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Epishine and FarmDrones won Venture Cup Väst Business Idea Competition

tisdag, 27 oktober, 2015

Venture Cup announced today that Encubation projects Epishine and Farmdrones are the winners of Venture Cup Väst Business Idea Competition.   Epishine develops translucent and multicolored organic solar cells and won the category Environment and Energy. FarmDrones develops a software providing farmers with an up-to-date information feed on the most essential numbers related to the […]

Chalmers Innovation incubator is #9 best incubator in Europe

fredag, 23 oktober, 2015

Chalmers Innovation incubator (now a part of Chalmers Ventures) have been announced as #9 best University Associated Business Incubator in Europe, by UBI Index. On October 26 and 27, 2015, UBI Global and Incubatore di Imprese Innovative del Politecnico di Torino (I3P) co-hosted a benchmarking conference & award ceremony for the 2015 top performing university business […]

FarmDrones won Nordic IoT Challenge and € 25 000

fredag, 23 oktober, 2015

Encubation-team FarmDrones, a connected solution for farmers to increase productivity and crops yield, was awarded €25,000 and six months of guidance and mentoring by the Telenor Advisory Team.  Telenor Connexion today announced the winner of the 2015 Nordic IoT Challenge, an initiative to recognise innovation and excellence within the Internet of Things (IoT) arena. The grand […]

This is life in Encubation

onsdag, 21 oktober, 2015

In the Encubation process we team up idea partners with ambitious business developers from the two-year master’s education at Chalmers School of Entrepreneurship. For a full year, they work together with a group of students, dedicated to turning the idea into a startup venture. For the past weeks we’ve met with some of the teams, […]

#greenUps is the unique network for green innovations

onsdag, 14 oktober, 2015

  #greenUps is short for greentech startups and consists of companies within Chalmers Ventures working with green innovations. They have created a forum to share experiences and contacts, and also to help eachother create attention around businesses that uses the earths resources more effeciently and with less environmental impacts. Green Gothenburg is the citys effort […]

Minalyze and FarmDrones to final in Nordic IoT Challenge

onsdag, 14 oktober, 2015

The Nordic IoT Challenge is an initiative to recognize innovation and excellence within the Internet of Things (IoT) arena. Today Telenor Connexion announced the top three finalists, and two of them are Chalmers Venture companies! Nordic IoT 2015 finalistsAfter evaluating each of the submissions, Telenor Connexion today announced the following three finalists in the 2015 Nordic IoT Challenge: MinalyzeGothenburg, […]

Chalmers Ventures granted 20 MSEK from Vinnova

torsdag, 8 oktober, 2015

Chalmers Ventures has been granted 5 MSEK per year for four years from Vinnova. The decision to finance 18 incubators around the country with 55 MSEK yearly is now official. The money is to be used for increasing knowledge-intensive growth companies in Sweden. – We are happy about the support from Vinnova. But we also […]

Launchpad gives students inspiration for entrepreneurship

onsdag, 30 september, 2015

Launchpad is a meeting place for students interested in entrepreneurship. It includes an office space for working on their own ideas, meeting with other entrepreneurs and support from Chalmers Ventures business coaches. The idea came from to Chalmers students, Sebastian and Elias, who lacked a place for students who wanted to explore entrepreneurial ideas. They […]

Founders of Spotify, Let’s deal and Football Addicts becomes ambassadors for Chalmers Ventures

fredag, 25 september, 2015

Yesterday was launch day for Chalmers Ventures, the new subsidiary for Chalmers University of Technology. Seven entrepreneurs with a connection to Chalmers were at the same time introduced as ambassadors, to be possible mentors and inspirers to young startups in Gothenburg. Marin Lorentzon of Spotify, Alexander Hars of Let’s deal, Nina Bake of Episurf, Niklas […]

Chalmers Ventures strengthens entrepreneurs with capital and competence

torsdag, 24 september, 2015

Today Chalmers Ventures introduces itself with its new name for the first time, and launches its processes and offers for entrepreneurs in the Gotheburg region. Anyone is welcome to develop their own idea or work with somebody elses, within Chalmers Ventures. In addition to this, the new subsidiary to Chalmers will invest from 300 000 […]