Draft teams successful in the Start Me Up business idea competition


Teams that develop their business ideas in Draft program were successful in the Start Me Up business idea competition organized by Joensuu Science Park this spring. The winners of Start Me Up were announced on May 9, 2018.

The awarded teams were

  • SmartLoota app, EUR 2500
  • NeuroTracking method, EUR 5000
  • Kyvykäs, EUR 1000

– In my opinion these additional financial resources show that we have been successful in identifying potential talents in Draft Program, says Draft Program Coordinator Heikki Immonen from Karelia University of Applied Sciences.

Draft Program, developed at Karelia UAS, supports business ideas of students and staff. In 2018 Draft Program is available at Karelia UAS, UEF, Riveria and Savonia UAS.


Read more about the Start Me Up winners (in Finnish)