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What is DTC?
We work with startups who build solutions that have the potential to change the world.
Meet the team
When you become part of Danish Tech Challenge, this team will be your lifeline.
The partners in Danish Tech Challenge are here to help you. Every partner provides each company with actual time, software or money.
We help you grow your startup!
With more than eight years of experience with accelerating startups, we know what it takes to make your startup succeed. During the past eight years, 89 % of the Danish Tech Challenge startups are still alive, they have created more than 1000 jobs, and raised more than DKK 1.2 billion. DTC is a journey you don’t want to miss!
Survival rate for DTC participants %
Startups accelerated to date
Funding raised so far (DKK millions)
Join DTC and get
1:1 counselling on legal, accounting, sales, marketing, product development and much more
A team of mentors from our MIT based mentor program
A free desk in Futurebox – the leading deep tech and hardware incubator and accelerator in DK
Lots of sparring and network with likeminded
Extensive exposure to investors
A 360 degree review of your startup
Danish Tech Challenge is without a doubt a huge seal of approval of the startup. Winning DTC has given us a lot of attention both from investors, but also from customers and various partners. We can't get our hands down!"Thomas Terney , CEO & co-founder, SwimCamWinner of Danish Tech Challenge 2020
Have you read our DTC magazine?
Meet the 2021 season’s ambitious hardware startups, read about how the organizers behind the program experience that hardware startup struggle, meet former successful participants, and get insights into how Danish Tech Challenge is working with sustainability.