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Trend report: Sharing economy for real.

måndag, 1 februari, 2016

The Internet has clearly changed our lives and the way we do business, all this in just two decades. And, this is just the beginning, the real network effect lies ahead of us and will happen once “node-to-node” sharing are fully implemented. Sharing distributed, ledger technologies like “Linux Open Ledger” or “Blockchain” creates exactly these network effects. Making authorization, ownership and authentication embedded into the network DNA, reinventing the way value and risk are shared between counterparts on the Internet. This will undoubtedly create new disruptive business models and offer an entirely different way of engaging in commerce.

Promimic launches dental implants with S.I.N.

torsdag, 28 januari, 2016

Promimic announced today that the company’s strategic partners Sistema de Implante Nacional (SIN) has initiated the launch of the first dental implant coated with Promimic’s implant surface HAnano Surface. The implant is launched at CIOSP, the second largest dental trade show in the world, which is currently ongoing in São Paulo with over 100,000 visitors. Read the press […]

Picwear accepted to VentureOut Accelerator program in New York

tisdag, 19 januari, 2016

Portfolio company Picwear has been accepted to VentureOut Scandinavia, an accelerator program focusing on connecting the best up and coming Scandinavian startups to New York’s finest and most respected members of the startup and technology communities. Picwear has been selected as one of fifteen Scandinavian companies that during one week will get to pitch some […]

Trine secures 5 million SEK investment.

onsdag, 13 januari, 2016

Investors have gone in with a total of five million SEK for the business to be further developed. – We have an incredibly exciting year ahead of us, says Sam Manaberi, Trine’s CEO and founder. – See more at: https://www.jointrine.com/Press/PressRelease/miljoninvestering-i-vastsvenskt-startup-bolag#sthash.ycPZmAav.dpuf

Minalyze establishes subsidiary for the Australian mining market

måndag, 21 december, 2015

Portfolio company Minalyze has developed an instrument that could revolutionize the mining industry. Minalyze has established a subsidiary for the Australian mining market and has developed an Australian version of the instrument Minalyzer CS. –       The mining industry in Australia is extensive and prominent on technology development. The fact that they see great advantages with […]

Mevia secures a 4 MSEK round

torsdag, 17 december, 2015

Chalmers Ventures has made an additional investment in Mevia, in a round of 4 MSEK in total. The target is increased marketing and sales, and further development of devices and the IT system. Mevia develops intelligent packages for the healthcare industry, connecting patients, healthcare and relatives to benefit from personalized healthcare. Mevia AB was founded […]

WPT awarded with the Bergendahl Scholarship and 50 000 SEK

onsdag, 16 december, 2015

Yesterday at Venture Pitch, Encubation project WPT – Wood Power Technologies was awarded the Bergendahl scholarship of 50 000 SEK.  The scholarship is annually awarded to an entrepreneurial project by the Bergendahl foundation. WPT developes Sweden’s first modular wind power tower in a cheap and renewable composite material. –       It feels great to get this […]

Chalmers Ventures recruit serial entrepreneur Johan Sköld

tisdag, 15 december, 2015

Chalmers Ventures continues its expansion by recruiting the serial entrepreneur Johan Sköld, who will be responsible for developing the revenue side in the value creation. Johan has an over 20 years long successful career within ICT and comes most recently from the Executive Management Team of Knowit.

Additional investment in Sportlala sparks re-launch

måndag, 14 december, 2015

Chalmers Ventures has made an additional investment in Sportlala (formerly known as Aktivators.com) in a round of 6 MSEK in total. Sportlala.se offers sport and outdoor products in time-limited campaigns. They started developing the service in 2013 with a re-lauch under the new name in November 2015. The company currently employ four people full time […]

Learning by failure.

onsdag, 9 december, 2015

To succeed and create the best conditions for entrepreneurship, we need to learn and leverage from previous experiences, both successes and failures. Sweden has great potential as a country of entrepreneurship, so it’s been a long time and ever since, today’s successful export companies were founded by passionate entrepreneurs. And Sweden is at the forefront and […]