Aalto Ventures Program welcome to learn how to create new, innovative hardware products and hardware based business in corporations and in startups.

Is your dream job creating new, cool electronic or mecatronic products? Would you like to work in a startup or even set up your own hardware startup? Or would you want to get a job in an existing but innovative company? Come and learn what it takes to be part of a team that successfully develops new hardware products!

Pauli Isoaho, CTO at Arctic Robotics and Matti Kauhanen, Business Unit Technology Manager at ABB talk about their view on how to be successful in the hardware business.

After the company introductions, students from the ELEC Sähköpaja course pitch their own hardware prototypes in a pitching competition where the winning team will get tickets to Slush 2016.


16:00 Welcome words
16:10 New business creation in a corporation – Matti Kauhanen from ABB
16:30 Life in a hardware startup – Pauli Isoaho from Arctic Robotics
17:00 Team pitches
18:00 Pitching competition ends and winner is announced