To calm down the excitement, we’re now ready to announce the very impressive jury of Slush Music 20! As mentioned earlier, there are four juries that all have slightly different angles. We’re dividing the batch of startups to four according to the interests of the jury at hand. Our juries of investors and accelerators are […]
In 2017, Slush Music takes one step further in being a platform for startups to shine. The startup showcase from 2016 is turned into a pitching competition, Slush Music 20. Following in the footsteps of Slush, Slush Music now leaves the stage for the entrepreneurs and offers glory and great prizes for the winners together […]
This year, we are expecting over 1,000 investors at Slush, and some of them are sharing their stories on stage too. The Slush team is really looking forward to having Hemant Taneja and Lu Zhang speaking at this year’s event! Hemant Taneja, Managing Director at General Catalyst Hemant Taneja is Managing Director at General Catalyst […]
The first day of the sold-out Slush 2016 gathered 17,500 guests, including 2,336 startups, 1,146 investors and 610 journalists together. Slush CEO, Marianne Vikkula and President and Executive Producer, Nicolas Dolenc opened the day with welcoming remarks coupled with jaw-dropping displays of fire eruptions and leaping flames. Throughout the day, ingenious speakers wowed and impressed […]
Over the past three years over half a billion dollars in capital has been invested as a result of meetings held at Slush. In 2015 alone, there were 1.51 working years of VC meetings during the two-day event. Behind these numbers is the Slush Matchmaking Tool – an in-house built database where investors, startups, executives […]
It’s time to introduce our next speaker – no other than Chris Sacca, investor in Twitter, Instagram and Uber. Chris Sacca is Founder and Chairman of Lowercase Capital, which is said to be one of the most successful venture funds in history. Sacca is number three on the Forbes Midas List and his personal net […]
One of yesterday’s highlights at Slush was definitely the discussion between Supercell’s co-founder and CEO Ilkka Paananen and venture capitalist Neil Rimer from Index Ventures. The conversation gave a unique insight into the relationship between an entrepreneur and investor. Ilkka Paananen and Neil Rimer came together at the first day of Slush to discuss their […]
A blend of Silicon Valley pizzazz and years of experience mark the direction for London-based Mosaic Ventures. We asked the partners of the venture capital firm about the future of financial technology, why they started their own firm and what seals the deal. After over two decades of friendship, Simon Levene, Toby Coppel and Mike […]
Accel Partners, Balderton Capital, Digital Sky Technologies and many more. The first 100 top tech investors and first 50 venture capital funds coming to Slush are here. Last year’s event was attended by a total of 118 international VC funds who were set up with 461 companies. This resulted in 1960 one-on-one meetings between startups […]
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