CEO Demola Global & team
This year, the theme of the 11 th edition of the High Level Forum Summit was “How local &
regional innovation ecosystems support 2030 global objectives”.
This Edition was hosted by the City of Tampere, Finland.
Dates: 6 to 9 November – Tampere, Finland
Responsibility in innovation
Morning program will take place at the main building of Tampere University, Lecture room 1 (A1). Street address: Kalevantie 4.
The afternoon program takes place at Nokia Areena, Paidia. Nokia Arena locates next to the campus area, left hand side from the main doors of the university. The walk is approximately 500 meters from door to door. Paidia is easy to find when you enter the arena from the entrance A, and immediately go up the escalator / stairs on the left side. Maps are provided at the welcome desk. We have also people to guide our guests.
Ecosystem Vital functions
The sessions before the ecosystem site visits take place at the main building of Tampere University, Main Auditorium. Street address: Kalevantie 4.
The coffee, startups show and conclusions will take place at Nokia Arena, Paidia (3rd flr).
Street address: Kansikatu. 3.
The buses to site visits leave in front of the main university building at 14:00.
Tampere industrial tour
Janne T. Kivinen Director Fastems
Jari Hämäläinen Director Cargotec
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Tampere city ecosystem tour
Juha Kaivonen Director of project development at City of Tampere
Reijo Väliharju Development director at Hiedanrannan kehitys ltd
Olli Pihlajamaa Senior scientist at Vtt
Hanna Jartti Project engineer at Tampere Tramway ltd.
Well done to all the participating start-ups, each one as rich and inspiring as the next. And congratulations to the 2022’s winners!
1. INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM
#1 BeFC Bioenzymatic Fuel Cells – CEO Jules Hammond
#2 Warpspace – CMO Ryota Takahashi
2. 2030 GLOBAL OBJECTIVES
#1 Waga Energy – CEO Mathieu Lefebvre
#2 Fluoink Nanotechnologies – CEO Layla Brini
The unique and singular character of the HLF Summit offers the ideal circle to accelerate the penetration of the international innovation community due to its format adapted to peer-to-peer exchanges and its multiple actors including investors.