So this is one of the thing we will focus on the coming 6 months:
Starting an incubator in Nigeria! At the biggest university UNN.
Really proud to be part of this – together with Ideon and Nigeria’s best university UNN.
Here is the press release with a comment from the Swedish minister of Enterprise and Innovation, Mikael Damberg:
“Swedish innovation system on export to Nigeria”
Had the great pleasure to hang out with the Swedish minister of Business and Innovation Mikael Damberg and discuss sustainable leadership at Studio in Malmo Sweden.
Also in the picture the fantastic mayor of Malmo, Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh.
About to start up an incubator and a science park at the oldest and most prominent University in Nigeria UNN. Together with IDEON and these super talents!
This is how it all can start.
In an hotel suite. Friday night. With some bright brains. Bonnier News Next is born.
Proud to be part of it.
In a number of articles me and some entrepreneur friends has been debating how to measure the local business climate and the dangers and political effects of doing it in a bad way.
Trendspotting and meeting clients in always inspiring Tokyo.
Back working at Pentagon Design in Finland with exciting new projects.
The biggest learning moment of the summer vacation?
Reading the Elon Musk biography? No.
Strolling around Tuscany? No (but it was great).
Having a lunch at home with the former Swedish Prime Minister Ingvar Carlsson? YES!
What a superbly gentle and wise old man that was part of creating the whole Swedish wellfare system that is nowadays praised all over the world. Talking about political innovation!!! And pragmatism. A thinker and a doer – all-in-one.
Have never met so much powerful, interesting, creative and rich people at the same time before. Brilliant Minds 2017 blew my mind.
Daniel Ek, founder of Spotify, and Pharrel Williams, pop icon, having a chat.
So excited to have been selected to participate in Brilliant Minds 2017 – the highest profile VIP event in Scandinavia when it comes to tech and music. It is run by Spotify-founder Daniel Ek and master music manager Ash Pournouri (the man behind Avici) and only 300 people gets in.
This years theme –NUMANITY. Among the creators participating is Pharrel Williams, Mario Batali, Nick Jonas, The Elon Musk family, Timbuktu, Robyn, Tony Fadell, Usher etc. WOW!