whether you are a total beginner or already have a business,

avanto is right for you


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develop a business idea

Avanto Idea Accelerator

4-week program with workshops, coaching, mentoring and networking that turns opportunities and ideas into businesses.

Participants work in teams developing their business ideas and pitch them to investors in the end of the program.


develop an existing business

AVANTO business incubator 

Tailor-made non-stop program for all entrepreneurial minds with an existing company.

The program includes suitable workshops and one-on-one coaching. 

student participants will receive 5 ECTS for completing the program




March 14th Ideation Workshop, Business Kitchen Tellus Come up with a business idea or polish an already existing one to prepare yourself for the program

March 16-18th, Startup Weekend Oulu, Tellus University of Oulu Build ideas into startups with the aid of mentors and teams



March 23-24th | Kick off the Avanto Accelerator Program | Business Kitchen Tellus

  • Fri 23.3. 2 pm - 8 pm | Introduction & Lean Business Model
  • Sat 24.3. | 9 am - 4 pm |  Lean Business Model (Continued) & Validation 

Wed 4.4 | Financial KPIs & Revenue Model | Business Kitchen OAMK 4 pm - 7 pm 

Tue 10.4 | Marketing & Selling | Business Kitchen University of Oulu 4 pm - 7 pm

Fri 20.4 | Pitching & Mentor Day | Jumpru Pub 2 pm - 8 pm

Tue 24.4 | DEMODAY | University of Oulu, Lecture Hall L2 4 pm - 7 pm