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Exciting opportunities September 2023!

This month, we are happy to share some exciting opportunities – welcome onboard! 


  • Are you a startup looking for members to join your team, or an aspiring professional looking for the next step in your career? Secure your seat for the Meet & Mix-event! Our partners at this event are Tech Nordic Advocates Metropolia Entrepreneurship Society and START Helsinki. Join us on Friday October 27th, 2023, 14:00 – 17:00 at Maria 01! Please register here.  
  • Nordic Deeptech Business Summit takes place on October 11-12 at Aalto University headquarters. You can meet Urban Tech Helsinki teams VacuumWood.Tech, Exaum, Make a BIM and Spatial Anchor as well as our staff – do come to say hi at the Aalto Pavilion! 
  • The Startup Spotlight Annual Awards will be happening at Slush! We are excited to be part of the Helsinki lounge and showcase our startup stars on Friday December 1st, from 12 to 2 pm. More info on the event in our next newsletter but save the date and be there! 
  • If you are a smart city startup and eyeing Helsinki as a possible place for you, now is your chance to win tickets to Slush and get a head start on the ecosystem. Our partners at the Finland Capital Region Soft Landing have put together an excellent program. Read more here and apply by October 16th 

Partner presentation of the month: Metropolia University of Applied Sciences  

Urban Tech Helsinki startups have benefitted from collaboration with students and innovation projects with the university. Our startups like Ekotekt, Metagrow and The Soil Solution have already successfully used the opportunities! 

Collaboration Platforms  

Urban Farm Lab:  Pilot, test and prototype new technological and digital urban indoor farming solutions with circular economy and ecosystem aspects. 

Garage-Robotics and AI Workshops: Dive into workshops in robotics, AI, and cutting-edge technologies.  

Helsinki XR Center: Explore a world of virtual reality and augmented reality experiences. 

SmartLab: Develop a smart home solution with Skanska and ABB at the Myllypuro campus. 

Innovation Hubs offer top-notch, unique expertise in research, development and innovation activities displays through various projects and services. The hubs are: Clean and Sustainable Solutions, Customer-oriented Wellbeing and Health Services, Data-driven Construction, Functional City for People, Smart Mobility. 

Looking forward to see you in our events! 

Urban Tech Helsinki Team 


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