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9 May 17:30 - 20:00Hive Workspace

Event Programme

There is more to space than just rocket science! 

Come be inspired and informed about how entrepreneurs, visionaries, investors and startups are applying space-related technology to develop sustainable solutions. 

  • Welcome and introduction 
  • New Space: Now anyone can work with SpaceTech
  • Almi Invest: GreenTech Fund
  • Vultus Pitch: Using a precision satellite system to eliminate waste in farming
  • Panel Discussion: Building for a sustainable future using SpaceTech
  • Mingle

All you need to know

The building entrance will be unlocked for a period of time before and after the indicated start time. If you arrive to the venue and the entrance is locked, just ring the bell. Once you enter the building follow the signs to the event venue on the 1st floor.

Attendance for the event is free and we will provide a light snack. The light snack will be served between at 17:30 - 18:00. A cash bar will also be available during the mingle session.

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Speakers

Deborah Lygonis
Serial Entrepreneur and Business Coach Innovatum Startup Space

Welcome and Introduction

With more than 20 years experience in the start-up world as a serial entrepreneur and business coach. She divides her time between being the project manager for the space incubator at Innovatum Startup and virtual world Friendbase.

Jörgen Bodin
Almi Invest GreenTech Investment Manager

Jörgen is Investment Manager at Almi Invest GreenTech, a fund focusing on investments in startups with potential to significantly reduce green house gas emissions. He has previously worked in various positions in the energy industry, e.g. heading up the biogas and vehicle fuel gas business in Scandinavia and during 10 years been the Director of Technology & Innovation in Renewables for E.ON globally. Jörgen holds a M.Sc. in Mechancial Engineering and a M.Sc. in Economics.

Ronja Koepke
Angel Investor and Co-founder of InHouse-app and Investpodden (photo by: Sthlm Portrait Factory)

Ronja Koepke is a Swedish angel investor, speaker, entrepreneur, writer and co-founder of InHouse-app and Investpodden. She has invested in companies focusing on AI, IoT, GPS, Fintech and health. Her mission is to help young entrepreneurs and first time investors to understand how it all works and reach those who just as herself didn’t think it was in the cards to start a business or invest in other people’s brilliant ideas. She’s now based in Stockholm after have lived in Latvia, New York and Los Angeles.

Robert Schmitt
Founder & CEO at Vultus AB

Space Technology for Precision Agriculture

Robert studied law at Lund University, and founded Vultus in 2016. In the capacity as CEO, he has grown the company to 12 employees, been published in 45+ articles, raised 8Mkr in private and public financing, as well as managed both the business and development activities. Robert was also the national winner of national Skapa competition, in memory of Alfred Nobel.

Aaron Dinardi
Experienced Space Industry Professional and formerly a Mission Manager at Space X

“New Space” – A philosophy to make space-related activities more routine

Aaron has more than 20 years experience working on projects related to both rockets and satellites. He has performed numerous different roles, including systems engineering, project management and business development – and actively supported payload-to-rocket integration activities during launch campaigns from multiple launch sites. His experience is primarily related to New Space start-up companies, such as SpaceX (US), ECAPS (Sweden), Skybox Imaging / Terra Bella (US) and GomSpace (Denmark/Sweden).

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