DTU Startup Fair 2018

A thousand attendees participated in DTU Startup Fair that took place 10th of October during High Tech Summit 2018. Entrepreneurs, researchers, investors, students, mentors and many more came together to connect with the entrepreneurship ecosystem at DTU. A recent impact analysis made by IRIS Group shows that DTU has created a special ecosystem that creates more than two startups per week, proving one of the reasons why DTU now ranks the 57th on Reuters Top 100: The World’s Most Innovative Universities – 2018, and number 1 in the Nordic countries and number 13 in Europe.

High-tech patch wins innovation competition

Three minutes to pitch the idea to a jury panel followed by a short round of questions Those were the conditions for 83 students who Tuesday participated in the Open Innovation X final at DTU Skylab with 200 attending external guests and students. The winning team—‘Lundtech’—received EUR 4,100 (DKK 30,000) for a prototype for a high-tech patch which can measure movement abnormalities in patients with Parkinson’s disease using built-in sensors.

DTU er særlig god til at skabe spinout-virksomheder

DTU er særlig god til at skabe spinout-virksomheder

DTU er særlig god til at skabe spinout-virksomheder Mere end hver tredje spinout-virksomhed fra danske forskningsinstitutioner de seneste fem år er fra DTU, viser rapporten ’Viden til Vækst 2016.’ DTU tegner sig for en stor del af de spinout-virksomheder, der er udsprunget fra de danske forskningsinstitutioner de seneste fem år. Således kommer 34 af de…