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Inclusive Business Sweden
Folkets Hus
December 6, 2019
08:30 - 17:00
Time zone: Stockholm, GMT+01:00


3 inspirational speakers, 14 business pitches, 120 participants ... come find your perfect match for partnership or investment at the #IBF2019!





8.30 - Registration opens! Come early to admire the innovation showcase and have some great coffee

9.30 - The 7th annual Inclusive Business Forum is kick-started by our moderator extraordinaire Åsa Sandberg, and our very own Mike Debelak

Headline Speakers

10.00 - Åsa Skogström Feldt is managing the global initiative IKEA Social Entrepreneurship. Her previous work includes global President and CEO of The Hunger Project and Marketing Communications Manager for Ericsson in the Middle East and Africa. Åsa will share how IKEA is working with social entrepreneurs to create impact both in Sweden and around the globe


10.25 - As the COO of Norrsken Foundation, Funda Sezgi will discuss how to scale impact businesses, as well as their reasons for establishing Norrsken in Rwanda. Funda specialized her PhD in scaling impact businesses, and previous to joining Norrsken, worked as a market analyst, strategy consultant and incubation program manager for impact entrepreneurs

10.50 - Oscar Sehlberg Westergård, heading up Antler Stockholm, is an entrepreneur, leader and expansion specialist with 10 years' experience in building ventures across Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. He previously co-founded BIMA, a global leader in mobile insurance, and has worked for Spotify, Kinnevik and Universal Avenue. Oscar will share his secrets on how to best grab an investor's attention oscarphotocropped.png

11.20 - Panel discussion with our speakers - what are they looking for in a business when it comes to investment or collaboration?

11.40 - Lunch! Vegetarian of course. Make sure you visit our innovation showcase to meet some of our favorite impact businesses!

Business pitches

12.40 - The #IBF2019 gives a selected number of inclusive businesses the chance to pitch in front of the entire forum, as well as a panel of experienced investors from Almi Invest Greentech, STAR Impact, Industrifonden, Axilium Capital and Fundedbyme. The panel will provide feedback which we can all learn from.

These inspiring businesses will be pitching:



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15.00 - Keen to meet with potential investors, entrepreneurs and partners? Then the matchmaking session is for you!

Some of the businesses and organisations you can meet at the matchmaking session include the following:

Sida  |  Norrsken Foundation |  RISE  | Maycel Invest |  MTI Investment  |  GAIN  |  IKEA Social Entrepreneurship  | Avanoa  |  SIANI  |  Västra  Götalandsregionen  |  Addressya |  White  |  Kupatana | Samster  |  Juteborg |  Habits |  Make It Green Solutions |  Nathalie's Direct Trade |  Axilium Capital  |  Ultiro |  Hidden in Grains |  Again |  Ignitia |  OlsAro Crop Biotech |  Carex of Sweden | Chalmers | GU Ventures | Forum Syd  | Utblick  |  Antler |  Coompanion  |  Gothenburg Centre for Sustainable Development  |  ICA  |  Artister för Miljön  |  Hjärnkontoret  |  Riyan Organics  |  Göteborgs Universitet  |  BAG Innovation  |  Drivhuset  |  Canblinot Business Innovation  |  SDSN Northern Europe  |  Live Agency  |  SWEACC  | Act Svenska Kyrkan  |  Icebug  |   Göteborgs Stad  |   KWETU Connectors  |  Sibship  |  CSR Västsverige  |  First To Know Scandinavia  | Tillväxtverket  |  Lincs  |  Svenska Interorgan  |  Katapult Learning  |  My Wings  |  FundedByMe  |  Catino  |  Persson Ljus & Arkitektur  |  Enskilde Global  |  Johanneberg Science Park | Chalmers Ventures | TRINE


16.30 - Wrap-up - because tomorrow? New opportunities coming in 2020!

17.00 - Jingle jingle - time to mingle! We will gather at the Folk bar for a Christmas-inspired afterwork (at own cost)




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