Entrepreneurs driving progress forward

The entrepreneurial spirit of Jämtland Härjedalen is not limited to starting and running companies. It’s the commitment of many people to their area and the place they live in, and the desire for more people to have the opportunity to experience the region, that characterises this special spirit. There are many motivated, strong individuals here with the ability to get others involved.

HOUSE BE WITH ÅRE COFFEE CLUB
This is a network and meeting place for entrepreneurs, companies and ideas in Åre. At the weekly Coffee Club, business owners and business profiles in Åre meet to network, exchange experiences and do business.

GO MORRON ÖSTERSUND
This is a co-working office space for entrepreneurs, visionaries and enthusiasts who believe in the idea of creating change and doing better business together in a creative environment.

ÅRE BUSINESS FORUM
Åre Business Forum is the winter equivalent to Sweden’s Almedalen (a national politics week held annually). Just as the name suggests, this is an opportunity for entrepreneurs, politicians and businesses to meet to do business, discuss business and develop business.

GULDGALAN
Sweden’s oldest and largest business gala with almost
1,600 guests. Its mission is to be “A tribute to the drive and entrepreneurship of Jämtland county” and it is an event that grows each year.

ÅRE SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT
Sweden’s leading summit for a sustainable society,
created by the non-profit network CSR Åredalen.

BNI
By building strong networking teams, those involved in BNI can get more business, long-term relationships and personal development. BNI is a well-proven and structured concept that creates good conditions for cost-effective sales time and development for its business partners.

SAMLING NÄRINGSLIV
Samling Näringsliv is an initiative from the larger companies in the region to work to strengthen the infrastructure, skills supply and the image of Jämtland Härjedalen. Operations are conducted on the basis of industry councils, which means that many businesses are engaged in their specific areas.

ALMI
ADVICE, LOANS & RISK CAPITAL.
Almi creates opportunities for all sustainable ideas and businesses to develop.

JHT
Jämtland Härjedalen Tourism (JHT) is an organisation and collaboration platform for the tourism industry in the region and has actively worked with areas such as; destination and event development, direct flights from foreign markets and other important infrastructure.

PEAK REGION
Peak Region AB is a Jämtland county platform for cooperation in a regional innovation system. Peak Region has two areas “Start Up” and “Innovation”. Under Innovation area, the national and international venture Peak Innovation is based on the strengths of Tourism, Sport and Outdoor.

IUC Z-GROUP
The IUC Z-Group is a hub for industrial companies, which together have approximately 2,000 employees. The hub provides education, networking, purchasing and growth programs.

DRIVE INNOVATION
Drive Innovation is a collaboration between Jämtland’s industrial companies, and it provides engineering services in  hard-to-recruit areas on an hourly basis. It focuses primarily within design, quality and environment and technical project management.

VINDKRAFTCENTRUM
This is the national network for wind farms, which focuses on areas such as:

Labour supply
Wind Technician Training
International skills
Matching database with 400 people

Vindkraftcentrum.se is the regional coordinator for wind power in Jämtland County.

WCR
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP REGION

World Championship Region (WCR) is a cross-border network, in which businesses collaborate with organisations and the public sector to strengthen sustainable growth and development related to the World Cup competitions. There are continuous networking meetings to create new business opportunities.

FÖRETAGARNA ÖSTERSUND
Works to create a better business environment in Sweden. The network is especially for small businesses, but also offers knowledge, networking and practical assistance.

GRÖNT CENTER I ÅS KROKOM
The Green Centre in Ås incorporates businesses and organizations within the green sector; forestry, agriculture and rural development. The network unites 4000 entrepreneurs in our region.

E14 INVEST
A co-investment company investing in scalable growth companies based in the region along the E14 from Sundsvall to Trondheim. Our partners have a vast array of experience, skills and networks, which are used to promote entrepreneurship in the region.

Norra Station
A meeting place for creativity, co-working and inspiration. A network hub in the city centre of Östersund with a café, communications agency and a gallery.

Mid Sweden Chamber of Commerce
On behalf of their members they influence important decisions and initiatives concerning infrastructure, competence and international trade. As a member you get access to important meeting places and a large international network where you can be inspired, gain knowledge and establish new contacts. Together they identify common needs, possibilities and challenges.