Knowledge bank

Startup ecosystem and communities

Are you looking for a community of like-minded people? Would you like to share ideas, find support or gain insight on entrepreneurship? Below you can find options to fit your needs.

Helsinki Think Company spaces - Central Helsinki, Meilahti, Kumpula, Viikki

Helsinki Think Company spaces are open to all entrepreneurs and aspiring change makers in the academics who want to make positive change in the world. The spaces have all the basic stuff one would need in an office: wifi, coffee, whiteboards or flip charts, markers, post-its and so on. It’s all free of charge and one can come in solo or with a team. All of the spaces are accessible, and during our opening hours a host is always around to help. You don't have to be a business owner or a student at the University of Helsinki to use our spaces – Helsinki Think Company is open to all people wherever they are along their entrepreneurial path. Read more about the spaces.

Dealroom - A data platform on startups, growth companies and tech ecosystems

Dealroom is an online platform providing data on startups, growth companies and tech ecosystems to accelerate entrepreneurship and innovation. Dealroom’s accessible platform offers real-time data globally to it’s engaged community. Get access to versatile data and insights and look into Dealroom’s services in more detail.


The Women Entrepreneurs of Finland

The goal of the Association is to promote the economic, social, and operating conditions of women entrepreneurs. At present the Women Entrepreneurs of Finland has more than 60 member associations and over 5000 individual members from different fields of business. Find out more information.

Howtomo – a career network for women

Howtomo is a career network for women founded in 2016 in Helsinki. Howtomo organizes work-related workshops where women teach other women valuable skills related to their area of expertise. Read more about Howtomo’s events and join their Facebook-page to find up-to-date information about the community.

MiB - Mothers in business

Mothers in Business is a network of career-oriented mothers. MiB’s goal is the smooth integration of work and family. With MiB, you develop your skills, grow your networks and can get involved in promoting the role of mothers in working life. Read more about MiB.

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