Impact bootcamp and idea competition
Coming up again in Spring 2020 / Copenhagen, Denmark

Founders of Tomorrow (formerly known as Danske iDeer) is an immersive and inspiring educational experience designed for you with passion for technology and creating a positive impact in the world.

During the six-day program, you will, together with more than 60 fellow changemakers, learn about purpose-driven innovation, exponential technologies and entrepreneurship.

On and off stage you will be surrounded by leading experts and entrepreneurs in the Nordics who place people, planet and prosperity at the center of their work. Beyond that, you will become part of a growing community of bright minds driven by a passion to finding solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems.

Being a non-profit initiative and supported by the Danish Industry’s Foundation, participation in Founders of Tomorrow is free-of-charge.


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Thank you for applying

Applications to FoT2019 closed on 10 January 2019

We received 170 applications this year out of which we will select the next 60 founders of tomorrow. We will let the applicants know of the results of the selection by 20 January.

About you

We are looking for individuals with a passion for solving problems and creating positive impact. You are curious about new technologies and how they can be used for solving some of the world’s biggest problems. You can be an entrepreneur, professional, academician, student...

Read more about the profile and requirements here.


One participant is selected as the winner of Founders of Tomorrow. The winner gets to choose between four amazing experiences to learn, build network and take their idea to another level.

Which journey would you choose?


Deep dives into new technologies.
Tools to think big and move from idea to impact.

New ideas to tackle the 1.5°C Challenge.

Read more about the programme here.