INTERNATIONAL
ENTREPRENEURSHIP

April 8th, 2022
Registration required

Organized in collaboration between

EVENT INFORMATION

This event is directed towards foreign students in Finland.

Entrepreneurship is probably the fastest mechanism of societal transformation. And of all different forms of entrepreneurship the student-driven type is the one with most energy; it uses the fearless power of youth to create better futures for all of us, everywhere.

Come to the event if you have thought about building your own startup!

LOCATION

Maria01
Lapinlahdenkatu 16, 00180 Helsinki
Doors open at 11:45

See the schedule below for a detailed look at what's happening at the event!

EVENT SCHEDULE

12:00
Welcome words

Marko Voutilainen, President at START Helsinki
12:15
Finnish startup ecosystem introduction
12:30
Personal story

Kelvin Chikezie, CEO & Co-founder of Digital Growth Boost. Also the Director of Helsinki's Startup Grind.

Includes a 10 minute Q&A session
13:00
Inspirational story

Mustafa Abdulameer, Co-founder at Corrsy. Also the Global Director of Startup Refugees in Helsinki.

Includes a 10 minute Q&A session
13:30
Lunch & coffee break

Provided by the organisers
14:30
Orientational talk

Aape Pohjavirta, Entrepreneurial Activist
15:00
Workshop: from good to great

Aape Pohjavirta, Entrepreneurial Activist

This workshop will combine 'future thinking' and 'change-by-entrepreneurship'. Concretely giving you insight into entrepreneurship and how to get started. You do not want to miss this!
17:00
What can Helsinki do for you? Presentation

Teemu Seppälä, Business Advisor at NewCo Helsinki

This will help you get your idea accelerated to become a viable business. NewCo Helsinki will show how they can help you: startup permit, establishing company, business planning & development, funding (including startup grants), connecting with the ecosystem players, etc.
17:30
Open forum to mingle and discuss opportunities with NewCo Helsinki & time for networking with peers
18:00
Event finishes
Then you will have all the necessary tools to start your own company

The event has limited capacity so please fill in the registration form swiftly.

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