Sweden-USA Startup Matchday 2022

Date: June 8, 2022
Location: Online

In this first ever edition of the Sweden-USA Startup Matchday, late stage Swedish startups and scaleups will have the chance to meet urbs and their partners and join two of their carbon free projects in the real estate and infrastructure sector in New York, USA.  

urbs | Urban Systems is a true system integrator that partners with investors, real estate developers and city districts to deliver sustainable solutions for real estate and infrastructure. urbs draws its strength on the proven Nordic technologies and expertise to execute development and projects that focus on; profitable return on investment, significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, promote circular economy principles, and inclusive growth. 

The first project with Hudson Square Properties includes decarbonization of buildings in Manhattan. They are looking for technology providers (both hardware and software) within resource efficient systems such as heat pumps or control systems balancing tools.

In the second project, in their role as one of the founders of the Stony Brook University Consortium, urbs has been announced as one of the four finalists to develop Governors Island into a Global Center of Excellence for Climate Sciences project. urbs is taking the lead on delivering sustainable infrastructure; e.g., carbon-free marine infrastructure, waste energy, fully renewable energy-powered electrical infrastructure, and facilitating financing for the infrastructure..

Please note that this matchmaking is only open to mature startups established in Sweden that meet the following requirements:

  • Proven and tested solution – Startups with a solution/product that is ready to be implemented in real life use cases. 
  • A financial and leadership capacity to deliver to large scale projects in New York.
  • TRL 6 and above.

This is a fantastic opportunity for late stage startups and scaleups ready to implement their solutions in real world situations and expand their business into the USA.

The Sweden-USA Startup Matchday is organized in cooperation with Energimyndigheten – the Swedish Energy Agency.  

Please note, the time is preliminary.

Startup deadline: 8 May, 2022

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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