MoneyTalks® Oulu brings the rising stars from the knowledge-based industries - the growth-seeking high-tech start-ups - together with the equity financiers, the business angels and the venture capital investors.
The event offers:
Venture capitalists, business angels and public financiers an excellent opportunity to see and meet exciting start-ups and follow presentations of pre-screened investment-seeking companies. Here is a place where you can find new companies to invest in!
High-tech and innovation-based companies a possibility to apply for company-to-financier presentation slot, request one-to-one meetings from financiers and other participants and network efficiently. Here is where Finnish and international high-tech companies meet and get business done.
Corporations to discover new innovative companies and technologies for partnerships.
All participants will have a great possibility to book one-to-one meetings with other participants in advance!
The event is organized by Technopolis in association with BusinessOulu and Finnvera:
13.00 Registration, Coffee & Networking
13.15 -15.45 Opening words
Snacks & networking
15.45 - 18.00 Marketplace - Pre-booked one-to-one meetings
17.00 - 19.00 Cocktails
All rights to make changes reserved by Technopolis.
Interested in pitching at the MoneyTalks®?
There will be pre-selected investor-targeted seven-minute company presentations and two-minute power pitches. If you are a company seeking financing and have an innovative and scalable new product, application or service - apply now!
Please fill in the pitching application and send it to Janina Salo (Janina.salo (at) Technopolis.fi) by Tuesday, August 28, 2012. Please add to the subject: Pitching application.
Pitching application in PowerPoint-format
Pitching application in pdf-format
August 28 Deadline for applications
August 30 Companies will be informed about their selection
September 1 - 10 Presentation sparring
September 11 Companies pitching seven minutes hand in their final pitching slides.
Book your business meetings in advance and take the most out of the afternoon!
Deadline for requesting meetings: Thursday, September 6.
All the meetings should be accepted or declined by Monday, September 10 by 10:00 am.
You need to be registered to the event in order to be able request meetings from other participants.
1. Requesting meetings
Both companies and VCs can request meetings!
Please request meetings through the participant list. The meetings are requested by opening a profile, choosing a specific company and person from list. And just push send. You can add also a short message.
Meeting requests must be confirmed by both sides in order to be scheduled. Please note: we will do the scheduling and send you your confirmed meeting schedule before the event. It is possible that not all of the meetings which are accepted by both parties can be arrange, due to limited timetables or cancellations.
You can categorize the importance of the meetings by choosing the amount of stars. Five stars = most important, one star = not so important. The categorization cannot be seen by the other party. It is a message used only by the organizers to help making the timetables.
Deadline for requesting meetings is: Thursday, September 6.
2. Answering for meeting request
All the meeting requests should be accepted or declined by Monday, September 10 by 10:00 am.
Login to Technopolis Events and go to MoneyTalks® Oulu. Choose “Meetings” in the top and click a meeting request open. You can add a short message there and some stars indicating the importance of the meeting. Then push accept or reject and send.
Please note the maximum amount of meetings is 9 per participant.
You will receive your individual meeting schedule via email by Wednesday before the event.
4. The meetings
The Marketplace for the one-to-one-meetings is arranged during MoneyTalks® Oulu. The meetings last a maximum of 15 minutes each. On-site support is available during the whole event from Technopolis staff.
If you have any questions, please contact us!
We look forward to seeing you at the MoneyTalks® Oulu!
Registration and participation fee
1. Invited are
High-tech and innovation-based start-up and growth companies seeking financing and partnerships.
Venture capitalists, public financiers, corporate M&A and business angels.
No consultants and service providers: access is limited to sponsors only; please contact us for sponsorship opportunities.
2. Participation fees
Early bird, valid until Friday, June 29: 52€ (incl. VAT 23%) per person
Normal fee: 65€ (incl. VAT 23%) per person
Technopolis reserves the right to limit the number of participants.
Cancellation: The Customer has the right to cancel an ordered participation in an event (e.g. training, seminar or coaching events) up to one week prior to the event. The cancellation fee of 5€ will be charged from the credit card. Should the cancellation take place after that, Technopolis is entitled to charge the whole price.
3. Registration to the event
• Create an account to Technopolis Events by choosing “Subscribe now” in the right top corner. Or login if you already have an account.
• Start writing your company name in the box “Search your company…”
• Select your company in the appearing list or create a new one by clicking: “No company found! Click here to add a new company…”
• Fill in required information and send registration for the account.
• You will receive an email with a link to verify your email address. Click the link and create a password.
• Now you can register to MoneyTalks® Oulu. Choose the event from the Events Home Page and register.
• Remember to also fill in “What I am looking” and “What I am offering” –sections. Based on your profile financiers and other participants decide if they are interested to meet you.
• You will receive an email confirmation within two business days about your validation to the event.
• Now you are ready to see other participants and request meetings from them.
Please, check that your profile and contact information are up to date in “My profile” -section. Your mobile and email is not shown to other users and are used only by the organizers and in event related communication.
VCs: Fill in what kind of companies you are interested!
4. Paying instructions
Please pay the participation fee by credit card through the Technopolis Events.
• Login to the Technopolis Events and choose the event you have registered from the Events Home Page.
• In “My Event Status” (in right) you can find text “Buy ticket to event”. Click it and the Amiando Ticket shop opens.
• Choose Number of tickets.
• If you have a promotion code, please click the orange box below and enter the code.
• Fill in required personal information and credit card information.
• Buy the ticket.
If you wish to receive an invoice instead, please let us know. The additional invoicing fee is 10€.
Check Q&A or contact us!
Project Manager, Growth services
Mob. +358 40 731 2585
e-mail: riikka.torpo (at) technopolis.fi
Venture Analyst, Growth Services
Mob: +358 40 687 7250
e-mail: janina.salo (at) technopolis.fi
Project Manager, Growth Services
Mob. +358 44 358 8681
e-mail: milja.rautiainen (at) technopolis.fi
works to discover new companies and helps them grow and succeed. Technopolis combines modern premises with business and development services into one package to provide the optimal environment for high-tech companies. Measured by the number of corporate customers, Technopolis is one of the Europe's largest technology center operators.
Newest Participating Companies
- minero oy
- Technopolis Oyj
- Trailmaker Ltd
- LitUp Oy
- Open Ocean Capital
- 13 September 13:00, 2012
- 13 September 18:00, 2012
- Technopolis Ydinkeskusta, Sepänkatu 20,
- Event type:
- The event is for limited audience. All participants are validated, and informed by email.
- The event will be held in English
- Early bird:
- 29 June 00:00
- Last call:
- 6 September 00:00