Sustainable Solutions Pitch Night

University of Helsinki, Fabianinkatu 26, 3rd Floor 11.5.2017 17:00
Kuva: Joonas Salo

Sustainable Solutions Pitch Night
Thursday 11th May 2017, 17.00-19.00
University of Helsinki, Fabianinkatu 26, 3rd Floor

Sustainable Solutions Pitch Night is an official side event of Sustainability Science Day 2017.

On the stage you will see the 10 teams with background from the University of Helsinki taking part in the TryOut! idea accelarator programme. The TryOut! teams are now ready to pitch their solution to you and get feedback from our top notch jury. You will also have the chance to hear latest insights in the field of sustainable science from our keynote speaker.

Try Out! is a co-creational and experimentative platform aiming at strengthening emerging business models in cleantech, circular economy and smart cities. The idea is to bring together newly established teams, the city of Helsinki, existing business, and urban inhabitants to experiment new business models, products and services.

Come and get excited about sustainable future and the ambitious TryOut teams! Please register before 4th May.


Welcome, Kaisa Korhonen-Kurki, Research Coordinator, Helsinki Sustainability Science Center

Key note speaker Anna Nordén, Project Manager of UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network Northern Europe

Investor’s point of view, TBC

10 Try out! teams pitch their business ideas and get feedback from the jury

Drinks, snacks and mingling

Prize for the Best pitch of the night, chairman of jury, Kaisa Korhonen-Kurki


The event is free and open for everyone, welcome!


For more information, please, contact Liaison Manager Suvipäivikki Mikola, Communications and Community Relations, University of Helsinki (, 02941 58014).