The NBS Demo Day registration is open

Northbound Startups Demo Day meets New Nordic Leads speed-dating


March 15, 15:00 – 17:00
Erinevate Tubade Klubi (Website)
Address: Telliskivi 60-A1-65, Tallinn

March 17, 15:00 – 17:00
Vintti, Korjaamo (Website)
Address: Töölönkatu 51 A, Helsinki


Welcome to the Northbound Startups and New Nordic Leads joint matchmaking event. The event will include the Northbound Startups Demo Day, elevator pitches by the New Nordic Leads startups and speed-dating between the startups and investors. Join to meet the next upcoming companies in the New Nordics!

The agenda

14:50 – Doors are open 
15:00 – Welcome from New Nordic Leads and Northbound Startups
15:05 – Keynotes by Elina Koivumäki (Helsinki) and Björn Larsson (Tallinn)
15:25 – Northbound Startups Demo Day – 3 minute pitches 
15:40 – New Nordic Leads startups’ elevator pitches – 1 minute per startup
16:00 – Speed-dating with startups – 15-minute meetings
16:45 – Networking
17:00 – End of event

There are limited number of seats for the attendees on-site and those are reserved for investors only. However the first hour of both events including presentations and keynotes will be streamed online. When signing up we ask you to indicate whether you will participate on the spot or online.

Networking dinner

Northbound startups invites investors of the NBS Investor network to join the networking dinners in Turku and Tallinn on Wednesday the 16th of March. Come and meet your fellow investors, NBS startups, program organizers and keymentors.


Please sign up for the events with these registration forms.
Registration to the Demo Day in Tallinn on March 15
Registration to the Networking Dinner on March 16
Registration to the Demo Day in Helsinki on March 17

Deadline for registrations is March 11.

Looking forward to meeting you in Helsinki, Turku, Tallinn and online.

New Nordic Leads is a training program that boosts cross-border investments by improving startups’ investment readiness and educating the next generation of lead angels in the Baltics. The program is put together by EstBAN and FiBAN and fueled by Central Baltic Interreg. The startup investment readiness training is coordinated by Civitta.

Northbound Startups project will increase cross-border teaming that will lead to promising startup creation. The main objective is to increase the investment and customer readiness of the startups. Northbound Startups organizes accelerator programs for startups and B2B Matchmaking & Investor Meetings for both startups and investors.