Season 2020

Categories

  • Startup of the Year

    Startup of the Year

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    Vækstfonden

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with the product/service.

  • Best Newcomer

    Best Newcomer

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    Livatek

    Description

    A startup with up to 2 years of age that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with the product/service.

  • Founder of the Year

    Founder of the Year

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    Goodwill

    Description

    A tech startup founder that has shown notable achievements over the last year in terms of great customer growth, sales, funds raised, uniqueness, impact of the product/service and leadership in the ecosystem.

  • Investor of the Year

    Investor of the Year

    Description

    An individual or company that has displayed the best investment acumen over the last year. This could be through an exit, early investment of a notable startup, or realization of an earlier investment.

  • Best FinTech Startup

    Best FinTech Startup

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with a product/service/technology in the delivery and/or infrastructure of financial services.

  • Best Co-working Space

    Best Co-working Space

    Description

    A co+working space that deserves the recognition for its services, support, and resources to fast-growth tech start-ups, and for creating a culture and environment that fosters innovation.

  • Best Accelerator/Incubator Program

    Best Accelerator/Incubator Program

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    Innovation Centre Denmark

    Description

    A fixed-term, cohort-based, mentorship-driven program that helps and empowers entrepreneurs to foster the growth of their innovative companies by providing tools, resources, connections, knowledge and expertise.

  • Ecosystem Hero of the Year

    Ecosystem Hero of the Year

    Description

    An individual known by passion for entrepreneurship and ability as well as willingness to
    help startups and entrepreneurship grow. Key words: Passion, pay-it-forward, ability and willingness to use experience and/or ability to help.

  • Best Virtual Teamwork Solution

    Best Virtual Teamwork Solution

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with a product or service that solves connectivity between people, companies or teams in a smart, engaging way, with the potential to shape the future of connectivity, especially in times of crisis and social isolation.

  • People's Choice

    People's Choice

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    Sahara

    Description

    An Individual or company that got the most accumulated votes through out the national and regional round.

  • Best Climate Impact Startup

    Best Climate Impact Startup

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    Sustainary

    Description

    A startup that has shown the greatest development over last year based on growth and innovation with a product and or service that supports the transition to a low-carbon society by reducing emissions of CO2 and other greenhouse gases.

  • Best Health Tech Startup

    Best Health Tech Startup

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    BioInnovation Institute

    Description

    Startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact by developing solutions, methods and/ or products that target the health industry.

Country Partners

Ambassadors

  • Aleksi Löytynoja

    Aleksi Löytynoja

    Finland

    Investment Manager / Venture Capital

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  • Allisa Lindo

    Allisa Lindo

    Sweden

    Growth Marketing Manager at Brandox

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  • Edda Konradsdottir

    Edda Konradsdottir

    Iceland

    Co-Founder of Iceland Innovation Week

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  • Ingrid Sommerli

    Ingrid Sommerli

    Norway

    Incubator Leader

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  • Salóme Guðmundsdóttir

    Salóme Guðmundsdóttir

    Iceland

    CEO Icelandic Startups

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  • Sara Herrlin

    Sara Herrlin

    Sweden

    Founder at STHLM Music City and Nordic Music Tech

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  • Anniken Fjelberg

    Anniken Fjelberg

    Norway

    Serial Entrepreneur, Investor, Advisor

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  • Frida Rustoen

    Frida Rustoen

    Norway

    Investment Manager

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  • Hans Christian Bjørne

    Hans Christian Bjørne

    Norway

    COO and Co-Founder at The Factory

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  • Magne Uppman

    Magne Uppman

    Norway

    Managing Partner at SNÖ Ventures.

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  • Magnus Thorfason

    Magnus Thorfason

    Iceland

    Associate Professor

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  • Matt C Smith

    Matt C Smith

    Norway

    Entertainment & Media

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  • Ragnheiður H. Magnúsdóttir

    Ragnheiður H. Magnúsdóttir

    Iceland

    Civil Engineering

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  • Stig Ørnvall

    Stig Ørnvall

    Norway

    Investor

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