Thursday, 12 November, 2015
Christopher Hedvall, Business Coach at Chalmers Ventures, has been appointed to the jury of "Marine Mastermind", the Finnish marine power- and energy corporation Wärtsilä's innovation contest for start-ups in the marine business. The competition is open for applications from today November 12th, when the contest is launched at leading Nordic tech conference Slush in Helsinki, Finland.
Wärtsilä has established its innovation contest with the ambition to look for disruptive initiatives, services offerings and product ideas for digital transformation of marine industry. Winner of the contest will get a chance to develop the idea together with Wärtsilä and is partners, and be part of the marine future. Christopher has advised and led several Chalmers Ventures portfolio companies joint ventures with several Nordic corporations, including Wärtsilä Oy.
The competition is for start-ups, growth companies and entrepreneurs globally looking for new opportunities and who could benefit from marine industry insights and global access together with one of the key players in the field.