According to the UN, up to 70 percent of the world's population is expected to live in cities by 2050. This creates major challenges and calls for new innovative and digital solutions that can push construction and urban development in a more efficient and sustainable direction.
Now, eight start-ups selected from across the globe will help to turbo-charge the development of tech-based solutions for future sustainable cities - in the Nordics, and around the world.
This is done through Urbantech - an innovation programme for the world's most promising and innovative technology start-ups. Three Danish corporations, COWI, VKR Holding / VELUX and EWII are behind the initiative, with support from philanthropic organisations Realdania and the Danish Industry Foundation. In the Urbantech programme (...)