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Forum Virium Helsinki – Open Forum, On Demand at Nordic Edge Expo

Forum Virium Helsinki – Open Forum, On Demand at Nordic Edge Expo

Bearing the similar mission and vision of creating smarter cities, Nordic Edge has been collaborating with Forum Virium for several years through different projects and events. In 2021, Forum Virium organized a workshop at Nordic Edge Expo where Tools for Urban Innovators tested in Helsinki’s urban labs have been launched. At the workshop, concrete cases have been presented from urban labs and been reflected on by participants. You can watch the Open Forum (valid until 31 Decemer 2021): here

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Lyse invests in technology company Tectal
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Lyse invests in technology company Tectal

Lyse has become part owner of technology company Tectal AS through a private placement. The industrial, multi-utility company is a central member in Nordic Edge and has made several investments in smaller startups in the innovation cluster in recent years.

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Mobility at M/S Rygerelektra

Mobility at M/S Rygerelektra

The third day of Nordic Edge Expo 2021 was themed “On the Move” and Kolumbus, the mobilitycompany of the region, took the chance to invite to an “open boat” onboard M/S Rygerelektra in the afternoon. Here interesting conversations were exchanged between different actors from the mobility industry. The open boat ended with a debate about mobility in the Stavanger region.

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Thank you for participating!

Thank you for participating!

Thank you to all the speakers, our hosts, our sponsors – and everyone who watched the live stream. During the next couple of weeks we will be publishing the individual talks here on the website.

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Young Entrepreneurs and the square

Young Entrepreneurs and the square

At the square during Nordic Edge Expo 2021 the City of Stavanger have been present with stalls about everything from art to gree change to how they contribute to innovation.

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Our Come Clean Thematic Tour

Our Come Clean Thematic Tour

The first day of Nordic Edge Expo is over and we had so much fun at the Come Clean Thematic Tour! Read more about the interesting businesses we got to visit during this three hour tour around the region.

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Nordic Edge Expo 2021 Kicks Off

Nordic Edge Expo 2021 Kicks Off

It´s not tomorrow – it´s today. The Nordic Edge Expo 2021 has now kicked off for four days of broadcast from the electric vessel Rygerelektra. With an interesting and varied program over the course of the conference, there will be plenty for everyone to fill their knowledge needs.

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Does your municipality want to be part of Gnist?
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Does your municipality want to be part of Gnist?

Gnist is DOGA and Nordic Edge’s innovation program for ambitious municipalities keen to explore new collaboration models for developing innovative solutions to specific challenges. The Gnist-programme assists municipalities to address their challenges and turn them into opportunities. The aim is to create new employment opportunities and attractive, sustainable and adaptable communities for their residents and visitors.

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These are the startups attending Nordic Fund Day!
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These are the startups attending Nordic Fund Day!

After receiving great applications from all over the Northern Europe, the jury has worked its way through all the application and picked out the most promising startups to present at Nordic Fund Day!

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Nordic eSport Conference

Nordic eSport Conference

Monday 20 September – 12:00 – 14:00 CET

Gaming is a pop culture that has emerged over the past 20 years and become bigger than both music and the film industry. How do we relate to it as academia, business and sport? This conference deals with gaming and esports from different perspectives. ESports is a fast-growing ecosystem – what opportunities does eSports bring? We have gathered a number of players from academia, business and sports. The goal is to create a better understanding and knowledge of this cultural phenomenon that young people have addressed!

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Special Session: Play@Heart

Special Session: Play@Heart

A new school development project in Denmark, Play@Heart, aims to explore how playful approaches can contribute to children’s learning about and with technology. Get fresh insight on the project and experiences so far in a Special Session at the KnowHow EdTech Conference.

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Powering the green and digital shift
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Powering the green and digital shift

The global demand for renewable energy is growing at an electrifying speed. Manufacturers of cars, buses, lorries, airplanes, boats, scooters, and more are transitioning to electrical power. And that’s just within the transport industry. Our daily lives, from the workplace to home, to farming and industry, data centres and for many, even currency, are all powered by electricity.

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Apply for Nordic Fund Day
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Apply for Nordic Fund Day

Connect with investors and secure funding at Nordic Fund Day. Submit your application by using the form below. The jury will screen your application and get back to you. Aplication deadline: August 22. 2021