Partners Online Challenge 2017

The *ship & Partners Online Challenge 2017 is created and organised by *ship – The Startup Festival and the Challenge Partners: Karhu Voima and Cursor. This Online Challenge is open to all, where anyone from anywhere can take part in solving interesting and topical challenges given by our partner companies.

The *ship & Partners Online Challenge 2017 promotes social impact and interdisciplinary cooperation and features innovations from different fields. The competition entries are assessed based on how novel, creative, solution-focused and impactful they are.

Challenges are available at
Power to the People, with Karhu Voima
Talent to the Region, with Cursor

Registration for the challenges opens on 4th July 15:00 and is open until 12th July.

Final challenges are announced 11th July 14:00 on this website and at the Opening Ceremony of *ship 2017.

Deadline for the submission of entries is 13th July 14:00.

The winner is announced at the Closing Gala of the *ship 2017 on 13th of July. The main prize for each challenge is 1000 euros.

If you wish to take part in both the challenges, please fill in the enrollment form for each challenge separately.

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The contact person for the competition is

Aletta Purola
Challenge Project Manager

The Partners Online Challenge 2017 is organized with the support of ely Growth Project: