Network trade fair postponed until January 2023

Networks trade fair is the largest industry fair for energy (electricity, district heating and gas), telecommunication and information networks in Finland. The fair is organized by Tampereen Messut, with whom Grid.vc has been responsible for the Smart Networks-area dedicated for innovative start-ups, and the innovation challenge.

The innovation challenge for Networks trade fair was launched by Grid.vc in June and many interesting entries were received by start-ups over the summer. Since the main focus of the challenge was to give the start-ups an opportunity to present their innovation to the large expert audience at the fair, it was decided that the challenge will also be postponed until the fair can be organized. All entered companies have been informed and their entry material including pitch decks have been forwarded to the vc investors in the jury.

Looking forward to meeting the industry experts, start-ups and investors again at Network fair in 2023!

22.11.2021
Bamomas™, a battery fleet analytics provider, secures new growth funding in a financing round led by Fortum's Valkea Growth Club. In addition to the equity investment, a Fortum-born startup eFleetly, was merged into Bamomas to combine two players working on ensuring more efficient and sustainable use of battery fleets. Grid.vc was the first financial investor in Bamomas and participates also in this round.
13.09.2021
The Network trade fair, which was planned for 6-7th of October this year, has been postponed until January 2023. Therefore also the Smart Network - area for start-ups and the innovation challenge will be postponed.
17.08.2021
The entry time to Innovation Challenge at Network 2021 trade fair is open until the 31st of August. Innovations that improve the efficiency, reliability and/or safety of energy networks will be in the focus of the challenge, as well as the Smart Network area of the fair. Vielä ehtii ilmoittautua mukaan Verkosto 2021-messujen innovaatiokilpailuun!
23.06.2021
Grid.vc organizes an innovation challenge together with Tampereen Messut.