Pre-Germinator & Germinator Demo Evening 29.3.2023

The Pre-Germinator and Germinator programmes culminate on 29.3 in a showcase of the 2022-2023 student and startup teams. Come find out what the future of sustainable food systems looks and tastes like!
Event details

Welcome to the showcase of Viikki Food Design Factory's 2022-2023 student teams from the Pre-Germinator courses and startups from the Germinator pre-incubator programme.


29.3.2023 from 15.00 to 19.30


Forest Sciences Building on Viikki Campus, talks & pitches in Raisio hall (Latokartanonkaari 7, 00790 Helsinki)



  • Sign in & pick up your name tag


  • Welcome words
  • Greetings from the Faculty: Mari Sandell, Vice Dean of Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, UH
  • Introduction to Pre-Germinator programme
  • Pre-Germinator pitches:
    • Acorns 
    • Blå 
    • Papunen 
    • Prio-One 
    • Ukwa 
    • 365+ Veggies 
  • Voting for your favourite Pre-Germinator pitch / team


  • Coffee break


  • Introduction to Germinator programme
  • Germinator pitches:
    • Arctic Farming 
    • Binkiapp 
    • Five Letter Foods 
    • Molt 
    • Montinutra 
    • Squee 
    • Three Mushketeers
  • Voting for your favourite Germinator pitch / team
  • Germinator season 3 call info
  • Announcement of Pre-Germinator and Germinator pitch winners (voted by the audience)


  • Pre-Germinator & Germinator teams' stands and networking

The event is free of charge but registration is required by 22.3 the latest, if there are still places left. Remember to click confirm on the second page of the registration. If you don't receive the automatic confirmation email within a few minutes, check your junk mail folder and try again or contact us at