Start­up Sta­tion

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Start­up Sta­tion is home for like-mind­ed peo­ple. We wel­come ambi­tion, desire for con­tin­u­ous devel­op­ment and dri­ve to shape the future togeth­er. Whether you are a start­up vet­er­an, a curios new­bie, or an expe­ri­enced spe­cial­ist — our doors are open for you!

What is Start­up Sta­tion?

Locat­ed at Hal­li­tuskatu 36A in Oulu we are a start­up hub that offers inspi­ra­tion, knowl­edge and net­work­ing for aspir­ing entre­pre­neurs and ear­ly-stage star­tups through events and train­ing pro­grams.

We are on a mis­sion to expand the pool of inno­va­tion enthu­si­asts and cre­ate even more suc­cess­ful star­tups in Oulu. We pro­vide a safe and a friend­ly envi­ron­ment for builders and cre­ators to share, inno­vate, fail, thrive and reach for new heights!


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Address: 1st floor, Hal­li­tuskatu 36 A, 90100 Oulu


Start­up Express

Are you inter­est­ed in launch­ing your own start­up in Oulu, but not sure how to get start­ed? Start­up Express is a 14-week pre-incu­ba­tor pro­gram that pro­vides skills, con­fi­dence and con­tacts to empow­er you on your jour­ney. Join us to take your start­up idea into real­i­ty with work­shops from the experts, 1‑on‑1 men­tor­ing and peer learn­ing.

Start­up Sta­tion
Morn­ing Cof­fee

Join us every Thurs­day morn­ing from 08:30 – 09:30 am at Start­up Sta­tion to delve into a range of top­ics on entre­pre­neur­ship. Our cof­fee ses­sions are designed to be both engag­ing and inspir­ing, offer­ing a blend of spe­cial­ist knowl­edge and com­mu­ni­ty sup­port to fuel your entre­pre­neur­ial and pro­fes­sion­al jour­ney.

Morn­ing cof­fee ses­sions are open to all, no reg­is­tra­tion need­ed!


Start­up Sta­tion Mem­ber­ship

Are you an ear­ly-stage start­up team look­ing for a space and com­mu­ni­ty to help you devel­op your idea? Start­up Sta­tion offers a one-time oppor­tu­ni­ty for all ear­ly-stage start­up teams to receive 7–22 access for 6 months for your team mem­bers. You can use our co-work­ing space, lounge area and meet­ing rooms for your needs.

Start­up Sta­tion

Start­up Sta­tion hosts a range of events on entre­pre­neur­ship and inno­va­tion. From Tech­stars Start­up Week­end Oulu to SLUSH stream­ing we are here to serve you the best start­up events in town. Join us to meet the local start­up com­mu­ni­ty and get inspired to hop on your own ven­ture!



If you have any ques­tions about Start­up Sta­tion, please don’t hes­i­tate to con­tact:

Viera Karam
Start­up Pro­gram Man­ag­er
+358 40 674 7862


Jan Schmidt
Start­up Express Com­mu­ni­ty Man­ag­er
+358 46 661 3752


Sari Kaup­pi­la
Start­up Sta­tion Com­mu­ni­ty Man­ag­er 
+358 44 703 8301