Norway´s Crown Prince Haakon will open the Startup Extreme conference 15th June. At the conference investors, established industry, startups and media meet for unique day of building relationships and learning. This is a great opportunity for the Bergen entrepreneurial community to meet international investors, get access to potential customers, partners and media.
The conference has three tracks, providing something for everyone.
- Startup Investing
Get the latest news and insights about investing in Nordic and Norwegian startups A tailored program for investors and investment-seeking Startups in Angel, Seed and Series A rounds. Meet more than 70 world class investors, learn about picking the winning investments, meet investor-ready startups, and share experiences on investing in startups.
- Corporate Innovation
Wonder why Startup Mentality is the new buzz? Join the best and brightest Corporate Innovators and understand why! Attend a full day of talks, cases and discussions about the future of corporate innovation, and meet startups relevant to your industry. The foundation of any innovation program is the ability to work with speed. Learn how you can keep up with the speed of startups and cooperate with the startup scene to avoid getting disrupted and stay on top of your industry.
- Company scaling
«First to scale» is the new «first to market». Meet world class experts on company scaling and growth, to learn what it takes to be the fastest scaler in your industry.
A great opportunity
The first Startup Extreme conference was held in 2015. This was a great success with 73 % of the investors participating flying in from abroad. Three investment and several new connections where made during the three days of conference and extreme sports. BTO was also partner then and we reaffirm this bond this year.
– Startup Extreme is a great opportunity for the world to discover the entrepreneurial community and innovation created in Bergen and Norway. For our startups with international potential it is crucial to create a network outside Norway. Startup Extreme is a start and for many their first meeting with international investors, says Anders Haugland, Managing director of Bergen Teknologioverføring.