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News: Archive 2016

Aalto Pitch is coming again!

15.01.2016 #aaltopitch with Nordea and UK Trade and Investment brings startups and investors together on February 17th, 2016. The keynote speaker is Mr. Riku Asikainen, Finnish Business Angels Network (FiBAN). The event is fully booked but please contact Marika Paakkala marika.paakkala(a)aalto fi for the waiting list. 

Teraloop’s innovation captures the sun and wind (source: GoodNewsfromFinland)

22.01.2016 The world is packed with renewable energy. Making use of it efficiently, however, requires ways of storing it, because the sun only shines in the day and the wind does not always blow. Finnish Teraloop believes it can rearrange the global energy landscape.

Start-up entrepreneurs’ business ideas praised by investors

29.02.2016 Grant receiver aims at rapid internationalisation.

LOOKING FOR NEW ENTREPRENEURS FOR “BIZ4EYE - Erasmus for young entrepreneurs program” !

29.03.2016 Biz4eye is EU funded, cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring creative entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in real in other participating ( Italy, Poland, Portugal, Latvian, Finland) countries.

Talsinki Metropolitan Incubation project consolidates Estonian and Finnish entrepreneurs

29.03.2016 The unique incubation project Talsinki has been launched for developing new business relations between entrepreneurs based in Estonia and Finland. Talsinki is now open for applications for the first networking event.

International students at the School of Business find internships in start-up companies

06.04.2016 International degree students and the entrepreneurs at Aalto Start-Up Center found each other.

Talsinki Metropolitan Incubation startups pitched in front of Finnish investors (FiBAN).

03.05.2016 The new incubation project Talsinki aims for developing new business relations between entrepreneurs based in Estonia and Finland. One main focus of developing new business relations is to attract more investments to Estonian and Finnish promising new startups.

Futurice emphasises an open and transparent working culture

24.05.2016 Their time in the business incubator clarified their business idea that has since become successful.

Efima Success Story

01.08.2016 It isn’t worth making compromises when recruiting for growth businesses. The team game builds success, growth and business culture.

Summer of Startups brings heat to new businesses

16.08.2016 The Aaltoes accelerator programme provides startups with an opportunity to try their hand at full-time entrepreneurship over the summer.

Halfliken Oy ensimmäinen julkaisu Mad Art Millionaire

18.08.2016 Mad Art Millionaire on ensimmäinen virtuaalinen talent show - kilpailu maailmassa.

Usetrace joins prestigious US accelerator

07.10.2016 Usetrace has developed its cloud-based test automation tool for web developers since 2012 and is now on the verge of a big breakthrough. In July it became only the second Finnish startup to join renowned US accelerator programme ‘500 Startups’.    

Start-Up Center companies in learning solution selling

11.10.2016 Sales can be interesting and fun exploration to customers mind and world, where our mission is to find opportunities to help customer full fill their dreams. Sales is about having good dialogue about that with your customer.  

Growth business centre to complement the Otaniemi ecosystem

20.10.2016 The new centre will bring startups, incubators and necessary corporate services under a single roof. The aim is to also provide these businesses with access to the University's technology and research infrastructure.

Season's Greetings from Aalto Start-Up Center

22.12.2016 Season's Greetings from Aalto Start-Up Center!