Events

Viikki Food Design Factory organizes both open and invitation only events to various target groups. The best way to receive news about upcoming events is to subscribe to our newsletter on the front page.
Witness the future Food System Changing Solutions - 12.6.2024

Don't miss your chance to witness groundbreaking startups pitch their transformative ideas live on stage at the Food Systems Solutions Summit in Helsinki on June 12th, 2024! Join us for startups pitching live on stage! The Summit is part of the SRI/SSD Conference open-day Program.

Food Systems Solutions Summit on June 11.-12.6.2024

Call for Startups/Scaleups! Come to Helsinki, engage in exclusive startup/scaleup activities, and connect with key players shaping the future of agri-food sustainability. 

Participate in a global showcase and competition for science-based startups innovating for sustainable food systems. The four best teams will win a prize for their performance. Prices are the following: 

  • A spot on stage at YScience @Slush in Nov.2024
  • Tickets to Slush 2024 and travel and accommodation for the trip to Helsinki

You can register for the event using the link below! The Summit is free of charge. 

Pre-Germinator and Germinator Demo Evening 29.3.2023

Viikki Food Design Factory's Pre-Germinator and Germinator programmes come to an end on 29.3.2023 in a Demo Evening in Viikki. Come see, listen and taste what our students and startups have been up to this season!

Agrifood & Circular Economy Mix & Match 1.3.2023

Looking for people to change the world with? Come meet startups in the food systems and circular economy sectors to the Mix&Match event in Viikki on the 1st of March at 15:00. See event details and register by 24.2.2023 at the link below.

Food System Mix&Match 25.5.2022

The Food System Mix & Match was organized in Maria01 on May 25th, 2022.

Viikki Food Design Factory opening event 21.4.2022

Viikki Food Design Factory celebrated the opening of its community space and lab facilities in Viikki on 21.4.2022 together with food system transformation makers and innovation ecosystem builders: researchers, students, startups, companies and investors.

Videos of talks and pitches are available on the event website at the link below.