The white-paper for starting co-working, including screening of the existing creative spaces and needs analysis for sustainable development was developed in the framework of Startup Connect project. The main purpose of the white-paper is to inform Russian and Finnish companies, government and other stakeholders about main features of coworking spaces format and to insure the development of international cooperation on flexible work spaces market.

Do you have a business idea, or want to develop your first startup? Do you think, how to transform your business in the crisis times? Let us invite you to Dreamers Forum, which takes place online on August 1, 2020.

Do you have a technology-based project (IT/ MOBILE/INTERNET) or you simply desire to experience working with an international project development team this summer? If yes, welcome to SumIT+InnoCamp!

*Ship is a startup event that consists of a mentor program and the Pitch Captain pitching competition. Annually *ship brings together 50 startup teams to compete for the 5000€ main prize.

We are pleased to announce special offers for Business Club members from companies:

Startup Connect Business Club is the communication platform for investors and entrepreneurs from Russia, Finland, EU interested in investing in startups, to get new contacts in the venture community and ready to share experience.

The Kotka Hamina Region Development Agency Cursor Oy (Finland) announced the launch of the Russian-Finnish Startup Connect Business Club. Sergey Troshkov, coordinator of cross-border cooperation projects, talks about who the Business Club was created for and how it will work.

Cursor Oy, Kotka-Hamina Regional Development Company (Finland), has opened a new Finnish-Russian Startup Connect Business Club.

Annual event dedicated to the implementation of the South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 Programme took place in ITMO University on December 10-11, 2019.

The survey on internationalization potential of SMEs was developed in the framework of Startup Connect project. The aim of the survey is to raise awareness of the potential for internationalization of SMEs and startups from St. Petersburg and Leningrad region operating in cleantech industry.