Helsinki Startup Day 2019 – Shine with other stars!

20 Sep 2018

NewCo Helsinki presents: the second ever Helsinki Startup Day!

Meet startups, scaleups, investors and other ecosystem operators from the New Nordics on 4.6.2019 at Helsinki City Hall! We are including key players from the Baltics and Nordics, and showcase Helsinki as the hotspot for companies and fields of technology.

Helsinki Startup Day consists of keynotes, company pitches, workshops, coordinated networking and ecosystem introductions. The focus for this year is the GAMING field and HEALTH, WELLNESS & FUNCTIONAL FOOD sector, introducing the selected innovative and robust operators from the New Nordics and sharing contemporary findings from latest researches of startups and scaleups.

For succesful matchmaking, we are using the Brella app. You will receive the Brella code closer to the event.

All content is in English and free of charge for all attendees!


Agenda & timetable:

10:00 Opening words by City of Helsinki

10:15-12:00 Meet the World’s Happiest Ecosystem with Friends from the New Nordics!

12:00-13:30 Hungry for Being Well? A closer look at health tech and functional food markets. In collaboration with Terkko Health Hub, Upgraded, A Grid Health and Health Capital Helsinki.

13:30-15:30 Level Up! Game industry success stories from today and tomorrow. In collaboration with Neogames, IGDA Finland and Helsinki Games Factory.

15:30-16:00 Helsinki Ecosystem Startup Hero Award


There are workshops in the event for companies and investors. There is a limited capacity to each workshop, so be quick if you want to participate!

13:00-13:45 Why and How to Invest in Game Teams by IGDA Finland

14:00-14:45 How to Approach Different Health Stakeholders by Upgraded

More workshops will be released closer to the event.

NewCo Helsinki