Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: THREATS, SOLUTIONS & OPPORTUNITIES for Startups!
Oct
24
6:00 PM18:00

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: THREATS, SOLUTIONS & OPPORTUNITIES for Startups!

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy present many issues for all businesses, including startups. While the problems associated with these issues seem daunting, there are approaches startups can take to control the risks. Risk presents an opportunity, too. So, we'll explore how startups can use these either to build on their existing business plans or to create new business lines.

Biography:
Ozan Gurel, founder of Bard Dynamic, LLC, is a Certified Fraud Examiner, bringing a range of experiences and interests to fraud risk management. Ozan is a graduate of Harvard College, where he concentrated in Economics, and Cornell University, where he earned his MBA from the SC Johnson Graduate School of Management.

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PRESENTATION: AVOIDING THE COPYRIGHT TROLLS
Oct
25
8:45 AM08:45

PRESENTATION: AVOIDING THE COPYRIGHT TROLLS

Learn the basics of copyright law in the United States and how to use photos and artwork on your website without letting a copyright troll take a bite out of your company.

Join us for a copyright breakfast presentation by Eric Stenshoel, counsel in the Intellectual Property group of NACC Member Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP.

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Norwegian Demo Night and Meetup
Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

Norwegian Demo Night and Meetup

Innovation Norway is proud to welcome a new group of startups with international ambitions. At this event, we will give these companies the opportunity to introduce themselves and network with key personnel within the NYC tech startup community, as well as for a panel of investors.

We invite you to join us and come meet these exciting companies.

Register here.

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Webinar: What Nordic Companies Need to Know to Protect Their Intellectual Property Interests in the U.S.
Nov
8
9:00 AM09:00

Webinar: What Nordic Companies Need to Know to Protect Their Intellectual Property Interests in the U.S.

Join Hodgson Russ and Nordic Innovation House as we host a webinar to explore how to protect intellectual property in the United States. This presentation will provide an introduction to:

  • How to protect your inventions and designs with U.S. patents

  • How to protect your brand with U.S. trademarks

  • How to stop a competitor from copying your invention, design, or brand

A strong intellectual property portfolio can help defend your company from competitors and can be important to investors.

Who should attend: Startups and entrepreneurs that plan to grow in the U.S., small and mid-sized companies that want to expand to the U.S., research institutes and incubators interested in learning more about intellectual property protection in the U.S.

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Nordic Proptech Showcases
Nov
8
1:00 PM13:00

Nordic Proptech Showcases

The Consulate General of Finland, Business Finland and the Finnish American Chamber of Commerce New York are delighted to invite you to join us as we celebrate exciting new opportunities in property management and technologies!

This event is part of the official program of the NYC Real Estate Tech Week. See the full program at http://www.realestatetechweek.nyc/

Register here by Nov 5th.

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AMA : Applying to Accelerators with ERA
Oct
17
12:00 PM12:00

AMA : Applying to Accelerators with ERA

Join Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator for an interactive webinar/Q&A session on October 17th at 12pm EST by clicking this link: https://www.uberconference.com/erawinter2019

Have a great startup? Interested in applying to a tech accelerator?

We will discuss how (not) to apply to an accelerator and what accelerators look for when evaluating founders and early stage businesses. The webinar will also cover ERA’s program and the value for companies and founders.

This is an online event


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Finnish Demo Night & Meetup: The Next Finnish Success Stories in USA
Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

Finnish Demo Night & Meetup: The Next Finnish Success Stories in USA

In collaboration with the Finnish American Chamber of Commerce, Kasvu-Open and the Consulate General of Finland in New York, Nordic Innovation House – New York  is proud to welcome a group of 11 growth companies with international ambitions.  At this event, we will give these companies the opportunity to introduce themselves to the audience, who will have an opportunity to select a winner to receive three months with Nordic Innovation House – New York!

