Time: Monday 24.9. at 14-18
Place: Team Finland house (Porkkalankatu 1, 00180 Helsinki)
Business Finland and Amcham Finland are glad to welcome Finnish Bio-, Cleantech-, Circular and ICT companies searching for growth in the US market to this event. The aim is to both enable new contacts and to gain more knowhow. The gained knowhow is related to both US market opportunities, to lessons learned by other companies and to some of the most popular US market related services available for Finnish companies. You can also share experiences and create contacts which will help you to find the path for rapid US market access. The best US market experts from Amcham Finland, Kasvun Roihu and Team Finland will be sharing information about their services.
Register to the event by September 12th and let us know what kind of partners you are looking for. The companies for this event will be chosen according to the general Business Finland customership criteria and the confirmation of participation will be sent by September 14th. The event is primarily intended for companies in all sizes but in case of free places other organizations are also chosen to participate.
In the registration form, we also ask you to write a description of your company. Company descriptions and networking needs will be printed out and shared with all participating companies.
The event will be held in English and it is free of charge.
Mike Klyszeiko, Director Launchpad USA, Amcham Finland
Michael Klyszeiko is a Silicon Valley native who has lived in Helsinki for the past eight years. In Finland, Michael has founded the Launchpad USA program that has supported the U.S. market entry of approximately 100 European companies. Michael travels to other European countries to meet with and speak to startups and other export-oriented companies. He serves as a mentor at several startup accelerator programs in the Nordics. Michael is also an active Angel investor. He has invested in over 30 technology startups that are primarily based in his home state of California. Prior to moving to Finland, Michael has worked at Morgan Stanley and served as an Officer in the United States Navy. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley. Michael has been married for fourteen years to his wife Sofia and together have a three-year-old son who thinks he is a dragon fighting ninja.
Ilkka Homanen, Head of Cleantech Industry, Business Finland
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