Teknologia 19 Startup Competition

The aim of Teknologia 19 Startup competition award is to present new and remarkable technological solutions. The winner of the Teknologia 19 Startup Competition will be awarded with a scholarship of € 10,000.

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Teknologia 19 Startup Competition

Teknologia 19 competition for startup companies is now open! The aim for the award is to present new and remarkable technological solutions. The winner of the Teknologia 19 Startup Competition will be awarded with a scholarship of € 10,000 awarded by the Finnish Fair Foundation. The competition is is organised together with Teknologia 19 fair and  Fiban (Finnish Business Angels Network).

Teknologia 19 Startup Competition is organised in cooperation with Fiban

Purpose of the Teknologia 19 Startup Competition

Startup Competition aims to introduce the most promising and potential growth company in 2019 within technology companies. The price can be awarded for a remarkable, creative and innovative solution within technology industry. It can be a commercial product, technology or an application. The solution will, at its best, bring new perspective to the technology industry.

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Applications for the contest are taken until 8th September. After the deadline the jury will choose 5-7 most suitable ideas or solutions for a pitching competition organised at Teknologia 19 event. The jury will choose the winner on the basis of the pitching competition. The pitching event will take place on Wednesday 6 November. The winner will be announced at Teknologia 19 event party the same evening.



The chair of the jury is the president of Finnish Business Angels Network FiBAN Janne Jormalainen. Other members of the jury are Board Member of FIBAN and business angel Saga Forss, Managing Director of Suppliers of Electronic Instruments and Components Association (ELKOMIT) Veli-Matti Kankaanpää, Vice President of Robotics Society in Finland and Managing Director at Yaskawa Finland Nina Lehtinen, Board Member of Finnish Information Processing Association, TIVIA Reino Myllymäki, Head of Growth Programmes at Teknologiateollisuus – Technology Industries of Finland Piia Simpanen, Advisor at the Association of Finnish Technical Traders Jan Sucksdorff, Office Manager for Finnish Maintenance Society, Promaint Jaakko Tennilä, President of Finnish Hydraulics & Pneumatics Association Kalle Tuohimaa and President of Finnish Society of Automation Marko Vuorio.

Own exhibition stand at Teknologia 19 fair

Is your startup at the point where you need customers, sales and partners? Messukeskus Helsinki together with its partner NewCo Helsinki have created startup area at Teknologia 19 fair where you can reach your goals.

Participation includes a space at the startup area (a table and two chairs), possibility to bring marketing material, visibility in the events marketing channels, Brella event networking software and possibility to book time from the program stage. The attendees are chosen from the applicants.

Participation to the event is free for the chosen startups. Apply now!

For more information: gianluca.cioletti@hel.fi



Palkinnon voi saada merkittävästä, luovasta ja kekseliäästä ratkaisusta teknologian alalla.

Apply for the Teknologia 19 Startup Competition