The *ship Growth Track is an investor event on Thursday, July 13th for ICT and mobile entrepreneurs seeking business growth.

Hop onboard the *ship, join other investors and entrepreneurs in the maritime fun of the Tall Ships Races in Kotka, Finland. Meet fresh and interesting growth companies from Finland and abroad.

Growth companies are invited to submit a one-pager and apply to pitch at the event.

Wednesday evening participants are invited to the VIP Growth Track cocktail party for investors and growth companies. Thursday evening is the *ship Gala where you will meet the *ship Startup Festival’s international speakers, mentors and student startup teams from the Pitch Captain competition.

Wednesday 12.7.2017

18:00Opening Parade – Kotka Maritime Festival
20:00      VIP *ship Growth Track Cocktail Party high up in a lighthouse

Thursday 13.7.2017

9:30 Breakfast networking at *ship
10:00      Keynote speech & panel discussion led by Deal Flow Manager
          Helleke Heikkinen, FIBAN Finnish Business Angel Network
10:45Growth Companies Pitching
12:00Lunch Cruise in the Kotka Archipelago
15:00Become acquainted with Tall Ships Race ships
16:00Pitch Captain Competition for student-led startups
19:00*ship Gala Evening

If you wish to stay overnight in Kotka, we have a number rooms available Wednesday night 12.7. at the Sokos Hotel Kotka, please contact us.

To register for the event or apply to pitch, contact:

Heidi Sjögren
Head of Program
Levelup Startup Accelerator
+ 358 40 1902 547

Erna Gronow
Community Manager
Levelup Startup Accelerator
+358 40 1902 558