Business Kuopio


Kuopio goes Slush


Time and place: DEC 3, 2018 at 18:00-21:00, Helsinki, Putte’s bar (Kalevankatu 6, 00100 Helsinki)
Register here!
Are you interested in picthing at the event, for more information: Eeva Lehtomäki, eeva.lehtomaki(at), 044 718 2035

Kuopio Goes Slush event brings together startups, experts, clients and investors. The event is all about networking between startups, business and business development. Enjoy also interesting key notes and pitches. Remember, there is a prize for the best pitch!

Kuopio Goes Slush is a side-event of the Slush (Dec 4-5).

Kuopio goes Slush programme

Event discussions and presentations moderated by Ricardo Patino.

  • 18:00 Doors are open
  • 18:15 Welcoming words, Mikko Vuoristo, Savonia University of Applied Sciences
  • 18:20 Key notes
    • IBM Watson ecosystem for startups: Miikka Kiiski IBM Ecosystem director
    • Investmens and experienced from startup investments: Anna Koponen Innovestor/entrepreneur
  • 19:00 Pitching
  • 20:00 Networking, food and drink available
  • 20:45 Announcement of the winner – winner will receive a ticket for 2 persons to the Tahko Ski Lift Pitch event (value 500 €)
  • 21:00 Event ends

Pitch yourself a ticket to the Slush at Startup hiihtokoulu, Kuopio

Before the Kuopio goes Slush event you have a chance to pitch yourself a ticket to Slush in Kuopio. The pitching winners of Hiihtokoulu are automatically participating to the Kuopio goes Slush event competition.

Startup hiihtokoulu event embraces startup culture in Kuopio region. Easygoing atmosphere ensuring new connections, inspiration and warm welcome for pitches (in English or in Finnish). Let’s get together and share our ideas! Remember the prize for the best pitchers – three tickets to SLUSH! You can pitch either in Finnish or in English in 3 minutes.

Startup Hiihtokoulu

Kuopio Goes Slush event is organised by BusinessKuopio/Invest and Grow in Kuopio Region project* with Savonia University of Applied Sciences, University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio Region.

*) Invest and Grow in Kuopio Region project (1.1.2018-30.6.2020) is funded by the European Regional Development Fund, Regional Council of Pohjois-Savo and the City of Kuopio.

For more information:

Juuti Mikko
Project Manager
City of Kuopio, Business Development Services, Invest & Grow in Kuopio Region
+358 44 718 2034

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