21 September 2021
We Unite! Startups
From September until December, Unite! partner universities are organising We Unite! Start-ups, a series of sessions, in virtual format, with leading speakers from various sectors of international industry, who will show us what it takes to internationalise start-ups in various European countries such as Portugal, Sweden, Finland and Spain.

Unite! in collaboration with Tech Labs of the, Aalto Startup Center, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and KTH, brings you a series of events dedicated to the European start-up community.  With the aim to bring together startups from Europe, to network and learn from each other but also to analyse their specific trends and cross-industry issues in the context of internationalization. These events will allow start-ups to discover new ways to access mentoring and expertise that can support internationalization processes, while at the same time gaining a better understanding and access to the Unite! ecosystem market and funding opportunities.

This initiative will last until the end of the year 2021. Once a month, a specific theme will be presented through an interesting keynote speaker, who will guide you in strategic thinking and cross-industry methodologies as well as trends regarding the 4 specific themes:

  • Agriculture, Food, Forestry and Sea;
  • Health & Wellness;
  • Urban Mobility and Sustainability;
  • Emerging Technologies.

Each thematic event will be hosted by different Unite! partners. The next event is titled “Health & Wellness” here you can find a brief overview: 

Are you a startup in the EU and operating within the industries of health and wellness? Or maybe you are a curious researcher or student? Learn more about these two important areas.

Meet with experts, learn from startups that have come further and gain insight to trends. You will also have a chance to network with other startups and experts.

This event is part of the initiative “We Unite! Startups”

We are a University Network for Innovation, Technology and Engineering and in collaboration with Tech Labs, Aalto Startup Center, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya and KTH we aim to bring together startups from Europe , and not only, to network and learn from each other. Until the end of the year and once a month a specific thematic will be presented through an interesting keyno

Agenda (starting at 11h00 CET):

  1. Introduction
  2. Motivational Speaker - Startup (founder to founder) - Luís Patrão (UpHill)
  3. Key-note Speaker - Health & Wellness Trends - Joana Feijó (Health Cluster Portugal)
  4. Round tables with experts
  5. New funding opportunities Public vs Private
  6. Conclusion

The event is free of charge with registration required.