Tahko Ski Lift Pitch

Tahko Ski Lift Pitch 
April 7.-8.2021

The most exciting way to the top!

2 minutes to pitch. 1 hell of a ride. 
Tahko Ski Lift Pitch is a thrilling, two-day pitch event that pairs start-ups with investors, in a ski lift chair, for a chance to win a grand prize of 20,000 €. It all happens around the stunning slopes and laid-back, après ski atmosphere of the Tahko Ski Resort in Finland – Talk about a captive audience!  
Ready to take your business concept to new heights?  

Come hungry. 
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet and establish relationships with business angels and venture capitalists as you pitch your unquenchable appetite for success.  

Live a little. 
You're at Tahko, after all. The resort's relaxing and reinvigorating après ski atmosphere is ideal for risk-takers. Working your way to the top is challenging enough already. Why not enjoy the ride a little while you’re on it?

Here’s what’s in store for 2021: 

To the victor goes the 20K. 
The grand prize of 20,000 € still stands. But this year start-ups & start-agains have an opportunity to be paired and work closely with leading Finnish companies to help them better ground, test, and expand their concepts.  

For angels and daredevils. 
An exclusive opportunity to find the next big ideas. Business angels and venture capitalists get a chance to meet tomorrow’s business leaders and help them bring their innovative ideas to market.  

Here, inspiration is contagious. 
Tahko Ski Lift Pitch 2020 is a fun and stimulating event where new ideas flourish. Established companies not only have an opportunity to help start-ups, they also have a chance to discover new ways of thinking and working that can lead to new insights within their own organizations. 

An up-lifting educational experience. 
Who says education can’t be fun? This engaging pitch event is an incredibly motivational and inspiring learning experience for students with a taste for entrepreneurship. They will have a chance to see how start-ups, business leaders, and investors work together to get new business ideas off the ground. 

Ticket sales coming up soon!
See you in Tahko!

Karolina Huuhtanen & Team
Project Manager
Kuopio Region Chamber of Commerce

Thank you for supporting us!

  • Itä-Suomen Yliopisto
  • Savilahti
  • BusinessKuopio
  • Berggren
  • Finland Chamber of Commerce
  • Nostetta
  • Break Sokos Hotel Tahko
  • LuovaVeto
  • Savonia
  • Pohjois-Savon liitto
  • Innovestor
  • Nordea
  • KPY Novapolis
  • Grano
  • Butterfly ventures
  • FiBan
  • Talentree
  • Iisalmi