What kind of leader are you? a close look into the mindset of true HealthTech talents

This September, the 12 startups from Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark in the Nordic HealthTech Talents program* were gathered in Copenhagen to learn about personal leadership. Nordic HealthTech Talents is a 1-year development program tailor-made for Nordic HealthTech startups. This program is exclusively sponsored by Novo Nordisk Fonden. Leading a startup is not an [...]

By |2018-11-15T15:18:51+00:00November 6th, 2018|Nordic Healthtech Talents|0 Comments

National Startup Competition Award Show 2018 – Recap

Did you miss the National Startup Competition 2018 Award Show? No problem, relive Tommy Ahlers’ keynote and learn more about the overall winner, VulCur MedTech, right here: By Keyvan Bamdej Last Friday, June 22nd 2018, Venture Cup Denmark hosted yet another National Startup Competition Award Show together with its long-time event-sponsor, IDA, [...]

By |2018-06-29T12:02:29+00:00June 29th, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

HealthTech trends to keep an eye out for in 2018

Venture Cup is proud to announce the launch of our new Nordic HealthTech Talents Program in collaboration with the Novo Nordisk Foundation. The aim of the program is to identify and elevate the best upcoming HealthTech solutions in the Nordics. The program will focus on both business development, personal leadership and on establishing the [...]

By |2018-05-02T12:01:12+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

PLINTHIT – Revolutionary parasol bases

PLINTHIT creates base systems for any kind of vertical objects PLINTHIT won the Product & Devices category at the National Startup Competition 2017 with their revolutionary parasol base, that uses a patented locking system which makes it possible to tightly fit any parasol size. The development of our parasol base was motivated by a dissatisfaction [...]

By |2018-04-24T10:36:48+00:00April 24th, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

New Partnership Between Maersk and Venture Cup Denmark

Maersk partners up with Venture Cup Denmark to target university startups We are excited to announce that we have partnered up with Maersk and that we will start a collaboration with them in order to find new and innovative ideas in the Transportation & Logistics sector. Who is Maersk? Maersk is the world’s largest [...]

By |2018-04-18T14:11:54+00:00April 18th, 2018|Competition, News|0 Comments

A circle is complete: When a mentee becomes a mentor

For the last three years Founder and CEO of the start-up Harba, Christian Elkrog, has been receiving good advices from a broad array of mentors. Now, he is the one mentoring. By Keyvan Bamdej, Project Manager for Mentor Program A lot has happened since 2015 when Christian Elkrog founded his start-up company Harba that [...]

By |2018-04-13T14:27:06+00:00April 5th, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

Penstable – 100% Sustainable Alternative to Pension

Penstable plan to Change The World One Pension At A Time Penstable is a FinTech startup specialized in sustainability and impact investments in the pension sector. We are building a robo-advisor exclusively built on sustainability investments for the pension sector. Penstable’s fresh, but solid business idea went down big at Venture [...]

By |2018-03-20T15:53:24+00:00March 20th, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

Guard Change at Venture Cup

Human Shojaee steps down as CEO of Venture Cup.  Human Shojaee, who has been the CEO of Venture Cup since June 2013, steps down as CEO of Venture Cup. Morten Ugelvig Andersen, former National Manager of Venture Cup, has been appointed as the new interim CEO. Venture Cup is the Danish universities' cross-disciplinary association [...]

By |2018-02-28T15:23:05+00:00February 28th, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

Venture Cup Proclaims the Most Innovative Business Ideas

The beginning of 2018 means kicking off with the first startup competition of the year for university students, Venture Cup Idea Competition. The competition was fierce and 25 crazy, innovative and cool ideas were chosen from among hundreds of students. They competed within the five categories, Service Innovation, GreenTech, Product & Devices, HealthTech and [...]

By |2018-01-23T14:29:52+00:00January 23rd, 2018|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments

Particle 3D – 3D Bone Printing Is The Future

Particle 3D uses medical technology to revolutionize healthcare What if hospitals would start 3D-printing bones? Particle 3D come with a solution aiming to cure cancer patients and people with bone injuries. This business idea came about as a result of working 12 years with bone tissue engineering and seeing unrealistic solutions being promoted for clinical [...]

By |2018-03-01T15:17:57+00:00November 16th, 2017|Alumni, Competition, News|0 Comments