A matchmaking event where corporates and public organizations meet startups with solutions within energy and sustainability.

IMPORTANT! Applications for this matchmaking event are now closed.



At Ignite Sustaintech, startups can be matched with corporations and public organizations wanting to collaborate towards a more sustainable future.

ABB, Alfa Laval, Boliden, Coor, E.ON, IBM, Ingka, IHI Corporation, Järfälla Municipality (Social- och omsorgsförvaltningen), Lindab Ventilation, Region Dalarna (Hjälpmedelscentrum) and Vattenfall are the organizations that have confirmed their participation at the matchmaking.

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

SUSTAINABILITY & ENVIRONMENT
Solutions to reduce the environmental impact
Tools for behavioural change towards energy and sustainability
Plastic sorting systems and recycling
Sustainable solutions for offices and buildings
Smart construction

ENERGY
Solutions for solar cells, charging stations and smart grids
Smart digital energy solutions
Energy storage and flexibility

DIGITAL & CONNECTIVITY
Digital solutions used in everyday life
Smart home
Internet of Things

INDUSTRY & PRODUCTION
Predictive maintenance
Machinery efficiency and fault detection sensors
Factory automation
Quality Assurance for large machinery
Turbomachinery
Additive manufacturing
Connectivity
Monitoring
Data collection
Pattern recognition
Energy reduction
Storage
Green hydrogen production
Chemical-resistant materials

RETAIL
Circular retail products, concepts and services
B2C products that enable a sustainable life at home
Novel sports/exercise concepts
Novel health and wellbeing related retail products

PUBLIC SECTOR
Text-to-Speech and Automatic Speech Recognition solutions
AI solutions for payments automation
Digitalization of the food ordering system for the home care service
Solutions for the access, usage and installation of welfare technology for the elderly

This digital matchmaking session is arranged by Ignite Sweden, KTH Innovation, Sting and Things as part of the Sustainable Energy Action. It is funded by Energimyndigheten, the Swedish Energy Agency.

Applications for corporates and public organizations close on August 22.
Applications for startups close on August 29.

At this matchmaking session, corporates will have the opportunity to meet and potentially collaborate with expert startups developing industrial solutions within IndTech.

These innovative solutions within IndTech include AI, machine learning, connectivity, new materials, robotics, cloud technology, mobility, social interaction, IoT, big data and more will make the industry smarter, more sustainable, improve agility and increase competitiveness.

ABB, Alfa Laval, Boliden, Gränges, Herenco, IBM, Ingka och Vattenfall have confirmed their participation in the matchmaking, and a few more will join in the upcoming days. Below you will find the list of solutions and technologies they are looking for.

This digital matchmaking event will be held on October 5 and it is co-hosted together with Automation Region and PiiA.

Applications for corporates and public organizations close on 10 September
Applications for startups close on 19 September

Exclusive workshop for corporates

On October 6 from 9:00 to 12:00 we hold a workshop on how to implement a successful pilot with IndTech startups. This activitity is exclusive for matchmaking’s participating corporates, Ignite Corporate & Public Members as well as Automation Region and PiiA company members. Please contact us at info@ignitesweden.org for more information.

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

Additive manufacturing
B2C products that enable a sustainable life at home
Chemical-resistant materials for the industry
Circular retail products, concepts and services
Connectivity
Data collection
Energy storage and flexibility
Fault detection sensors
Green hydrogen production
Internet of Things
Monitoring
Novel health and wellbeing related retail products
Novel sports/exercise concepts
Pattern recognition
Predictive maintenance
Process optimization
Sensor Data
Smart digital energy solutions
Storage
Sustainable energy solutions for the industry
Turbomachinery
Water treatment

In the first edition of the Sweden-India Startup Matchday on October 12, Swedish startups with sustainable solutions for smarter cities within digitalization, electrification, smart mobility and IoT have the unique chance to meet world-leading corporations established in the Asian giant.

Below you will find the details on how to apply to this international matchmaking. Applications for startups close on 22 September.

The following companies will be participating in the Matchday:

HCL Technologies: A leading global IT services company that helps global enterprises re-imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. The company is primarily engaged in providing a range of software services, business process outsourcing and infrastructure services.
L&T Technologies: A global leader in Engineering and R&D (ER&D) services. With 593 patents filed for 53 of the Global Top 100 ER&D spenders, LTTS lives and breathes engineering.
Tata Chemicals: A science-led company with a portfolio that covers basic and specialty chemistry products. It is the third soda ash producer globally and Asia’s largest saltwork.
Tata Consultancy Services: A software and services provider in India. It is part of the Tata Group, which oversees operations for over 100 companies in seven business sectors.
Tech Mahindra: An Indian multinational company that provides information technology (IT) and business process outsourcing (BPO) services.

Applications for corporations are closed.
Applications for startups close on Wednesday, 22 September. Please note that only startups in Sweden can participate in this event.



Doing Business in India

Join our webinar Doing Business in India on 5 October and learn the typical business practices in the Asian giant within their local context. You will also get an overview of its economy, industry, startup ecosystem, business culture, investment climate and much more. 
This webinar is aimed to prepare startups for their meetings during the matchmaking event, but is also open to anyone interested in the Indian market.

Click here for more information and registration



Matchmaking Partners

The Sweden-India Startup Matchday is co-hosted by Ignite Sweden, NASSCOM Center of Excellence, Business Sweden, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the Embassy of Sweden in New Delhi, the Sweden-India Innovation Partnership, the Swedish Institute, Invest India and the Swedish-India Business Council. It is funded by Vinnova – Sweden’s Innovation Agency as part of the Sweden-India Innovation Initiative and the International Innovation Initiative, a platform to strengthen Sweden’s strategic promotion of innovation in each of these countries.

