In February 2015 Nanooptometrics (NOM) has been invited to MINC incubator in Malmo (Sweden) for an introductory week about Swedish innovation system. This was an inspiring experience, good opportunity to establish new contacts with potential investors, partners and customers in Sweden. We look forward to fruitful colaboration with our new Swedish friends.
Commercialization Reactor (CR) was founded in Riga in 2009, with an aim to establish new modern
enterprises on the basis of scientific and technological achievements: http://www.commercializationreactor.com/
In recent years, over three million euros have been invested in more than twenty Reactorestablished starups. This proves the significant role of Commercialization Reactor in the future development of Latvian economy. Therefore Commercialization Reactor is actively supported by private as well as by public organizations, including the Ministry of Economics.
On the 7th of October in Riga (Latvia) Commercialization Reactor were organising an open event Commercialization Reactor Performance Day. This event offered participants an opportunity to meet founders of startups, learn more about how to develop projects bornin Commercialization Reactor, as well as to take part in debates and an investment panel.
Nanooptometrics is one of the "born-in-Reactor" companies and participated in the event with presentation. The full presentation is available here: http://cdn.tiesraides.lv/960x540/20141008151248_tiesraides.lv.11_1_0.
In June 2014 Nanooptometrics representative visited largest photonics event in Europe: SPIE Photonics Europe Conference & Exhibition 2014 in Brussels, Belgium. This was a great opportunity to meet experts from industry and academia, exchange ideas and discuss potential cooperation issues.
On December 2013 Nanooptometrics received pre-seed stage financing from Imprimatur Capital Fund Management (Latvia) for optical profiler technology and overall business development.