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Stream Connect - the startup-investor networking event of Tampere.

Stream Connect is a monthly series of startup-investor matchmaking and networking events organised by Platform6 and open to all startups in Tampere. The main goal of the event is to bring together investors that are actively looking for new early-stage growth companies (pre-seed, seed, Series A) for their portfolio and Tampere-based startups that are currently fundraising or planning their next funding round.

In addition to the high-quality keynotes and panel discussions, Stream Connect offers 1 full hour of facilitated networking and (for Platform6 members only) - Office Hours (1-on-1 meetings) with investors prior to the event.

For startups

  • Meet your potential investors and accelerate your fundraising process.

  • Learn about the ways to finance and boost the growth of your company - from angel and VC investments to CVCs, public funding, family offices and more.

  • Network with other startups from the region and get that spillover / validated knowledge of running a growth company.

For investors

  • Increase your reach by exploring the local ecosystem and getting to know regional rising stars.

  • Connect with early-stage startups that match your portfolio requirements.

  • Get more visibility for your investment activities and build trust among the new generation of startups.

Past events

The programme of the previous events can be accessed here.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 1. Early-stage funding.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 2. Building resilience.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 3. Accelerating growth.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 4. Funding you global.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 5. Fundraising in uncertain times

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 6. Managing investor outreach and relations.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 7. Metrics that matter.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 8. Investing in teams.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 9. SaaS Valuation in 2023.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 10. Deep tech: from R2B to Growth.

  • STREAM CONNECT. Episode 11. Next big thing in corporate venturing.

Speakers at Stream Connect

Here are a few examples of our previous speakers. Would you like to speak at Stream Connect? Drop a message to

Tuomas Maisala
Hands-on start-up advisor
Ossi Numminen
Investor, FiBAN Regional Angel
Alfredo Jollon
Managing Director, Stockholm Techstars Accelerator, Investor in early-stage venture & listed equities
Reetu Kainulainen
Co-Founder and CEO at Ultimate
Marko Tulonen
Investor, Mentor & Advisor | Energy Storage | Renewable Energy | Sustainable GREEN Technologies | ESG | VC |
Otto Chrons
CEO, co-founder at Revonte
Aleksi Aaltonen
Partner at Accelerando, Investor, Serial Entrepreneur
Päivi Malinen
CEO at Springvest, Board member at Bioretec
Amanda Lindqvist
Investment Director at Superhero Capital
Ilkka Kaikuvuo
Co-founder of Framery, board professional, angel investor
Risto Rautakorpi
Managing Partner at Gorilla Capital
Turo Numminen
Co-Founder at Sofokus Ventures
Tuomas Pahlman
Investor helping startups to go from Seed to Series C. +30 investments.
Jussi Muurikainen
Serial Entrepreneur, Founder of, Member of FIBAN
Reima Linnanvirta
Angel investor turned into VC, 100keur to 1meur seed investments, Partner at
Timo Tirkkonen
Partner at Inventure
Sakari Pihlava
General Partner at Vendep Capital investing in pre-Series A SaaS companies in the Nordics and Baltics
Heikki Väänänen
Founder and Exec.VP. Growth at HappyOrNot
Annukka Mickelsson
CEO at The Shortcut, Founder at Kerroin, president emerita at FiBAN
Arthen Sirola-Hashemi
Software deeptech investor at Karma Ventures
Matti Rönkkö
Head of Kiilto Ventures
Mia Häkkinen
Business Development Manager at Pirkanmaan Osuuskauppa
Samuli Savo
SVP Emerging Business, Packaging Solutions
Antti Vuolli
CCO at Silo AI
Aki Ylönen
Senior Advisor, Deep Tech Startups at Business Finland

Attend our next Stream Connect

Are you a startup based in Tampere? This is an event for you. Come to network with investors and other startup founders and learn more about the fundraising journey, get validated knowledge and harvest current opportunities.
Åkerlundinkatu 8, 33100 Tampere