Program for the curious individuals who want to learn new and relevant work-life skills and do something meaningful. The eight-week program is open for all who are highly motivated in developing themselves.
The accelerator program consists of 8 workshops, other small tasks and a couple of social gatherings for the participants.
TOPICS AND LOCATIONS
25.9.2018 - Dreams @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room ASPIRE
Hosted by Juha-Matti Santala, Futurice
Vague dreams are no good since you'll never reach them. In this guided workshop you'll get help in realizing what you want in life and build an action plan that will help you reach your wildest dreams step-by-step. Juhis is a dreamer and adventurer who's achieved his dreams multiple times and now helps young people reach theirs.
2.10.2018 - Recognize my skills @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room ASPIRE
Workshop is hosted by Nic Mepham, Kielo Growth
Identifying and writing about your own skills and strengths often seems awkward and challenging. How can I tell what I have achieved in life (studies, activities and working life) and how I can show a that I’m an expert in a certain field? What kind of person I am and in what kind of working culture I would like to work? How can I paint my future so that everyone can see where I'm going?
9.10.2018 - Public speaking @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room ASPIRE
Workshop is hosted by Simo Kekäläinen, University of Oulu
There is increasing use for good presenting and public speaking skills in working life, as persuasive people can make their message clear and through that their ideas sold. For some people it comes naturally, and for others it requires practice. This workshop helps you to conquer your fears and remodel your comfort zone.
16.10.2018 - Graphic design @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room GALAXY
30.10.2018 - Self-branding @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room GALAXY
6.11.2018 - Physical wellbeing @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room TELLUS STAGE
Workshop is hosted by Victor Pavlov, University of Oulu
Do you want to get up every morning, like a champion? You will learn and practice: how to wake up your body; how to get your brain started; how to boost your energy; how to feel fresh & be ready for your day. It is especially good since the dark wintertime is coming.
13.11.2018 - Entrepreneurship & Innovation @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room GALAXY
20.11.2018 - Motivation & ending party @ University of Oulu, Tellus Innovation Arena, Room GALAXY
Each workshop will start at 16:30 and will last until 19:00/19:30. Language of the workshops is English.
Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event, during which groups of ambitious individuals with various backgrounds pitch ideas for new companies, form teams around the ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, or presentation by end of the event.
NY Start Up is a practical hands on learning model for entrepreneurship, testing ideas in practice, and improving working life skills.
Students set up their own practice company that operates with real money. We give the teams help, guidance and connections to develop the idea.
In the program, teams get to compete on a national and European level.
Read more about the program and register for the upcoming batch here: https://oulues.com/nystartup. Program starts in the end of November 2018.
Startup Crawl connects students with Oulu-based companies. Participants visit companies’ offices during one afternoon.
It’s a pub crawl taken to a more business level.
Event aims to inspire people to develop themselves and connect with other like-minded people.
This one afternoon event is build around inspiring stage show and excellent opportunities for networking.
Event is organized in Finnish.
Summer entrepreneurship program for 16-24-year-olds.
They create their own companies and we help them through mentoring and events to learn new skills through entrepreneurship.
SMEhack is a hackathon event where participants will be solving cases with their team. Teams consist of students from different studies such as business, design and technology.
Cases will be given by the case companies, who are looking for innovative solutions to their problems.
Do you have a problem where you need a solution? Send us email firstname.lastname@example.org and we can discuss more.