Apply for Stockholm Innovation Scholarship

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Would you like to see your idea become a reality? Each year Stockholm city gives Stockholm locals the opportunity to do just that! This year 630 000 SEK will be awarded through the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship. Anyone living, working or studying in Stockholm County has the opportunity to apply for the scholarship. The aim is to stimulate and encourage people …

Klas Wiman is both a researcher and an entrepreneur

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          Keep your roles as academic researcher and company owner apart, advises Klas Wiman. Thirteen years ago he started a company based on a substance that makes cancer cells commit suicide. Now the project has reached clinical phase II, and the company recently secured an investment of 437 million SEK.   In healthy individuals, the p53 …

Life tech forum and Big Booster 2nd edition

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Two attractive opportunities for startups that aim to establish new contacts and expend their businesses! Life Tech Forum 2016 is a 3-day conference (Oct. 11-13, 2016) dedicated to helping Sweden’s most promising life sciences companies navigate US market entrance. The meeting is organized by The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce New England (SCAA-NE). Download info material: 2016_Life_Tech_Forum_OnePager Big booster is …

Medituner highly ranked in call for proposal by EIT Health

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Medituner has been granted 50 000 Euro within the EIT Health call Commercialisation Funding. The money will be used for business development activities within the project Asthmatuner. Health EIT is an EU-funded program with the over overarching goal of promoting healthy living, encourage active aging and improve health care for the elderly population. The program runs for seven years and …

Apply for funding through the Early Verification Program

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KI Innovation Office announces the call – Early Verification Program. The program is a way to explore the potential of your research results as an innovation, be it a future product, process or service. The Early Verification program provides financial support for activities such as proof of concept studies, technical verifications and intellectual property (IP) investigations. You can also use the money (up to 300 …

Meet with us on KI Science Park Day

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On Monday, May 9, it is time for Karolinska Institutet Science Park DAY 2016. Please, visit our exhibition if you are a researcher with an idea, an investor or a company looking for new ideas or someone who would like to help us to develop innovative ideas from KI. More information and registration here.

QureTech Bio Wins the 2016 Start-up Slam: Sweden at BIO-Europe Spring Conference

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Stockholm, Sweden, 7th April 2016 – The winner of the Start-up Slam: Sweden, a pitching competition, taking place at BIO-Europe Spring® in Stockholm for the first time on 5th April 2016, was today announced as QureTech Bio AB, a start-up developing first line drugs to combat antibiotic resistance and infectious diseases. This special session was co-sponsored by Karolinska Institutet Innovations …

Microsoft embraces its collaboration with Optolexia

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In a recent article, Stefan Wijnen, Industry Solution Manager Cloud Platform at Microsoft embraces its collaboration with Optolexia. ”Optolexia’s solution is a great example of how a cloud-based clinical decision support system can enable innovative ways of doing things that are efficient, accessible, and beneficial to society.” says Stefan Wijnen. Read the article here and more about Optolexia on their homepage.

Meet us at STHLM Startup Landscape on March 9

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Want to get an overview of Stockholm’s startup landscape? Who’s doing what in the entrepreneurial ecosystem? Join us on March 9th, when SEB, VentureCup and THINGS help you navigate Stockholm’s startup landscape. During the evening, 10+ organisations supporting startups in different ways; hubs, incubators, advisory services etc. will present themselves to the startup community. After a quick round of presentations, …

KI Innovations presents at InnovatiOnsdag on September 30

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Verification for Growth – Verifiering för tillväxt (VFT) – is a VINNOVA funded program that aims to support the commercialization process for research results and ideas from researchers, students and other university employees.                                                                                                                 Come and listen to Åsa Kallas, project manager at KI Innovations AB, who will talk about the VFT program and its outcome. You will also meet …