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3105, 2018

New recruitment – We welcome Jenny Hammarberg from EY

May 31st, 2018|

We are excited to welcome Jenny Hammarberg as new Site & Office Manager at Eicorn AB in Göteborg! Since its inception two and a half years ago, Eicorn has had an incredibly progressive development. To meet the rapid growth and continue to develop consultancy services and future innovation projects [...]

1204, 2018

Eicorn builds Venture Collaboration Program for WSP

April 12th, 2018|

WSP launches their new venture collaboration program Growspark: A unique accelerator program that today opens the doors for Nordic startups to access a broader market. To establish the program, WSP turned to Eicorn for help. To engineer the program, we applied our evidence-based innovation framework Enterprise Ignition™, a framework [...]

1102, 2018

Christian Lauritzen heading the Venture Cup jury

February 11th, 2018|

Eicorn’s Founding Partner Christian Lauritzen was chairman of the national jury of Venture Cup for the fifth consecutive year. The grand finale is held in Lund this year and features many very exciting startups and entrepreneurs. http://www.venturecup.se/

1011, 2017

Eicorn Startup “MusselUp” Awarded by Vinnova

November 10th, 2017|

Yes! Our MusselUp protein bars scored a shared 4th place in Vinnovas competition for new and climate-smart protein foods! In fierce and incredibly impressive competition with 14 other contesters. We are humbled by and grateful for this recognition and will now go for the next level of R&D of marine-based [...]

1105, 2017

Daniel Borg joins the Eicorn Team

May 11th, 2017|

We are pleased to welcome to our team Daniel Borg as Consultant and part of our Venture Creation team! Daniel is a young yet experienced management consultant with a strong intrapreneurial track-record. He has a proven ability to navigate and influence the big corporate world and get things done where [...]

905, 2017

Esin Saribatir joins the Eicorn Team

May 9th, 2017|

We are pleased to welcome to our team Esin Saribatir as Consultant and part of our Venture Creation team! She is a passionate consultant and entrepreneur, driven by a desire to achieve the best for her clients. As a former military intelligence advisor, Esin enjoys finding innovative ways of addressing [...]

2402, 2017

Linus Bille Moderator at Food Venture & Partnering Days 2017

February 24th, 2017|

Food Venture & Partnering Days brings together Swedish startups with national and international investors and food industries. The two day agenda contain great opportunities for inspiration and networking for future collaboration opportunities. The focus on food is from the wide perspective which includes both services technologies and products within the [...]

902, 2017

Zalster – Evidence Based Startup Strategy 2017

February 9th, 2017|

Eicorn partnered with Collector Bank and Connect2Capital for a startup-competition with the purpose of awarding one company with the title Evidence Based Startup Strategy of the Year 2017. It was hard work for the startups to enter this competition since it involved answering a lot of difficult questions that most [...]

2608, 2016

Innovation – Safeguarding for the future

August 26th, 2016|

“Innovation – Safeguarding for the future” was the topic when Christian Lauritzen, cofounder at Eicorn, was the Keynote speaker at a conference in Karlstad, Sweden. Eicorn is giving a series of Key Note speeches on innovation, and this was the first after the summer. “It is fascinating how much technology, which most [...]

407, 2016

The Origins of Enterprise Ignition

July 4th, 2016|

Eicorn cofounder and CEO Linus Bille was recently featured as a keynote speaker at the Stora Connect Dagen 2016 (Grand Connect Day 2016) event in Gothenburg. With a big (700 people) hometown crowd, he took the opportunity to talk about Christian Lauritzen’s and his own 10-year commitment to each other, [...]

1005, 2016

Dimitri Papaioannou joins the Eicorn team

May 10th, 2016|

We are pleased to welcome to our team Dimitri Papaioannou as Consultant and Head of Scientific Processes! Dimitri brings 15 years of experience in management and entrepreneurship consulting with PRTM in Silicon Valley and Exelon Partners in Greece and in the US. A technologist at heart, Dimitri completed his Ph.D. in [...]

105, 2016

Eicorn moves to new offices at Stena Center

May 1st, 2016|

We are pleased to announce that we are moving in to a new offices at Stena Center, to stay close to the locus of fused science and entrepreneurship that is Chalmers Ventures. Our new Eicorn headquarter is located in the B-building, just two floors above Chalmers Ventures, and we are [...]

1804, 2016

See Linus Billes’s Keynote at Ceed Global Conference 2016

April 18th, 2016|

What are the differences between natural learning and performance effects from failures and successes, from an evidence perspective? Eicorn co-founder and CEO Linus Bille explores data and historical perspectives to challenge the general view that we somehow naturally learn from failure, and similarly suggests that learning from successes is not only [...]

1111, 2015

Eicorn to present at Innovation Roundtable Summit 2015

November 11th, 2015|

Eicorn will be participating at the Innovation Roundtable Summit 2015 in Copenhagen, a gathering with 500 innovation top executives from 200 large international firms. The participants will share experiences and forefront thinking on innovation and venturing during three intense days. The theme of Eicorn’s speech at IRS2015, which kicks off [...]

611, 2015

See Eicorn’s track talk at IR Summit 2015

November 6th, 2015|

Eicorn was represented by Founding Partners Linus Bille and Christian Lauritzen at the Innovation Roundtable Summit 2015 in Copenhagen. The three-day event was packed with networking, key-notes and track talks, for and by the around 500 innovation executives that attended the summit, including Eicorn’s track talk: “Don’t believe the hype! [...]

2010, 2015

Eicorn launches new website

October 20th, 2015|

Welcome to our new beautiful website! We wanted its concept to mirror something in the Eicorn DNA, throughout the site. Our previous site was built around a concept of the laws of nature: inevitably pulling everything back to ground –if it was not for science that took us to the [...]