Ignite Sweden at Almedalen 2019

Are you going to the Almedalen this year? The Ignite Sweden team is also going and will take part of a wide range of interesting activities during the week. Come talk to us at any of these events!

We kick off our days in Visby with a seminar about school food and sustainability in the public sector, arranged by Matlust, a project run by Ignite Public member Södertälje Science Park.
When? July 2, 10:30-12:30
Where? Rosa Gården, Kommendantsbacken 6
Info: https://matlust.eu/aktivitet/traffa-matlust-i-almedalen-2/

“Driving trends for innovation and growth” is a workshop with focus on the energy industry's opportunities to create new business in collaboration with startups. Arranged by Ignite Sweden, Uminova Innovation, Automation Region and SISP.
When? July 2, 13:00 to 15:00
Where? Region Västerbottens hus, Novgorodgränd 1
Free registration: https://energi-powered-by-ai.confetti.events/

Our Program Manager Stina Lantz will participate at a discussion panel organized by RISE about the need for cyber security in our digitalized society.
When? July 3 at 8:30
Where? RISE trädgård, Korsgatan 6
Info: https://www.ri.se/sv/rise-i-almedalen/program-3-juli/cybersakerhet

How can the public procurement drive innovations i.e. in collaboration with startups is the topic of another panel discussion where Stina will participate in. Organized by HBV and SABO.
When? July 3 at 10:00
Where? Mellangatan 7
Info: https://almedalsguiden.com/event/16777

Later on we will talk about how AI can change the healthcare sector together with the startup Care4 Health Management during a seminar organized by Linköpings Universitet.
When? July 3 at 11:45
Where? B-huset, Rum B15, Uppsala universitet, Cramérgatan 3
Info: http://program.almedalsveckan.info/event/user-view/59289

#pitchpleasealmedalen is a pitch battle where 8 selected startups will present their impact solutions. Organized by Ignite Sweden, Sting Stockholm, Qalora Capital, Swedbank and Doberman.
When? July 3 at 16:30
Where? Swedbankhuset, Volters Gränd 8
Tickets: https://pitch-pleasealmedalen.confetti.events/

OBS! Most of these activities will be held in Swedish language.

Maite Bellon