June 13, 2019

Japan – investors looking to the Nordics

Japanese VC is at a record high, and many Japanese investors are looking for funding opportunities overseas. And while the US and China are still the most popular, interest in the European startup scene is growing. Here’s an intro to
June 7, 2019

Tokyo – still the favorite destination

In our first post on Japan, we looked at the many great incentives that foreign startups may find in the city of Fukuoka. This time we focus on Tokyo, still the most important center of the Japanese startup ecosystem.
May 29, 2019

Bangalore – creating new partnerships for innovation

Fuelled by the philosophy of open innovation, Novozymes and Grundfos have launched a new platform for inclusive collaboration called HelloScience. Why? Because all hands on deck are needed to solve the issues of today.
May 23, 2019

Shenzhen – the spot for rapid prototyping

Shenzhen is the global hub for manufacturing and production. In this post we highlight three landing spots for Nordic hardware startups looking for opportunities within rapid prototyping and product optimization.
April 30, 2019

Survey: Investing in Asia?

Innovation Lab Asia has asked a number of investors how they view Asia as an investment destination and what specific factors that influence their commitments to the region. Here’s what they answered.
April 17, 2019

Fukuoka – the softest landing-spot in Japan

In 2014 the Japanese government launched the Startup Fukuoka initiative; removing regulations, lowering taxes and providing great incentives for foreign startups in the southern city of Fukuoka. Now the first Baltic startups are setting up shop.
April 9, 2019

Looking for data for Machine Learning? Perhaps Asia is the place

Large amounts of quality data are a key requisite for Machine Learning. But often these data are difficult to find and very expensive. Akshay Pai, Co-founder and CTO of Cerebriu may have found a novel approach.
March 20, 2019

Taiwan – going green

In this blog we dig in to the newest Greentech initiatives launched by the Taiwanese government. Accessing these new programs may provide real and concrete market opportunities for Danish & Nordic companies.
March 11, 2019

Bengaluru – should corporate accelerators be (re-)considered?

Within the last 2-3 years, multinationals have established a string of corporate accelerators in Bengaluru. Now they’re looking to internationalize. Innovation Lab Asia visited Shell E4 and Maersk OceanPro, to learn what they have to offer.
March 4, 2019

Hyderabad – a rising star on the Indian scene

Back in November, T-Hub in Hyderabad hosted the first SLUSH Small talk session outside Europe. But why Hyderabad…? Why not Bangalore…? In this post we take a look at T-Hub, the new kid on the block.
January 23, 2019

Korea – finding partners & talent

In this post we take a closer look on the practicalities of accessing the market and finding the right partner in Korea.
January 14, 2019

Taiwan – a stepping stone to Asia

Taiwan is competing with Singapore and Hong Kong in being the entry point to the broader Asian and South Asian market. What sets Taiwan apart from its neighbors, and makes it a competitive location for Danish startups to globalize?
January 9, 2019

Korea – kicking above its weight

The Korean startup scene is growing at an exponential rate, providing a vast array of opportunities for foreign startups. But where to begin? And how to start? Here’s a first blog from our recent field trip to Seoul.
December 13, 2018

Looking for an intern

We’re looking for an intern to handle various research and communication activities in connection with Innovation Lab Asia.
December 4, 2018

Survey: Asia Calling?

Last week Innovation Lab Asia asked a number of Danish startups for their views on Asia as a market destination. Here's what they answered…
November 28, 2018

Go East

The booming Asian startup scene has caught the attention of key stakeholders across the world, from global VC’s and multinational corporates, to Nordic business angels and startup founders. Alas, the Danish innovation ecosystem is missing out in the race to
Japan – investors looking to the Nordics

Japan – investors looking to the Nordics

Japanese VC is at a record high, and many Japanese investors are looking for funding opportunities overseas. And while the US and China are still the most popular, interest in the European startup scene is growing. Here’s an intro to the Japanse investors looking to the Nordics.

Tokyo – still the favorite destination

Tokyo – still the favorite destination

In our first post on Japan, we looked at the many great incentives that foreign startups may find in the city of Fukuoka. This time we focus on Tokyo, still the most important center of the Japanese startup ecosystem.

Bangalore – creating new partnerships for innovation

Bangalore – creating new partnerships for innovation

Fuelled by the philosophy of open innovation, Novozymes and Grundfos have launched a new platform for inclusive collaboration called HelloScience. Why? Because all hands on deck are needed to solve the issues of today.

Shenzhen – the spot for rapid prototyping

Shenzhen – the spot for rapid prototyping

Shenzhen is the global hub for manufacturing and production. In this post we highlight three landing spots for Nordic hardware startups looking for opportunities within rapid prototyping and product optimization.

Survey: Investing in Asia?

Survey: Investing in Asia?

Innovation Lab Asia has asked a number of investors how they view Asia as an investment destination and what specific factors that influence their commitments to the region. Here’s what they answered.

Fukuoka – the softest landing-spot in Japan

Fukuoka – the softest landing-spot in Japan

In 2014 the Japanese government launched the Startup Fukuoka initiative; removing regulations, lowering taxes and providing great incentives for foreign startups in the southern city of Fukuoka. Now the first Baltic startups are setting up shop.

Taiwan – going green

Taiwan – going green

In this blog we dig in to the newest Greentech initiatives launched by the Taiwanese government. Accessing these new programs may provide real and concrete market opportunities for Danish & Nordic companies.

Bengaluru – should corporate accelerators be (re-)considered?

Bengaluru – should corporate accelerators be (re-)considered?

Within the last 2-3 years, multinationals have established a string of corporate accelerators in Bengaluru. Now they’re looking to internationalize. Innovation Lab Asia visited Shell E4 and Maersk OceanPro, to learn what they have to offer.

Hyderabad – a rising star on the Indian scene

Hyderabad – a rising star on the Indian scene

Back in November, T-Hub in Hyderabad hosted the first SLUSH Small talk session outside Europe. But why Hyderabad…? Why not Bangalore…? In this post we take a look at T-Hub, the new kid on the block.

Taiwan – a stepping stone to Asia

Taiwan – a stepping stone to Asia

Taiwan is competing with Singapore and Hong Kong in being the entry point to the broader Asian and South Asian market. What sets Taiwan apart from its neighbors, and makes it a competitive location for Danish startups to globalize?

Korea – kicking above its weight

Korea – kicking above its weight

The Korean startup scene is growing at an exponential rate, providing a vast array of opportunities for foreign startups. But where to begin? And how to start? Here’s a first blog from our recent field trip to Seoul.

Looking for an intern

Looking for an intern

We’re looking for an intern to handle various research and communication activities in connection with Innovation Lab Asia.

Survey: Asia Calling?

Survey: Asia Calling?

Last week Innovation Lab Asia asked a number of Danish startups for their views on Asia as a market destination. Here’s what they answered…

Go East

Go East

The booming Asian startup scene has caught the attention of key stakeholders across the world, from global VC’s and multinational corporates, to Nordic business angels and startup founders. Alas, the Danish innovation ecosystem is missing out in the race to Asia. Innovation Lab Asia seeks to reverse this trend.

Partners

 
CBS
Nordic AI
Danban
ICHD
3B Ventures
Symbion
Greentech
DCBF
Cluster Excellence Denmark
Copenhagen Capacity
CLEAN
IDCK
Copenhagen Healthtech Hub
 

Contact

PROJECT MANAGER

Peter Johansen 

PHONE

+45 2987 8887

MAIL

pj@asia-house.dk

LEAD CONSULTANT

Lisa Mallner 

PHONE

+45 5038 8639

MAIL

lisa@techbbq.org

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