This week-long event aimed at promoting sustainability, innovation, and collaboration.

July 13, 2023
Olga Kizina

On June 5th, Creative Business Network recently concluded its 11th edition of Creative Business Cup Global Finals in Copenhagen, bringing together startups, investors, experts, and founders under the roof of the VOLUME venue.

The CBC 2023 Global Finals were part of Green Impact Week, organized by Creative Business Network with Sustainary and DISIE. This week-long event aimed at promoting sustainability, innovation, and collaboration.


This year's program featured a series of roundtable discussions on sustainable development, artificial intelligence, and investments, along with captivating keynotes delivered by industry leaders including Tiffany Norwood (Tribetan), Angunnguaq Larsen (NunaFonden), Lotte Tisenkopfa-Iltnere (Madara), Christian Stadil (Thornico Group), Andrey Khusid (MIRO).

See the full program here

Participants showcased their products at the creative market, while vibrant networking sessions were accompanied by an experimental music program.


The esteemed global jury members carefully selected the world's best creative entrepreneurs, and the winners of this year's competition are as follows:

· 1st placeNEBESYS – Czechia

A compact, translucent, and even transparent roof, indistinguishable from ordinary roofs, which protects the city roof landscape and the privacy inside.

· 2nd placeBeat the Storm – Latvia

Design and provide Storm simulator for amusement parks, science parks, entertainment centers and museums.

· 3rd placeMood: Music of Our Desire – Greece

Mood’s mobile app allows users to listen to the music playing in venues around them in real time

· Community ChoiceMasterchannel – Norway

Masterchannel enhances the sound quality of music with Artificial Intelligence.

· Special Prize It's July – Israel

A social network, created to empower families to connect with like-minded families across the world.

See CBC National winners here


Winners of the CBC Global Finals received invaluable support to help their startups grow and access new markets, including business services, programs, mentoring, and access to finance provided by:

  • The partners: Miro, Rebeldot, Nextatlas, CVX Ventures, Corebook, Hubspot, Mighty Networks, VNTRS Venture Studio, VivaTech (see the partners here)
  • Top mentors: Safa Sharif (MASY Holding), Joanne Flynn Black (launch b4), Tiffany Norwood (Tribetan), Sven L.Franzen (TIGER MARKETING)
  • CBN initiative: the winners enter the exclusive Creative Business Investors program, which offers one year of support in connecting with investors and potential partners.


The event proved that there are no limits to creative and innovative ideas, and it served as an inspiring platform for entrepreneurs to showcase their talents and connect with industry professionals. Creative Business Cup continues to fuel the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship, empower individuals to shape a better future, and inspire new collaborations. Join our CBN community to stay tuned and build new partnerships, and see you next year in Copenhagen!

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