Oslo Startup Ecosystem
Oslo Startup Ecosystem guide
Business model user group – Introduction to Business Model Canvas and help with refining your business model.
Lean Startup Norway – Official Lean Startup/Customer Development meetup.
Meetup.com – Portal for meetup groups.
Open Coffee – Create your own agenda meeting, for entrepreneurs and other startup-curious individuals.
Startu Digest – Weekly startup digest of events in most major cities around the world. Choose your city and get info about local events.
Emax Norge – Arena for youth that are interested in entrepreneurship.
Global Service Jam – 48 hours of creating, prototyping and pitching. Target group: designers.
Startup Weekend – Brings entrepreneurs together to launch startups during a weekend. Events in all major cities around the world.
Social Innovation Camp – 12 weeks of acceleration for social innovation.
Venture Cup – Business plan competition by Start Norge in all major cities in Norway.
Creative Mornings – Monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types.
Connect Østlandet – Connects your early stage startup with experienced mentors/ companies.
First Tuesday – Meeting arena for startups, companies and investors in most major cities around the world.
Grunderskolen – MSc level Entrepeneurship education. Lectures at elite university, combined with internship in a tech startup abroad.
Start Norge – Student organisation for entrepreneurs.
TEDx Oslo – Worldwide conference producing videos of ideas worth spreading.
Innovasjon Norge – The Norwegian goverment’s fund
Fønd – Norwegian crowdfunding platform
Grundergarasjen – Simula research’s co-working space at IT-fornebu.
Mesh Cafe – Cafe section of the co-working space Mesh on 1st floor.
AppAcademy – Learn how to make your own mobile app.
BedriftsVeiledningstelefonen – Free business help from the government, via phone.
Build2Grow – Talks with tips on how to grow your business.
Servicekontoret for næringslivet – Events with entrepeneur tips from Oslo Kommune.
Patentstyret – Get advice on patenting your idea.
TINC -Tech INCubator – Four weeks business development programme in Silicon Valley.
PangStart – 1 week business plan competition by Oslo kommune.
Startup Summer – 2 weeks pre-accelerator program for early stage startups in Oslo.
Global Entrepeneurship Week – Lots of events running worlwide for one week.
IKT Norge – Membership organisation with a broad number of ICT companies.
Mesh Afterwork – Mingle with other entrepreneurs at Seeds (old Fugazi backyard).
Oslo Innovation Week – Entrepreneur events all around Oslo for one week.
Oslo MedTech – Facilitates innovation within the medical industry.
Alliance Spring Venture – Early stage startup funding in the nordics.
Beta Factory – 3 months accelerator programme in Oslo.
Funders Fund – StartupLabs early stage investment fund.
Norwegian Investment Forum – Largest investment forum in Oslo.
Skattefunn – Apply for tax refund for entrepreneurs.
Bitraf – Open space with hacking, 3D printing and game development.
Evolve – All-around office space with several diffrent locations in Oslo.
Grunderneshus – Traditional and more experienced entrepreneur’s space.
Mesh co-working – Space targeted at innovation entrepreneurs.
657 Oslo – Space with creative focus.
StartupLab – Forskningsparken’s IT incubator space with mentors and investors.
Y3o – Young environment of forward-thinking startups.
GET – Global entrepreneurship Training – 5 days entrepreneurship training in Boston.
TEA – TechCity UK Executive Accelerator – UK accelerator for Norwegian companies by Innovasjon Norge.
Digital Winners – Nordic conference for media, technology and communications.
DNB Innovasjonspris – DNB handing out money to one innovative company.
Nordic Startup Awards – Showcase players in the Nordic startup scene.
Signalkonferansen – Debate about entrepreneurship in Norway.
Silicon Vikings – Get to know people from Norway who have network in Silicon Valley.
Creandum – Invests in all stages of a company.
Investinor – Invests in all stages of a company.
Northzone Invest – Government and private investment company.
Schibsted Vekst – Invests in early and late stage media companies.
Oslotech – Co-working space StartupLab at forskningsparken.