Startup Ski Academy

Next Ski Academy on May 9th, at Saana.
Relaxed meeting and pitching events in
Kuopio every 6 weeks, starting at 16:22 o'clock.

p.s you don´t actually need skis

Next event

9.5.2019 at 16:22, Kuopion Saana 

Timo Joutsenoja, possibilities of IPR for startups

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Lets continue skiing with a wonderfull lake view! The new Saana will be our next Ski Academy place. The subject will be IPR possibilities with Kolster´s Senior IPR Business Manager Timo Joutsenoja, DI, TkT, from whom you can ask anything about the matter. Don´t worry, we will have the session in english if there is just one, who's finnish is not fluent.
Check out more about Timo here.
Saana, Siikaranta 12.

Tervetuloa kuulemaan ja keskustelemaan asiantuntijan kanssa IPR-asioiden merkityksestä ja mahdollisuuksista start-up -yrityksille. Aluksi kerrataan lyhyesti IPR:n perusteita ja sitten käydään läpi käytännönläheisesti mitä IPR asioita aloittavan yrityksen on hyvä huomioida. Kannattaako patentointiin investoida? Mitä vaihtoehtoja on? Miten IPR vaikuttaa yrityksen arvonmuodostukseen?

  • IPR-strategiat start-up -yrityksistä globaaleihin suuryrityksiin
  • IPR-omaisuuden kartuttaminen ja salkunhallinta, IPR-salkun analysointi
  • IPR-prosessien määrittäminen, teknologian suojaus ja patentointi
  • Kaupallistamispotentiaalin kartoitus, IPR-omaisuuden käyttö liiketoiminnassa, IPR-omaisuuden lisensointi ja myynti
  • IPR Due Diligence, IPR-arvonmääritys
  • IPR-riskinhallinta, riskianalyysit, IPR-loukkausten arviointi

Previous events



14:00-16:00 Workshop - "Financing and valuation. How to get financing for my company? How does valuation work? What kind of investors are out there? What is a shareholder's agreement and what do I need to know about it?
At 16:22 Ski Academy at 16:22
Tomi Kaukinen: "From Helsinki to Real Madrid" -An inspiring story of how on earth a little startup from Helsinki ends up doing business with one of the world biggest sporting clubs in Spain? 
The pitching competition - the winner gets a ticket to Tahko Ski Lift Pitch!

Tomi Kaukinen is a serial entrepreneur and a speaker who has worked with the world's biggest sports teams and taken his companies all the way to Malesia. Now he focuses on mentoring startups and his License to Fail concept. Go check it out - lots of useful hands-on info about the startup world! (In Finnish)
He is passionate, knowledgeable, detail oriented, creative and committed to advising startups.


MR. Atte Penttinen

At 16:22 Ski Academy - Atte Penttinen will tell about Maria01 which is a community campus for ambitious tech startups. Home to the next generation of tech teams working side by side with venture capitalists, established companies, and the extended ecosystem to help each other succeed in the competitive startup environment.
Could we find a similar facility in Kuopio? We're here to find out.