Partners & Sponsors
Joining forces with organizations worldwide supporting innovation and entrepreneurship.
By connecting founders with innovation hubs, and linking these efforts across countries and continents, we are strengthening the ties and the support for start-ups on a global scale.
INISMO enables qualified investors from all around the world to manage their deal flow, find co-investors and handle deal closings in one secure place. Interact with qualified private investors, manage your investment proposals, control your deal flow and get in touch with other angel investors.
Chinaccelerator is a member of the Techstars Network. It is the first mentorship-driven seed funding program in China. Held seasonally, the Dalian-based program aims at fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in China.
Oxygen Accelerator is a 13-week intensive mentor led bootcamp for technology startups that culminates with a series of investor days where we will help you pitch to a large, carefully selected group of Angel investors, VCs and Private Equity groups for next stage funding. Up to £20,000 per team (soft loan) in exchange for 6% equity.
SGEntrepreneurs.com is the leading blog and community of entrepreneurs that focuses on Singapore and Southeast Asia. Focusing on web, tech, retail, food and beverage, you can find news pieces, interviews with entrepreneurs and investors, and a curated calendar of events. There are also monthly sit-down intimate networking dinners.
Springboard is a mentorship-led accelerator program for startups. We provide seed capital, office space and – most importantly – that magical ingredient of “smart-community” with mentors and other entrepreneurs. Springboard comes in the shape of an intensive 13 week programme.
Striving to become the “Silicon Valley of Korea”, Seoul Space is Korea’s premier startup incubator, coworking space, and IT related blog (in English), ideally located in the heart Seoul fast-paced Kangnam district. We have laid great foundations for becoming the hub of Korea’s IT startups and early-venture businesses, as well as the authority resource for Korea IT trends, innovation and industry insights… and things are just getting started!
Hub Tampere is a growing, open and creative environment and space for entrepreneurs and passionate people to work, learn and co-create. Many times when a new business emerges, it's a single person company but even if you'd work alone, it doesn't mean you have to be alone. Hub Tampere is the link between bringing two people with a great idea together so they could develop it into a fantastic idea.
OuluSES is an independent and privately funded student association supporting an entrepreneurial way of thinking and start-up culture. By organizing grass root activities they encourage students to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. With the help of an extensive network OuluSES enables the exploration and exploitation of ideas and opportunities.
Started in January, 2010 with the objective of training and mentoring startups, students and professionals, Nurture Talent has already conducted 77 workshops, across 25 cities attended by 1400 participants. The objective is to enable 1000 ventures to start in next 3-5 years, which will generate 20000 jobs.
AI Center is a start-up accelerator in San Diego, California focused on incubation, commercialization, and globalization of local innovations. Beyond office, industrial, and lab space, they offer mentorship and access to educational and community events coupled with business resources to help start-ups achieve success faster.
Startmate is a mentor-driven seed fund based in Sydney, Australia that helps startups waste less time and accelerate their learning. We think the best people to advise startups are those who have founded them before. Startmate invests a small amount of money into small hacker teams at the earliest of stages and helps them win their first customers.
The VentureLab is a non-profit organization at Lund University, helping students discover their interest in entrepreneurship, develop their ideas, and take them to market. Students receive free office space, Internet, access to meeting rooms, business advice, etc. Over 100 companies have already been incubated since the VentureLab began operations in 2003.
Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities. Startup Weekends are 54-hour events where developers, designers, marketers, product managers and startup enthusiasts come together to share ideas, form teams, build products, and launch startups.
YourStory has a singular passion – to tell the world ‘your story’. Launched in 2008, it has since emerged as the most followed web platform for startups and SMEs in India, letting entrepreneurs tell the world about their businesses. YourStory also organizes the events TechSparks and Most Popular Entrepreneur Challenge.
As the space for people working to create a better world, Hub Helsinki is one of nearly thirty throughout the world. The hub not only provides co-working space where people meet, work and learn from each other. It is a place where you can access innovation, knowledge, experience, opportunities and inspiration.
Aalto Venture Garage was started in early 2010 by a group of students and entrepreneurs with the objective to help entrepreneurs of the region to meet and build great growth businesses. Garage offers 700sqm of free co-working space with Wifi, kitchen, coffee machine, great people and coaches constantly visiting.
Boost Turku is a student run society which brings together entrepreneurial minded people from the universities of Turku. We help creating startup companies by organizing different events and programs for getting your entrepreneurial dreams forward. We believe in sharing knowledge, startup mentoring and building networks between people.
Team Academy of the JAMK University of Applied Sciences is a Centre of Excellence in Entrepreneurship since 2000. Over 30% of the graduates become entrepreneurs. JAMK offers its 8.000 students the opportunity to learn entrepreneurship in a unique way - by working in one's own team enterprise.
Stardust-CBS is a student driven entrepreneurship organisation at Copenhagen Business School. We bring entrepreneurial people together and provide them with a place to meet and learn from each other. We believe in openness, simplicity and questioning the status quo. Our network is an army of innovation and competences so we can ask the best questions.
The Startup Group is an organization for innovative founders and creative minds. TSG provides The Founders Hub, a creative work space in Munich to work on ideas and projects and share them with others, inviting people from all over Europe to events and conferences. Take care of your ideas, we take care of the rest.
Stream Tampere is a society especially for young people who has a small or a bit bigger entrepreneurial flame in their hearts. Our goal is to gather up all entrepreneurish people from every university we have in Tampere to change the world.
Abonnet is an internet service for companies and individual advisors to meet each other and work together. In Abonnet companies and their advisors work in private virtual boards on any business related issues.
Startup Incubator provides professional hands-on coaching and personal networks for tech startups.