Hippos brings individuals, researchers, trainers, entrepreneurs, product developers, investors, coaches, sports clubs and associations together. Together we create best understanding about moving lifestyle as a part of wellbeing. Here you can get to know some of our key partners.

Ahead of its time.
Jyväskylä is a growing and internationally recognised city of education and well as the Capital of Sport in Finland.

Lehto Group Oyj is a Finnish construction company, established more than 20 years ago in Ostrobothnia. We are an innovative company and developer of the construction industry. The core of Lehto is economically driven construction, where everything is based on cost conscious design competence.

Wisdom and wellbeing for us all
Our vision is to be a global leader in the study of learning, wellbeing and basic natural phenomena, reshaping competence to build a sustainable society.

JAMK University of Applied Sciences is an international higher education institution with expertise in 8 different fields of study. At JAMK we have more than 8500 students from over 70 countries.

KIHU – Research Institute for Olympic Sports, works for Finnish sports. Its mission is to promote Finnish top-level sport through advanced, innovative and ethically responsible applied research and development and expertise activities.

The largest restaurant restaurant operator with over 200 restaurants. Our restaurants include both domestic favorites as well as well known international brands. So that you can enjoy your life.

Lifelong desire to play and learn. Norlandia preschools are established and developed by local enthusiasts who want to create a beautiful and safe environment for children in the community.!&country=Norge&area=

Future of energy and water solutions Alva produces and distributes electricity, produces, sales and distributes heat and water in their own networks.

Solutions for growth, renewal and efficient operations
CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. Operating in hundreds of locations across the globe, CGI delivers end-to-end services and solutions, including strategic IT and business consulting, systems integration, intellectual property, and managed IT and business process services.

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.

EBAN is the pan-European representative for the early stage investor gathering over 150 member organizations more than 50 countries today. EBAN represents a sector estimated to invest 7.5 billion Euros a year and playing a vital role in Europe’s future, notably in the funding of SMEs. EBAN fuels Europe’s growth through the creation of wealth and jobs.

The SBA is a group of Business Angels who operate Internationally. Sophia Business Angels has 30 members with diverse backgrounds from 10 countries all working collaboratively to target innovative startups from various sectors. FinTech, BioTech, ICT, Energy, IoT and Lifestyle are among those represented.

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