Congratulations to the winners!
All participants made fantastic presentations on stage at the the Next Step Challenge Finale Event on 29. May 2019.
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!Meet the finalists
Key Note Speaker
PolyTech – a local growth journey
Key note speaker Mads Kirkegaard from PolyTech will inspire us with the lessons they learned over the past decade of extreme growth.
PolyTech is a supplier to the vind power industry. Through constant product development, PolyTech has met the industry demands, almost before the customer realized they needed it!
Mads Kirkegaard is a Corporate Partner in Next Step Challenge to share his experiences in the advisory boards for the participating high-growth companies.
See the business opportunities in SDG
A report claims that Danish businesses can create new market opportunities worth 400 billion DKK by 2030 – by focussing on the Sustainable Development Goals.
The Minister for International Development Ulla Tørnæs was a guest at the Next Step Challenge Finale Event, where she presented the winners of the 3 industries and shared insights on how Danish businesses can exploid the Danish stronghold positions internationally.
The professional Selection Boards, finding the most scalable finalists
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 in September.Visit Scale-Up Denmark