February 7 - February 8
GoWest is Gothenburg’s and west Sweden’s annual venture capital forum for investors, startups and scaleups!
Who is attending GoWest?
- Startups and scaleups looking for pre-seed, seed and series A investments
- Business angels, venture capital firms, family offices and private investors and Gothenburg’s wider investor community
- Industry representatives
Business Region Göteborg
Virginia E. Vegas
Investment Director & Head of Sustainable investments
And Many More!
What does GoWest offer?
Access to the online match-making tool to enable you to meet startups, investors and industry
The chance to join a range of panel discussions, catch up on trends and gain valuable insights
The opportunity to connect with your peers and build a stronger network
Fundraising is the answer to WHY the early stage ecosystem meets. The match-making platform enables people to find connections and engage online and IRL during and after the conference while the pitch sessions help startups improve their visibility and broaden their network. You can also catch up on trends and gain valuable insights and connect with your peers and build a stronger network at the conference.
Investors will have access to a great deal-flow of international startups, particularly deep-tech startups, from west Sweden. The match-making platform enables investors to find and engage with startups online and IRL during and after the conference while the exclusive investor mixer event enables investors to connect with each other.
Industry & Community
The region is chacterized by its industrial heritage and reputation for cutting edge research at universities and hospitals and green urban development. The startup community consists of 8 incubators, accelerators and science parks. Gothenburg is home to global brands such as Volvo, SKF, Ericsson and AstraZeneca.