Press Releases • Jan 31, 2019 06:45 UTC
The health tech sector in Stockholm is booming. Six new health tech companies are entering the Life Science Hotlist, a list of carefully curated investment opportunities in the Stockholm-Uppsala region. Invest Stockholm has screened 95 health tech companies to identify the “hot” investment cases. Today, Brighter, Camino Care, CareLigo, Encare, Hnry and Minnity are added to the list.
Press Releases • Aug 29, 2017 12:54 UTC
Infectious diseases are a global problem and one of the world's most urgent health threats due to antibiotic resistance. The Stockholm-Uppsala region is leading the way in finding solutions to the looming problems. Invest Stockholm has identified the most interesting new companies determined to fight infectious diseases.
Press Releases • Jun 20, 2017 09:17 UTC
Today, Invest Stockholm released the report Health Tech – Business Opportunities in Stockholm-Uppsala. The report aims to help international investors navigate the growing health tech landscape and understand why much of the exciting development in the industry is taking place in the Stockholm region.
Press Releases • Dec 08, 2016 14:50 UTC
As a result of the UK decision to leave the EU the European Medicines Agency (EMA) are planning to leave the UK. On Thursday, the Government of Sweden decided to actively work for EMA to be located in Sweden and the Stockholm-Uppsala region in particular. A special secretariat will be created that will organize Sweden’s candidacy. This decision is welcomed by Stockholm Business Region.
Press Releases • Dec 06, 2016 15:58 UTC
This year’s winners of the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship represent innovative solutions for highly topical challenges and societal problems. This involves everything from innovations that will revolutionize how we consume and produce food in the city to a new aid to facilitate communication with traumatized children. In total, six recipients will share SEK 630,000.
Press Releases • Mar 22, 2016 08:36 UTC
The Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist is growing. Now being welcomed are 5 new companies, all in digital health, in the search for foreign investments and partnerships. Including the new companies, the list now includes 41 companies, almost half of which are in the field of digital health.
Press Releases • Oct 07, 2015 08:23 UTC
The next five years will see a major investment to increase the life science companies in the Stockholm region. The aim is to double the number of identified companies which are ripe for investment.
Press Releases • Mar 12, 2015 11:24 UTC
The international organizer for life science conferences, EBD Group, has decided to arrange their main conference, Bio Europe Spring, in Stockholm April 2016. It is the first time the city will host the event. EBD Group explained its decision by highlighting Stockholm's strong position in life sciences and its excellent reputation for organizing international conferences.
Press Releases • Oct 13, 2014 12:16 UTC
Over the last year, Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science companies have received several big investments. Cancer diagnostics, protein production and stem cell matrices are some examples of what attracts big international investments. The one common denominator for these investments is that all of the companies are on the Life Science Hotlist, a list of the hottest life science companies in the region.
Press Releases • Oct 08, 2014 11:59 UTC
The investment potential for the Stockholm region has increased by 15 billion Euro in the year that has passed and now amounts to more than100 billion Euro until 2021. It is mainly smaller projects that have contributed to the increase. Stockholm municipality's aim for 140,000 new housing units and extension of the subway are included in the calculation.
Press Releases • Sep 08, 2014 09:24 UTC
The new district of Hagastaden in Stockholm will become one of the world’s leading areas for life science. Merck & Co, the world’s third-largest pharmaceuticals company, is currently moving in as the first company to join this life sciences cluster.
Press Releases • Aug 22, 2014 08:24 UTC
New technology is currently transforming the healthcare system. The international conference Digital Health Days puts tomorrow’s healthcare on the agenda. Overweight, depression and an aging populating are challenges for a world striving to achieve a better standard of living, and already pose a challenge to our welfare system.
Press Releases • Apr 11, 2014 08:56 UTC
The internationally acclaimed list of fast growing companies is expanding. The original 20 companies have now become 40, and a new ranking has been done for the ten companies in the greatest demand. Digital health is the area on the list with the largest increase.
Life science investor’s gateway to Stockholm: 15 new companies to enter life science investment hotlist
Press Releases • Sep 25, 2013 05:30 UTC
Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist is growing. 15 new companies enter the list, and take part in the search for international investments and partnerships.
Global gathering in Stockholm for connected health - The first Digital Health Days to be held August 21-22
Press Releases • Aug 19, 2013 12:02 UTC
New technology transform healthcare. Welcome to the first Digital Health Days in Stockholm, an international conference setting the future healthcare agenda.
Exclusive showcase at BioEquity Europe 2013 in Stockholm: Meet Stockholm’s most promising life science companies
Press Releases • May 21, 2013 07:18 UTC
Tomorrow May 22nd 2013, the 14th annual BioEquity Europe is being held in Stockholm. The conference offers a unique possibility to meet companies listed on Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist during an exclusive showcase.
Press Releases • Apr 04, 2013 05:00 UTC
The European Association for the Study of Diabetes has chosen Stockholm as the site of its major conference in the autumn of 2015. The city will thus be hosting the event for the fourth time. The decision was motivated by Stockholm's good conditions and Stockholmsmässan's long experience in arranging international conferences. The region is also one of the world's leading in diabetes research.
Press Releases • Mar 14, 2013 07:31 UTC
It is going to be easier for foreign investors to find partners in Stockholm and Uppsala. Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist is now being launched, a tool presenting the region's hottest investment prospects to investors.
Press Releases • Feb 08, 2013 06:30 UTC
On February 12th 2013, the 7th annual Swiss-Scandinavian Bio-Business Seminar is being held in Zürich, Switzerland. The conference offers a unique possibility to meet Stockholm-based life sciences companies on the cutting edge. Participants include: Aberabio, Binarybio, Biolamia, Biovica, Irras, Oss-Q and Xbrane Bioscience.
Press Releases • Dec 09, 2012 12:51 UTC
There is much to discover in Stockholm, when following the Nobel trail.