We meet several Finnish entrepreneurs who are helping select how people will dress, work, and connect in the future.
The tenth annual Slush Helsinki brings together innovative startup entrepreneurs, investors, top-notch speakers and tech-heads. As we look at the progress of an event that continues to get more comprehensive every year, we check in with Niklas Wahrman, whose idea won first prize at the first Slush ever.
The first time international startup event Slush was held
euros invested in Finnish startup companies in 2014
Source: Finnish Venture Capital Association
At Aalto University in Helsinki, students have built two nanosatellites, both of which were recently launched into space. In the near future, numerous nanosatellites will provide a wealth of new information relevant to the environment, transport and business, including critical challenges such as climate change.
of the total energy use in Finland is renewable energy
Source: Statistics Finland