Success and Impact

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Press Release

CO-AX | The Accelerator at Sahlgrenska Science Park

Sahlgrenska Science Park, a catalyzer for innovation and collaboration in the life science sector in Sweden, proudly announces CO-AX, an exciting rebranding of its non-profit, accelerator for startup and scaleup companies.

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Next Stop: Germany

The initiative Next Stop gives detailed overview of the structure, collaboration and funding opportunties with leading partners of the world’s largest healthcare markets.

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News from the Accelerator

Petter Wolff towards new ways of working with data sharing in Swedish healthcare

Our colleague and Business Advisor Petter Wolff, will be on leave. He has been given a 10 month assignment from the Swedish Regeringskansliet / Statens Offentliga Utredningar with the purpose of suggesting means to make health data sharing between systems and actors more efficient.

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Walkbeat will make others go far

Företagarna pay attention to young entrepreneurs with socially-improving business ideas by awarding the "Årets unga idé" (Young Idea of ​​the Year) scholarship in connection with the "Årets Företagare i Sverige" (Entrepreneur of the Year in Sweden) gala. The scholarship was established in 2020 with Bengt Bengtsson's SIBA foundation as award partner.


"Walkbeat will make others go far. The idea can solve a problem that affects every other person. The technology has already proven to be usable in several different areas, including in the animal world with Walkbeat Horses, and the entrepreneur has already proven that he is on to something big."

Photographer Anders Risenstrand.

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Friends of West Swedish Incubators

We are part of West Swedish Incubators which aims to make the ecosystem in West Sweden visible and create better conditions for startups and scaleups in West Sweden to grow.

Together with the other incubators and science parks, we have started a Community on Linkedin where you can take part in super nice partner offers (for example Hubspot, AWS, Miro, SJ and more). Here is also the chance to network, take part in events and other things that are of value to you as a company.

To join the community directly, go to the group Friends of West Swedish Incubators on Linkedin and ask to join. We will arrange the rest.

See you at Friends of West Swedish Incubators!

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West Swedish Incubators launches new podcast about startups and entrepreneurship

The first episode of the interview podcast Klara, Färdiga, Entreprenör is released, where West Swedish entrepreneurs talk about their innovations, startup journeys and lessons they have gathered. Behind the podcast is the incubator network West Swedish Incubators, of which Sahlgrenska Science Park is a part. The goal is to raise the innovation power in Western Sweden and get more people to dare to invest in their business ideas.

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