Smart Speech Deadline 2022

The final day of Smart Speech 2022 will be held on December 7th in Gróska's auditorium, where none other than Jón Gnarr will chair an event and present the powerful start-ups of Smart Speech on stage. The event is open to anyone who cares about the challenges of the community.

The shoots in Startup Social who have now gone through a 16-week community accelerator in care KLAK and Höfði Peace Centre, will come forward and present solutions to societal challenges. 

– all have in common a desire to lead important social change!

🌱 When: Wednesday 7 December from 12:00 to 14:00 ⏰
🌱 Where: Festival Hall of Gróska

The shoots featured are Ring Heat, Ylur, BioBuilding, Orb, Fort, On To Something, The Leaf, Idea Makers and Sara, a girl with ADHD.

We look forward to seeing as many people as possible at this unique event in Gróska


11:30 AM The house opens & a light lunch is served

12:00 Jón Gnarr opens event in Gróska auditorium

  • Panel discussions led by Jón Gnarr
  • Launch of start-up presentations

13:00 The shoots take a light chat with promotional booths

2:00 PM Event ends

Startup Social, the community accelerator, is a 16-week incubator that supports powerful teams burning for solutions to contemporary challenges. There can be solutions relating to health care, welfare technology, improved education systems and gender equality, for example. Startup Social was founded by Höfði Peace Centre in 2018 and has been run three times since its inception. The growth space is managed KLAK, in collaboration with MIT designX, is the focal point of the workshops where MIT professionals come to Iceland and share their knowledge.

The sponsors of Snjarllræðis are Origo, the City of Reykjavík, Landsvirkjun, Marel, Deloitte, the Ministry of Social Affairs and the Labour Market and HVIN.

Get to know each other Startup Social on www.snjallraedi.is 🌿