Impact Camp

2.11. - 3.11.2017
Time: 08:00 - 16:00
Location: Tampere region

Do you have a great project but not yet a vision of how to describe the impact of your research idea? Or do you have a possible business idea but not yet a mapping of the business potential? Impact Camp is made for you!

The aim of the Camp is to

  • enhance early idea testing and development with the focus on the impact on the society and/or the customer need
  • define the big picture of the idea and its impact by applying the Impact Canvas tool

To whom?

The Impact Camp is targeted to:

  • the researcher team with a project idea and
  • the early phase business idea team.

How and when?

  1. The introduction part on Thursday 26.10., 1-2 pm, and the independent work
    1. You/your team will work independently with a given pre-assignment task
  2. The two-day camp on Thursday 2.11. – Friday 3.11.
    1. A two-day camp held in the countryside of Pirkanmaa region, starting on Thu morning 9am, ending on Friday afternoon 3pm (overnight)
  3. The presentation session with the panel on Thursday 9.11., 9am-1pm
    1. Presentation to the panel in Tampere (at TUT) with industry as well as investor representatives providing you the valuable feedback and possible contacts.


  • The two-day Impact Camp as well as the introduction as well as the presentation day with a panel is offered to you by Y-kampus Tampere3 and Tekes with Innovation Scout –project funding.
  • You need to pay your own costs for the overnight camp of around 170 euros/per person. This includes the accommodation with the linen as well as tasty food (breakfast, lunch, coffee, dinner) during the two-day camp. Also you will arrange and pay your own/your teams travelling to the countryside venue.

Apply now!

There is place for 12 teams/ideas in the Impact Camp. Language of the camp is English.

Note: application deadline is 17.10.2017.

More information:

Leena Köppä, leena.koppa (at)