Schedule

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Conference Schedule Day: 1 & 2 (subject to change)

Day 1, May 26th

Time

Main Stage

Time

Aquarium Stage

8:15

Doors open, registration, Coffee & Breakfast

 

 

9:15

Welcoming remarks, Getting the Most out of Arctic15

 

 

9:30

Aubrey de Grey: Rejuvenation Biotechnology: Road to Eternal Youth

 

 

 

Digital Health Track 10-16

10:00

Opening of Nordic Angel Conference, Claes Mikko Nielsen

10:00

Welcome words by Reidar Wasenius

10:05

Nordic Investor Statistics: FiBAN/EBAN Jan Oker-Blom, FVCA/EVCA Marika af Enehjelm

10:10

Ville Takanen – IoT in eHealth – Mobile Patient Monitoring Apps

10:15

Riku Asikainen – Angel syndicate 

10:30

Jesus del Valle Rosales – Bayer’s Grants4Apps Digital Health Accelerator

10:30

Exits panel – Jari Ovaskainen, Ari Korhonen, Maija Itkonen, Mark Johnson – Hosted by Robin Wauters

 

 

11:00

Brian Fargo – Dynamics and Tips about Crowdfunding

10:50

Panel – On the Radar – Investors and R&D Specialists Explore the Hottest Trends and Categories in Life Sciences: Guido Hegener, XLHealth – Mikko Leino, M1 Capital – Tara Sharif, Westpark Capital

11:30

Taneli Tikka: The Hot Opportunity in IoT

 11:20

Madis Tiik – Digital Health in the Nordic-Baltic Region

11:50

Kevin Hale: How to Build a Billion Dollar Business

11:50

Tara Sharif – Current Trends in Bio-Pharma Investment and M&A

12:10

Keyvan Peymani – Turning Fans Into Collaborators – Fireside Chat with Bryce Keane

12:10

Claudia Karnbach, Bayer

12:30

Dale Huxford: Lies, Damned Lies and VCs:  Separating the Truths from the Untruths in US vs. European Startup Tech

  

 

12:50

Nicole Glaros – Jedi Mind Tricks for Entrepreneurs

 12:30

DHT Pitching competition

13:15

OP Pitching Competition @ Arctic15 Part 1

13:45

Phil Pallen – OCD (Obsessive Content Development)

13:30

Panel – From Volume to Value-Based Health Care: Marko Koistila, GlaxoSmithKline – Yilmaz Mahshid, Pareto Securities – Peeter Ross, Tallinn University of Technology

14:00

OP Pitching Competition @ Arctic15 Part 2

14:30

Wilhelm Taht – Cultural universals in games: why do some games grow so damn big?

14:10 

Quantified Self & Preventive Healthcare – Teemu Arina

14:45

OP Pitching Competition @ Arctic15 Part 3

14:35

Success Stories – Nexstim

 

Petro Lahtinen, Onbone – Nextim – Eric de la Fortelle, Seventure – Johanna Mattson, HUCH Cancer Center & Jani Ahonala, Adelmann – Mikko Kiiskilä, Meedoc

15:15

Diane Perlman, Microsoft – Creating a Lean Accelerator Inside a Big Corporate

15:40 

Jari Numminen – 24/7 Virtual Clinic and a Project Launch

15:45

How we build a billion dollar company in record time… without f***ing it upChristophe Lange, Zalando

15:40

24/7 Virtual Clinic and a Project Launch

16:00

Saku Tuominen, Edutech – A Bubble Or the Next Big Thing?

16:00 

FiBAN Pitch Finland (TBC)

16:15

Johan Brand  – Play to Learn

 

 

16:30

Accelerators Panel: Y Combinator, TechStars, 500 Startups and Startupbootcamp

 

 

17:00

Closing the day

 

 

17:15

Deal Room stays open

 

 

18:00

Microsoft Pre-Party at Club Capital. Get tickets from the Microsoft stand.

 

 

18:30

Doors closing

 

 

19:30

Doors open for NSA Grand Finale at Club Capital

 

 

20:00

Nordic Startup Awards Grand Finale starts

 

 

20:15

Pekka Hyysalo, Team FightBack

 

 

22:00

NSA closing

 

 

22:30

After-party starts at Club Capital

 

 

2:00

After-party over

 

 

 Day 2, May 27th

Time

Main Stage

Time

Aquarium Stage

8:30

Doors open, registration, Coffee & Breakfast

 

 

9:30

Welcoming remarks, Schedule and Tips for Day 2

 

B2B Track

9:40

Roman Kikta – Entrepreneurship in an Age of Innovation

 9:45

Welcome & Opening Remarks. Inka Mero, The Startup Revolution: Why It Matters for Corporations? Why Corporations and Startups Should Work Together?

10:00

LP Panel: Natalia Ilmark, Skandia – Patric Gresko, EIF – Anne Riekki, TeSi – Tatiana Issaeva, Fluent Digital Capital – Hosted by Paul Bragiel

10:00 

Christian Lindholm, The best funding – Customers

 

 

10:15

Colette Ballou – Corporate Reputation

10:30

Mattias Ljungman – Scaling at the speed of mobile: how companies are going global faster than ever.

 

 

10:50

Adam Somlai-Fischer  – How to Invent Things

10:45 

Cooperation with startup companies – corporate point of view

 

 

Fonecta, Sanoma, Stora Enso, Nordea

11:10

Deborah Magid – The Next New Thing: Trends in the world of venture capital and startups

11:30

CVC Panel: Ewa Grzechnik, 3M – Dr. Claus Hackmann, BASF – Ajoy Mallik, Cognizant – Walter Masalin, Nokia Growth Partners

  

 

11:45

Sami Kuusela – Startups point of view

12:00

Alexandre Droulers – Smart Transportation in the Smartphone Era

12:00

Case: Cooperation between DNA and Booxmedia

12:15

Adam Kostyal, Nasdaq – great opportunities for growth companies

12:15

Panel discussion & comments from the audience

12:30

Jason Ball, Qualcomm Ventures

 

 

12:45

Reverse Pitching – Hosted by Sami Kuusela

 

 

12:45

MERIT – Smart Maritime Technology – Reshaping the industry

12:45

Break

 13:00

TeliaSonera – How to Take Your Company to the Next Level With TeliaSonera as an Investor

 

 

13:15

Helsinki Region / Open Data – Get Your Piece of the 40 Billion Euro Open Data Pie – Roberto Corsini

 

 

13:30

Andrew Schoen – The New Physics of Business in the Connected Age – Fireside Chat

 

 

13:50

Maija Itkonen – Design in Tech

13:45 

Kaj Hagros – Added Value by an “Middle Man”

 

 

14:00

Startup’s Priority Lane to Global Business – Starcom MediaVest Group

14:10

Adriana Gascoigne – Building a Personal Brand

14:15

Jukka Häyrynen – Funding instruments for collaboration between startups and corporations

14:30

Girls in Tech Helsinki Chapter Launch

14:30

Startup product pitches

14:40

Niklas Adalberth – Klarna – Simplifying buying for a decade

 

 

 

 

15:00

Meet and Greet roundtables

15:10

Mike Chalfen – Fireside Chat with Bryce Keane

15:15

Thomas Padovani – Fueling the Adcash Engine

15:30

VC Panel

15:30

Trade-offs in Apponomics and How to Ride Them – Stephan Ansari

16:00

OP Pitching Competition @ Arctic15 Finals

 

 

16:30

Fireside chat with Arctic15 2014 Winner – Smarp

 

 

16:45

OP Pitching Competition @ Arctic15 winners

 

 

17:00

Closing remarks

 

 

18:00

Door close – See you 2016