Author: Mirva Lampinen


What I learned at Venture Summit

Last autumn, I got the opportunity to judge the final of the EIT Food FAN programme. Three out of the ten finalists received a hefty reward of 100,000€ per team. Realistic ideas go a long… Read more »


FAN accelerator programme launched

For the past year, we have collaborated with VTT, Valio and the University of Helsinki to get the European Institute of Innovation and Technology’s (EIT) Food Accelerator Network, FAN, to Finland. The incubator will concentrate… Read more »


Ecosystems drive Israel’s success

Despite having few natural resources and suffering from chronic political instability, Israel is a massively successful economy and a true startup nation. Where does the success come from? Ecosystems. I had the opportunity to participate… Read more »