Date & Time

  • Nov 19th, 2019
  • Nov 20th, 2019
  • Nov 21st, 2019
  • Nov 22nd, 2019



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Where to Find Your Fellow GAN Accelerators During Slush

Thursday, November 21st

XcitED: 14:00-18:30
GAN Accelerator xEdu invites you to join the main EdTech event of Slush week 2019. Excited about the future of education and learning? Join hundreds of EdTech-heads who share your passion! Professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, and pioneers from all around the world meet at XcitED. Are you one of them?
Location: Otaniemi upper secondary school Sign up here.

GAN Community Happy Hour: 16:00-18:00 at Zetor
You’re invited to join the GAN team and your fellow accelerator directors and members of the GAN Partner community for a private happy hour.
Location: Zetor, Mannerheimintie 3-5, 00100 Helsinki RSVP

XcitED Dinner: 19:00-22:00
What could be a better wrap-up of the XcitED conference than a (not so) formal networking dinner? That’s why we have partnered up with a network of education experts, The Night School, and Edtech Finland association to bring together all the hungry XcitED minds for a friendly dinner and mingling. xEdu warmly welcomes you to join fellow educators, inventors, business developers, policymakers and XcitED speakers for a delicious chat! The lightly moderated dinner discussion will elaborate on the topics covered at XcitED. Every dinner ticket comes with a personal discount code for XcitED 2019. The amount of seats is strictly limited The Night School, or in Finnish Koulutusviennin iltakoulu, is an informal networking platform. We support each other in striving to make education better around the world! For a 20% discount, use the code “XCITED19GAN” (holders of Slush passes can attend for free!).
Location: Fat Lizard, Tietotie 1, 02150 Espoo RSVP

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Slush, a gathering curious minds, including 4,000 startups and 2,000 investors,is the world’s leading startup event.  Slush Helsinki takes place at Helsinki Expo and Convention Center on Nov 21–22, 2019.

 Slush 2019 spotlights the most ambitious startups from all over the world, connecting them with leading investors, tech companies and industry tycoons, mentors, media and talent. In the past five years, and has grown into the largest single gathering of venture capital in the world. With 25,000 attendees and thousands of companies present, it is the biggest business event in the Nordics. Whether you’re looking to generate more sales, raise awareness for your brand among the tech crowds or hire new team members, we’ve got all bases covered. The core of the Slush event program is to offer the latest, most concrete know-how to our attendees. And who would be better at that job than the seasoned founders and operators from the fastest growing companies in the world, who are committed to sharing their best tricks, tools, and tactics on stage? In addition, the most prominent figures that are shaping the day after tomorrow of tech and mind-boggling technology is showcased all over Slush. Attend Slush, learn from the best, and be ahead of the game.