Want to hear the latest Nordic success growth stories and entrepreneurs behind them? Join the second Nordic Scale-up Summit in Helsinki on 5 June 2019.
The Nordic Scale-Up Summit will include some of the best unicorn and scale-up entrepreneurs, investors and influencers from the Nordics and internationally.
Among the key notes is Jeff Abbott, the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur and Tommy Palm, cofounder and CEO of Candycrush, Resolution Games.
08:30 - 09:15 VIP Breakfast (invitation only)
9:30 - 10:30 Leadership Workshop
Veijo Komulainen, Counsellor, trade affairs, Consulate General of Finland in New York.
13:00 - 15:00 Blitzscaling Workshop
Jeff Abbot, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Global Scaling Academy; Partner Blitzscaling Ventures.
15:00 Block 1: A Journey in Scaling - Welcome to a trip in exciting growth opportunities
Ola Ahlvarsson, moderator for the day
15:10 Block 2: Nordics the Region of Scaleups - What makes the Nordics the most promising region?
15:25 Block 3: Why entrepreneurs from the Nordics are conquering the world - Lessons from Nordic rockstar entrepreneurs
Tommy Palm, Cofounder & CEO, CandyCrush, Resolution Games
15:45 Block 4: Future Scaleup Hall of Famers - The uncovering of Nordic's most exciting scaleups
Per Esbensen, Cofounder & CEO, Codeable
Sean Percival, CMO, Appear.in
16.05 Block 5: Grow with M&A, IPO, Funding
(Views from the Stock Exchange; from the VC; a founder perspective on M&A).
- Adam Kostyal, Senior Vice President & Head of European Listings, Nasdaq
- Falk Mueller Veerse, Partner & Head of Germany/Nordics, Bryan Garnier
- Rene Kromhof, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Heptagon
16:35 Block 6: Expansion to new territories - The viking journey
Erik Engellau-Nilsson, CEO, Norssken Foundation
16:55 Block 7: Leadership As You’re Scaling - Inside the mind of great leaders
Navin Thukkaram, Lead investor, Skykick
17:15 Block 8 Blitzscaling: The Silicon Valley Mindset and how it can apply to the rest of the world
Jeff Abbott, Partner, Blitzscaling Ventures
17:30 Block 9: Key Takeaways (5-mins)
To attend the Nordic Scale-Up Summit, you'll need to register for your ticket here. Through Nordic Innovation you get a -15% discount code scaleupsummit for the Attendee ticket which will also give you a full access to the 2-day Arctic15 event.
What is the Nordic Scale-up Summit 2019?
The Nordic Scale-Up Summit will be built as a track inside Arctic15, dedicated solely to scale-ups and growth issues. The Nordic Scale-Up Summit consists of a Breakfast meetup, Scaling Track at the main stage with inspiring Nordic and International keynotes as well as roundtables and workshops which go deeper into the specific scale-up and growth issues. The Nordic Scale-Up Summit 2019 is only the second if its kind. The first Nordic Scale-Up Summit was organized last year in partnership with SEB at Epicenter Stockholm with 400 participants. Arctic15 is expecting around 2000 attendees from Europe and globally.
Helsinki is buzzing
It is a busy week in Helsinki, the city will be filled up with international startup and scale-up influencers and investors. Check out these two events in the city the same week:
3 -4 June 2019
EBAN Helsinki 2019, Cable Factory (Tallberginkatu 1, 00180 Helsinki, Finland)
4 June 2019
Helsinki Startup Day, City Hall (Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13, 00170 Helsinki)
We look forward to see you in Helsinki for the Nordic Scale-up Summit.
The Nordic Scale-up Summit is a part of Nordic Innovation's Nordic Scalers program.