Bootcamp expand Your horizon

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I have been organizing startup programs and even bootcamps for 20+ years. It was almost a new experience to be a participant in EIT Ultimate Bootcamp in Tartu 7.-8.7.2017. It was worthwhile to change the perspective, here I tell why. First of all, I want to thank the organizers of the Bootcamp in EIT Health, […]

Words carry Innovations on their shoulders

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Have you ever wondered why new technical innovations are hard to understand or explain? I have, a lot of times. Virtual Reality, Indoor Navigation, Blockchains. Add here. Summary. I suggest people dealing with technical innovations use a lot of more time finding and redefining common words what their key stakeholders and opinion leaders use. It […]

20 startup tips from 20 years

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I did a session 24.2.2017 in Crazy Town Hämeenlinna, Finland focusing 20 important aspects from my career I would focus in a startup. It was really interesting to get comments and I will summarize the discussion. Systematic I really wanted to emphazise this point and explained how we tried to develop methods to manage tasks […]

Best Seasonal Presents for startups

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After a few years as business developer in prepincubation/incubation business I started my own business and as co-founder in Chainfrog.com. It has been about quarter of a year and already some things come back to my mind what is the startups really need and what would be the best ”Seasonal Presents” for them. * Demanding […]

Night in a Game Jam

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I was lucky to be one of the organizers and overseeing one night shift of a RAY Game Jam! Inspired by ”Night in the Museum” I will be making a diary every hour what happened here in Game Jam (19.-20.11. Saturday night). What is a Game Jam? Check here:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Game_jam. We had a 48h RAY Game […]

Inspiring Communities

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This week I have participated to Tampere internationalization and Kangasala Municipaly Future seminar. There seems to be a need for cities, entrepreneurs and citizens to find new ways to communicate and network as public resources are diminishing and the world is changing so fast. I have had an honor to be in my 15 career […]

How easy is it to make Personal Web pages?

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I wanted to test something new and decided to make my personal web pages over the weekend: www.kimmorouhiainen.fi Here are my thoughts! My toolbox – ”Yrittäjän opas omiin verkkosivuihin” – eBook by Diep, Kustula and Kangasmäki – Hosting service – WordPress – Pixabay – Very limited, nearly no experience to create web pages or coding […]

Share to Multiply

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I believe in working together to achieve bigger goals in our lives. To find inspiration in everyday and everyone’s lives I meet that day! During the last month I had an opportunity to participate events and co-operation forums in other Finnish cities or projects outside of Tampere Innovation Platforms. Some of the learnings I have […]

Blind Spots of Startup Talk

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There is a great active Startup Scene in Finland and abroad. A lot of great news of startups changing the world (10 top Israeli companies changing the world from nocamels.com or news from arcticstartup.com). Still I feel there are some common Blind Spots which should be talked more… Too much focus on investment & pitching […]