We’re excited to be participating in a start-up boot camp with HYPE Sports Innovation and the Swedish Olympic Academy next week. We’re looking forward to meeting other innovative sports-tech start-ups as well as hearing their pitch, story and how they are approaching life as a start-up combining technology and sports.

About the Swedish Olympic Academy
Welcome to Stockholm, one of Europe’s top entrepreneurial hubs.
Sweden in general, and Stockholm in particular, is an internationally recognized hotbed for innovation and tech startups. It is now time to leverage this in the area of Sports Tech and accelerate promising startups into global success stories. We invite sports tech startups that support and empower “the Athlete” to come join us on this journey.

The Hype accelerator program is hosted by the foundation Swedish Olympic Academy (SOA) and powered by KTH Innovation and Centre for Sports and Business at SSE. Combining their technology, innovation and business expertise with the Olympic level sports knowledge of the Swedish Olympic Committee this program is an outstanding opportunity for sports tech entrepreneurs.

The foundation Swedish Olympic Academy (SOA) is founded by the Swedish Olympic Committee, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) and the Karolinska Institute:

  • KTH Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
    Since its founding in 1827, KTH in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a center of intellectual talent and innovation.
  • Stockholm School of Economics (SSE)
    Is one of Europe’s leading business schools, with a unique business community network and a strong background in innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • Swedish Olympic Committee (SOC)
    The committee consist of 36 different sports. SOC’s mission is to prepare and operate Sweden’s participation at the Olympic games and contribute to competitive Olympic teams.
  • Karolinska Institute (KI)
    Karolinska Institute is one of the world’s foremost medical universities. Not only is it a very strong medical university it is also well known for its research within the field of physiology and life science.

We are looking forward to making this happen together with you!

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