VTT LAUNCHPAD

Deep-Tech Incubator

We create bold science-driven companies that build on cutting-edge research. VTT LaunchPad is a deep-tech incubator, where we bring VTT researchers and technology together with the best business minds and investors out there to renew industries.

VTT is a powerhouse of technology development and scientific research. Many of the most significant Finnish technology start-ups were brought to life at VTT. VTT LaunchPad enables even more ambitious goals.

 

OUR VENTURES

HTM Solutions

HTM Solutions enables improving well-being, safety, and security of people with a scalable Human Thermal Model (HTM) software technology – whenever thermal satisfaction is an issue.

Enifer Bio

Enifer Bio’s provides biotechnical solutions to help biorefineries maximize value from biorefining chains by utilizing agroforest side- and waste streams. They have an unique expertise in development of fungal bioprocesses.

KRYF10X

KRYF10X revolutionizes light visibility with controlled range illumination (CRI) technology. We see – they don’t.

Switch Window

Switch Window enables to smart up your windows and protect your privacy without losing your outside view.

Immunodiagnostics venture

The venture is developing recombinant antibodies for small – non immunogenic – molecules using antibody library technologies. Focus is on development of unique high value antibodies tailored for next generation diagnostic platforms.    

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Volare

Volare aims to provide a sustainable solution for protein production through valorisation of food industry side streams. With over 100 billion target market it wants to save the world from waste.

Cooling solutions venture

The ultimate cooling solutions of this venture enable new generation of compact, light and reliable high power products – for moving heat at the speed of sound.

You to lead the next deep-tech start-up?

Are you looking for your next company to build? Are you passionate about science-driven technology? This might be your chance to find your scientific team and your next challenge. The incubator is looking for entrepreneurs to join in. Contact us!

Past events

October 3, 2019 Volare, KRYF10X and Switch Window represented at Stream Startup Festival, Tampere

September 12, 2019 VTT LaunchPad meet-and-greet (Link for the pitches: https://vtt.videosync.fi/launchpad-pitching) For the passwd, email tiia-maria.tenhunen@vtt.fi

May 20-22, 2019 Bootcamp

Upcoming events

November 21-22, 2019 SLUSH, VTT LaunchPad booth +  all VTT LaunchPad teams represented

March 11-31, 2020 VTT LaunchPad 2020 application round open!

May 13-15, 2020 VTT LaunchPad Bootcamp
   
    

GET TO KNOW OUR TEAM

VTT LaunchPad is VTT’s internal incubator that is run by a team specialized in lean thinking, innovation work, and combining technology, design and business areas. In addition, our network consists of several specialists from inside VTT as well as external mentors, investors and seasoned start-up experts.

STAY IN TOUCH

We regularly send newsletter to stakeholders interested in our operations. You will receive latest information about our events and the progress of our ventures, and plenty more! Stay updated and order the newsletter by sending an email to launchpad@vtt.fi 

Due to an error, if you have requested the newsletter earlier by using the form, please send an email to launchpad@vtt.fi. We are sorry for the inconvenience! 

VTT LaunchPad bootcamp 20- 22 May, 2019 in Helsinki

JOIN US!

Will you lead the next deep-tech start-up?

Are you looking for your next company to build? Are you passionate about science-driven technology? This might be your chance to find your scientific team and your next challenge. The incubator is looking for entrepreneurs to join us and start something great.

Let us know.

 

Want to have your finger on the pulse of Finland’s start-ups and advise the most exciting science-based companies?

 Are you a seasoned investor, entrepreneur or industry professional excited about new technologies? Our incubator is building a network of mentors and advisors. This is a fantastic opportunity to share your experience and get involved.

Let us know.