Month: June 2018
Map Project was accepted into batch 4 of the KTH Innovation Pre-incubator in March 2017. The pre-incubator support early stage, tech based KTH projects with the potential to become viable companies. This provides us with access to office space at KTH main campus, business development support, workshops targeting all aspects of developing a start-ups, and a vast network. More information here.
In 2018, Map Project was among 10 finalists in Venture Cup Sweden Region East final. Map Project won the Impact Maker award and a chance to participate in national finals. More information here.
In 2017, Map Project was among three nominated companies in the category of Sustainability and Social impact of the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship challenge. In total more than 500 projects applied and 15 were nominated with 5 categories. More information here.
Between 2010 and 2016 Karoline, CEO & Co-founder of Map Project, was the Co-location Manager of EIT Digital Sweden. Meeting and supporting entrepreneurial students, researchers and business people every day helped her pluck up the courage to test her own startup wings. Map Project Sweden AB was eventually born. As alumni of EIT Digital, Map Project has received practical startup support in 2018. More information here.
In 2017 wet got support from Vinnova. Map Project has received a grant within the call for Innovative Startups by Vinnova, the Swedish Innovation Agency. More information here.
In 2018, Map Project has been awarded SAS Scholarship. The Scholarship is awarded to three ideas that have the potential to change the world.The Scholarship opens up new opportunities to reach out with our product and speed up development and research. More information here.