FiBAN Pitch Tampere
Regional pitching competition in Tampere 16th November at 15:00- at NewFactory
There is a great opportunity for startups in the Tampere Region. A region-wide pitching competition offers two winner startups a chance to join Slush, the leading startup event in Europe Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2017 in Helsinki. Traditionally the winner gets additional visibility and will attract a great deal of interest among local investors too. Registration for the competition ends on November 1, 2017.
The competition is organized by Fiban, Business Tampere, Accelerando and New Factory. The winners will be voted at the pitching event on the 16th of November when selected regional finalists pitch to investors and experts who vote for the two best pitches.
− The winning startup gets a Slush ticket and also professional coaching for their investor pitch to help them to prepare for the Slush. The startup will be provided by an experienced mentor for the event and will meet min. 10 investors and potential partners, says Jussi Heinilä, the man behind the competition.
This is the 5th time for this pitching competition in Tampere. In 2013 the winner was Tamturbo, the company which closed more than a 1M euros funding after the competition. Braincare and Eximap were the winners in 2014 and in 2015 – both companies in the growth track. Winner of 2016, Forciot has received number of offer for funding since the Slush event.
Registrations by e-mail by November 10th to firstname.lastname@example.org or Jussi Heinilä (tel. +358 40 535 3873).