flow optimization
Sensor technology for monitoring and diagnosing assets
Solutions for automation and robotics in goods picking
Solutions for employee health and safety enhancement within production facilities
Technologies for monitoring and reducing energy and water consumption in industrial plants
Technologies for battery life enhancement and energy harvesting in sensors for industrial monitoring

3D printing of copper, aluminum, and electrical steel materials for electrical machine applications
Cutting-edge surface treatments to combat corrosion and fouling
Innovative metallic materials with high corrosion resistance and suitable materials for hydrogen applications
Innovative methods for joining and forming metals and polymers
Innovative polymers/composites with superior thermal conductivity
Rubber and metallic materials with low CO2 footprint and circularity

Additive manufacturing technologies
Automated systems for efficient waste sorting
Biomass transformation into valuable products
Carbon removal and net zero solution for the industry
Industrial waste-water treatment and utilization
Solutions aimed at improving safety within the recycling industry
Waste-to-product transformation

Important information for startups:
It is important that you indicate which of the challenges you target when you apply to this matchmaking session. Please note that we cannot guarantee that you will get any matches at this event. This event is exclusive for startups established in Sweden.
Your participation in the matchmaking is made possible by the funding we receive from Vinnova (referred to as “verifieringsmedel” in Swedish) to support the commercialization of your innovation. Upon receiving confirmation that your startup has been matched with a corporate or public organization, our team will reach out to you with detailed instructions on the next steps.
Click here to read more about this funding

How to join this event

Don’t forget to navigate to “Events” and apply to join this event once you have completed your company’s profile, otherwise we won’t get your application.

Please note that our matchmaking meetings are carefully curated based on a potential business opportunity. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee that there will be any matches for your startup or how many meetings each startup will get.

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