Prime Minister Sipilä to take part in the opening of the Slush China start-up company event
Prime Minister Juha Sipilä will attend the opening of the start-up company and technology event ”Slush China” in Beijing in October. The ”Slush China” event will be organized in the capital of China on 13 October. The event promotes innovation, technology and economic cooperation between Finland and China and supports the development of entrepreneurship in China. The list of participants includes both Chinese and Finnish start-up companies and Chinese and international investors.
In just a few years Slush has grown into one of the world’s most significant start-up company events. The Helsinki event to be organised in November this year will attract about 15 000 participants from almost a hundred countries. At the moment the majority of new jobs are created by start-up companies.