Eight innovative companies and a highly competent jury met in the Elmia Jumpstart competition, initiated by Teknikföretagen and Elmia in collaboration with Science Park Mjärdevi. First prize – a check of 100,000 to work on further design together with Shift Design & Strategy. Unibap became well-deserved winners and the audience’s prize went to Wematter! Congratulations!

The annual competition aims at exposing entrepreneurship, innovators and company builders, as well as making it possible for these companies to showcase themselves in a leading national industrial arena. The competition will also highlight Sweden as a foundry for innovative future companies, and connect entrepreneurs with successful Swedish subcontractors.

Cool with two awesome Växtzon companies on the prize pool! Great efforts also from other pitching companies; SkyMaker AB, Tribotextil, Univrses, CheckProof, Ekkono Solutions and Epishine. Great cooperation with Uppsala and two further growth zone companies; CheckProof and Epishine who who did great pitches! Thanks for a good day!

Here you can see the entire competition

Fotocred: Dan Nyman.