What is Stargrind?

Stargrind is a non-profit initiative, started by Uppsala University students & alumni to democratize success, by furthering tech-entrepreneurship in Uppsala and Sweden.

We created Stargrind to:

  • Increase the number of tech-entrepreneurs & digital talents in Uppsala & Sweden
  • Empower young people to impact the UN SDGs' & society with tech & entrepreneurship
  • Democratize success by increase access to- & visibility of Uppsala's tech- & entrepreneurship ecosystem 
  • Meet an increasing demand in IT & tech skills from industry & jobbmarket
  • Accelerate integration & talent attraction in- & to Uppsala
  • Contribute to Uppsala & Sweden's internationalisation & global competitiveness 

At Stargrind, we also focus on:

  • Extracurricular tech-entrepreneurship & programming training

  • Professional development, business training & programming education

  • Workshops- & lectures with top tech-entrepreneurs & influencers

Stargrind Team

Juan Carlos Mauritz
Project Manager

Waad Fadul
Programme Manager

Ahmed Elshaikh
Tech Manager

Reza Akbari

Community Manager

Lina Sors Emilsson
Innovation Manager

Daniel Larsson

Marketing Manager