What we're about

Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs globally in partnership with Google for Startups.

The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Founded in Silicon Valley, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs build their businesses, connect with strategic partners, and secure funding.

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Upcoming events (1)

Fireside Chat with Miika Karppinen

Terkko Meilahti , Helsinki

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-helsinki-presents-fireside-chat-with-miika-karppinen/ Miika has trained TEDx speakers, Speakersforum keynote speakers, top-level executives and young professionals alike. He has led Finland's most ambitious speaker accelerator, Talk The Talk. He has hosted the Livestream of the world's leading startup event, Slush, with[masked] viewers. Miika has spoken to audiences of hundreds and thousands in Finland & abroad. "I wasn't always like this. In fact, I used to be a shy, withdrawn kid, but I grew into a stage-loving performer. I've experienced how life-changing it has been to be able to walk confidently onto the stage and talk about what's important" - Miika Agenda 5:00 PM: Startup Grind Helsinki Introduction 5:30 PM: Speed Networking 6:00 PM: Fireside Chat 7:00 PM: Networking and Interaction with Speaker 7:30 PM: End --- Speaker Miika Karppinen - TalkTheTalk (Former Program Cordinator) I’ve trained TEDx speakers, Speakersforum keynote speakers, top-level executives and young professionals alike. I've led Finland's most ambitious speaker accelerator, Talk The Talk. I've hosted the Livestream of the world's leading startup event, Slush, with[masked] viewers. I've spoken to audiences of hundreds and thousands in Finland & abroad. Hosted By Kelvin Chikezie, Chapter Director Digital Marketing Expert | Social Media Strategist | Digital Growth Hacker | Business to Customers Genius | Customer Obsessed | Growth Disruption | Obsessed Mindset | Marketing Consultant | Creative Thinker | Entrepreneur Mindset | With over 3 Years of Practical Working experience in Digital Marketing, Brand and Customer Experience, Business to Customers, Growth Hacking, Brand Experience Management across Europe, Middle East and Africa (Finland, Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo and other parts of Middle East) Co-founder of a Digital Marketing, Branding and Software development company (Tentacles.com.ng) and a passionate Technology and startup lover. Maria Bougamza, Co-Director --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Partner Helsinki Think Company (https://thinkcompany.fi/) WHO WE ARE Helsinki Think Company is the entrepreneurship society of the University of Helsinki. Most importantly, we are a vibrant community of changemakers open for anyone to join. --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind. --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-helsinki-presents-fireside-chat-with-miika-karppinen/

Past events (15)

Startup Grind Helsinki Summer Party

Terkko Meilahti , Helsinki

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