Fireside chat with Ken Singer and Teemu Malinen

Date: Wednesday 15 May at 8.30–10.30

Place: SparkUp, ElectroCity, Tykistökatu 4B, Turku

Registrations by 10 May here

The Entrepreneurship Days are rounded off with a fireside chat. Ken Singer will sit down with digital multipreneur Teemu Malinen from Sofokus to discuss innovation, startups, and business growth. The event is open for all interested in listening to or participating in an interactive discussion. After the fireside chat, startups have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with Ken.


8.30–9.00 Startup Breakfast

9.00–10.00 Fireside Chat with Ken Singer, interviewed by Teemu Malinen 10.30–12.30 One-on-one meetings with Ken Singer

For more information about the one-on-one meetings with Ken, contact Lotta Kujanpää at Turku Business Region.

Ken Singer is a serial entrepreneur, technology executive, university lecturer, and director/advisor to numerous startups in the US and Europe. A 15-year veteran of the mobile industry (enterprise software and digital advertising), he has founded or co-founded five companies in the mobility space. Ken’s experience spans all forms of mobile technology from mobile video advertising to downloadable mobile apps; from Bluetooth to HTML5, GPS, SMS, IVR, NFC and he has served as a guinea pig for virtually every other acronym in the industry.


Teemu Malinen has acted as a digital and mobile business developer since 1994. He’s a startup enthusiast and bootstrapper since 2000. Teemu is the founder and CEO of Sofokus, shaping business concepts and technology for the digital age. Sofokus was recently noted in the Inc. 5000 List of Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies and it was also ranked 35th in the latest Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Finland.