WELCOME TO THE BIGGEST IMPACT STARTUP CAREER FAIR IN THE NORDICS

Looking for a career at a fast-growing company with a purpose? 

On the 18th of September 2019, look no further. 

Under one roof, impact startups and top talents from all over the Nordics will meet for a day. We are hosting stand-up meetings, 1:1 matchmaking sessions, elevator pitches, speaker sessions, fireside chats, a live podcast and of course a kick-ass after work.

On this day and during the whole Impact Week, we want to put the spotlight on the ones solving some of the biggest problems of our time.

To summarise:

  • What: Norrsken Impact Week Career Day
  • When: September 18, 2019, 11:15-20:00, drop by during the whole day
  • Where: Norrsken House, Birger Jarlsgatan 57c, Stockholm
  • Who: A big bunch of impact startups (get a glimpse below) and a ton of top talent
  • Awesome events: Yes
  • Cost: Free

Are you one of the top talents we are looking for to invite to the day?

Sign up below and put it on your calendar!


Traveling from outside of Stockholm? Scroll down to book train tickets with our friends at SJ and hotels with our friends at Handiscover.

Information about events, speakers, etc. will be updated continuously both on this webpage but also sent to your email if you have signed up for the day. If you have any questions that need answers in the meantime, please contact us at stars@norrskenfoundation.org

Want to know what else is going on at Norrsken Impact Week? Check out www.norrskenimpactweek.org

Waiting list

Our dear friends at Coop Sverige are supplying with lunch for a bunch and snacks for the whole day. Drop by our lounge area to try out the future of food!

SCHEDULE

CAREER DAY OPENS

ONGOING MATCHMAKING SESSIONS

Att gå mot strömmen (In Swedish)

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Speaker session with Alexander Pärleros, Framgångspodden, Entrepreneur & Investor

30min

How do we become the first zero food waste generation?

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Fireside chat with Elsa Bernadotte, Co-founder, President & COO at Karma, moderated by Caroline Henricson, Associate Partner at McKinsey

20min

Business Opportunity for the Global Goals

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Speaker session with Lisa Stenvinkel, Project Officer at UNDP and Albert Askeljung, Project Manager at UNDP

20min

Live podcast: Sustainable Homes

Live podcast with Isabella Palmgren, CEO & Founder at Mimbly and Fredrik Hagblom, CPO & Co-Founder at Greenely, moderated by Jon & Jonathan from "Vart är vi på väg?"  (In Swedish)

50min

Elevator Pitch Competition with KTH Innovation

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Lisa Ericsson, Head of department KTH Innovation and CEO at KTH Holding AB introduces KTH Innovation. Pitch competition with pitching companies imagiLabs, Lokatt Helmets, and Klimato and a jury with Lykke Westgren, Business Coach Sustainability at KTH Innovation, Tove Larsson, CIO at Norrsken Foundation, and Pontus Gustafsson, Founding Partner at +Cap

55min

Live podcast: Measuring Impact - How & Why?

Live podcast with Angelica Berg, Sustainability Specialist at PwC, moderated by Jon & Jonathan from "Vart är vi på väg?" (In Swedish)

30min

How to grow a company at express speed

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Fireside chat with Simon Fellin, Vice President Product at Voi Technology AB, moderated by Parisa Amiri, Freelance Journalist, Editor & TV Hostess

20min

Live podcast: Impact Entrepreneurship

Live podcast with Lisa Stenvinkel, Project Officer at UNDP, moderated by Jon & Jonathan from "Vart är vi på väg?" (In Swedish)

30min

Facebook's role in society

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Fireside chat with Sam Rihani, Country Manager Sweden at Facebook, moderated by Maria Björholt, CFO at Norrsken Foundation

20min

Live podcast: Towards a sustainable clothing industry

Live podcast with Shameek Ghosh, CEO & Founder at TrusTrace and Gustav Wessman, CMO at Sellpy, moderated by Jon & Jonathan from "Vart är vi på väg?" (In English)

45min

The evolution of the food system should be nothing but cooperative

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Speaker session with Johan Jörgensen, Partner at Sweden Foodtech, Jessica Wolf, Senior Strategic Business Developer at Coop Sverige and Magnus Johansson, CEO at Coop Sverige

25min

How to remove the distinction between impact and profit

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Speaker session with Fabian Bolin, CEO & Co-Founder at WarOnCancer AB and Sebastian Hermelin, COO & Co-Founder at WarOnCancer AB

20min

AFTERWORK STARTS

Norrsken Session #12 - 2500 top talents to Skellefteå, an impact challenge

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Fireside chat with Susanna Campbell, Board Member at Northvolt and Peter Carlsson, CEO and Founder at Northvolt, moderated by David Frykman, Investor & Board Professional

60min

CAREER DAY ENDS

We are happy to announce that we, together with Teamtailor are hosting 1:1 matchmaking sessions during the day so that top talent can meet with the impact startups they like the most!

Would you like to get a 20-minute interview with one of the startups joining the fair? Sign up below to apply!

THE APPLICATION PERIOD FOR INTERVIEWS IS NOW CLOSED

SPEAKERS

Susanna Campbell
Investor & Former CEO at Ratos


Simon Fellin
Vice President Product at Voi Technology AB


Fabian Bolin
CEO & Co-founder at WarOnCancer AB


Elsa Bernadotte
Co-Founder, President & COO at Karma

How do we become the first zero food waste generation?


Peter Carlsson
Founder and CEO at Northvolt

David Frykman
Investor and Board Professional

Tove Larsson
CIO at Norrsken Foundation

Lisa Ericsson
Head of department KTH Innovation and CEO at KTH Holding AB

Maria Björholt
CFO at Norrsken Foundation

Sebastian Hermelin
COO & Co-founder at WarOnCancer AB

Parisa Amiri
Freelance Journalist, Editor & TV Hostess

Caroline Henricson
Associate Partner at McKinsey

Lykke Westgren
Business Coach Sustainability at KTH Innovation

Pontus Gustafsson
Founding Partner at +Cap

Sam Rihani
Country Manager Sweden at Facebook

Magnus Johansson
CEO at Coop Sverige

Jessica Wolf
Senior Strategic Business Developer at Coop Sverige

Johan Jörgensen
Partner at Sweden Foodtech

Albert Askeljung
Project Manager at UNDP

Lisa Stenvinkel
Project Officer at UNDP

Alexander Pärleros
Framgångspodden, Entrepreneur & Investor

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WELCOME TO A HOUSE OF IMPACT

Norrsken House is an office space for entrepreneurs that run businesses with a vision to make the world a better place. We believe in technology as a great enabler and an important tool for solving problems more efficiently, and we strive to create an environment that supports and optimize for such entrepreneurs to do as much good as possible. On September 16th–19th 2019 Stockholm and Norrsken House will become the world’s center for startups that make the world a better place, giving them the attention they truly deserve!

Norrsken Foundation
stars@norrskenfoundation.org

We are a non-religious, non-partisan, non-profit Foundation with a strong belief in Effective Altruism. We support and invest in both for-profit businesses and non-profit organizations, whichever we believe is most likely to have a positive impact on society. Although we are based in Stockholm, Sweden, we see ourselves as world citizens.