“Finland has two things that are arguably the best in the world: educational system and maternal health care”, thought Sini Havukainen, CEO of Applicado Oy in 2014. “The former is being exported all around the world with great expense, but what about the latter? Should we be the first?”
Modern day Tampere has invested a lot of resources in an ecosystem that creates and nurtures more startup buzz, and the latest, most visible outcome of this investment was the first Stream Festival in October 9th 2018 at Hiedanranta.
HILLA Entertainment is one of the five Finnish companies that were chosen to Nordic Brand Licensing Marketing's booth in Brand Licensing Europe. HILLA Entertainment gets also an opportunity to pitch in Embassy of Finland, London. The company will promote it's Football Triathlon event format and has already successfully booked meetings with well-known football clubs.
Are you in the search of private and public funding for growth and internationalisation? Do you need tips on how to approach angel investors and venture capitalists? You're not alone, Business Tampere’s helpdesk of financial services offers help.
Technology company Forciot is aiming for the international market. Making use of stretchable and printable electronics in a measurement system is an innovation that will give the chance to take the world by storm.