Startup Sauna in Vilnius
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Vilnius Tech Park (Antakalnio 17)
2017-02-22 09:30 - 2017-02-22 12:30
Europe’s leading accelerator Startup Sauna is coming to Vilnius to help the most promising tech startups.
Apply to Startup Sauna’s free one-day coaching event to gain honest feedback from experienced serial entrepreneurs and investors. Attending startups have the opportunity to be shortlisted for the Startup Sauna Spring 2017 acceleration program held May 2nd – June 16th in Helsinki, Finland. The best pitch of the day wins a ticket to Slush 2017!
15 best startup teams will be selected for the event. Apply latest by February 15th via Gust. https://gust.com/accelerators/startup-sauna/programs/vilnius-feb22
09:30 – Doors open
10:00 – Introduction
10:30 – Startups pitch (3min/team)
12:30 – Lunch break
13:00 – 1on1 coaching (selected startups)
13:00 – Talks/roundtables (rest of startups)
16:00 – Wrap-up
Coaches: Juha Ruohonen (Superhero Capital), Jarmo Kuusivuori (Wolfcorner Ltd) and Lauri Kokkila (Inventure).
Startup Sauna connects the most promising startups from Nordics, Eastern Europe, and Russia with experienced serial entrepreneurs, investors and other industry experts through an intensive 7-week program held in Helsinki, Finland. It focuses heavily on business development: from pitching to putting together an investor deck and from finding a scalable business model to understanding the target market and customers’ needs. Hands-on help in areas such as legal, marketing, branding and PR is also available.
About Startup Sauna:
Startup Sauna is an intensive 7-week accelerator program arranged twice a year in its co-working space in Helsinki, Finland.
Startup Sauna is non-profit; they take no equity, and the events and the program are free. The best teams of each batch are brought to Berlin & London after the accelerator program to get understanding of the market, i.e. to meet investors, customers, and partners. Also, once a year selected, A-round ready alumni are taken to Silicon Valley on a similar trip. Once accepted to Startup Sauna, a company also gets access to Slush, the leading startup and investor conference in Europe.
Startup Sauna has 208 alumni companies who have raised in total over $111M in external funding.