Meet some of Sweden's most prominent tech companies and learn how they innovate the future at one of the inspiring tech sites within the Lund Innovation District during the morning of 21 March. Ticket holders will be sent more information on how to choose which site they want to visit prior to the event. Please note that availability is limited and based on a first come, first served basis. Read more about the sites you can visit here.
Sveriges Innovationsriksdag 2023 begins. Together with our moderator we welcome you to Ideon Science Park, the first Science Park in Sweden, which is celebrating 40 years this year!
We’re heading into a complicated future and the picture we currently have is blurry, incomplete and constantly changing. This complexity overwhelms most people into complacency as it is difficult to prepare for a future that we cannot see clearly. In this discussion, Tine Thygesen aims to paint a picture that improves our ability to make good investments and plan for a brighter future.
Caught in the shadow of political, economic and security related crises worldwide, the power of innovation is more important than ever. This session will explore how we secure an open and collaborative research and innovation landscape in order to maintain the high quality and speed as great innovation performers.
Google.org Impact Challenge: Tech For Social Good has finally been launched. An opportunity for Swedish non-profit entrepreneurs and organizations to create scalable solutions for the planet. Do you also want to be part of creating a sustainable future? Together we can contribute to a more sustainable Sweden.
Maja Brännwall, Brand Marketing Manager, Google
Breakthrough Energy’s (BE) aim is to inspire the world to develop and scale the critical solutions we need to reach net-zero emissions—so everyone can enjoy affordable, abundant clean energy. BE's investment fund BE Ventures is very engaged in the Nordics by, for example, supporting the recently launched coalition of investors Cleantech for Nordics. However, despite Sweden being European Innovation Leader again and again, BE urges for more engagement to push the climate agenda forward during the EU presidency 2023.
2023 will mark the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, one of the most miraculous and important documents adopted by the United Nations. This session will focus on corporates’ responsibility to respect human rights and explore a range of topics including the global supply chain’s fragility, relations with authoritarian governments and how to reduce dependency on ‘dirty industries.’
Research and innovation strengthen national security and strategic capabilities, but can, in the wrong hands, put our nation at risk. We need to gain a better understanding of these threats, mitigation, and how intellectual assets create value and can be best protected through cyber, legal agreements, physical access and other measures.
The National Incubator Programme has been an important enabler for innovative ideas to grow. Learn more about the programme development, results and future possibilities.
Scaleups are more than just an engine for innovation, these businesses hire highly skilled workers, raise Europe’s productivity, and champion our values across the world. Keeping our scaleups in Sweden is an opportunity to produce home-grown tech giants, contributing to long-term market growth and prosperity.
In 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals gave us a comprehensive plan for a sustainable world by 2030. The 17 goals cover a wide range of issues that involve people with different needs, values, and convictions. There is a vision of what needs to happen but progress is slow. The Inner Development Goals aim to provide a framework to help individuals and organisations become more effective in the work towards greater sustainability and well-being.
After a long day of impressions, it is always a good idea to relax, debrief and talk. So we invite you to unwind with our street food court, live music and DJ.