100 startups / startagains from various industries will face the judges in the first round of the pitching competition in Piazza.
The hosts for "the marathon pitching day" will be Reidar Wasenius
and Amel Gaily
20 qualified startups, chosen by the judges, will be seen in the Ski Lift Pitch Battle -semifinals, presenting their business ideas to the investors sitting next to them.
The top ten competitors will make it all the way to the finals! One will get the cash prize of 10.000 €!
The host on Friday is André Nöel Chaker.
In celebration of Slush, the startup & investor early skier tickets are only 149€ (+ VAT).
The tickets include two days programme in Tahko: pitching competition participation (for startup/startagain), matchmaking tool, networking dinner, skiing ticket for Friday, Health19 -seminar.
The side event, Health19 seminar, hosted by the University of Eastern Finland, is moderated by Juha Yrjänheikki and offers a perfect mixture of health and business, giving it’s attendees a good, vibrant understanding of what life science, health and innovations are today.
The seminar focuses on health technology and well-being with keynote speakers from global companies, such as Dr. Chris Winter.
, for the Health19, with the TSLP ticket you have access to the seminar also.