On the 27th of February a circle-17 matchmaking event took place which BCSSS Managing Director Stefan Blachfellner was invited to participate in. circle-17 is an initiative started by respACT and AustrianStartUps and focuses on helping corporations, NPOs and startups to develop solutions to urgent sustainability challenges. This event in particular focused on innovative startups that were looking for partners for the business areas of “Mobility & Transportation”, “Urban Infrastructure” and “Agricultural Solutions & Nutrition”. Stefan Blachfellner was able to participate in a lot of fruitful discussions surrounding the event and advised startups, and other participating entities, on the benefits of a systems approach to business strategy.