Stories from the pre-incubator program

  • Digital kickoff for 17 new KTH startups

    17 new startup projects have joined the KTH Innovation pre-incubator program. Yesterday, they met for the first time in a digital kick-off
    Published Mar 18, 2020

    Seventeen teams have joined the KTH Innovation pre-incubator program. Yesterday, they met for the first time in a digital kick off. From a simulation ...

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  • Algae to make cows more climate-friendly

    This is the algae that can reduce cows' greenhouse gas emissions by up to 80 percent.
    Published Feb 10, 2020

    If cows were a country, they would rank 3rd in greenhouse gas emissions, but by feeding them a special type of algae you can reduce their emissions by...

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  • 3D-printed lipstick in 60 seconds

    Ellure won the pitch competition in New York. Picture: SACCNY
    Published Jan 30, 2020

    Meet Ellure, the KTH startup that can print a lipstick in your perfect color in just a minute. Here’s the story of how they managed to land a New York...

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  • The future of green batteries in development at KTH

    Published Jan 24, 2020

    Imagine a future where batteries can be made from biomaterials, be charged within seconds, and are so clean they can simply be tossed in the trash whe...

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  • From virtual kitchens to satellite propulsion systems: here are the latest startup projects from KTH

    Amin Kazemzadeh is a researcher at the KTH Department of Protein Science. Together with Sandra Jernström from Karolinska Institute, he's founded Flexpenser. Photo by Anton Granh & Petter Elnerud
    Published Oct 16, 2019

    Yesterday, an exciting journey started for the fourteen new projects in the KTH Innovation pre-incubator program. Among the ideas are teams developing...

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  • The KTH spinoff with their sights set on Hollywood

    Mirko Lempert and Simon Alexanderson form the team behind Monocular
    Published Aug 30, 2019

    Collaboration between researchers from KTH and Stockholm University of the Arts give filmmakers new tools to create even better movies.

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  • Forget stressful exam periods with KTH startup Kollin

    Published Aug 29, 2019

    Ever procrastinated for too long and ended up losing sleep over an exam? KTH startup Kollin is here to put an end to your worries.

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  • Five reasons for KTH researchers to join the KTH Innovation pre-incubator program

    Gustav Notander, Business Development Coach at KTH Innovation, coaching a team.
    Published Aug 27, 2019

    Working on your research and a commercialization project at the same time can seem daunting. But with support from KTH Innovation and a spot in the KT...

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  • A sustainable helmet in a double sense

    Rickard Croy, one of the entrepreneurs behind the helmet Lokatt.
    Published Apr 23, 2019

    What happens when you pair a fanatic snowboarder with KTH? In Rickard Croy's case, you get a helmet for extreme riders.

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  • From positioning technology to blockchain for art – KTH Innovation welcomes Batch 9!

    The team behind Icarus Digital Math
    Published Mar 14, 2019

    15 new startup projects have been accepted to Batch 9 of the KTH Innovation pre-incubator program. With alumni including known startups like Airmee, D...

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  • Labtrino wants to halve your water-usage

    Published Mar 04, 2019

    Ramtin Massoumzadeh and Thibault Helle spent a full day brainstorming ideas. When the day was over, they’d settled on one: the smart shower. Now, a ye...

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  • KTH startup accelerates image annotation

    KTH student Oscar Örnberg and KTH researcher Vahan Petrosyan from Superannotate AI
    Published Feb 06, 2019

    Based on AI research from KTH, this team has developed one of the fastest image annotation systems on the market. Here’s another KTH startup to keep t...

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  • Apostar: need and competence combined

    Published Jan 30, 2019

    When Fredrik Sebek and Oliver Petri started studying computer science at KTH, none of them had becoming startup founders on their to do list, but that...

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  • 15 new startups accepted to the Pre-incubator Program

    Mikaela Larsell Ayesa & Alice Axelsson, founders of AXMA
    Published Sep 24, 2018

    There seems to be no end to how many entrepreneurs KTH can produce. When KTH Innovation welcomes Batch 8, a record-breaking 15 aspiring startups enter...

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  • KTH Innovation's pre-incubator program, 14.55, Friday August 24th

    Thibault Helle and Ramtin Mass from Labtrino, Batch 6 of the pre-incubator program. Labtrino develops a smart water meter that increases awareness of consumption.
    Published Aug 24, 2018

    The KTH Innovation office is teeming with activity. One team is busy writing a press-release, another is holding a meeting with a potential investor, ...

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  • The summer job that sparked a business idea

    Max Dyrhage, Emil Karlsson and Håkan Dyrhage from the Cheffle team
    Published Jun 29, 2018

    The semester is over and for many KTH students it’s time to start your summer job. Should you run into issues while working, put some extra thought in...

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  • Impressive results when steel meets Artificial Intelligence

    Published Jun 14, 2018

    Swedish history is closely connected to iron. For over a thousand years, its people have mined and refined steel, in a process that has gone from extr...

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  • Solving modern day challenges with a thousand-year old method

    Published Apr 13, 2018

    Have you ever have tried to find that magical amount of water that makes your basil thrive, only to miss watering it for one day and come home to a wi...

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  • Technology that helps when memory fails

    Published Apr 06, 2018

    Gradually it gets harder and harder to remember what you were planning to buy, where you put your wallet and to find your way home from the store. Tod...

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  • 12 cases accepted to Batch 7 of the KTH Innovation Pre-incubator Program

    Published Mar 27, 2018

    Competition was fierce for the positions in Batch 7 of the Pre-incubator Program, but after intense discussion we are now excited to present the 12 ca...

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