On February 5-6 2020, one of the most effective matchmaking startup event in the Nordics and Baltics, Arctic15, was launched in Stockholm for the first time. The focus was on making deals and quality networking.
The two-day event brought together in total 400+ attendees from a focused international crowd of startups, scaleups, investors, corporates and media. The tracks were focused on various industries, technologies and topics ranging from AI and Data, Fintech, Mobility, Health and Scaling.
At Arctic 15 Stockholm, a wide variety of speakers took the stage amongst others, Jarno Vanhatapio, CEO and founder of NA-KD.com, Adeo Ressi, CEO of Founders Institute and Maria A. Dahrieh, Founder and CEO at WhaleShark. With the aim to create a space for networking and interaction to facilitate new deals, pre-event matchmaking, ad-hoc meetings, side events and workshops was also arranged. As the core of it all was the 1-on-1 meetings held in Deal Room, we are proud to announce that 1190 meetings was successfully held throughout the event.
Outside Minds was responsible for everything on the event in relation to production, volunteer management and side events. This included all communication with the venues, planning and execution on site and on side events as well as training and management of the staff.