No shortage of money, but of good ideas.

IDEARACE – Brings together the most innovative business ideas!

Do you have a bold and new business idea in mind? Make your dreams come true and apply for the biggest business idea competition in South Karelia. For the both competition categories, Pitch It and Forward, application period is open until 7.3.2021!

Finalists participate in a seven-week coaching program where they develop their ideas, practice pitching and presenting a business idea. In a Final in 22.4.2021 the best ideas of both categories will be rewarded.

Idearace is powered by:

Pitch It is a competition category for all individuals and entrepreneurs in South Karelia.

Forward is a competition category for students in LUT University and LAB University of Applied Sciences.

Sponsored by:

Idearace final!

The Final event of both competition categories is held on Thursday 22.4.2021!

In the event finalists pitch their ideas to the jury and audience. Please welcome to hear the latest and the innovative business ideas in South Karelia! The event is free and open to everyone.