Finale 8 June 2018 in Musikhuset Esbjerg

  • Scale-Up Denmark
  • Scale-Up Denmark and The European Regional Development fund
Next Step Challenge is part of Scale-Up Denmark
Vandvagt, Geemit og Casusgrill vandt årets Next Step Challenge finale

Celebrating growth, development, jobs and ambitions!

Congratulations to all our 2018 participants – and the 3 winners!

After 5 month of business development the participating companies now have their 5-year growth plan to reach the full potential of their business. That is worth celebrating!


Because this is how we create growth and jobs in Denmark, which is main objective of the Scale-Up Denmark initiative.

At our finale event on 8 June we found the most scaleable high-growth company in each of the 3 centers: Energy Efficient Technologies, Offshore Industry and Experience Economy & Tourism. Congratulations.

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Winners 2018: Vandvagt, Geemit & CasusGrill

Images from finale event

Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018
Scale-Up Denmark powered by Next Step Challenge finale 2018

We encourage all potential and ambitious high-growth companies to join this day and see how you can end up on the stage next year – with an ambitious roadmap for growth!

Next Step Challenge is part of Scale-Up Denmark which is funded by the 5 Danish regions and the EU fund for Regional Developments.

Scale-Up Denmark

Next Step Challenge is part of Scale-Up Denmark, which consist of 12 elite centers for business development within 12 different industries. Next Step Challenge operate 3 elite centres – Energy Efficient Technologies, Experience, Offshore Industry and Economy & Tourism.

The initiative was founded by the 5 Danish Regions & the Danish Business Authority and is supported by EU’s Fund for Regional development and private Funding.

The aim is to establish an elite of high growth companies in Denmark.

Join the National Scale-Up Denmark finale on 1 November in Århus.

Read more about Scale-Up Denmark