NorthernStars -tapahtuma 1.11.2023 Ravintola Nallikarissa Oulussa

Nort­hernS­tars

1st Novem­ber 2023 at 9–16.15

Res­tau­rant Nal­li­ka­ri, Nal­li­ka­rin­ran­ta 15, 90510 Oulu


Welco­me to Nort­hernS­tars!

Oulu is full of great success sto­ries, and it is yet again time to showca­se what our Nort­hernS­tars are made of, along with their jour­neys to growth and success. You will hear the sto­ries of com­pa­nies from start to all the way to finish – to exit. How did all this hap­pen?

Come and find out at Nort­hernS­tars!

A day full of great key­no­tes, panel discus­sions, and pitc­hes. Meet with inves­tors and enjoy a great atmosp­he­re plus excel­lent talks about inves­ting and growth from both the com­pa­nies’ and inves­tors’ points of view.

That is what Nort­hernS­tars is made of!

Regi­stra­tion

The event is free of char­ge


Pro­gram

9:00
Regi­stra­tion and cof­fee

9:25
Welco­me words
Lau­ra Meri­läi­nen — Star­tup and Inves­tor Rela­tions Mana­ger, Business­Oulu

9:30
Key­no­te – From Co-foun­der to Exit to Star­tup Wee­kend to Co-foun­der – Sto­ry of Jonos.io
Pee­tu Nuot­ta­jär­vi – Chief Tech­no­lo­gy Officer, Jonos.io and Co-Foun­der, Buut­ti

9:50
Com­pa­ny pitc­hes

10:00
Key­no­te – How to find the cou­ra­ge to jump on a star­tup rol­lercoas­ter when mar­kets are screa­ming reces­sion?
Juuso Huus­ko-Vii­ki­lä – Co-Foun­der, Duty

10:20
Key­no­te – Ten megat­rends that will affect our futu­re and bring new busi­ness oppor­tu­ni­ties
Eli­na Hil­tu­nen – Futu­rist, Key­no­te spea­ker

11:00
Com­pa­ny pitc­hes

11.10
Key­no­te – From Zero to Hero — How pas­sion and per­sis­tence led into success and growth? Case Ben­ja­min
Erno Tau­riai­nen – CEO & Foun­der, Ben­ja­min

11:30
Lunch

12:30
Key­no­te – How Fiban strengt­hens regio­nal growth eco­sys­tems?
Ant­ti Leh­ti­mä­ki – Fiban Board Mem­ber

12:45
Key­no­te – Ear­ly launch to enga­ge end users – Steam ear­ly access launch of Great Houses of Cal­de­ria
Anna Salo­maa – CEO & Co-Foun­der, Resis­tance Games

13:00
Key­no­te – Hed­ging your angel invest­ments during down­turn
Rene Krom­hof ‑Angel inves­tor

13:30
Panel discus­sion – Foun­der dyna­mics, Case Buut­ti
Mode­ra­tor:
Lau­ra Meri­läi­nen — Star­tup and Inves­tor Rela­tions Mana­ger, Business­Oulu
Mik­ko Kois­ti­nen – CEO & Co-Foun­der, Buut­ti
Pee­tu Nuot­ta­jär­vi – Co-Foun­der, Buut­ti

14:00
Cof­fee and networ­king

15:00
Panel discus­sion – Gai­ning momen­tum by fai­ling
Mode­ra­tor:
Sami Halo­nen, Chief Gar­de­ner and Co-Foun­der, Kie­lo Growth
Mart­ta Ter­vo­nen – CEO & Foun­der
Ykä Mar­ja­nen – CEO & Foun­der, Man­na Insect
Juuso Nis­si­lä – Co-Foun­der & Chief Scien­ti­fic Officer, Sum­ma Labs

15:30
Hun­ting Sca­la­bi­li­ty – Fin­ding the right Pro­duct-Mar­ket-Fit (PMF) – Case Anica­re

Aki Mart­ti­la – CEO & Foun­der, Anica­re

15:40
Hun­ting Sca­la­bi­li­ty – Fin­ding the right Pro­duct-Mar­ket-Fit (PMF) – reflec­ti­ve panel discus­sion
Mode­ra­tor:
Lau­ra Meri­läi­nen – Star­tup and Inves­tor Rela­tions Mana­ger, Business­Oulu
Mark­ku Lap­pa­lai­nen – Angel Inves­tor, Serial Ent­repre­neur & Men­tor
Hen­ri Heik­ki­nen – Foun­der, Valco
Turo Ter­vo­nen – CEO, Murea

16:10
Wrap up and clo­sing words
Lau­ra Meri­läi­nen

16:15
Event ends …And After­par­ty starts


After­par­ty

When & Whe­re

1st Novem­ber 2023 18:30 onwards

Mal­las­kel­la­ri, Kirk­ko­ka­tu 17, 90100 Oulu (See loca­tion on map)

Let’s reach for the Nort­hernS­tars!


Spea­kers

Peetu Nuottajärven kasvokuva

Pee­tu
Nuot­ta­jär­vi

Juuso Huusko-Viikilän kasvokuva

Juuso
Huus­ko-Vii­ki­lä

Eli­na
Hil­tu­nen

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Erno
Tau­riai­nen

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Ant­ti
Leh­ti­mä­ki

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Anna
Salo­maa

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Rene
Krom­hof

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Mik­ko
Kois­ti­nen

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Sami
Halo­nen

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Mart­ta
Ter­vo­nen

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Ykä
Mar­ja­nen

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Juuso
Nis­si­lä

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Aki
Mart­ti­la

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Mark­ku
Lap­pa­lai­nen

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Hen­ri
Heik­ki­nen

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Turo
Ter­vo­nen

Infor­ma­tion about the event

Lau­ra Meri­läi­nen
Star­tup and Inves­tor Rela­tions Mana­ger
040 573 1511
laura.merilainen@businessoulu.com

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