Startups and president met at the Startup Sauna

Aalto Start-Up Center was proud to be part of the state visit of HE President of Poland, Mr. Andrzej Duda to Aalto University Startup Sauna. Eight Polish startups were part of the delegation and we brought also some of our startups to pitch, meet and mingle.


President Duda was welcomed to Aalto University by Vice President Hannu Seristö. Startup Sauna was presented by Director of Community Kasper Suomalainen. There were eight Polish startups: Blebox,, Abyss Glass, Autenti, Billion, XTPL, Sense and Quotiss; as well as teams from Startup Sauna acceleration program. Aalto Start-Up Center startups were CollectiveCrunch, Teraloop, Floud, ZenTreasury and Chainfrog.

The event was an interesting opportunity to meet other startups from different backgrounds and good discussions took place!

 Iceye is an Aalto-based space technology startup. Here’s CEO Rafal Modrezewski with President Duda.

CEO Rolf Schmitz presenting CollectiveCrunch, a company building a data and analytics platform that models technical data in the climatic context.

Chainfrog team, Director of Sales & Marketing Meiss Martén and CEO Keir Finlow-Bates. Chainfrog is building blockchain solutions database ecosystems.