Wellbeing and growth business
Innovations and growth
Our active business ecosystem is open for all growth ventures regardless of their location. In the ecosystem we boost the growth of companies’ businesses and the creation of new innovations.
Is your company operating in wellbeing, health or sport industries? Do you have a desire to develop and grow your business in Finland and abroad? Join our business network.
Let’s create sustainable growth together!
What we offer to boost your optimal business performance?
Financing – Events and contacts – Growth mentoring –
Research cooperation – Value from data – Modern and active working environment
Seed Village Accelerator Program 2021
Seed Village Growth Accelerator Program 2021 is designed for companies creating health solutions.
Is your team focusing on creating success with commercialization of novel innovation? The program is providing R&D partners for product development and coaching of how to get funded while creating impact on wellbeing.
International Venture Academy 2021
This year International Venture Academy connects first-class entrepreneurs and investors from Finland, Catalonia (Spain) and Sophia Antipolis (France).
It helps growth ventures improve their investor pitches, bring their businesses to a state of “investment ready” and plan their market-entry to Europe.
Kasvu Open is the largest growth coaching program for SMEs in Finland. Each year Kasvu Open gathers the most innovative and growth hungry startups and start again companies to help develop and grow their businesses – free of charge.
We also want to support Finnish SME’s development and growth and that’s why we have a partnership with Kasvu Open. Through our partnership we are involved with Kasvu Open’s Responsible Growth and Future of Health and Wellbeing -programs
Showell, Trind Ventures & Business Rally
Jyväskylä based Showell is the leading sales & presentation tool for b2b sales teams. In summer 2019 Showell received an 1 million euros investment for their international growth. Behind the investment was early stage VC fund Trind Ventures together with entrepreneur and investor Andreas Kemi. These investment negotations started at Business Jyväskylä’s Business Rally -event in year 2018 where Showell presented their company for national and international investors.
Ps. Annual international Business Rally -event is organized this year 5th – 9th of August 2020 in Jyväskylä.
Are you interested in Hippos' business premises?
Kari Halinen / Project Manager / email@example.com