What is it ?
In close collaboration with the City of Helsinki, Urban Tech Helsinki brings together the best research from Finnish universities in Helsinki’s vibrant startup ecosystem. The participants get to test their solutions in Testbed.helsinki as well as platforms and networks provided by other cities.
Our goal is to turn fresh innovations into successful, international business. We cooperate closely with large enterprises that invest in sustainable urban solutions. Solving global challenges is a business opportunity worth billions of euros – and it’s well worth taking.
We offer an incubation program for early-stage startups and pre-incubation for idea-phase teams for the following areas:
· Sustainable construction
· Smart mobility
· Urban food
· Clean energy
· Circular economy
· Waste management
· Urban well-being
What’s in it for me
Duration: 1+1+1 years (based on startup needs)We have a unique City and University collaboration offering real life City validation, testing and connections in the vibrant Helsinki startup ecosystem. We are based in Maria01 and Aalto University!
· FREE-OF-CHARGE for startups & NO equity taken
· FREE office space in Maria 01, the leading startup hub in Northern Europe
Coaching – One-to-one coaching sessions with our business experts and training following Aalto Startup Centers’s Business development, Solution development and Asset development model helping you to maximize your own unique potential to grow and scale up
Mentoring – Urban Tech Helsinki has access to Aalto Startup Center’s mentoring pool of 100+ mentors
Matchmaking and networking – Startups, companies, public sector (BF, cities), investors, partners, Urban tech ecosystem
See why you should join Urban Tech Hlsinki!
Application period now open! Apply until August 22nd!