IDEON CELEBRATES 35 YEARS OF INNOVATIONS
For 35 years Ideon Science Park has been the place where sharp minds create the future. Today we host 400 companies and 9 000 people and work within the focus areas Smart Cities, Future Transportation, Healthtech and Smart Material.
On the evening of September 28th, we celebrated this with a journey through time with prominent guests from om industry, clusters, universities and regional and national government, and of course the amazing Ideon entrepreneurs in the park (past and present members)!
WINNERS OF THE IDEON STIPEND AND MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
During Ideon’s 35th anniversary celebration on 28 September, prizes were awarded to promising growth companies in two categories, the Ideon Stipend and Ideon’s Mentorship Program. The winner of the Ideon Stipend, Bjorkstrom Robotics, received 25,000 SEK with the motivation “The company is awarded for having developed an exciting solution, with the help of VR and AR, that may revolutionize a complete industry. Although being in its early phase the company already has strategic customers/partners and great potential. The Ideon Stipend is given to support an increased market contact.”
The five winners of the Mentorship Program are:
Magnus Lindström, founder and CEO, Tempiro
Ofelia Madsen, CEO, BrainLit
Johan Ranefors, CEO/CTO, Glimworks
Lennart Bergström, co-founder, Sib Solutions
Anders Arkenstedt, founder and CEO, Dimon systems