EnergySpin Forum & Innovation Awards

EnergySpin Forum is where world class energy startups and talents meet with international investors and executives. EnergySpin Forum features top tier speakers ranging from business founders and experienced investors to simply fantastic people behind the newest success stories within business.

Energy & Innovation Awards is the hall of cases! Who will win the Oscar of energy technology? This year it will be bigger than ever! Have you already submitted your case?

Art Hall (Vaasa City Hall)
Senaatinkatu 1, behind Vaasa City Hall
Wednesday 17 March
14:45 - 18:00

Registration

EnergySpin Forum & Innovation Awards 2020

14:45 Opening of EnergySpin Forum

Marko J Koski
EnergySpin - Operations & Partnerships
Helena Sarén
Head of Smart Energy, Business Finland
Moderator of the Event

14:50 Deeptech investments and trade sale as exit plan

Terhi TJ Vapola
Vice President, Helen Ventures
Terhi TJ. Vapola is an experienced venture capitalist and international business executive, with a proven track record in creating new tech businesses and driving growth through board work. Her experience spans from managing high tech start-ups and growth companies to venture capital and corporate venturing. Currently she is the leader and founder of Helen Ventures, the investment arm of Finnish energy company Helen Ltd. Earlier she has been CEO of Springvest (growth capital), MD of Lureco (seed capital), angel investor, and business executive at Nokia. She has co-founded multiple startups, including one that won the coveted Red Herring Europe and Red Dot Design awards.

15:30 Coffee break

15:40 Crowdfunding as tool for raising capital - Fire side chat

Lasse Mäkelä
CEO & Co-founder, Invesdor
Jarmo Saaranen
Partner, VNT Management

16:30 Energy startup landscape in Europe and TOP30 most promising energy startups

VES Vaasa Entrepreneurship Society
University of Vaasa

17:15 Innovation Awards

Energy & Innovation Awards is the hall of cases! Who will win the Oscar of energy technology?


Make sure to give your vote, the People’s choise -award will be chosen based on your votes! Voting will be opened 15th February!



Marko J Koski

EnergySpin - Operations & Partnerships
tel: +358 50 561 5858

Helena Sarén

Head of Smart Energy, Business Finland

Marko Kuokkanen

EnergySpin - Key Account Manager

EnergyWeek 2020 schedule

  • 9 - 10
  • 10 - 11
  • 11 - 12
  • 12 - 13
  • 13 - 14
  • 14 - 15
  • 15 - 16
  • 16 - 17
  • 17 - 18
  • 18 - 19
Music hall
Opening of EnergyWeek

(09:20 - 10:30 )

Seminar 1: European Climate Objective: Policy and Market Development

(11:00 - 12:30 )

Seminar 2: Nordic Renewables: Objectives and case examples

(13:30 - 15:00 )

Art Hall
Circular Economy

(10:40 - 12:10 )

Energy Growth

(12:30 - 15:00 )

The Research Exhibition of Energy

(16:00 - 18:00 )

Mirror Hall
Exhibitor’s stage

(10:00 - 16:00 )

Meeting hall
Networking

(09:00 - 17:00 )

  • 9 - 10
  • 10 - 11
  • 11 - 12
  • 12 - 13
  • 13 - 14
  • 14 - 15
  • 15 - 16
  • 16 - 17
  • 17 - 18
  • 18 - 19
Wednesday 17 March
Music hall
Flexible Energy Solutions Seminar

(10:00 - 11:50 )

Smart Energy Innovation Dialogue

(12:00 - 13:30 )

Future Sustainable Factories Seminar

(14:30 - 16:15 )

Art Hall
Engine Technology Seminar

(09:00 - 12:00 )

Future Battery Solutions X GigaVaasa

(12:30 - 14:30 )

EnergySpin Forum & Innovation Awards

(14:45 - 18:00 )

Mirror Hall
Exhibitor’s stage

(10:00 - 16:00 )

Meeting hall
Networking

(09:00 - 17:00 )