On Monday and Tuesday this week, we had Selection Days in Älmhult! We met an awesome bunch of people with amazing companies. We were really impressed by all the cool ideas and solutions that the selected startups have, which made it difficult to select the 10 startups that will be a part of the program!
But we are super excited to announce the 10 startups that will be a part of IKEA Bootcamp here:
Anyware Solutions – Denmark
Anyware Solutions enables everyone to have a smart home with their smart adaptors
Bare Conductive – UK
Bare Conductive creates printed sensors that will connect every surface, space, and building
Flying Spark – Israel
Flying Spark makes a new protein source from fruit fly larvae in powder form
Goodbag – Austria
Goodbag is the world’s first smart shopping bag
How Do I? – UK
How Do I? is an app that makes step-by-step life skill videos accessible to people with learning disabilities
Hubstairs – France
Hubstairs helps you get your interior decorated by a designer with selected furniture
Matter Solutions – Portugal
Matter rematerializes agro-industrial waste into innovative surface materials
Mimbly – Sweden
Mimbly is an add-on water recycling system that works with washing machines
Niwa – Spain
Niwa enables anyone to grow indoors via smart software and data intelligence
Nüwiel – Germany
Nüwiel develops e-powered bicycle trailers for last mile delivery
The ten startups will live and work out of Älmhult, which is where the HQ of IKEA is located, from September to December 2017. The program will consist of a variety of workshops, mentoring, inspirational talks, pitch training, and much more.
If you want to know more about the program and why IKEA and Rainmaking have created a startup program in collaboration, read the press release here.