Matchmaking Event 7.4.2016: Co-create your research idea with companies

Matchmaking Event 7.4.2016_University of HelsinkiCo-create your research idea with companies, business angels and experts from NewCo Helsinki

When: 7.4.2016, 16:00–19:00
Where: NewCo Helsinki, Ensi linja 1, Helsinki

Registration: Registration form

  • Do you want to know what companies are thinking about your research idea/research results?
  • Are you planning to apply funds from the key project funding (kärkihanke) from Academy of Finland and you need end user views?
  • Are you looking for new networks and do you want to meet possible company partners?

Impact Accelerator Program of the University of Helsinki together with its collaborators are organizing a Matchmaking Event at 7.4.2016. The goal of the event is to present early stage university research ideas/results to the companies and get feedback from business representatives.

Benefits for researchers, join the event:
Come and join the event! We are looking for cases that are in early stage. The minimum is that you have a research idea/or some research results and you are willing to get support. The benefits of the event:

  • You’ll have a change to make a 3 min. pitch and get your idea known.
  • Experts representing different organizations give feedback and tell if your idea has potential to develop into a business/or benefit the society.
  • You will be able to test your idea with stakeholders and end users.
  • You’ll network with new people and companies.

16:00–16:15 Coffee and welcome
16:15–17:30 Pitching
17:30–19:00 Feedback / Networking

Please register to the event with your research idea. Deadline for registration is 23.3.2016:

Joel Takala, joel.takala (at), +358 50 448 8985
Research Services, University of Helsinki

The event is organized by:
University of Helsinki, Helsinki Innovation Services HIS, NewCo Helsinki, Helsinki Think Company