Oresund region performs strongest at the Nordic Startup Awards

Past two weeks turned out to be extremely eventful for both Oresund region as well as Nordics in general. A series of great events such as TechBBQ in Copenhagen and Internet Discovery Day in Malmo culminated with an announcement of Nordic Startup Awards winners at Arctic15 in Helsinki. At the awards ceremony selected winners in […]

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#CPHFTW moves forward

The #CPHFTW movement has been by any measure a huge benefactor for the startup scene. Being launched by the community for the community, it has made it possible to gather important people and bring attention to startups, events and the region in general. Recently the third AngelNext was held, in Malmö, which also shows the […]

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Trustpilot raises € 67 million series D round

Big news this week is Trustpilot raising a massive € 67 million (over 500 DKK million) round. A lot of press about that, you can read more over at Wallstreet Journal, Nordic Startup Bits, Venturebeat, Trendsonline and 8till5. All these give interesting insights, and the Nordic Startup Bits article is highly recommended for the interview […]

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Get inspired at Foo Café

This is part of the bi-weekly posts from the crazy event guys over att Foo Café. There’s more for you this month (12 events this week). Take a couple of minutes to check out what’s on at Foo Café Coming up this week Three events for Entrepreneurs this week: How to internationalise your Startup – […]

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InRiver announces € 9 M funding round

InRiver continues its international expansion. Today they announces funding of $ 10 million (€ 9 million) led by Verdane Capital, Industrifonden and Zobito, 8till5 reports. InRiver has been around a while now, since 2007, and has developed a service that helps large companies manage images and information regarding products to be presented uniformly in all […]

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Orbital Systems closes € 4.3 M Series A round

Orbital Systems, the clean-tech startup that has developed a way to save (a lot) of water while showering, announced a $ 5 M (€ 4.3 M) series A round with a very impressive list of investors. The startup has designed the world’s most efficient shower system and has helped to save 1 million litres of […]

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Trialbee announces € 4.3 M funding

Industrifonden and Briban Invest along with another couple of investors invest $ 5 million (€ 4.3 million) in Trialbee, 8till5 reports. The startup has developed a tool to help pharmaceutical companies to streamline patient recruitment for clinical trials. “Trialbee has a long list of successful implementations of cutting edge technology in the market for online […]

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A fantastic TechBBQ 2015

Yesterday the 3rd TechBBQ was held, and it really was a blast. Not just bigger then ever, filling the massive Copenhagen Opera, but also a great agenda, good talks and good opportunities to meet new and interesting people. Talks and networking The event had a very high density of both veteran entreprenuers, tech people, business […]


Internet Discovery Day is only a week away!

Internet Discovery Day (IDD) is a dynamic one day event where future Internet stars have a chance to showcase their projects and get noticed by investors and business angels. Supported by .SE and co-organized by Startup Studio Malmo, the event is free of charge for the participants. The concept of IDD is extremely simple. Prospective […]

A crowd funding to save the world from antibiotics resistance

A crowd funding with ambitions has been kicked off. The researchers Alejandra Vasquez and Tobias Olofsson have found a unique way to heal wounds and fight infections even when antibiotics cannot cure them. Now they are launching a crowd funding campaign to be able to finance the next step – launching Living Antibiotics. Strength of […]