Events

Booking Information

Venue

Virtual event


accessible from your workstation

Date

17 Jun 2021

AEST

Time

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Industry

All industries

Reference No

CMP-18241-X8M7W0

Sweden's Innovation Ecosystem - overview and insights

About event:

Sweden is world renowned for being an innovative nation and ranked first in Europe for cumulative capital invested per capita in the past five years. Stockholm is one of the hottest entrepreneurship hubs in Europe.

What’s in Sweden’s secret sauce? What are the opportunities?

Join this free webinar for insights about Sweden’s strong ecosystem for innovation and entrepreneurship.

This webinar is the fifth in a series showcasing the local innovation ecosystems of European markets, facilitated by Austrade.

Who should attend:

Ideal for Australian startup and scaleup technology companies, incubators, accelerators and university entrepreneur programs.

Speakers:
  • Jennifer Mackinlay - Acting General Manager Austrade Europe – welcome and introduction
  • Arash Sangari - Program Manager, Startup Sweden. Arash will share an overview of the ecosystem and how Startup Sweden as a national program provides entrepreneur-centred support to Swedish startups and scaleups.
  • Warren Campbell - Australian entrepreneur and investor based in Sweden for the last 15 years. Former McKinsey partner, founder and CEO of a pan-European renewables business, Warren is today an active angel investor in circa 30 Nordic startups, as well as an Investment Committee member of two early stage investment funds. Warren will share perspectives on early stage investing.
  • Leni Andronicos - co-founder and CEO of Logcast, the world's first social podcasting app built out of Sweden. Leni moved to Stockholm from Sydney in 2018. She will share insights about founding a successful tech start up in the Nordics, raising capital from local venture capital institutions and establishing her profile in Sweden.
  • Kerstin Classon - Investment Director Nordics, Austrade Stockholm – moderator
Please note:

Austrade is recording this webinar session and may make the recorded version of the webinar (including all audio and visual elements) accessible to internal Austrade staff and the general public via the Austrade website and other communication means. For further information refer to the Privacy Policy.

Costs:

These events are free, but participants must register. The registration confirmation email will include all webinar log-on information.

Registration:

Register online

For more information please contact:

Kerstin Classon
Investment Director Nordics
Austrade Stockholm
E: stockholm@austrade.gov.au