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Connect2Capital sammanförde startups och investerare från hela världen för att skapa nya relationer.

Connect2Capital sammanförde startups och investerare från hela världen för att skapa nya relationer.

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2018 15:23 CET

Den 7-8 februari var det dags för årets upplaga av Connect2Capital på Clarion Hotel Post i Göteborg. Blockchain, artificiell intelligens, rymden och trend spaning stod bland annat på agendan när besökare från 13 länder deltog i två fullspäckade dagar.

Ronja Koepke, co-founder of Investpodden is hosting Connect2Capital 2018

Ronja Koepke, co-founder of Investpodden is hosting Connect2Capital 2018

Press Releases   •   Jan 29, 2018 13:09 CET

Connect2Capital has the great honor to welcome Ronja Koepke as their host this year. Ronja is a well-known name in the business, both as co-founder of Investpodden and as business angel.

Wrebit found their investor Aggregate Media at Connect2Capital

Wrebit found their investor Aggregate Media at Connect2Capital

Blog posts   •   Jan 26, 2018 14:23 CET

Last year, David Wengbrand founder of Wrebit attended Connect2Capital. During a one-to-one meeting he met Fredrik Wincrantz, Investment manager from Aggregate Media. Their meeting ended up with Aggregate Media making an investment later on in Wrebit.

Connect2Capital reaches new heights with its fourth iteration

Connect2Capital reaches new heights with its fourth iteration

News   •   Feb 09, 2017 12:07 CET

The 2017 edition of the West Nordic venture capital forum held many interesting subjects and great visitors. On the agenda was future tech trends, innovation in life science, women in the entrepreneurial and investment scene and the future of the Gothenburg entrepreneurial scene.

The heart of the western Swedish life science industry is joining Connect2Capital 2017.

The heart of the western Swedish life science industry is joining Connect2Capital 2017.

Press Releases   •   Feb 06, 2017 18:30 CET

With a specialization in digital health, Sahlgrenska Science Park is a perfect partner to Connect2Capital. The life science hub helps companies sharpen their value proposition, getting better understanding of the regulatory landscape and testing the feasibility and technology in cross-industry projects.

​At the heart of Connect2Capital - Social entrepreneurship and impact investment for a sustainable startup scene

​At the heart of Connect2Capital - Social entrepreneurship and impact investment for a sustainable startup scene

Press Releases   •   Feb 04, 2017 14:33 CET

AddTruly helps connected businesses highlight their social responsibility efforts through an innovative model that matches them with hand-picked. After a successful pitch at the event, the two co-founders of AddTruly connected with Lennart Grebelius of Sätila Impact Invest. A connection that turned out to be fruitful, as Grebelius later moved to invest in the social startup.

 FiBAN brings Helsinki investment know-how to Connect2Capital 2017

FiBAN brings Helsinki investment know-how to Connect2Capital 2017

News   •   Feb 02, 2017 14:50 CET

​Looking to do business in Finland? You’re in luck! Come to C2C to meet the Finnish Business Angels Network:

Investment firm Starbright returns to Connect2Capital

Investment firm Starbright returns to Connect2Capital

Press Releases   •   Jan 30, 2017 16:51 CET

Starbright will be making a return to Connect2Capital after great success in the past.“We are impressed in the diversity of companies that we have met at Connect2Capital and so far we invested in two innovative companies and entrepreneurs that we have met here. We see a bright future in the cooperation between innovative entrepreneurs and new-thinking investors” said Hans Börjesson.

Multiple award winner and first company in the world to produce a universal bioink at Connect2Capital

Multiple award winner and first company in the world to produce a universal bioink at Connect2Capital

News   •   Jan 25, 2017 16:45 CET

CELLINK is one of Sweden’s hottest startups, Gothenburg in particular,. CELLINK is the first company in the world to produce a universal bioink. Along with selling bioinks CELLINK also makes 3D Bioprinters. CELLINK has won numerous awards in 2016 and continues to thrive. Just 10 months after CELLINK launched they became a publically traded company on Nasdaq.

One of Sweden's most influential tech investors is giving a talk at Connect2Capital 2017

One of Sweden's most influential tech investors is giving a talk at Connect2Capital 2017

News   •   Jan 20, 2017 11:55 CET

With decades of experience in entrepreneurship and tech investment Anette Nordvall is a true angel investor with sharp advisory skills. She is currently invested in a multitude of companies in the tech scene. At Connect2Capital she will be giving a talk about upcoming trends in the investment scene as well as why networking and talking about the ideas you have is so important.

