For research-based ideas

Startup Camp:
Idea edition

Are you curious about how to go from your research-based idea to a successful commercial venture and want to take an active role in the process? Startup Camp idea edition is your opportunity to fast-track that journey. Join us and likeminded teams for a seven-week program going through the basics of what it means to go from idea to a growth start-up.

Deadline 24 Jan 2022

Due to C-19 restrictions, the 8th and 22nd of February will be held digitally through Zoom.

THE START

Of your journey

Together we explore questions around the potential of your idea, what it takes to create a successful venture and how you can present your idea in the best way to different audiences. The next Startup Camp will take place in early 2022, beginning of february. A limited number of teams will be accepted to the camp.

STARTUP CAMP

In a few bullets

7 week program to make you ready to start your journey:

- Individual and group-based business coaching
- Access to tools used in lean startup methodology
- Improve your skills for presenting your idea
- Understand what it takes to run a startup
- Meet like-minded people and get to know Chalmers Ventures as a long-term partner

  • Individual and group-based business coaching
  • Access to tools used in lean startup methodology
  • Improve your skills for presenting your idea
  • Understand what it takes to run a startup
  • Meet likeminded people and get to know Chalmers Ventures as a long-term partner

STEP 1

Application

Apply to Startup Camp by submitting the webform.
Deadline: jan 24th 2022

STEP 2

Startup Camp: Idea edition

7 week program starting beginning of February with opportunities for check-ins, with a dedicated business coach, in between session.
Start: feb 8th 2022

STEP 3

Venture

With the acquired skills and tools from Startup Camp, the future of your venture is in your hands. See below from some of our previous participants.

Due to C-19 restrictions, the 8th and 22nd of February will be held digitally through Zoom.

STARTUP CAMP

Application requirements

VALUE OF THE

Team

Minimum one person with the drive to explore the commercial potential of the idea and ability to actively attend the Startup Camp program. Connection to the Västra Götaland-region is required.

UNIQUE

Technology

The idea/project needs to be based on a unique technology resulting from research developed at one of the west Swedish universities. You and the team should have clear ownership rights over the idea (please take the help of your respective innovation office if needed).

GLOBAL

Scalability

Your solution targets and solves a societal challenge that is of global relevance.

POSITIVE

Impact

Your solution has a positive impact on at least one of the sustainability development goals (SDG).

CV COACHES

Charlotte Emlind Vahul

Head of Business Coaching

Becoming an entrepreneur can be nerv wrecking. We know that from experience. But first and foremost it can be the most rewarding and exciting journey one can embark on. Me and my experienced colleagues are here to help you on that path. Depending on your needs, we utilize the power of our organization to help you grow as an entrepreneur. But always remember, you are in the driver's seat.

STARTUP CAMP TESTIMONIAL

Nanna Stranne & Mai Thai

Sigmastocks

– Vi byggde en första version av verktyget, säger Nanna, och lät testa det på människor utanför vår krets. Det visade sig att folk var nyfikna, det här var något som de vill ha och var villiga att betala för. Så vi sökte till Startup Camp på Chalmers Ventures.