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The Tampere region is built for cleantech success

Finland has been touted as a buzzing centre of cleantech activity for some years. The country with the happiest people in the world, with the best air quality, is naturally the country that will save the planet as well. With companies like Ecolan and Carbofex, two rising cleantech stars in Tampere Region, it might actually be possible.

Specma concentrates logistics operations in the Tampere Region

Specma Oy, a subsidiary of a leading Nordic hydraulics company, has chosen the Tampere Region as the location of its logistics operations because of the good transport connections. Business Tampere offered Specma an easy access to the region.

Revolutionary e-bike drive systems from Finland to the rest of the world

Tampere-based Revonte is one of our Nordic Startup School talents. They are looking for an international breakthrough, but they also want to encourage others towards more eco-friendly technology development.

Startup Tampere Goes to Arctic15!

Startup Tampere goes to Arctic15 June 5th-6th and takes 12 growing startups with them from Tampere region. Apply for the ticket by 21st April.

Learning from the best – Startup Mentoring Corner featuring Eran Yarkoni

The second Startup Mentoring Corner event organized by Startup Tampere had the privilege of having Eran Yarkoni from Israel Tech Gate as the guest speaker and one-on-one mentor. Eran shared for us Tampere region startups some interesting insights.

Collaboration to Growth: Starting a workplace cultural change

Collaboration to Growth – agile experiments: Pirkanmaan Jätehuolto (Tampere Regional Solid Waste Management Ltd.) started its work culture redesign journey with the help of a Gofore workshop. Principal Consultant Riikka Jakovuori of Gofore and CEO Harri Kallio of Pirkanmaan Jätehuolto will share their views on the agile beginning of the process.

Introducing the future – here are the stars of Nordic Startup School

Nordic Startup School is a program organized in collaboration with Golden Gateway and Startup Tampere, the initiative under Business Tampere, to help the most promising startups boost their quest for an international success. Now the search is over, and the organizers have eventually selected eight startups, along with five prospects to join them.

KONE elevator maintenance challenge leads to new openings

KONE and Business Tampere invited local companies to solve issues of predictive elevator maintenance. The result: promising opportunities for new openings.

Tampere wants more start-ups

The City of Tampere aims to increase the number of start-ups in the city and promote the growth and internationalisation of local businesses. By supporting start-ups, the city creates an internationally competitive and attractive operating environment for budding businesses.

Stretchable electronics embedded into clothing and worn like a second skin

Say goodbye to cumbersome activity trackers and bulky smartwatches! We will soon see a new generation of flexible films that mold to our body like a second skin to monitor our performance and vital signs. 
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