Welcome to Boardman2020’s Finance Board conference. THE meeting place for entrepreneurs and investors. Don’t miss out! The conference was sold out last year!
When? 9.3.2017 from 12.30-19.00
Where? Vanha Ylioppilastalo, Helsinki
Finance Board brings together entrepreneurs and business leaders interested in financing international growth as well as the various providers of finance for internationalization. The conference focuses on practical experiences and providing concrete examples that spring from the facilitators’ and the participants’ own experiences. The conference includes the following:
–Key note presentations from entrepreneurs who have an extensive track record of raising finance
–Reverse pitches whereby representatives from the finance providers will pitch themselves to the companies planning to raise finance
– Fireside chats by experts with vast amount of practical experience and insights about raising finance
In addition to the program, a lot of time has been set aside for networking both during and after the conference.
Thank you to Arctic Startup, FIBAN, FINAC, FCVA, Helsinki Business Hub for helping us as co-organizers!
12.30-13.30 Opening & Key Note Presentations
12.30-12.40 Opening words from Markko Vaarnas, Managing Partner at Takeoff Partners
12.40-13.05 “Financing Growth & Internationalization: Thoughts from an Entrepreneur and Investor” – Ilkka Kivimäki, Partner at Inventure
13.05-13.30 “Case Bonusway – Raising 7 MEUR of Growth Finance to Build Value Through User Acquisition” – Lasse Järvinen, CFO at Bonusway
13.30-14.00 Networking Break
14.00-15.30 Reverse Pitching® followed by Finance Provider Crossfire powered by ArcticStartup
15.30-16.00 Networking Break
16.00-17.00 Final Key Note & Fireside Chat
16.00-16.25 Case Naava – Raising Growth Finance to Support Internationalization, CEO Aki Soudunsaari / Naava
16.25-17.00 CEO & Investor Fireside Chat: “Raising 33 mEUR of Growth Finance: Case M-Files” – CEO Miika Mäkitalo / M-Files & Venture Partner Mikko-Jussi Suonenlahti / Draper Esprit
17.00-19.00 Networking, cocktail bites & drinks with “Info Booths” from the Finance Providers
Participation fee: 85€ per person (+VAT)
Includes the program, food and drinks provided during the breaks and 2 glasses of wine.
(We reserve the right for program and price changes)
We reserve the right for fee and program changes. The participation fee will be billed beforehand. Cancellation fee: 30 EUR + VAT/person if attendence is cancelled 14 – 7 days before the event. If participation is cancelled later than 7 days before the event, we reserve the right to charge the participation fee in full. However, please note that you can transfer your reserved spot to another person if need be. If you are forced to cancel due to sickness, we can only provide reimbursement once you have presented a medical note.