• Lifekeys wins AC Bergen @ Startup Extreme June 22, 2017 9:23 pm
    Lifekeys wins AC Bergen
    Knut Wien
  • Come join the Angel Challenge Bergen 2017 Finalists @ Startup Extreme June 1, 2017 1:29 pm
    Over the past 2 months, 20 Angel Investors have worked closely together with 6 startups screening, mentoring, and evaluating them to decide which one to invest 1 million NOK in.The investors will make their decision after one last final pitch at Startup Extreme in Bergen on June 13th.Come to Startup Extreme and support them :)THE FINALIST STARTUPS Lifekeys Tekslo Seafood Innovatum Lifting WA Convasti Boa Tech Boa-TechOur software solution increases retail sales by empowering staff to monitor and track sales activity via a smart watch device.WAWA is a CV for IT people. Position your company towards highly demanded professionals on wa.works, and instantly know which one of them is best suited for your tasks and challenges.Tekslo SeafoodTekslo Seafood are harvesting seaweed sustainably and ecologically from the outermost “skjaergaard” outside Bergen , Norway. Just as our ancestor did.We have launched a product series named Sjøsaker™ which consist of high-quality seaweed products which will be sold globally.LifeKeysLifekeys provides online mental health services through online consultations with qualified psychologist and an evidence-based programInnovatum LiftingThe INOshackle™ is a more cost effective, safer and time efficient Subsea shackle that is already in operation.This makes the choice easy for our customers!ConvastiConvasti is the smart and easy way to get rid of your waste, using only your phone. All you need to do is take pictures of what you want to get rid of and independent drivers will give you offers to do the whole job for you. Manual sorting and reuse give us a better environment for the future. 
    Matt Smith
  • Picterus wins 1 million NOK in Angel Challenge Oslo Spring 2017 May 16, 2017 8:26 pm
    Congratulations to Picterus for winning the Angel Challenge Oslo spring 2017 finale!  Picterus has developed an app that can diagnose jaundice in newborns, allowing parents to safely monitor jaundice from home. http://www.picterus.com
    Knut Wien
  • MEET THE 20 STARTUPS CHOSEN FOR THE STAVANGER PROGRAM March 29, 2017 11:54 am
    MEET THE 21 STARTUPS IN THE OSLO SPRING PROGRAM
    Matt Smith
  • When is your startup ready for Angel Challenge? March 27, 2017 10:34 am
    You are ready as soon as you start thinking about growing your business with investors. 
    Knut Wien
  • MiniPro Produces First Batch of ´Baby Food for Baby Fish´ February 15, 2017 7:24 pm
    MiniPro´s idea of producing ´baby food for baby fish´ has come a long way in just 8 months. Since winning Angel Challenge Bergen in June 2016, the company has raised MNOK 7,5 and received additional funding and support from Innovations Norway. Now the first batch of the new product is produced.
    Cynthia Kristensen
  • Are you curious about investing in Norwegian startups? January 25, 2017 1:12 pm
    As part of Startup Norway,  Angel Challenge helps investors learn startup investing by doing it. Because the term Ángel´investing is used in different ways, people ask us what investing in startups involves, and what is required. This article is designed to provide some answers.
    Cynthia Kristensen
  • RØST - Coffee Roaster wins Angel Challenge Oslo Fall 2016 December 10, 2016 9:59 pm
    RØST i a new line of Coffee Roasters for the professional Coffee maker market. 
    Knut Wien
  • Mitrol Energy wins AC Trondheim November 14, 2016 10:46 pm
      Mitrol Energy wins AC Trondheim 2016 - secures 2 million NOK investment Mitrol Energy creates solutions to capture waste-energy on ships. 
    Knut Wien
  • Investment selection - tips from a VC October 11, 2016 4:31 pm
    We had Jan-Erik Hareid from Alliance Venture to share his experiences in the session "How to pick a winner" at Angel Challenge. Here are some key takeaways.
    Maja Adriaensen
  • SmartPlants wins 1.3 Million NOK in Angel Challenge Stavanger October 7, 2016 9:18 am
    SmartPlants wins Angel Challenge Stavanger, receives 1,3 million NOK and might also apply for matching for another 1 Million NOK.
    Knut Wien
  • 5 steps to success with Angel Investing September 29, 2016 9:54 am
    We had a talk with Murat Aktihanoglu from ERA Accelerator in one of our sessions. Here are 5 take-aways on how to succeed as Angel Investor
    Hanne Rentsch Ersdal
  • Open Position: Investment Program Manager @ Angel Challenge September 9, 2016 9:09 am
    Do you have a passion for startups? Are you up for the challenge of activating angel investors in Norway? We may have the job for you!
    Maja Adriaensen
  • Angel Challenge winners can apply for additional 1 million NOK matching capital. September 5, 2016 11:50 am
    News: The winning startups of the upcoming Angel Challenge programs might apply to receive 1 million NOK matching capital. 
    Knut Wien
  • Angel Challenge receives 8 million NOK to match investments June 8, 2016 1:00 pm
    The Norwegian Government with Innovation Norway has made available 100 Million NOK in matching capital to match investments in Norwegian Startups. Angel Challenge receives 8 Million. 
    Knut Wien
  • An Introduction to Angel Investing May 31, 2016 8:49 am
    Re-post from Carine Zeier, Angel Challenge Alumni An introduction to Angel Investing by Carine Zeier
    Knut Wien
  • WeClean wins Angel Challenge Oslo 2016! May 14, 2016 10:44 am
    WeClean wins the Angel Challenge finale 2016 and receives 1.3 million NOK
    Knut Wien
  • Angel Challenge is awarded best Norwegian Accelerator program of 2016! April 22, 2016 9:45 pm
    Thank you! Angel Challenge is awarded the Best Norwegian Accelerator Program of 2016.
    Knut Wien
  • The 5 finalists in Oslo Spring 2016 April 5, 2016 9:50 am
    After two intense days the Investors have selected 5 companies that are invited to participate in the rest of the program and compete as the finalists in the Finale on May 10th. 
    Knut Wien
  • Meet the 20 Startups in the latest Oslo program March 17, 2016 12:52 pm
    The second Angel Challenge Oslo has kicked off.  With 26 investors a 1,3 million NOK investment is waiting for a worthy startup on stage at the finale on May 10th. But first the investors are to meet with 20 startups and select the 5 finalists for the second stage of the program. The 20 startups are: 
    Knut Wien