At this roundtable discussion, various organizations (including IBM, IKEA, Lindab, L’Oréal and Uppsala Municipality) will share their experiences of how working with startups creates a real impact in terms of societal sustainability. They will also explore how to measure impact and the potential for innovative solutions to generate a long-term, positive impact on the future.
Hosted by Ignite Sweden as part of Di Impact Summit 2021.
Céline Farcet, Open Innovation Manager, L’Oréal
Fredrik Blomquist, Business Developer, Ignite Sweden
Johan Rosen, Strategic Adviser, Uppsala Municipality
Nicklas Friberg, Head of Lindab Innovation Hub, Lindab
Philip Andersson Nerme, Global Digital Opportunity Leader, IKEA Group
Urban Roth, Client Center Leader – Head of Startup with IBM Accelerator, IBM Svenska AB
Moderator: Maria Olofsson, Process Leader at Ignite Sweden & Operation Manager at Uminova Innovation
Introduction of the roundtable
Maria Olofsson, Process Leader at Ignite Sweden & Operation Manager at Uminova Innovation
Introduction of each panelist and the organization they represent
Roundtable discussion around these questions:
The Di Impact Summit Hub is a unique event that aims to highlight Sweden’s investment in companies actively tackling today’s biggest social challenges. Sweden’s leading impact companies will come together to discuss how we can collectively work towards a more sustainable future.
The event, which will be broadcasted nationwide through Di’s platform, includes keynote speakers and roundtable discussions with local incubators and innovation hubs around the country.
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