Jyväskylä University, Martti Ahtisaari Hall in Agora building.
Date and time for the event is: 25.1.2018 at 18:00 local time.
Organizers offers pizza, drinks + overall badge for the first 200 participants.
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Lean Startup Riot 2018 celebrates the outcomes of the Lean Startup course. The startup teams have worked hard and are now looking for an early stage investment from business angels.
Lean startup course is open for everyone!
Yes, you can be the one asking for funding next year. Whether you come from other faculties inside JYU or from JAMK, you can be one of the startuppers for the 2019 class.
Lean Startup Riot 2018 Event
17:30 Registration starts
18:00 Welcome words (Dean, professor Pasi Tyrväinen, professor Pekka Abrahamsson, dr. Harri Kiljander from F-Secure and the judges)
18:30 Riot: Shark's tank & Pitches
20:00 Networking, Demos, Cocktail, Pizzas & hyde park
22:00 Closing of the event
Our judges are experienced and successful professionals who have worked in the startups and funded them. They are seeking for great startup teams with a solid idea and willingness to scale their startup to global markets.
Jason's tech startup experience spans more than a decade, with exits in Silicon Valley and Singapore.
His current angel investments include a SaaS company in Los Angeles, an educational website in Vietnam and FinTech ventures in NY and Singapore.
Vesa is the CEO of UniFund that funds university-based startups and research innovations.
Vesa has an extensive background and experience in high-tech companies and global ventures.
Mikko Ahonen is a all-around business expert with special expertise in in corporate mergers and acquisitions. He has pioneered the Protomo startup incubator at Jyväskylä for 5 years and speerheaded a number of startups to success.
Today he works at Vinanssi Ltd and helps corporations to keep growing bigger.
Harri is a leader, designer and a startupper that leads innovative initiatives inside and outside of F-Secure.
He has more than 20 years of experience and he knows how to make a large company behave like a startup.
LEAN STARTUP RIOT 2018 TEAMS
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