What wood you do –
to boost the forest bioeconomy?
Paper Province announce an international innovation competition where your idea will be in focus!
The competition takes place 16 March-17 May and the five best ideas will be invited to a 48 hour event in Sweden in autumn 2020.
At the event you will have the opportunity to share your idea, refine it with the professionals and ultimately pitch your idea to a jury. You will also receive media attention.
Prize: The winner of the competition will receive a prize of €25,000 and the option to get business support from the incubator Sting Bioeconomy during one year.
First prize: €25,000
Second to fifth prize: €2,500
Duration: 16 March-17 May 2020
Hackathon: Autumn 2020 in Karlstad, Sweden. Five finalists will be invited.
Costs: Transport and accommodation costs for the final event will be covered by Paper Province.
Funders: County Administrative Board Värmland and Region of Värmland
Project Coordinator: Paper Province
To read more about how you submit your idea, follow this link:
Contest entries must meet
the following requirements:
- Contribute to the development of the forest bioeconomy
- Contribute to increased sustainability and/or the Global Goals of Agenda 2030
- Be unique
- Be scalable
Jury: The jury members consist of business leaders, innovation experts and investors: