There are a number of interesting companies/innovators living/working in the North.
Some example include:
- SALT http://salt.nu/nb/mannskap winning Entrepreneurs of the year in Norway but located in the North
- An all female team (YUHU) http://www.innovasjonnorge.no/no/Nyheter/salt-vant-arets-grunderkvinne/#.VTVxx5TF-TY
- Agridome of Yukon http://www.yukon-news.com/business/one-heck-of-a-high-tech-hothouse/
- UiT has just been involved opening this cool centre: http://www.asuf.no/english/