With business support, appreciated events, and an ambitious news coverage we put the regions strong tech sector in the spotlight. We want to make Västerbotten one of the best environments for innovations and entrepreneurship in tech, by providing the companies with the best conditions to grow.
Professor Max Tegmark, well-known for his thoughts on artificial intelligence, claims that Sweden can take a leading role in ethics for AI and morality.
Zordix has teamed up with Emma-Nellie Örtendahl, world champion in AquaBike, to expand the Aqua Moto Racing Utopia world.
The European Ivestment Bank, EIB, and Clavister signed a EUR 20 million financing agreement in 2017. The agreement will help the company to develop advanced cybersecurity software and hire new computer experts. The loan is split in several parts, and in November 2018 Clavister had EUR 5 million of the all in all EUR 20 million.
Silicon Valley has for many years been a role model for the development of startup companies. A delegation from northern Sweden recently went to the US to understand why.
The global finetech company Cinnober with office in Umeå has announced that they will deliver a trading system for cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp
Uminova Innovation is one of Sweden’s top ranked business incubators, smack in the middle of one of the most innovative regions in Europe. Since 2003 we have inspired, encouraged and challenged people to develop business ideas, and while at it we have contributed in making Umeå and Västerbotten a hotspot for entrepreneurs, talents and investors in Sweden and the rest of the world.
Infotech Umeå is one of our initiatives.