Innovating, Disrupting and Winning TOGETHER

NASDAQ MarketSite, New York City – October 10, 2018 #I46

 

//MISSION: 

 

 

Innovating, Disrupting & Winning Together

 

–  How startup-corporate partnerships and collaborations drive innovation

On October 10th, the hot Swedish startup scene joins the corporate world at Nasdaq to meet, launch, network and explore how groundbreaking collaborations can drive innovation. The full day conference features representatives from American and Scandinavian venture capital firms, researchers, cutting-edge companies and prolific startups for expert talks and interactive workshops. Innovate46 aims to explore the importance of thriving, collaborative ecosystems and how actors can continue to build bridges between small and big –  Sweden and the U.S.

Please note that this event is by invitation only and we will review all applications equally. Sign up for interest to receive more information and a chance to get an invitation.

MAIN SPONSORS

WHY ATTEND?

ENTREPRENEUR

Three nominated entrepreneurs are selected to pitch for an impressive jury who will hand out the Anders Wall Award for Exceptional Entrepreneurship.

CORPORATIONS AND INVESTORS

Gain valuable insights into the world of corporate-startup collaboration through our speakers and workshops with cutting-edge entrepreneurs.

STARTUPS

Participate in a one-of-a-kind accelaration program in New York, serving as a platform for startups looking to expand to the United States.

i

DATE

October 10, 2018

}

TIME

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

PLACE

Nasdaq MarketSite, Times Square, New York City

SPEAKERS

MEET THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE IDEAS THAT WILL ROCK OUR WORLD TOMORROW, TODAY.

ALICIA SYRETT

Founder and CEO of Pantegrion Capital Master of Ceremonies

“I am so thrilled to serve as Innovate46’s Emcee this October on behalf of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce. The Swedish startup and business ecosystem is incredibly impressive, filled with creative entrepreneurs and innovative companies. There is so much to be gained by partnering with top notch Swedish talent and exploring ways that leaders in NYC and beyond can collaborate. We have much to learn from each other, and I am so honored to play a small part in bringing these amazing communities together.”

– ALICIA SYRETT, MASTER OF CEREMONIES 2018

*2018 SPEAKERS TO BE ANNOUNCED*

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS FEATURED IN 2017

NATALIA BRZEZINSKI

CEO of Brilliant Minds Master of Ceremonies

DR. KARL IAGNEMMA

CEO of nuTonomy Inc. Keynote Adresses

LARS BJÖRK

CEO of Qlik Keynote Adresses

LESLIE BLODGETT

Creator and Former CEO of Bare Minerals Fireside Chats

STINA EHRENSVÄRD

CEO & Founder of Yubico Fireside Chats

HELENA ROBERTSSON

Partner, EMEIA Head of Family Business at EY Special Presentation

NICLAS HOLMBERG

Manging Director Listings Sweden Special Presentation

IBRAHIM BAYLAN

Minister for Policy Coordination and Energy at the Prime Minister’s Office Special Presentation

SEE MORE SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS FEATURED IN 2017

ON STAGE: INNOVATORS, INVESTORS, ENTREPRENEURS, STARTUPS & MORE

LEVERAGE THE ENTREPRENEURIAL ECOSYSTEM: MEET SWEDEN'S TOP ENTRPRENEURS

EMBRACE DISRUPTION THROUGH COLLABORATION: EXPO, WORKSHOPS AND MORE

INNOVATE46 PARTNERS 2018

MAIN PARTNERS

SUPPORTING PARTNERS

EXPO

AT THE CUTTING-EDGE OF TECH AND INNOVATION

Bringing the Swedish Startup Scene with New York City

The  Swedish-Agency  for  Economic  and  Regional  Growth  and  the  Swedish  Energy  Agency  are  excited  to open  its  application  to  the  Innovate46-week  in  New  York.  The  application  is open  for  Swedish  startup  and  scaleup  companies which  have  the  US as  a  potential  key  market.  Upon  finished  acceleration  week,  you  will  have acquired  world-class  connections,  coupled  with  know-how  and  practical  resources  in  how  to optimize  your  business  in  the  US.  In addition, you  will  have  pitched  your  company  at  the  Nasdaq MarketSite  in  Times  Square,  New  York.