To request an invitation, please email to ny@nordicinnovationhouse.com or info@facc-ny.com

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HR Hacks for Scaling your Growing Business
Sep
20
to Sep 21

HR Hacks for Scaling your Growing Business

For most modern companies, their greatest assets are their people. Companies spend all that they can to create an exciting, fun, dynamic workplace that helps them recruit and retain top talent. But HR issues - taxes, insurance, immigration, security, etc., etc. - can be daunting for lean startups with no HR departments. Please join NYC Startup Academy on Thursday, September 20th, as we welcome Melanie Pol of Precision Global Consulting. Melanie will share with us some of the key HR hacks you will need to recognize and navigate the challenges that every rapidly growing business faces. We look forward to an informative, insightful session that you won't want to miss!

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Nordic After Work Social
Aug
29
6:00 PM18:00

Nordic After Work Social

Come and bring your friends - this is an open event for all Nordic and Nordic minded people. 
Just let us know you're coming and we can block a big enough space.
Cash Bar


Our first social in June was a smash hit - let's make this another one! 
We are looking forward to seeing you on the 29th!

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Top Accounting/Finance/Tax Pitfalls that early stage startups should AVOID!
Aug
22
6:00 PM18:00

Top Accounting/Finance/Tax Pitfalls that early stage startups should AVOID!

Join us on Wednesday, August 22nd at 6:00PM to learn what NOT to do when you're starting out with our Accounting Expert Mike Rhodes!

MICHAEL RHODES, CPA
Partner, Technology Practice Leader

Mike Rhodes has 29 years of experience working with privately-held companies in a broad range of industries, providing traditional accounting and tax services. He is a leader in the firm’s Technology Practice, and in that capacity serves as a business advisor to emerging, entrepreneurial businesses, assisting them as they expand and mature. His clients look to him for his technical depth, realistic perspective, entrepreneurial spirit, and overall commitment.

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The Future of safer food production and cleaner oceans
Jul
18
10:30 AM10:30

The Future of safer food production and cleaner oceans

Live from New York - Nordic Innovation House. 

Link: http://bit.ly/Ragnsellsnyc 

New York has valuable resources that are not used. This seminar will present ways to stop wasting these resources!

Welcome to Nordic Innovation House – New York! 

Meet Lars Lindén, the CEO of Ragn-sells, and Pär Larshans the CSO of this Swedish cleantech company, and learn how Phosphorus recycling provides safer food production and cleaner oceans.

#nihny #nordicmade #ragnsells 

Program:

Welcome, Silve Parvian Parviainen, Director, Nordic Innovation House – New York

Introduction to sessions, Lars Ling. CEO & Founder CleanTech Region Impact Group about New York Nordic Impact Week (March 2019) 

Peter Fusaro, Founder Wall Street Green Summit about NYC market

Lars Linden, CEO Ragnsells, why we are in New York

Pär Larshans, CSO Ragnsells, Why Act for the Climate now, we have the technology!

RAGN-SELLS TACKLES GLOBAL PROBLEMS WITH NEW INNOVATIONS

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First Ever Nordic After Work Social!
Jun
13
2:30 PM14:30

First Ever Nordic After Work Social!

We are thrilled to host our first Nordic After Work event on Wednesday, June 13 5:30 – 9 pm at the 230 Fifth Rooftop (and in case of rain, indoors at the Lounge).

Come over and bring your friends – this is an open event for all Nordic and Nordic minded people.  Cash bar.

We are looking forward to seeing you on the 13th!

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Nordic Demo Night & Meetup
May
31
3:00 PM15:00

Nordic Demo Night & Meetup

We are proud to welcome a group of talented and creative Nordic companies with international ambitions. At this event, we will give these companies the opportunity to present themselves and network with key people in the NYC startup and business community, as well as for a panel of investors and experts. 

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Webinar: Starting a Business in the U.S: Strategies for Foreign Entrepreneurs & Entities
May
15
6:00 AM06:00

Webinar: Starting a Business in the U.S: Strategies for Foreign Entrepreneurs & Entities

This program will address the key issues to consider when starting a business in the U.S. or expanding a presence in the U.S. including:

  • Corporate Entity Formation
  • Tax Considerations
  • Intellectual Property Protections
  • Visa and Immigration Matters
  • Other Key Issues

Speakers:
Silve Parviainen, Nordic Innovation House
David Johnson, Immigration Practice Group, Gibney, Anthony & Flaherty LLP
Kristen Smith, Business and Emerging Business Practice Groups, Gibney, Anthony & Flaherty LLP

Please visit the event page to register.

