Startup Extreme was created by Startup Norway in 2015 with a mission to showcase the Norwegian startup scene internationally and professionalize the Norwegian startup ecosystem—ultimately, to support the next generation of great, world-conquering, Norwegian companies.

The Startup Extreme is a deep commitment to building  startup ecosystem and supporting founders from the region. It is done by by showcasing the most promising Norwegian startups to international investors and the press. Other goal is to push Norway towards becoming an internationally influential startup ecosystem.