Iceland

Interview with Thorbjorg Vigfusdottir, CEO of Kara Connect

In this video interview we spoke to Thorbjorg Vigfusdottir, CEO of Kara Connect. Tune in to hear more about how Icelandic startup Kara has been using their online therapy platform to support patients' mental health and wellbeing through the pandemic. 

By |2020-06-30T13:55:42+01:00June 30th, 2020|Iceland|0 Comments

Interview with Anna-Maija Sunnanmark, Senior Innovation Adviser at Nordic Innovation

How are innovative scaleups such as the Nordic Scalers Alumni tackling Covid-19? We spoke to Anna-Maija Sunnanmark, Senior Innovation Adviser at Nordic Innovation.

By |2020-06-29T12:21:21+01:00June 29th, 2020|Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden|0 Comments

Bringing Back Business and Mobility

As borders in various European countries reopen, new challenges emerge. In this article, we list the innovative Nordic-Baltic tech startups that are shaping the ‘new normal’ in the region.

Next Steps for EdTech in the Nordic-Baltic Region

Since the onset of the pandemic, we have reported on key trends in EdTech. In this article, we look at the insights gained from lockdown and the potential conditions for continued innovation in education in the Nordic-Baltic region.

By |2020-06-19T11:26:55+01:00June 19th, 2020|Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden|0 Comments

Interview with Thor Ellegaard, Member of Teach Millions team and CEO of EdTech-Denmark

The EdTech sector in the Nordic-Baltic region has been accelerating [...]

How Local Governments are Tackling Covid-19

The burden of implementing central government guidelines on the Covid-19 pandemic response has fallen on local authorities, placing them at the frontline of the fight against coronavirus. We take a look at the leadership and ingenuity local governments have displayed in the Covid-19 pandemic in the Nordic-Baltic region.

Finance and Welfare Trends in the Nordic-Baltic Region

With the economic consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic becoming apparent, the livelihoods of millions of citizens across the Nordics and Baltics are under threat. We take a look at how governments, employers and startups across the region are attempting to tackle the impact on personal finances and welfare due to Covid-19.

By |2020-04-29T12:05:46+01:00April 29th, 2020|Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden|Comments Off on Finance and Welfare Trends in the Nordic-Baltic Region

Adapting to Remote Work in the Nordic-Baltic Region

We take a look at the trends and solutions that have helped both companies and employees in the Nordic-Baltic region to survive and thrive under the new status quo.

By |2020-04-29T12:16:27+01:00April 24th, 2020|Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden|0 Comments

10 Nordic-Baltic Startups in Employment and Work

Adapting to remote working conditions requires new tools and practices for both managers and employees. We highlight 10 startups and initiatives that are stepping up to the challenge.

By |2020-04-29T12:27:41+01:00April 21st, 2020|Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Norway, Sweden|0 Comments

Social Care Startups Helping People in Isolation during Covid-19

Under Covid-19, many populations are practicing social distancing, leaving countless children, young people, adults and pensioners isolated from their communities and carers. These 11 NordicBaltic startups are reconnecting citizens remotely, bringing digital social care to the homes of patients, pensioners and relatives across the region.

By |2020-04-15T22:11:53+01:00April 15th, 2020|Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden|0 Comments