Startup, do you want to become the Finnish startup champion and represent Finland among best startups of the World?

The Startup World Cup Finland

TIME: 26.4.2018, 17:00 – 22:00

PLACE: Pakkahuone in Tampere


The Startup World Cup Finland will take place 26.4. from 5 pm – 10pm at Pakkahuone in Tampere.

The winner from Startup World Cup Finland will be invited to compete in the Startup World Cup 2018 Grand Finale Global Startup competition in San Francisco on the 11th of May 2018. The global winner will receive a $1,000,000 investment prize! The Startup World Cup will provide airfare and two nights hotel stay for the winner to compete in the Grand Finale in San Francisco.


The deadline to apply to the competition is the 13th of April 2018. To apply, complete the online application at

Come to meet startups, investors and business leaders from around Finland! We are inviting you to enjoy to hear what the best startups of Finland are pitching. We will offer dinner at 5pm before the program and after the official program, there is a possibility for social networking.


Note that there are only 400 seats available! The event is free!

Please register here to attend the event:


If you have any questions or you would like to get more information about competition or event, please contact Anna-Elina Pekonen!

Anna-Elina Pekonen, Project manager
Startup World Cup Finland
Startup Tampere
Mob +358 40 663 8218 |

Event partners: 
City of Tampere, Tampere3, Y-kampus, Business Tampere, Tribe Tampere, Crazy Town, New Factory, Maccelerator, Startup Allianssi and Pirkanmaanliitto