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AN ARCTIC ATTITUDE GETS YOU FURTHER

Participate in the coolest and most vibrant accelerator

 

IDEA ACCELERATOR WITH AN ARCTIC ATTITUDE

The Avanto Accelerator is a seed accelerator organized by the Business Kitchen, Oulu. In the 8-week program the teams’ ideas are developed, shaped and accelerated into viable products with identifiable customers. During the program teams will develop the skills which will enable them to succeed in working life and succeed as entrepreneurs. The program is structured according to the lean startup methodology and it will encourage participants to gather information from the market and test products rapidly. The Avanto will crystallize and shape ideas into a gems that are ready for the markets!

COMMUNITY

”Every successful individual knows that his or her achievement depends on a community of persons working together.” - Paul Ryan

The program improves its’ participants business skills and networks since it takes place in Business Kitchen’s co-working community. Simultaneously it helps entrepreneurs integrate into the entrepreneurial ecosystem to help launch startups faster because it is instructive to work side by side with people going through similar issues. Personal development will play a significant role in this program since teams with different skills are much more likely to succeed.

CONNECTIONS & EXPERTISE

The Avanto Accelerator program offers you wide range of expertise – we will work together with product strategy, concepts, market plans, pitches, performance and much more. We don’t want to brag but our coatches from the University of Oulu and University of Applied Sciences are real experts and have the widest networks when it comes to business. This universities' co-operation is one-of-a-kind even in global level.