WHEN & WHERE
October 8-12 2018 In New York City

HOW TO APPLY
Read more and apply through the button below

Sample of Previous Expo Companies

What they say about us

Super well-organized and especially extremely good networking opportunities with new leads which SACCNY helped me with. Let me know if I can assist you [startups] with anything.

– Mats, Tinitell

I would like to thank the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth and SACCNY for such a great program where you enable startups to reach future partners and investors.

– Dimitris & Rasmus, IAMI

It was extremely well organized! Thanks to SACCNY and the Swedish agency for Economic and Regional Growth. (And to all you other startups, we will be following your endeavors. If ever you need help in Malmö, please do reach out! Needless to say, that goes for all of you)  

– Ted & Daniel, StudyBee

Great and professional in every aspect. [This program] creates a great bridge between Sweden and New York with a bunch of newcontacts. Many thanks!

– Puyan, Saleskick

AWARD

THE ANDERS WALL AWARD FOR EXCEPTIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Innovate46 is proud to be the home of the Anders Wall Award for Exceptional Entrepreneurship

An important part of the day is the Anders Wall Award where three nominated entrepreneurs are selected to live-pitch on Innovate46 conference for an impressive jury and the winner is being awarded a $25,000 cash grant. The entrepreneur or the group of entrepreneurs will truly benefit from both the reward and honor of winning, and the grant is to be used to further expand the company’s operations.

Criteria

  • Exceptional entrepreneurial capacity  and ability to create and lead a successful business.
  • Exemplary ambassador for entrepreneurship
  • The entrepreneur has identified and created a product, technology or service which generates increased customer satisfaction or whom has recognized an innovative market niche
  • The company (or a subsidiary) is registered and has recently established a physical presence in the U.S
  • The technology, product or service shall have a proven traction on the U.S. market and enjoy a high probability to scale on the American market

PREVIOUS WINNERS

JURY

MEET OUR JURY CONSISTING OF SEASONED EXECUTIVES, BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS AND INVESTORS:

CATHINKA WALHSTRÖM

CATHINKA WALHSTRÖM

Senior Managing Director – Financial Services, North America, ACCENTURE

 

WENDY XIAO SCHADECK

WENDY XIAO SCHADECK

VC Northzone

 

LESLIE BLODGETT

LESLIE BLODGETT

Creator and Former CEO Bare Minerals

 

MARCUS LIU

MARCUS LIU

Head of Start-up Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth

 

DANA SETTLE

DANA SETTLE

Founding Partner Greycroft Partners

 

NICLAS DELLHAM

NICLAS DELLHAM

Representative Anders Wall Foundation

 

REGISTRATION

 

DON’T MISS I(46)NFORMATION! SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST:

Registration

Please note that this event is by invitation only. Subscribe to our newsletter to receive the latest information about Innovate46.

DATE & TIME

Date: October 10, 2018 Time: 8:30 am – 5.00 pm Location: Nasdaq MarketSite 4 Times Square, New York Due to safety regulations you are required to bring a valid photo ID.

CONTACT

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us on: businessservices@saccny.org . In regards to press, feel free to write an e-mail to: communication@saccny.org .

PRESS SECTION

DI DIGITAL 2017

 

DAGENS INDUSTRI 2017

 

PRESS RELEASE 2017

 

INNOVATUM 2017

 

2016

 

2016

 

CONTACT

PRESS:

communication@saccny.org

GENERAL INQUIRIES: 

businessservices@saccny.org

We are happy that you are interested in the gateway project. Subscribe to us and we will keep you updated.

Thank you for subscribing to our email list - we will be in touch

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This