In this interview, we spoke to KAMU Health, the winning startup for Challenge 1 of the Nordic Smart City Challenge. KAMU offers digital therapeutics to help users manage their respiratory care. We spoke to CPO and co-founder Seppo Salorinne to find out more about their smart city solution.
In this article we look back at the impact the crisis has had on startups in the region and cast our gaze towards the future to discuss what lies ahead for the Nordic-Baltic ecosystem.
In this article, we’ve listed some startups from across the Nordic-Baltic region that are offering solutions to help cities transition to a new normal.
In this article, we’ve listed some of the startups from across the Nordic-Baltic region who have used their digital technology for good before, during and after the Covid-19 crisis.
The Covid-19 crisis has resulted in an increased interest in GovTech across the Nordic and Baltic region, with some sub-sectors such as HealthTech and edtech seeing an especially large increase in uptake.
To help startups navigate the current funding landscape, we have collected some of the best sources of advice from Nordic and Baltic venture capital investors on raising capital in uncertain times.
The Nordic-Baltic region is known for its digital nature, welfare system and values such as inclusion, openness, trust, equality and democratic rights. These factors have been key to the Nordic-Baltic regions' way of tackling the Covid-19 crisis in an effective yet humane manner. It also shows that digital solutions can play a role in almost every part of society.
New initiatives have cropped up to tackle the aftermath of the last months and some startup initiatives have shifted their focus to supporting the community as business opens up again. We highlight some of the most exciting initiatives from the Nordic and Baltic region that are supporting startups in this new phase of the Covid crisis.
Though the crisis has had a devastating impact on many aspects of society and the economy, insights from our database show that the crisis has also spurred an increased interest in the GovTech sector.
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.