HIGHLIGHTING THE NORDIC
“I’VE NEVER SEEN THE AMOUNT OF REGIONAL PRIDE AND INTENT TO GROW STARTUP TIES THAT I SENSED AMONG THE NORDICS.”
Erica Swallow, Huffington Post
SLUSH – THE WINDOW TO THE NORDIC STARTUP ECOSYSTEM
The Nordic countries are producing the most billion dollar valued businesses per capita in the world, second only to Silicon Valley. While the Nordics represent only 3% of the population in Europe, it has produced more than 50% of the billion dollar exits in the region since 2005.
It is the home for industry-defining technologies and tech companies such as mobile phones, Skype, Klarna, Rovio, and Kahoot!.
Slush as an event works as the bridge from the Nordics to the world. With its 9,800 Nordic attendees, it is the event to discover and meet the Nordic tech scene.
SLUSH SMALL TALKS IN STOCKHOLM
Slush Small Talks are intimate gatherings where startups and tech talent get to meet top-tier international investors, executives and media who share their passion to further empower the local startup ecosystem. The event is about bringing the local community together to understand the current state of technology and what’s in store for the future.
The 2018 edition of Slush Small Talks Stockholm will address startup-corporate collaborations in the field of industrial technology. It is crucial for the survival of the industry to stay on the top of the wave of digitalization in order to ensure its survival and global success. Thus, we’re here to help!
THE NORDIC COMMUNITY
The continuing thrive of the Nordic tech startups is heavily based on the rise of the Nordic tech community activities. Hubs, accelerators, co-working spaces, events and other parties encouraging an entrepreneurial mindset sets the tone for the change of culture towards an atmosphere where entrepreneurship is encouraged and founders seen as heroes.
The Nordic 100 is an annual listing created in co-operation with The Nordic Web. The listing recognizes the 100 most impactful and influential figures in the Nordic tech scene each year.
The intention is that The Nordic 100 will serve as a resource to better understand who the key people from the Nordics are, providing you with an easy and actionable resource for engaging with the Nordic ecosystem all year round.