Out of more than 30 applications the jury has picked out the twelve that has been qualified to pitch their idea at the pitch event:
Welcome to SIP STRIM and EIT RawMaterial’s annual innovation competition! The competition is a unique opportunity for suppliers, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders in the mining and metal industry to present their ideas and thereby be given the opportunity to realize them.
Two winners will be selected, one by SIP STRIM and one by EIT RawMaterials. Each winner receives 600 000 SEK for the realization of their idea.
SIP STRIM works with early stages of development and is looking for ideas at technical level TRL 4-7. EIT RawMaterials works with development from early stages to mature start-ups, but in this competition, they seek ideas on development level TRL 4-8.
You can submit your idea until January 21, 2019. The jury will then make a first selection. The twelve selected contributions will get to pitch their idea in front of a jury and audience on February 13th. The winners will be announced by March 1st, and the prize ceremony will be held on Bergforskdagarna 15-16 May in Luleå.
The pitch event is a great opportunity to meet creative entrepreneurs and mingle with people from the industry. Please join us for the event and be part of our audience.
The pitch event is held Wednesday 13 February, hr. 10.00-15.30 at Luleå Science Park (Aurorum 1C).
Registration is now closed, contact email@example.com if you like to attend.
10.00 Coffee and registration
10.25 SIP STRIM, Jenny Greberg, SIP STRIM
10.40 EIT RawMaterials, Katarina Öqvist, EIT RawMaterials North AB
10.55 Introduction, and hear from last years winner
12.00 Lunch and networking
15.00-15.30 Summary of the day
The jury will take into account the following criteria in its assessment.
The pitch competition will be held in swedish. The competitors can pitch and apply in english if they wish. Each speaker has 8 minutes to pitch their idea, jury and other participants are then given 2 minutes to ask questions.
Travel allowance of 3000 kr can be sought by participants who have been selected to the pitch competition.
Matz Sandström, SIP STRIM (chair man)
Katarina Öquist, EIT RawMaterials
Susanne Gylesjö, Vinnova
Åke Kruukka, Epiroc
Monika Kristel Hernblom, Boliden Smelters
Matthias Wimmer, LKAB
Åsa Gabrielsson, Epiroc
Niclas Dahlström, LTU Business, firstname.lastname@example.org
Katarina Öquist, EIT RawMaterials, email@example.com
Terese Mella, SIP STRIM, firstname.lastname@example.org
The competition is a collaboration between SIP STRIM and EIT RawMaterials.