Nov 19, 2018 Elsa Snellman
Welcome back to the North – has it been a year already? Once more, Helsinki is getting ready to welcome over 20,000 Slush attendees to the city. The Slush Week will be a full one, starting from day zero. For most of the evening program, Founders Street in Kalevankatu afterwork district will be the meeting spot for Slush attendees and other Slush-minded folks. This year, Founders Street is also included as a meeting spot in the Slush Matchmaking Tool.
For two nights, we have joined forces with Meltwater to fill the bars and restaurants on Founders Street with program ranging from industry-specific afterworks to research pitching, pub crawls, and much more. Welcome, old friends and the new – we’ve been expecting you!
Opening Show & the Official Opening Parties – Dec 3
We’ll kick off the week right on Monday with the Opening Show and the Official Slush Opening Party at Founders Street. The Opening Show starts at 7pm and will feature the man, the myth, the legend – Windows95man! Rest of the program we’ll leave as a surprise.
The Official Slush Opening Party, organized together with Meltwater, takes over the beautiful Old Student House (Vanha ylioppilastalo) right in the center of Helsinki, right next to Founders Street. And as just one party spot is never enough – just across the street, at Bakers Night, we’ll organize the Underground Opening Party. Techno enthusiasts, this one’s for you.
Afterworks & Industry Themed Gatherings – Dec 3–4
On Monday and Tuesday evening, Founders Street will be filled with laid-back program for those who want to continue where they left off during the day. We’ll have interesting industry-specific gatherings such as Slush Crypto Evening to Construction Tech Afterwork, and drinks organized by Slack!
Founders Street & Parties Schedule
Schedule on Dec 3:
Schedule on Dec 4:
Schedule on Dec 5:
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