Presented in Collaboration with Nordic Innovation House and Gibney, Anthony & Flaherty LLP

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Norwegian Demo Night & Meetup, May 2018
May
10
3:00 PM15:00

Norwegian Demo Night & Meetup, May 2018

In collaboration with Innovation Norway, NIHNY is proud to welcome a new group of startups with international ambitions.  At this event, we will give these companies the opportunity to introduce themselves to a panel of investors and network with key personnel within the NYC tech startup community.

REGISTER HERE

We invite you to join us and come meet these exciting companies:

PRESENTING COMPANIES:

PROGRAM:

18:00 Doors open - drinks and networking
18:30 Welcoming remarks
18:35 Presentation of the investor panel
18:40 Presentations from the Norwegian companies.
19:45 Networking & Light Food (Pizza, Wine & Beer)

INVESTOR PANEL:

MODERATOR:

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Nordic Delegation to Smart Cities New York 2018
May
8
to May 10

Nordic Delegation to Smart Cities New York 2018

The trade promotion offices (TPOs) of the 5 Nordic countries are collaborating to bring a delegation of Nordic cities and companies to Smart Cities New York (SCNY).  SCNY is North America’s leading global conference on smart city innovation and infrastructure. From May 8 to 10, 2018 SCNY will convene local and international leaders and influencers to tackle real-world challenges and advance the solutions that will create smarter, safer, and more resilient global cities.

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A Workshop on Lead Generation and Sales Strategies
Apr
24
7:00 AM07:00

A Workshop on Lead Generation and Sales Strategies

  • WeWork Grand Central (Conf. Room 4A) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During this workshop, Kwesi Sakyi-Gyinae of Katallyze.io will share the most exclusive b2b outbound sales strategies and tactics that his group used to generate over 1,000 sales appointments and $1M+ in sales pipeline. The workshop is for anyone looking acquire new customers and build their pipeline quickly.

RSVP and/or questions: ny@nordicinnovationhouse.com

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Fireside Chat with a Serial Entrepreneur
Apr
5
3:00 PM15:00

Fireside Chat with a Serial Entrepreneur

  • WeWork Grand Central (Conf. Room 4A) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Erno Tauriainen of Spent will share lessons learned during a journey that took him – after several attempts and determined retries – from Oulu to New York.   

Listen to Erno’s tale, have a glass of wine and chat with your peers. We hope to see you all here at Grand Central!

RSVP and/or questions: ny@nordicinnovationhouse.com

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Immigration Information and Visa Advice for Young Professionals
Feb
6
3:30 PM15:30

Immigration Information and Visa Advice for Young Professionals

Join NACC and Gibney, Anthony & Flaherty for an event with Immigration Information and Visa Advice for Young Professionals. The event will end with a Q&A and networking with wine and light snacks.

Come and hear the latest insides of immigration policies. Are you applying for a visa or have any questions about your current one? Attorney David W. Johnson will tell you everything you need to know, and more!

This event is free for NACC members and $25 for non-members. 
Register here.

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Raising startup capital in the US
Jan
25
7:00 AM07:00

Raising startup capital in the US

  • Nordic Innovation House - New York (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Inbar Haham of Capital A Partners will talk to us about “Raising startup capital in the US”.  Space is limited, so please let me know if you want to participate. We will offer the seats to Nordic Innovation House member companies (and companies in the process of signing up with us) first, and open the event to other participants if space remains.

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Jan
23
3:00 PM15:00

Pitch Event: The Next 13 Finnish Success Stories in the US

During this event you'll get to see 13 growth companies pitching. You will also have the opportunity to network with each of them afterwards. The companies share one common goal: to expand their business to the U.S. markets

For more information https://www.roihu.com/services/grow-to-market/grow-usa-2018/

To participate, please contact: Lotta.Jessen@formin.fi

Nordic Innovation House – New York
WeWork Grand Central
450 Lexington Ave, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10017

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