Start a new business

Be it high-growth or self-employment, MEGE helps you to find your strengths, develop your idea and set up your business.

In addition to the selected training modules and events, you'll receive the support of mentors and fellow entrepreneurs-to-be. Throughout the program, you have access to a co-working space and StartUp School guidance at Haaga-Helia Pasila campus. Practical support helps you to get from here to registering your business and closing your first customers.


January

Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset

Online course with two face to face meetings helps you to develop your business idea and to start building your own entrepreneurial path.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 22.1.2019 - 7.3.2019
Place: Online course with two meetings at Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus


February

Find your strengths

Five group coaching sessions to clarify your future professional career, and to develop your self-knowledge and self-leadership.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 7.2. - 14.3.2019
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13, Helsinki

How to Start a Business in Finland

The workshop takes you through the practicalities of setting up a business in Finland: What is the process of registering a business entity in Finland? What are the reporting responsibilities, tax and pension liabilities included? How does setting up a business affect your residence permit status?

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Date: 13.2.2019 (17:00-19:00)
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13


MARCH

Idea Development Week

The Idea Development Week is a 5 days, hands on event open to anyone who has a business idea or wants to contribute to growing an idea into a business. For 5 days you can take part in workshops on business model development meant to turn your idea into a concrete project.

Organizer: The Shortcut
Dates: 11.3.2019 - 15.3.2019
Place: The Shortcut, Maria 01, Lapinlahdenkatu 16, Helsinki


From Idea to Prototype

Three day intensive course gives you practical tools on how to design, test, validate and refine your business idea - together with other entrepreneurs.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 19.3.2019 - 21.3.2019
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13, Helsinki


Digital Prototyping Week

Digital Prototyping Week is a 5-day event where you will learn the processes and techniques to create, prototype and test a digital product. This is the perfect opportunity to join a team, create a digital product, test the user experience and showcase your work to a jury of professionals. The focus will be on learning the process & tools, rather than creating the perfect concept.

Organizer: The Shortcut
Dates: 25.3.2019 - 29.3.2019
Place: The Shortcut, Maria 01, Lapinlahdenkatu 16, Helsinki


APRIL

Find your strengths

Five group coaching sessions to clarify your future professional career, and to develop your self-knowledge and self-leadership.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 27.3.2019 - 3.5.2019
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13, Helsinki

Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset

Online course with two face to face meetings helps you to develop your business idea and to start building your own entrepreneurial path.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 2.4.2019 - 14.5.2019
Place: Online course with two meetings at Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus


MAY

MEGE MENTOR DAY

MEGE Mentor Day brings together international professionals and experienced business mentors. The mentors are seasoned entrepreneurs or executives, who have spent decades in building businesses and networks in Finland.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 14.5.2019 9:00-16:00
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13, Helsinki


Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset

Online course with two face to face meetings helps you to develop your business idea and to start building your own entrepreneurial path.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 21.5.2019 16-18 and 15.8.2019 16-19
Place: Online course with two meetings at Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus


JUNE

MEGE MENTOR DAY

MEGE Mentor Day brings together international professionals and experienced business mentors. The mentors are seasoned entrepreneurs or executives, who have spent decades in building businesses and networks in Finland.

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Dates: 10.6.2019 9:00-16:00
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13, Helsinki


How to Start a Business in Finland

The workshop takes you through the practicalities of setting up a business in Finland: What is the process of registering a business entity in Finland? What are the reporting responsibilities, tax and pension liabilities included? How does setting up a business affect your residence permit status?

Organizer: Haaga-Helia Startup School
Date: To be announced
Place: Haaga-Helia Pasila Campus, Ratapihantie 13