These events are the places to be for investors at SHIFT 2019
28 August, 11am – 6pm: Å-pitch – Official SHIFT Side Event @ Marina Palace & Jakke
Seminar, matchmaking & startup competition
Å Pitch is the first Nordic pitching event under the slogan “do good, do business”. This means we are looking for startups centered around ethical and sustainable business that provide solutions that “do good”, be it combating climate change, fostering sustainable development, peace tech, water, waste and food solutions, trustworthy AI, etc. Of course, the businesses also need to “do business” and have solid business plans. Read more.
29 August, 10.00am – 11.am: Investor & Executive Meetup @ Jakke
Investor & Executive breakfast
Meet other investors & executives who are attending SHIFT 2019 and enjoy breakfast in good company. Jakke Ferry will take you to the main event venue from Turku center.
29 August, 4.30pm – 5.30pm : EXIT @ Aura
EXIT – Official Book Publication
EXIT is a book full of incredible success stories, deep insights, and never-before-published anecdotes. With 15 different stories on Finnish entrepreneurship, EXIT is for everybody involved or interested in growing a business. Come and meet the authors and people behind these staggering stories. Read more.
30 August, 12.30 – 1.30pm: Round Table – Jumanne Mtambalike, CEO, Sahara Ventures @ Round Table room 1
Talk with people who make a difference
Real Talk is your opportunity to meet and talk real issues with top angel investors and venture capitalists, handpicked by us to broaden your perspective. On this Real Talk session, you will meet Jumanne Mtambalike, the Chief Executive Officer of Sahara Ventures. Limited number of seats available. RSVP will open in August. Read more about Jumanne.
30 August, 5pm: Boost Startup Journey Demoday – Official SHIFT Side Event @ Sigyn Hall
Pitching competition and demo session
Witness the finalists of the best accelerator program in Finland* pitch on stage and demonstrate their final results.
*Nordic Startup Awards 2015 Best Accelerator Program Winner
30 August, 9pm: Bore Experience @ S/S Bore
Meet startups in a relaxed atmosphere. It’s time to party!
Boost will also throw a closing party at S/S Bore. The party has been one of the most notorious events during SHIFT week, where startuppers, entrepreneurs, and investors party until sunset. Read more.
Get your ticket now >>
- 2-Day full festival experience plus side events
- Access to the exclusive Investor Track program
- Access to the matchmaking tool
- Opportunity to schedule meetings with 150+ startups
- Opportunity to see dozens of startups pitch on stage
- Entry to the official After Party
*Limited amount of investor tickets available, so act fast