It is 2020, and female founded & co-founded companies still get less than 7% of the total investments worldwide. We need more female investors, and we need more women to realize that they have the power to become investors and entrepreneurs themselves. That’s why we are bringing some of the most prominent voices together on Nordic Female Investor Meetup (NFIM2020), on the 15th of October. We believe that together, we can help female founded and co-founded companies to receive more. Nordic Female Investor Meetup (NFIM) is held for the fifth time to set focus on the challenges and opportunities still lying ahead, and to encourage and inspire more women into the startup world.GO to nfim21 page
Are you a female founder or co-founder running a high-potential startup? Then take the opportunity to pitch at Pinc Capital and win 50.000 SEK, proudly sponsored by TicTac Interactive on the 15th of October. Pinc Capital is a pitching event held by Minc in conjunction with the highly appreciated conference Nordic Female Investor Meetup – NFIM20. NFIM aims to inspire more women to go into entrepreneurship and investing.
Pinc Capital is open for Nordic startups with at least one female founder. Applying companies should be innovative startups with high ambitions and growth-potential. Applicants must be established businesses and should preferably have raised some investments before the pitch.
Would you like to pitch? Apply before the 10th of September by clicking the button below! The selection process starts at the beginning of September and, if selected, you will be contacted for an interview before September 20th.
Arctic Space Technologies offers sustainable satellite communication in high latitudes. Customers can benefit from green power from our partnership data center, and long communication times near the polar circle. Arctic space will host the satellite operators' antenna within this infrastructure, which is highly secure and fulfilling the communication requirements. Combined with automated IT for mission control, Arctic Space becomes a cost reducing part of the chain, all while being environmental friendly.
Cellugy is a biotech company located in Aarhus, Denmark. Officially incorporated in April of 2018, Cellugy is harnessing the power of biofabrication to produce disruptive bio-cellulose materials to enable a more readily recyclable alternative to conventional packaging.
Gardenize helps people become better planet-keepers, and take care of their part of the world by caring for the plants around them. They provide a digital garden diary where users document and follow their garden over time, to learn and share success and failures that will make each small part of the world a better place.
Moving Floor Gotland AB (MF) is a Swedish technology company with a mission to fundamentally improve global animal protein production by increasing yield and reducing emissions and antibiotic use. MF aims to disrupt the animal husbandry industry by bringing a completely automatic and digital cleaning solution for farm buildings allowing for a more sustainable and circular system. MF has developed a patented technology, the Moving Floor Concept, to give farm animals “a toilet” substantially improving the living conditions for the animals and, for pigs, resulting in an estimated 19% less carbon footprint.
OmMej is a SaaS company developed to solve problems such as the ever-growing mental ill health in Sweden and the enormous human suffering and considerable financial costs it imposes to society. OmMej (AboutMe) is a new digital service developed to provide solutions such as: Ensuring that it is the child or young person who is at the center of decision making and the support available in contact with welfare services, a problem identified by practitioners, the government's national social services coordinator for children and young people, and by researchers. To give an understanding of a child's well-being in their existing situation, it considers the greater impact on a child or youth and their developmental needs. To identify areas for collaboration to be able, in a coordinated way to meet specific needs, and to improve the health and well-being of children and young people. To ensure that preventive measures are identified as early as possible to avoid major or developmental problems and social costs.
Relox Robotics develop autonomous robots with the purpose of removing manual labor for repetitive tasks. Their robots navigate using RTK-GPS and smart path planning to cover an area efficiently, and they are all connected and can be upgraded remotely for higher efficiency and reliability in the system. The first market vertical they are entering is within the golf industry, where the robots are used for golf ball collection on ranges. They offer the robots as a service through a subscription model. During this year the company has deployed the first robots to customers in Sweden, and are now in the process of expanding to Europe and the US.
SCRIIN is tackling one of the increasing problems in our digital society – children all over the world are becoming less physically active and spend a lot of time in front of screens. SCRIIN’s approach is that technology should solve the problems that technology has created. We are developing innovative products to help families and schools balance screen time with physical activity. Almost 100 schools has used our solution over the last 12 month and we are now raising capital in a seed round to scale up the school business and launch a premium version of our app for families.
With the support of NASA, Odense Robotics and Ideon, we have developed a disruptive technology - a unique, minimalist exoskeleton, a robotic glove that assists the user in gripping, holding and releasing objects intuitively to increase independence and quality of life. The user controls the product intuitively with non-invasive, smart biometric sensors, which allow the exoskeleton to assist a movement that the body itself does not respond to. A revolutionary system for robotic - human interaction. With a weight of under 200 grams, meaning about 1/4 of the closest competitors' weight, we offer a truly wearable solution that brings independence and quality of life to the users, and thus welfare savings. Our patented Tendo Technology has been developed with potential users to make sure that we are creating the right product, for the right people, at the right time.
The Fit provides an AI solution for personalized size & fit recommendations online. Working in the forefront of deep learning and edge computing The Fit’s mobile body scanning technology measures the human body, just using two photos in under 30 seconds. The sizing solution helps retailers increase conversion and reduce returns while the data brings insights to enable data driven decision making to improve product design, assortment planning and marketing for a more sustainable fashion industry. The Fit changes the online experience of the future by powering personal, relevant experiences for millions of shoppers. By democratizing body data The Fit disrupts the way we produce, distribute and consume online.
We reduce suffering from mental health issues with support from artificial intelligence. We offer a digital platform to collect and analyze patient data to provide clinicians with predictions on psychiatric diagnoses to support their decision making. This reduces the time needed for diagnosing and leads to faster treatment for patients while also improving the clinic's efficiency, quality and business model.
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