Municipalities and other public organizations will have the chance to meet innovative startups developing solutions using AI technology at this unique matchmaking event.

Applications for corporates and public organizations close on 20 September.
Applications for startups close on 3 October.


In collaboration with AI Sweden.

Exclusive for startups featured in the Swedish AI Startup Landscape.

At this matchmaking session, corporates from Canada meet innovative startups with solutions for advanced manufacturing and the supply chain. Organized together with DMZ, MarS and Business Sweden.

We invite large companies established in Canada to the first edition of the Sweden-Canada Startup Matchday on November 9.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be matched with Swedish startups with solutions for advanced manufacturing and the supply chain including AI, carbon-neutral solutions, digitalization & connectivity, energy efficiency, IoT and maintenance.

Only 5 corporates will have the chance to participate in this unique matchmaking event.

The Sweden-Canada Startup Matchday is organized together with DMZ, MarS and Business Sweden. Funded by Vinnova – Sweden’s Innovation Agency. The event is part of the Sweden-Canada Innovation Initiative & the International Innovation Initiative, a platform to strengthen Sweden’s strategic promotion of innovation.

Applications for corporates and public organizations close on 13 September.
Applications for startups close on 9 October.

More info coming soon!
OBS! Preliminary time.

Corporates can meet innovative startups developing smart, sustainable solutions at Ignite Smart Industry for Zero Emissions. Co-hosted with LEAD and Linköping Science Park.

More info coming soon!
Please note, preliminary time.

Applications for corporates close on October 10.
Applications for corporates close on October 17.

The heathcare and pharmaceutical sectors are facing new challenges which require disruptive solutions. We invite private companies and the public healthcare sector to meet the most innovative Swedish heathtech startups and explore possibilities to collaborate and innovate together.

This digital matchmaking session is the perfect place to meet expert startups with solutions including cardiology, cross sector healthtech, diabetes, digital solutions for improving medical treatment and making healthcare more effective, digital rehabilitation, fall prevention, femtech, hospital at home, mental health, oncology, personalized medicine, preventive healthtech and remote healthcare

Ignite Healthtech 2021 is arranged by Ignite Sweden, Sahlgrenska Science Park and Sting, in collaboration with GU Ventures, KI Innovations, Lead, Smile, UBI – Umeå Biotech Incubator and UIC – Uppsala Innovation Centre.

More info coming soon!
OBS! Preliminary time.

Corporations from different sectors will have the chance to meet innovative startups developing solutions using AI technology at this unique matchmaking event.


In collaboration with AI Sweden.

Exclusive for startups featured in the Swedish AI Startup Landscape.

More information coming soon!
Please note, preliminary time.

Applications for corporates close on October 20.
Applications for startups close on October 27.

Our biggest matchmaking event where corporates & public sector organizations from 10 countries will meet startups with solutions to help address the Global Goals.

Engagement with the Global Goals is an effective way to make your business more environmentally, 
socially and economically sustainable. Corporates and public sector organizations can join forces with innovative impact startups to collectively tackle some of today’s toughest challenges. From a broad range of topics including sustainable industry, preventative health, smart cities and addressing climate change, startup collaboration can be the key to positive action.

Corporates, startups and public sector organizations from 10 participating countries including Sweden, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Israel, Japan, South Korea, and the USA will join the matchmaking sessions.

With a planned 500+ meeting over four days, there will be a potentially record breaking amount of tailored matchmaking meetings throughout the event. 90+ Swedish and international corporates and public organizations will meet over 150 startups, making this event a fantastic opportunity to kickstart your international business connections.

The participant organizations are looking for innovative ways to reach the below global goals:

Sweden Innovations Days are organized by Vinnova – Sweden’s innovation agency together with Energimyndigheten – the Swedish Energy Agency, Ignite Sweden and AI Sweden.

The matchmaking will be a part of the wider Sweden Innovation Days conference. This wider event will offer a platform for digital and physical meetings such as workshops, fireside chats, networking, knowledge sharing and matchmaking sessions as well as practical information about future network and funding opportunities.

Applications for corporates close on 24 September, 2021.
Applications for startups close on 14 November, 2021.

IMPORTANT! This event will be held 100% online. We’ll send you the instructions once you have signed up.

Join our next digital matchday where startups can meet established companies and municipalities looking for potential startup collaborations in areas such as energy, sustainability, IoT, AI, machine learning, packaging, logistics and e-mobility, among other areas. 

ABB/SynerLeap, Alfa Laval, Herenco, IBM, KION Group, Siemens/Next 47 and Utvecklingsklustret Energi AB have already confirmed their participation, and there will be many more to come!

This matchday will be held via Zoom as part of Power Circle Summit on May 5.


Preliminary agenda:
12:45 Sales Boost for startups
13:30 – 17:30 Matchmaking meetings

This event is arranged together with Energimyndigheten and Power Circle Summit.
Check out the conference program on https://pcsummit.se/


Application for corporates:
http://www.ignitesweden.org/contact-ignite-events

Application for the public sector: http://www.ignitesweden.org/contact-ignite-events

Application for startups:
Apply here if you have already signed up to Ignite Magic: https://ignitemagic.org/startup
If you haven’t signed up yet, you should register your startup first to be able to apply to this event: https://ignitemagic.org/startup/auth/register

IMPORTANT: Once you are logged in into Ignite Magic and you have completed your company’s profile, you must sign up for Ignite Power Circle Summit at “Events”, otherwise you won’t be registered as a participant.
If you have participated in an Ignite Sweden event before, you already have an account on the platform. Please don’t create a new account as we have all the information that you provided us in your existing account. If you cannot remember your username or password, please contact us atsupport@ignitemagic.org and we will send you the instructions.