News

In this section we gather some articles and news about our program.
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Stories

Ignite Stories: ABB & Univrses

When ABB needed to add perception to their autonomous mining robots, they turned to Univrses, a startup they had met at one of Ignite Sweden’s...

April 9, 2021
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Towards a More Innovative Manufacturing Industry

Ignite Smart Manufacturing brought together Swedish and international companies from the Netherlands and Japan to discuss potential collaboration within smart manufacturing. The first matchday of...

March 30, 2021
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Interviews

Meet Mikaela, Our New Project Manager for Ignite Public

Mikaela Färnqvist is working to bring startups and the public sector together to find new innovative solutions.

March 25, 2021
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Stories

Ignite Stories: Coor & Mimbly

A great idea and early stage product brought Mimbly and Coor together when they won the Kommersialiseringspriset in 2019. Beginning this pilot project at such...

March 22, 2021
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Interviews

Meet Shara, Our New Production Manager!

Shara Fägerwall Tawfik is making sure Ignite has all the right internal resources to deliver the best events and services for startups, corporates and public...

March 10, 2021
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Shareholder vs Stakeholder Value

Ignite Sweden teams up with Innovation Pioneers to present iX sessions that aim to share, learn and co-create a shift to a stakeholder focus to...

February 11, 2021
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Interviews

Meet Jennifer Persson, our new Startup Scout

Jennifer Persson is responsible for finding the perfect match between organizations and startups.

February 5, 2021
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Interviews

Meet Sasan Shaba, our new Director International Cooperation

Sasan will be responsible for scaling Ignite internationally to help startups accelerate the commercialization of their solutions in other countries.

January 28, 2021
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Planning for Success: How to get from Pilot to Rollout!

How to best move from a pilot project to a full rollout is a sticking point for many corporate and startup collaborations. Three AI startup...

January 22, 2021
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Promoting Collaboration at Volkswagen’s 8th Startup Community

Ignite Program Manager Stina Lantz spoke to nearly 70 participants around the world from the Volkswagen group late last year about the benefits of working...

January 19, 2021
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Ignite Awards Celebrate Our Collaboration Heroes!

The evening celebrated the success stories of 2020 and recognised startups, corporates and public sector organizations for their collaborative and innovative work.

December 29, 2020
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Impact Startup of the Week: Attractive Interactive

This year’s final impact startup used their gaming development and machine learning skills to change industry and improve aircraft safety.

December 11, 2020