Ignite Sustaintech 2022

Date: November 24, 2022
Location: Online

Collaboration is key to taking sustainable action and moving towards a fossil free future!
We invite startups to the third edition of Ignite Sustaintech on November 24.

At this matchmaking session you will have the chance to be matched with established companies and public organizations including Boliden, HBV, Lamiflex, Microsoft, Mimer, Momento, Mölnlycke, Stångåstaden, Uppsala Municipality, Uppsalahem, WEG, Wellspecta and ÖBO – Örebrobostäder Aktiebolag.

The participating corporations are looking for startups with a wide range of innovations within energy, sustainability, mining, and construction, among other areas.

The previous editions of the event brought together 84 startups, 18 corporates and two public organizations in over 100 matchmaking meetings.

This matchmaking event is arranged by Ignite Sweden together with KTH Innovation, KTH Holding, Sting and THINGS as part of the Sustainable Energy Action, and Blekinge Business Incubator, Blue Science Park, NetPort Science Park and Örebro University as part of the project 2 EM-Power. The event is funded by Energimyndigheten, the Swedish Energy Agency.

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

  • Behavioral changing tools for increasing civil courage
  • Drone transportation
  • Eco-friendly alternatives to plastic packaging
  • Gamification for healthcare
  • IoT sensors for water quality assessment
  • New sustainable building materials
  • PH and sulfate measurement tools
  • Sustainability measurement tools
  • Sustainable renovation
  • Water damage mitigation tools

Applications for corporates and public organizations close on October 21
Applications for startups close on October 30

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 is free of charge as it is funded by Vinnova. Once you get the email confirmation that your startup has been matched with a corporate or public organization, our team will contact you with instructions on how to proceed. Click here to read more.

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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