1. High-Growth Startups, andBuilding a Sustainable EcosystemAalto University’s Builidng BlocksWill Cardwell, Aalto UniversitySenior Advisor, Global AlliancesWill.firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Startup companies will be engaged incombat in the Valley of Death…so you must get the ecosystem right!
3. Based on Startup Communities, by Brad Feld, 2012.
4. Based on Startup Communities, by Brad Feld, 2012.
5. Based on Startup Communities, by Brad Feld, 2012.
6. Based on Startup Communities, by Brad Feld, 2012.
7. Stanford eCornerSteve JurvetsonVideo
8. The Aalto University StrategyVisionThe best connect and succeed at Aalto University, an institutioninternationally recognised for the impact of its science, art and learning.Goal A world-class university by year 2020UniversalmissionContributionsto a better worldNationalmissionCompetitivenessand welfare of FinlandStrategic enablers Leadership; Internationalisation; Services; InfrastructureCulture builton common valuesPassion; Courage; Freedom; Responsibility; IntegrityCorestrategiesand KPIsResearchexcellenceOriginal, impactful,interdiciplinaryPioneeringeducationStudents in focus,a new learning cultureand approachesTrend-setting artArt, architecture anddesign as key driversfor improving livingenvironmentsSocietalimpactAdding value throughentrepreneurship,business liaison andsocietal interactionsSchools Arts, Design and Architecture; Chemical Technology; Economics;Electrical Engineering; Engineering; Science
9. Some Key Building Blocks at AaltoAalto Ventures Program +Summer of StartupsStartup LifeStartup SaunaACE Tech Transfer & Pre-SeedAppCampusAaltoEntrepreneurshipSociety –Startup SaunaBuildingAaltoUniversitySchoolsACE –Aalto Center forEntrepreneurship
10. ENTREPRENEURSHIP: A STRATEGIC ISSUE FOR AALTO UNIVERSITY!!Aalto Ventures Program (AVP): Strengthening the academicdimensions of entrepreneurship at Aalto University (with Stanford)
12. AppCampus Status2400 Submissions from 90 countriesOver 3m in grants allocated to over 130 teams
13. Inspiration From The CommunityCompanies formed by studentsand alumni on a global stage19
14. 20Inspiration From The Labs3 of Finland’s 5 fastest growing companiesare from Aalto Labs
15. Will.Cardwell@Aalto.FiStill much work to do, but weare starting to lift off…Join us!