Success and Impact
Follow the latest news and success stories of our startups and scaleups and the impact they have on society.
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.
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.
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.
Årets unga idé
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.
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.