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The coolest stage is yours. No time limit. The arctic pitching challenge is here again - cooler than ever!

Feb 25th 2015 Oulu, Raatti shore, Finland

Pitches that will cut to the chase! Guaranteed.

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The outdoor event is followed by a networking event indoors. There are limited
spaces available for the networking event. Make sure you will get a pass!


So far 60+ % percent of last year's startups are now well financed!

Read more success stories from last years event.


“There was no time limit, but you had to do it from inside a bear-sized ice hole, which the organizers cut from a nearby frozen lake. Oh, and no diving or wet suits allowed.”


Contact Us

Event & Partners

Mia Kemppaala
tel. +358 50 366 8303


Miia Maijala
tel. +358 40 8382899



Matti Rusila
tel. +358 50 352 0289


Sari Päivärinta
tel. +358 400 711 777


Project Coordinator

Nataliya Shevchuk
tel. +358 414938849

After Swim Party

Anton Jussila
tel. +358 40 169 7861



Veera-Maria Ahola
tel. +358 45 140 9499


Jason Brower
tel. +358 40 687 9999


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