​Eicorn & Collector presents: Evidence Based Startup Strategy of the Year 2017

​Eicorn & Collector presents: Evidence Based Startup Strategy of the Year 2017

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2017 13:59 CET

Any startup that is participating in the Connect 2 Capital conference 2017 can enter the competition. Factors that will be assessed include the startups’ strategic alignment with its current readiness level, applied to Technology, Market and Organisation (TMO); as well as its priorities of unknowns and design of experiments to build a proprietary evidence base for the startup.

Why one of Gothenburg's Hottest Startups values Connect2Capital

Why one of Gothenburg's Hottest Startups values Connect2Capital

News   •   Jan 13, 2017 12:35 CET

Over the past few years, Connect2Capital has grown and the number of attendees continues to rise. We are fortunate to have many interesting and talented participants. Sam Manaberi, CEO/Co-founder of TRINE, took the time to talk with us about why Connect2Capital is valuable for him. TRINE has recently been featured on CNN and BBC.

Anu Bhardwaj  Founder of Women INVESTING in Women: building a global community of engaged champions for advancing the status of women and girls.

Anu Bhardwaj Founder of Women INVESTING in Women: building a global community of engaged champions for advancing the status of women and girls.

News   •   Jan 11, 2017 15:45 CET

Anu Bhardwaj is founder of Women INVESTING in Women DIGITAL and will be a keynote speaker at Connect2Capital this year. Read below to learn more about her career and the obstacles she has faced along the way. We all know the road to success is anything but easy!

Independent financial advisor Nordic Investment Solutions join Connect2Capital as Lead Partner

Independent financial advisor Nordic Investment Solutions join Connect2Capital as Lead Partner

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2017 16:45 CET

​Looking for tailored advice regarding investments? Connect2Capital is joining forces with the independent financial advisor Nordic Investment Solutions. Read about why they find the western Nordics especially important. Independent financial advisor Nordic Investment Solutions join Connect2Capital as Lead Partner.

​Investment banking prodigy Carl Wessberg is headlining Connect2Capital as Keynote Speaker

​Investment banking prodigy Carl Wessberg is headlining Connect2Capital as Keynote Speaker

Press Releases   •   Jan 02, 2017 14:10 CET

Recently listed as one of the top 101 most promising talents Sweden has to offer by Veckans Affärer, GP Bullhound director Carl Wessberg has had an impressive career so far. In 2007 he started his investment banking career at Credit Suisse in London and has since moved on to join the investment banking firm GP Bullhound at their offices in Stockholm. Carl as Keynote Speaker at Connect2Capital.

International Dolphin Tank at Connect2Capital 2017

International Dolphin Tank at Connect2Capital 2017

News   •   Dec 21, 2016 14:00 CET

Springboard Enterprises' Dolphin Tank will be stopping in Gothenburg, Sweden as a part of an international series in partnership with Dell, Guggenheim and Women Investing in Women Digital. Elevator Pitch Session for Female Social Entrepreneurs. Female entrepreneurs with a social impact element to their business are welcome to apply!

​Three investing trends for 2017

​Three investing trends for 2017

Blog posts   •   Dec 20, 2016 15:30 CET

In the midst of bubble discussions and rising valuations on startups, there are still deep pockets available to startups in 2017. In Sweden, the young tech companies are going for a record year in 2016 due to a flood of private investors joining the ranks of the angels. Below three sectors to keep en eye on.

​Collector Bank joins Connect2Capital 2017 as Lead Partner

​Collector Bank joins Connect2Capital 2017 as Lead Partner

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2016 12:50 CET

As a bank that is truly in the know when it comes to supporting emerging businesses, Collector Bank offers more than just the standard banking services. With a service offering focusing on giving small to medium sized businesses nische support, Connect2Capital is the perfect venue for collaboration.

Choosing an Investor: What to Consider

Choosing an Investor: What to Consider

Blog posts   •   Dec 01, 2016 07:55 CET

One of the biggest hurdles business owners face when starting out is finding funding. Most startups seek capital in order to get on their feet to put their business on the map. As a startup, you will talk to a variety of individuals such as venture capitalists, angel investors, bankers, government investment agencies and even your friends and family to help raise money.

Gunther Mårder hosts Connect2Capital 2017

Gunther Mårder hosts Connect2Capital 2017

Press Releases   •   Nov 28, 2016 14:15 CET

We’re proud to announce this year's host at Connect2Capital: Günther Mårder of Företagarna. "Connect2Capital is an important hub for networking and inspiration for people from all parts of the business. I look forward to a day filled with interesting conversations, exciting meetings and interviews with inspiring thought leaders. It’ll be a delight hosting such a great event.” says Günther.