Baltic Sea Venture Final – Jan 26th, Denmark
The Baltic Sea Venture Final, a competition for the most promising companies in the areas of Øresund, Hamburg and Helsinki, is being organised by the Baltic Sea Knowledge Region and Venture Cup in Southern Sweden and Denmark.
The event is divided in two parts. First, the participating companies are presenting in front of a Jury in a closed session. Second, presentations of Baltic Sea Knowledge Region and ‘Early stage finance situation in Øresund, Helsinki and Hamburg’ will be given by interesting speakers followed by roundtable discussions. At the end prizes will be given out followed by a networking buffet.
16.00 – 16.10 Welcome
Chairman of Øresund Science Region, Göran Bexell
Moderator, Peter Höjerback, CEO Øresund IT Academy
16.10 – 16.25 Baltic Sea Knowledge Region
Monica Schofield, Head EU Office Tutech Innovation
16.25 – 17.25 Early stage finance in Øresund, Helsinki and Hamburg
Øresund, Jørgen Thorball – VP Business Development Novozymes
Helsinki, Tatu Laurila – Deputy Managing Director, Culminatum Ltd Oy
Hamburg, Helmut Thamer – CEO Tutech Innovation
17.25 – 18.15 Roundtable discussions
“Improving access to early stage finance”
Lessons to be learned and recommendations
18.15 – 18.45 Presentation of roundtable findings and concluding remarks
18.45 – 20.00 Prize ceremony and buffet
University of Copenhagen
Njalsgade 126 – 128, building 23 (see enclosed map)
Place of presentations and roundtable: Auditorium 23.0.49
Prize ceremony and buffet: The Mosaic
Please note that the number of seats are limited, so please register by sending an email to: or call at +45 35 32 28 49 no later than January 23, 2006 in order to confirm your participation.