Pitching Event

We offer a possibility to join our pitching event on 14 June 2017 for those researchers and Finnish start-up companies who have registered to the EMBEC’17 & NBC’17 conference.

The participants get:

  • two free of charge pitching training sessions by New Factory innovation center professionals
  • pitching in front of a live audience in the company exhibition arena at the EMBEC’17 & NBC’17 conference
  • an evaluation report from the pitching jury
  • networking opportunities with investors and business professionals.

The process:

Pitching Event participants will be selected among the ones who indicate their interest and pass our pre-evaluation process. The pre-evaluation is based on the NABC presentations compiled on our template.

Templates are available on request from juha.laiho[at]biomeditech.fi.


Our professional jury is formed by technology commercialization experts and entrepreneurs who have successfully collected funding and private capital investors.

  • CEO Mikko Leino, M1 Capital Oy
  • R&D Manager Ville-Pekka Seppä, Revenio Group Oyj
  • Director Pasi Sorvisto, SPARK FINLAND
  • Managing Director Juhani Lahdenperä, BSUM Oy
  • Program Manager Juho Väisänen, BioMediTech institute


2 MayDeadline for sending the filled NABC templates to juha.laiho[at]biomeditech.fi
5 MayThe list of selected Pitching Event participants will be notified to all candidates
11 May1st training session in Tampere
1 June2nd training session in Tampere
14 JunePitching Event at the EMBEC’17 & NBC’17 conference in Tampere Hall

Further information:

Juha Laiho
Senior Advisor
BioMediTech institute
Tel. +358 40 5251296