Action - that’s what this studio is all about.
The Circular Startup: Venture Studio is the first of many initiatives to develop a more circular future! This program is designed to use venture creation as a tool to solve real problems for real companies.
The studio is structured into an intensive 3-month program where entrepreneurial teams will work to provide you with a solution to your circularity challenges. These agile and innovative entrepreneurs from across the Nordics will be coached through a venture creation methodology by industry experts and other business professionals.
Solutions will be built for your company’s sustainability challenges, and presented to you at the end of the program.
You provide real circularity challenges that your company is facing and needs solving
The entrepreneurs and their teams develop solutions to these problems that could be turned into full-fledged startup companies
These ideas go through a validation process and are presented to the corporates at the end of the program
They will be supported throughout the entire process by industry experts and business coaches to help ensure their success
Corporates that have a supply chain, resource or waste challenge, that are open to solve it with circular solutions
Corporates who want to explore new business models in the Circular solution area
Corporate interested in an active collaboration with sustainable and circular startups
Workable and ready to implement solutions to your challenge
Connection to entrepreneurs with a circular and agile mindset
Network of other corporates and businesses interested in circularity
REPUTATION AND POSITIONING
Establish you reputation and positioning as a responsible and forward thinking corporate
NEW BUSINESS MODELS
New methods for business models into the circular economy that will be actual 10-20 years from now
To take part is a simple 3-part process.
SUBMIT A CHALLENGE
Submit a challenge relating to circularity that your company is facing today.
SOLUTIONS WILL BE DEVELOPED BY PARTICIPANTS IN THE PROGRAM
Your challenge will be worked on by the entrepreneurs that are taking part in the program, supported by circularity and business coaches throughout.
A PRESENTATION OF THESE SOLUTIONS IN OUR CLOSED DOOR DEMO DAY
The teams will then present their innovative solutions to you in our closed-door demo day.