September 10 - October 8
Crazy Town, Väinönkatu 9, Jyväskylä
Starts at 17.00 on event days
Five-week Entrepreneurship Programme
"It's not about ideas, it's about making them happen"
The Info video & why you should apply!
IDEA CREATION & TEAM BUILDING
VALIDATING BUSINESS IDEAS
CREATING THE PERFECT PITCH
Validating Business Ideas
Pirjo Suhonen is the founder of Ivana Helsinki, the first Nordic company to participate in the Paris fashion week. While her sister Paola took care of designing their products, Pirjo was responsible of the business side of the fashion company. In Discovery Tuesday, she will discuss creativity, business validation and how to spot ideas that may become upcoming megatrends.
Aslak De Silva
Aslak De Silva has been managing sales and marketing for over 10 years with proven track record. In his current position as the CEO of Nordic Business Forum he has a great lookout on business models in various industries. Before working for world’s most significant business conference, he was part of building the global success story of Naava. In his keynote, Aslak will share his expertise on business models, thus giving you insight on how to take your idea to next level and generate income with it.
Creating the Perfect Pitch
Lennu Keinänen is a serial entrepreneur and business angel. He has been an entrepreneur since a teenager and during these 20 years, he has been involved in more than 20 companies, either as a founder, investor or advisor. His biggest success is Paytrail, one of the biggest payment services in Finland, which he made an exit from in 2014. Now Lennu will share his experiences on pitching from both sides of the table.
Lennu's photo by Tero Takalo-Eskola