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Startup and scaleup application is now open for Knights of Nordics!


Eager to showcase your startup to an invite-only audience, meet fellow startups, and network with venture capitalists and angel investors from all over the world? Then keep reading, Knights of Nordics is the event not to miss!

During the two days prior to Slush, Knights of Nordics offers you a possibility to pitch in front of local and global investors and get your message across. In addition to the pitches, there will be time for confidential discussions, casual conversations, and engaging encounters. The event offers you an opportunity showcase your solution to the investors and tech leaders, targeting to spark further discussions, collaborations, and possible future funding. 

Location: Espoo and Helsinki

Date: November 28-29, 2023

Cost: No cost, but the attendance is invite-only. The startup application phase is open until September 3rd.

Industry focus: Broad, primarily driven by a purpose and geared to solve the wicked problems. For example, bio & circular economy, cleantech, energy, new space, ICT (5G, 6G, AI, etc.), semiconductors & microchips, quantum, health, new materials

As the birthplace of many of Finland’s unicorns, and over 50% of country’s research-based startups, Espoo invites forward-looking founders and talents to tap into the unique atmosphere of deep tech and nature. Welcome to sense spirit of close collaboration, radical cross-disciplinary creativity, and shared purpose!

Ready to apply?

If you have a well-formed and tested business idea and seek funding or strategic partnerships, wait no more and fill the application!