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Everything starts with your idea

What is Startup IX?

Startup IX is our golden ticket for entrepreneurs. Do you have a great business idea, invention or start-up? Then you may need a team of skilled professionals around you to help turn your idea into reality.

When an idea takes off, there is a lot of work behind it. At Startup IX, we give entrepreneurs and startups access to resources and valuable networks that can be crucial tools on the road to the big breakthrough.

Our offer to entrepreneurs

We give you the advice you need

Every idea is unique, and the path to success is different every time. We give you the advice you need based on what phase you are in and what you require to push ahead.

We help you in the money chase

External funding and access to other people's know-how is important for gaining the resources you need to grow. We’ll guide you through grant programs and how to attract the right investors.

We connect you to the best and brightest

In some areas, you may need expertise from the best. That's why we have hand-picked national and international competence communities to ensure that you are primed for growth.

We open doors

Getting in touch with the right people and professional networks at the right time is essential to success. As part of Startup IX, you are also part of our network.

We would like you to join us

In Startup IX, you will be part of our innovative community. You'll have a seat in our shared office space, access to meeting rooms and always a door to knock on to discuss the way forward.

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  • Have a chat with us over coffee

    Do you have an idea you strongly believe in? We would love to hear more about it over a cup of coffee. All correspondence will be treated confidentially.

Startup IX team

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Eirik Bjørklund

Team Leader Startup
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Hedda Crogh

Idea hunter
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Ann Kristin Nilssen

Business Developer


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