Northbound Startups Final Event 24-25 May

Northbound Startups Sails with Å Pitch Set your course for Turku and Å pitch & Final Event of Northbound Startups.  In Northbound Startups, we are focusing in bringing the investors and startups together and making the startups more investment ready. Our themes in the Final Event are the success stories and continuum of the project activities. … Continued

More IRP certifications for the Northbound Startups 2nd batch

Sauti Kitabu, Story Blanket and Lawato have completed the Investment Readiness Process for founders and are thus IRP certified by Beels. Congrats for the founders Markku Liukkonen, Amirhossein Arabzadeh, Salar Mahdavi, Roman Ivanushkin and Anton Taraskin. Well done.  Investors ahoy, these startups have done their financing design and have a clear investment offer for you. Learn … Continued

Northbound Startups HackWeek is coming

Do you have a budding business idea and a mate or team that could make it a reality? Do you still ponder if your idea is worth implementing, or would you like to get one more round of validation before taking the next step? Do you wish to try out our idea in practice with … Continued

The NBS Demo Day registration is open

Northbound Startups Demo Day meets New Nordic Leads speed-dating When EstoniaMarch 15, 15:00 – 17:00Erinevate Tubade Klubi (Website)Address: Telliskivi 60-A1-65, Tallinn FinlandMarch 17, 15:00 – 17:00Vintti, Korjaamo (Website)Address: Töölönkatu 51 A, Helsinki What Welcome to the Northbound Startups and New Nordic Leads joint matchmaking event. The event will include the Northbound Startups Demo Day, elevator pitches … Continued

Northbound Startups DEMO DAY 2022

This year will be different. Demo Day, the culmination of the NBS accelerator program is split into two. There will be two physical pitching events for startups with the matchmaking dinner in between. The first event will take place on the 15th of March in Tallinn and the second event on the 17th of March … Continued

Visual Brand Identity webinar 9th of March

Welcome to the Visual Brand Identity webinar on March 9th at 9:00-10:15 EET and learn what makes a brand great and how you can achieve one yourself or improve your current one. The webinar is organised by Turku Science Park Ltd, it’s free of charge but requires registration. Register here by March 6th. With over 30 years … Continued

The Northbound Startups Investor Workshops are back!

The series of investor training workshops will continue In early 2022 Northbound Startups offers two exclusive workshops on pre-money valuation for early stage investments. Next level for investors Have you invested in startups and want to learn how to calculate your potential return on investment although the startup is pre-revenue? We introduce a straightforward calculation … Continued

Glostars has been IRP certified by Beels

Glostars by Expli has completed the Investment Readiness Process for founders as the first team of the 2nd batch of Northbound Startups. Congrats to the founders Sajib, Akbar and Anastasiia. Investment Readiness Process will continue in January 2022 with the other NBS teams of this batch. And there’s something cooking for the investors as well… … Continued

Meet the Teams vol. 2

Teams of the 2nd batch of the Northbound Startup accelerator got together the first time on September 2nd in the Tech Me Happy Revisited – event. The picture below is taken during the Stoyan Yankov’s session about the team performance. The actual program will start with a double workshop on 24-25 September and in the … Continued


Tech Me Happy International Hackathon 2nd September 2021 Tech Me Happy is back! The first hackathon for tech-dreamers was organized a year ago and now we will revisit the theme. Only this time we will do it with the superstars of our coming accelerator. Venue This is an online hackathon, just like the first one. … Continued