Creative Business Cup Innovation Challenges

A new initiative to solving sector specific challenges around the world

June 3, 2015
CBN Team

Creative Business Cup Innovation Challenge is a new initiative that aims to strengthen and support innovation in specific areas. Startups from around the globe get the opportunity to present their pioneering and innovative solutions before an international and dedicated jury. The CBC Innovation Challenges create a unique platform for long lasting collaborations and sustainable solutions

The Creative Business Cup Innovation Challenges present new ways for startups to become involved in Creative Business Cup, pitch for investors, present new and innovative idea and participate in the International Finals in November in Copenhagen, Denmark. This is also for startups who are not national winners!

Startups that belong to one or more of the Innovation Challenge categories are welcome to participate in the Creative Business Innovation Challenge. Each challenge has a set of screeners and jury that determine which startups will be invited to attend the international finals in Copenhagen. During the finals, each of the Innovation Challenges will have its own sessions with seminars, workshops, pitching and it will be attended by investors within the respective areas.

Innovation Challenges for Creative Business Cup 2015

  1. The Arla Food Innovation
    Arla Denmark invites creative entrepreneurs from around the world to present a human centred concept with a high level of creativity and great market potential.
  2. Health
    Physical and holistic health and well being from creative concepts related to medical industries to active living such. All concepts related to the active body and mind.
  3. ​Smart Sustainable living
    Concepts and physical structures that define the surroundings of the daily lives of people from city planning, housing to materials and even events and venues that make places come to life.
  4. Play & Learn
    Children and adults having a playful connection to the world. From gaming and toys to joyful interactions in working environments or leisure.
  5. ACE Creative– European ICT creatives
    New software, user interfaces and ICT related services and entertainment such as gaming, social media and Art & Tech concepts. (Eligible for EU Countries only).

Are you a startup in one of these sectors, you should submit your business concept and come to Copenhagen on 17-18 November to pitch before business angels and investors. Learn more and see how to participate on


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