As we mentioned earlier, the Europas award is soon, and they have now presented their shortlit. The shortlist are the final 200 candidates for the awards, chosen from the more then 1000 nominated. The finalist will now be chosen by the jury, and presented at the award in Berlin the 22nd of january.

From the region the following companies made it to the shortlist:

Best Social, Mobile or Apps Startup – here two of the nominated startups are from the region:

Best European Startup Accelerator/Incubator

Best Gaming or Social Games Startup

Best Exit of 2012

And also in the “Best Nordic Startup” category two of the nominated are from this region:

If you want to know what other nordic startups are nominated then Arctic Startup has a very nice lists, where you also can see other nominated. Otherwise the complete shortlist can be found here.