Malmö, Sweden

March 14, 2017

At a Startup Sauna Local Event, early stage startups will receive honest feedback and advice from coaches who are experienced serial entrepreneurs and investors. By impressing the coaches, attending startups have the opportunity to be shortlisted for the Startup Sauna spring 2017 acceleration program held May 2nd – June 16th in Helsinki, Finland.

For the Malmö local event, 6 best startups will be selected for the 1on1's with Startup Sauna coaches.


Details & Schedule

  • Deadline:
    March 6, 2017
  • Contact person:
  • Selected startups will be notified at least four days prior to the event.

  • Schedule:

    13:00 – 15:00 1on1 coaching (selected startups)


Tuomas Kosonen
Venture Capital

Tuomas is responsible for the coordination of investment operations including fund management and finances at Inventure. Tuomas is also actively involved in creating value in the portfolio companies, and manages the investments in the portfolio companies Conmio, IPTune, Rightware, Thinglink, and Whitevector. Prior to joining Inventure Tuomas worked as CFO for a mobile developer Rovio Mobile Oy. He has also worked as an attorney and in-house legal counsel for Nokia.

Stefano Mosconi

Stefano is a tech entrepreneur with long experience in working in international big and startup companies (Nokia, Jolla). He coaches and mentors people in the early stages of their journeys and through his company Britemind helps companies to understand and exploit technology to grow their businesses. He is part of the Finnish Business Angel Network (FiBAN) and also helps VCs with startup evaluations.He is a speaker and talks about future, startups, technology and culture.

Phil Łaszkowicz
Industry Expert

Experienced creative technologist, with service and UX design, and full-stack development skills, supporting startups at board level, whilst working with some of the most successful organizations around the world, including Adecco, ARM, Audi, Barclays, Citigroup, IBM, Lloyds Banking Group, Microsoft, Nokia, NVIDIA, Oracle, Porsche, Sony, United Nations, and Volkswagen Group.

Delivered intelligence systems, identity and access management systems, enterprise financial systems, telecommunications solutions, machine learning / data science / AI products, mobile platforms, apps, and bots, cloud services, core operating systems technologies, augmented & virtual reality solutions, award winning video games, embedded media systems, wearable technologies, and Web technologies.

Startup coach, board level advisor, and occasional speaker at events for the use of open source and open standards in the enterprise, & start-up best practices.