At the first global UNLEASH Innovation Lab
UNLEASH is a global innovation lab that brings together people from all over the world to transform 1,000 personal insights into hundreds of ideas, and build lasting global networks around the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. 1millionstartups as a proud knowledge and talent partner was part of the first Innovation Lab 2017 in Denmark Aarchus.
The inaugural event was held when talents from all over the world came to Denmark for nine days to create real, scalable solutions to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Talents took part in case challenges with innovative companies, experts, and start-ups. They went through a facilitated process of innovation, uniquely tailored by UNLEASH and Deloitte.
The culmination of the UNLEASH Innovation Lab took place across 3 days in Aarhus, the European Capital of Culture 2017. In Aarhus, all talents gathered before the final sprint on their SDG solutions. The twelve top solutions advanced to present their solutions to investors and experts. 1MillionStartups, represented by Helena Rosandic, was part of the expert team.
On Monday, August 21st, all talents and UNLEASH partners came together for the “UNLEASH Award Show – Presented by BESTSELLER” at Musikhuset, where innovators and thought leaders celebrated their work and launched the global UNLEASH movement.