Program will take place in Kuivaamo, Hiedanranta.
There are multiple stages and spaces to stroll around – a full day of interesting workshops, speakers, startup booths and networking.
|10:00 – 18:00||Official Program|
|18:00 – 20:00||After-Party Networking|
|19:00||Official After-Party moves downtown to celebrate TribeFest
- 1 year anniversary of Tribe Tampere
[Address: Tribe Tampere, Pinninkatu 47, 33100 Tampere]
|09:45 – 10:00||
Official Program starts!
|10:00 – 10:15||
|10:15 – 10:35||
Donna Kivirauma, CEO VirtualTraveller
Founders are presenting their entrepreneurial journeys and sharing their experience:
|10:45 – 11:45||
Israeli Startup Ecosystem Case
How does Israel, a small country with 1.5 times the population of Finland, have on a per capita basis more venture capital, more startups and more tech professionals than any other nation in the world?
The key to Israel’s innovation success?
Come and listen to our panel discussion to find out.
|11:55 – 12:15||
Reetu Kainulainen, CEO & co-founder of ultimate.ai
|12:25 – 13:25||
Investors on Stage
VC funds pitching + discussion on the state of VC in Finland.
The development of venture capital funds in Finland is very promising, but domestic VC money has seen a slow growth.
In 2017 several new VC funds were launched in Finland.
Will 2018 exceed last year's record breaking €349 million raised in venture capital by Finnish startups and growth companies?
Panelists: Matti Copeland (moderator)
|13:35 – 14:35||
Israeli Commercialisation of University Technology: What Can Finland Learn From the Startup Nation?
Israeli academic institutions are pioneers in managing technology transfer and bringing innovations from Universities to market. Not to mention they have an exceptional track record of generating more revenue from IP sales than any other country - except the US.
Keynote: Success Stories from Hebrew University (Briefcam, Apertio, InnerEye cases), Tamir Huberman
|14:45 – 15:05||
Corporate as Startup Investor
Corporates seeking faster growth started realizing that internal R&D alone won't do it. The key to industry disruption - startups.
Keynote: Case Heliotrope
|15:15 – 16:15||
Corporate as Startup Investor - panel discussion
|16:30 – 18:15||
PitchFinland is the leading regularly arranged pitch event in the Nordics, presenting potential high growth startups chosen by the FiBAN investor screening board.
16:30 – PitchFinland opening & latest FiBAN News
|18:15 – 20:00||
New tools for your everyday work - choose your workshop and learn by doing!
Registration required via Deal Room.
City of Tampere Investing - Find the Best Financial Support for your Labor needs
Bilmez Ramona, Jarno Hakanen, City of Tampere Employment Services
During workshop you will get practical insight of financial support City of Tampere offers. Information will be focused to each company's actual labor needs, therefore you will be able to get a clear structure on how to benefit in your case and how to proceed.
How to stand out in the market?
Henna-Riika Ruotsalainen Strategist & Partner - Booming
What differentiates your company in the market and why would your customer buy your product or service instead of others? In this workshop we provide you ideas and tools for defining your competitive advantage and communicating it in a way that helps your customer to choose your company.
Public Funding for Startups - Who, what, when and why
Tommi Pajala CEO - Fimentum Oy
A crash-course into the complex world of public funding to find out who is funding what, when and why: an overview of different public funding options currently available for startups from e.g. Business Finland, ELY and the EU, with real-world examples on how to leverage investments with public grants and loans, followed by discussions on any specific funding instruments of interest to the attendees.
Perfect Pitch – Lessons from Silicon Valley
Karoliina Lehtonen, Senior Strategist & Founder - Booming
How to create a perfect pitch that combines the topics that a specific target group wants to hear and at the same time creates a unique competitive advantage for your company? Karoliina has listened over 300 pitches in Bay Area and picked the most important do's and don'ts to share with you.
Max Gylling, Gylling Accounting
Come and learn how the shareholder agreement can regulate how changes in the company in the future will be dealt with including how decisions will be made, what would happen if a shareholder wanted to leave and, most importantly, what would happen if the shareholders had a disagreement.
The EY 7 Drivers of Growth
Peter Bos - EMEIA Growth Markets Business Development Leader EY
What makes market leading companies so special? What has accelerated their growth and how did they sustain it? And what could you learn from this? In this interactive workshop we’ll share leading practices from market leading companies from around the world as they have progressed on their remarkable growth journeys. We’ll share with you the global insights on 7 key Drivers of Growth and why they should matter to you, today.
|15:30-17:00 (90 minutes)||
Power of social media in startups
Tamir Huberman - CIO and Head of Marketing at Yissum - Technology Transfer of Hebrew University
What is the magic formula for turning challenges into innovations? How to best use social networking platforms for B2B marketing? What are the common mistakes people make related to social networks?
Workshop will be a hands on" course which will give tools that can be implemented using LinkedIn.
Come and hear how team evaluation may help minimize team related risks in early stage startups. Best practices and case study shared as fireside discussions.
|14:00 - 15:00||
Team evaluation best practices in Israel, what can we learn?
Gideon Ben-Zvi, Eran Yarkoni, Ossi Numminen
|15:00 - 16:00||
Team evaluation case study - Why, how, and case StepOne Tech Ltd
Ossi Numminen angel investor, Fiil Good fund manager
|10:30 - 11:00||
Tampere Startup Ecosystem
The future smart and sustainable Tampere city district
Hiedanranta for Innovation,
Tiina Sahakari, Innovative Hiedanranta
The Hub will go through their platform, services and tools.
Startup Demo Mad Hour
Stage time for the 15 startups with a demo booth present at the event.
Crazy Town Community
Crazy Town members on stage
Is your Tampere region-based startup or scaleup company looking for funding and new customers contacts?
|11:00 - 15:00||
The Hub & Danske Matchmaking area
|15:00 - 18:00||
Danske Hub Invest Lounge
Hub Invest is a startup investment program by The Hub and Danske Bank. The program is directed for startups from pre-seed to seed stage, from all industries. We will prepare you for your funding round and help you connect with a wide range of angel investors at a matchmaking event in January 2019 in Helsinki, Finland.
It wouldn't be a startup event without Demo Booths.
Stream will select up to 15 early-stage startups to showcase their product and team at the event.