Team Pamoja and Summer of Startups were featured in the Nordic region’s largest weekly magazine on economics Talouselämä. The magazine is read by more than 190 000 readers and 80 000 copies. The article praises the atmosphere at the recently held Demo day at the Aalto Venture Garage and compares it similar events in Silicon Valley. Furthermore, the article quotes Burton Lee, lecturer at Stanford Unviersity on European Innovation and Enterprises, who says Aalto Entrepreneurship Society is the best student association focusing on entrepreneurship in Europe that he has seen operating.
Among other startups Pamoja Innovations is mentioned as the team which developed most during the summer. The article touch upon the jury’s motivation, that in the beginning of the summer the team looked like a consultancy firm, at the end of it all the team was able to present a demo “The Power Stomach” – a compost like innovation which makes household bio waste into energy.