the why, the how, the what
Act 1 - The Why
We are all screwed.
New high-growth companies. Globally competitive.       That’s where new jobs are created.
Skype. Nokia. Getjar. Angry Birds. Spotify. SSH. Parallels.                    More of these.
First, we were founded because of the cultural issue.
“Entrepreneurship is next to unemployment.”          “When are you going to get a real job?.”        “You made it big, and...
And at the same time, we had epic techies and tech.
The vision grew bigger.
Let’s make our region the next technology hub.Let’s give everyone a reason to come out here.
Budapest          Riga Helsinki     St.Petersburg  Kaunas          Tallinn  Kazan          TampereKrasnodar         Turku ...
Well, we certainly weren’t alone.
Growth entrepreneurship is not aboutmoney, office space, civil servant advice or lecturing.
Growth entrepreneurship is all aboutattitudes, knowhow, coaching, sharing, risk-taking, skills &                learning t...
Growth entrepreneurship is all about      that big hairy audacious vision,     making a dent into the universe,changing wh...
Growth entrepreneurship is tough.
Act 2 - the How
Startup Sauna MeetupsTo get the word out and have everyone involved.
Startup Sauna Warmups1 day coaching events to help as many startups as possible.
Startup Sauna Accelerator  6 week program brings together the 20 most promisingstartups from Northern Europe, Baltics, Rus...
Startup Sauna AcceleratorBusiness models, product-market fit, go-to-market, tech,          UX/UI, legals, financials, fundin...
Who should apply?                 Have a scalable business ideaHave a working prototype or have already launched their pro...
What do you get?  Travel costs covered to Finland*Accommodation during the 6 weeks*     Dedicated 1on1 coaching    Session...
Startup Sauna Fall 2012 Meetups & Warmups             Slush              Silicon Valley            Accelerator            ...
Act 3 - The What
The seed accelerator for the most promising startups from           Northern Europe, Baltics and Russia
Apply!startupsauna.submittable.com
Antti YlimutkaCaptain of Startup Sauna@startupsauna / @andynoseboneantti@startupsauna.com
One more thing...
Startup Sauna Meetup Lithuania 30/08/12
Startup Sauna Meetup Lithuania 30/08/12
Startup Sauna Meetup Lithuania 30/08/12
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Startup Sauna story shared during Barcamp Lithuania in Vilnius on 30/08/12. Explains The Why, The How, The What of Startup Sauna.

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  • Startup Sauna Meetup Lithuania 30/08/12

    1. 1. the why, the how, the what
    2. 2. Act 1 - The Why
    3. 3. We are all screwed.
    4. 4. New high-growth companies. Globally competitive. That’s where new jobs are created.
    5. 5. Skype. Nokia. Getjar. Angry Birds. Spotify. SSH. Parallels. More of these.
    6. 6. First, we were founded because of the cultural issue.
    7. 7. “Entrepreneurship is next to unemployment.” “When are you going to get a real job?.” “You made it big, and have to show it small” “Yet again a company sold abroad” “I’d rather work for a big company”“I’m a normal human, how could I create the next Apple?” “It’s too tough and uncertain to run a company”
    8. 8. And at the same time, we had epic techies and tech.
    9. 9. The vision grew bigger.
    10. 10. Let’s make our region the next technology hub.Let’s give everyone a reason to come out here.
    11. 11. Budapest Riga Helsinki St.Petersburg Kaunas Tallinn Kazan TampereKrasnodar Turku Malmö Shanghai Moscow StockholmNovosibirsk Yekaterinburg Oslo Vilnius Oulu Warsaw
    12. 12. Well, we certainly weren’t alone.
    13. 13. Growth entrepreneurship is not aboutmoney, office space, civil servant advice or lecturing.
    14. 14. Growth entrepreneurship is all aboutattitudes, knowhow, coaching, sharing, risk-taking, skills & learning through failing.
    15. 15. Growth entrepreneurship is all about that big hairy audacious vision, making a dent into the universe,changing what is and creating what will be.
    16. 16. Growth entrepreneurship is tough.
    17. 17. Act 2 - the How
    18. 18. Startup Sauna MeetupsTo get the word out and have everyone involved.
    19. 19. Startup Sauna Warmups1 day coaching events to help as many startups as possible.
    20. 20. Startup Sauna Accelerator 6 week program brings together the 20 most promisingstartups from Northern Europe, Baltics, Russia twice a year
    21. 21. Startup Sauna AcceleratorBusiness models, product-market fit, go-to-market, tech, UX/UI, legals, financials, funding...
    22. 22. Who should apply? Have a scalable business ideaHave a working prototype or have already launched their product Have a team that can execute Are ready to commit
    23. 23. What do you get? Travel costs covered to Finland*Accommodation during the 6 weeks* Dedicated 1on1 coaching Sessions on different topics Exposure to investors and mediaA chance to get sent to Silicon Valley Exact amount decided prior to each Startup Sauna Batch. Historically 1500€ / team + accommodation separately
    24. 24. Startup Sauna Fall 2012 Meetups & Warmups Slush Silicon Valley Accelerator Build!September October November December January
    25. 25. Act 3 - The What
    26. 26. The seed accelerator for the most promising startups from Northern Europe, Baltics and Russia
    27. 27. Apply!startupsauna.submittable.com
    28. 28. Antti YlimutkaCaptain of Startup Sauna@startupsauna / @andynoseboneantti@startupsauna.com
    29. 29. One more thing...
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