Startup Extreme is a 3 days experience to explore the opportunities within the Norwegian startup & investment landscape, in combination with extreme outdoor activities.
More specifically, Startup Extreme is spit into 2 events:
Conference – Bergen – open for all – 13th of June
During the 1-day Conference in Bergen, investors, startups, corporate innovators, media and key community players within the startup ecosystem meet for a day of knowledge sharing and networking. The conference is divided into different tracks (i.e. corporate innovation, investor and startup track) so that there is something for everyone.
Summit – Voss – invite only – 13th – 15th of June
The conference is followed by a 2-day invite-only Summit, where 200 investors, the best of Norwegian startups, media and other key stakeholders are invited for Extreme Sports and facilitated networking/matchmaking in the Norwegian fjords.
Reputable VCs like Creandum, Northzone, Atomico, DN Capital and Hoxton ventures are attending, and 50 Norwegian startups such as Flowmotion, Blueye Robotics, Attensi and Kahoot. Previous media include Techcrunch, Tech.eu, TechCityNews and more.
- Startup investment program for investors & entrepreneurs.
- Focused on educating new angel investors, by learning by doing.
- Goal: to build competence among startups and investors about angel investing through lectures and workshops.
Since the start in 2015, more than 130 investors and 120 startups have been through the programs all over Norway.
In 2016 alone, 6 Angel Challenge programs in 4 Norwegian cities led to 15 investments of more than 30 million NOK.
See more at angelchallenge.com