Meet Shift Media

Shift Media pushes the limits of traditional storytelling by working in the field between traditional live action movies and video games.

 

Meet Digital Devotion Games

Digital Devotion Games is an indie game company. Their mission is to create games for both competitive and casual gamers making socializing between the different groups of gamers possible.

 

'X-Ray Fashion' premiered at this. 2019

MANND's Award-Winning VR-experience 'X-ray Fashion' had its Danish premiere in Aarhus

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About us

Get to know a little more about us and who you can meet at Ideas Lab.

Startups

Meet the entrepreneurs and startups.

Contact us

Find our contact information, if you have any enquiries

Ideas Lab is an incubation environment for startups and talents who make Digital Experiences. We explore new ways of using our competences from games, films, sound, 3D and animation to build meaningful experiences that solve big and small challenges.

We want to be the centre for development of digital experiences in Denmark, by opening up our doors to both scientists, startups, talents and established businesses who are interested in developing digital content.

Our startups and talents take things from idea to action – building both prototypes and final products, and we want to invite businesses from all kinds of fields to come join us at Filmby Aarhus.

We aim at opening up this part of Aarhus to anyone who want to investigate and produce digital experiences – whether you come from finance or health care, Ideas Lab has something to offer, because we can work with and understand new technologies across fields.

AIM

Non-profit organization which offers a start-up environment to selected entrepreneurs within the digital visual industry.

STATUS

The project has been active since January 2017 and has been made permanent since Spring 2018 with financing from the Municipality of Aarhus through the year of 2021.

CONTACT

Head of Incubator
Christian Nyhus Andreasen
Mail: achn@aarhus.dk
Phone: +45 606 40477

On a regular thursday afternoon, the people of Ideas Lab gathered around the table to brainstorm on how to save the world seas from plastic waste.

IDEAS LAB NEWS

Seminar: Privat finansiering og investering i film og spil

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Den 3. marts inviterer Filmby Aarhus, Interactive Denmark, Vision Denmark og Ideas Lab til seminaret ‘Privat finansiering og investering i film og spil’.

Aarhusiansk museums-app med rekordår: Brugere fra 57 lande

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2019 var et rekordår for Useeum. Museums-appen blev brugt af 34 museer og havde brugere fra 57 forskellige lande.

Creative Thirstdays: Nyt netværksarrangement i Filmby Aarhus

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Creative Thirstdays er et nyt initiativ, der skal styrke netværket mellem virksomhederne i Filmby Aarhus. Det første arrangement finder sted den 16. januar 2020.

MEET THE PEOPLE OF IDEAS LAB

CHOP CHOP GAMES

Chop Chop Games is a team of two people passionate about creating new and interesting experiences for gamers. They are currently working on a social partygame in a nordic universe which explores the possibilities of using your phone as a controller.

FAIR GAMES

Fair Games is the passionate and devoted developer behind the sandbox action-adventure game Necesse. Fair Games is strongly devoted to delivering high quality games and constantly strive to become even better.

PANORAMA VR

Panorama VR is an award winning design and production company that creates allround VR and AR experiences. They are passionate about using VR and AR technology to create inspirational documentaries and educational experiences.

DIGITAL DEVOTION GAMES

Digital Devotion games is an indie game company. Their mission is to create games for both competitive and casual gamers making socializing between the different groups of gamers possible.

Meet the labsters

DUMMY ENTERTAINMENT

Dummy Entertainment is a digital creative powerhouse. They are creatives, writers and producers and their work include TV-series, web-series, commercials, music videos, short films and branded content.

EDDIE VISUALS

EDDIE Visuals makes interactive installations, live visuals and 360° experiences, with elements such as projection mapping, light and sound. They also make small commercials and branding films, as well as content for social media platforms.

NEXT WORLD GAMES

Next World Games is the developer and company behind the game Anime Music Quiz. They base their work on a great passion for anime, and strive to expand their business with many more games.

MANND

MANND specializes in the innovation of virtual reality flirting with new media storytelling and physical installations. We produce both live-action and CGI content within the boarders of art and commercial.

Meet the labsters

ÅTE VR

Åte VR create amazing VR experiences for the healthcare industry – primary market is rehabilitation and how VR can be used to help patients recover faster with this amazing technology.

Meet the labsters

USEEUM

Useeum helps museums and similar institutions turn their exhibitions into great stories and games through one joint app for all museums. We believe that content is the key to successful digital communication.

Meet the labsters

AHOOT

Ahoot Media has created digital educational games since 2017. They believe educational games set a foundation for more active and fun learning, and value incorporation of narrative and immersion to achieve better motivation and engagement.

ACADEMICS IN RESIDENCE (AiR)

AiR is a collaboration between Ideas Lab and Arts AU(Aarhus University) included in a project to create seamless transitions between the education- and work environment. Other project-partners include VIA Film and Transmedia (VIA Erhverv) also located in Filmbyen.

The students are introduced tc concrete entrepreneur work as well as the problems and challenges you face as a startup. Through teamwork, mentor guidance and partnership, we hope to see some great prototypes from the AU students.

Case-partner projects in Fall ’18:

Emolition

A company that creates applications for Emotional Data in wellfare design and audience development.

VestkystUnivers

Destination development and design of a digital universe for the West Coast. Partners include:AU University (Centre for Universe Construction), Ringkøbing-Skjern Kommune, National Museum, Norrøn Architects, Innovation Lab. 

IGNITE

EU ConnectCall-Project for development of Open Education Resources for Arts and Creative Industries of all ages.

Aarhus Walks On Water 

FashionTech and Welfare design dealing with openair democratic and interactive fashion performances in VR and AR.

A NETWORK OF CREATIVE SOULS AND COMPETENCES

Ideas Lab is open for:

  • Master students, who are writing their master thesis, and have an idea that can be commercialized
  • Newly educated, who continues to work with ideas from their education/study
  • Entrepreneurs in progress
  • Loosely associated teams, who emerged as a part of the digital visual industry

As a member/resident you get:

  • Office facilities and meeting rooms
  • Coaching on ideas, work progress and business evolvement  
  • Access to equipment (AR, VR and more)
  • Close relation to the digital visual industry in East Jutland
  • Networking events
  • Mentors
  • Colleagues and socializing with other entrepreneurs and startups

LET IDEAS LAB DEVELOP IDEAS FOR YOUR BUSINESS MODEL

We want to invite businesses from all kinds of fields to come join us at Filmby Aarhus. We aim at opening up this part of Aarhus to anyone who want to investigate and produce digital experiences – whether you come from finance or health care, Ideas Lab has something to offer, because we can work with and understand new technologies across fields.

All members/residents of Ideas Lab are chosen with precision to make sure the profile fits the overall vision and the other competences in the community. Established businesses cannot get a spot at Ideas Lab.

PARTNERE

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Head of incubator
Christian Nyhus Andreasen
Mail: achn@aarhus.dk
Phone: +45 6064 0477

Chef for Filmby Aarhus
Steen Risom
Mail: sr@aarhus.dk
Phone: +45 51575011

Visit us at:
Filmbyen 19, 2.
8000 Aarhus C
Denmark

APPLY FOR RESIDENCY AT IDEAS LAB

Are you and/or your team digital visual entrepreneurs and looking for a place to build your business and network, then follow the link below to apply for residency at Ideas Lab.

Apply for residency at Ideas Lab here