Forum

Deadline for registration:
Sunnuntai 15 Syyskuu 2019 - 8:14

 

PROGRAMME of the Finnish - French Business Forum, 20th of September 2019

“EDUCATION AND BUSINESS, THE FUTURE OF EUROPE”

9.00 - 11.00: Helsinki City Hall - Finnish education system – one of the best in the world

Conferences and presentations about today’s education and its impact on our societies. Keynote speakers:

Ms Sanna-Mari Jäntti, Director Strategic Initiatives at the City of Helsinki

Ms Johanna Korpia, Business Director at Hanken University

Mr Maadh Alsammarreien, Fortum

Mr Sasu Tarkoma, Computer Science in Helsinki: Roadmap for Research and Education

14.00 - 17:00: French Embassy: Round tables and debates

Hosted by His Excellency Ambassador Mr Serge Tomasi

Keynote speakers       

Mr Juha Romakkaniemi, CEO of Finland Chamber of Commerce

Mrs Anne Berner, Chairman of the Board, Vallila Interior 

First debate 

Different aspects of education, how does it correspond to companies’ needs and expectations in the specific European environment we are living in.

  • Mr Risto Penttinen, EVP People & Strategies, Fortum
  • Mr Pietari Päivänen, Admin Lead Supercell
  • Mr Mikko Hakala, Vice President, EduTAT
  • Member of the direction at Konecranes

Second debate

The impact of digitalization on business and education.

  • Mr Sampo Hietanen, CEO Maas Global (WHIM App)
  • Mr Kristo Ovaska, CEO, Smartly Io
  • One of the founders of Futurice
  • Member of the direction at Enersense International (E-Sense)

19.00 Evening Gala at the French-Finnish High School (HRSK)

Hosted by its principal Mr Kari Kivinen

Guest of honour Mr Erkki Liikanen, Former Governor of Bank of Finland and former European Commissioner

Special concert Duo

Mr Ossi Tanner (piano), Mrs Liisa Ketomäki (Mezzosoprano)

Animation and mediation

Mr Heikki Leskinen, Founder and CEO of Millennial Board

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The participation to the whole day is 200€/person with 50% discount for the members of CCFF.

The participation only to the gala dinner is 100€/person.

Further information is available at Chambre de Commerce Franco-Finlandaise d’Helsinki, Raumantie 4, 00350 Helsinki

Ms Saara Sipilä – Tel : +358 (0)44 55 35 377 – info(@)ccff.fi or Ms Martine Balzani – Tel: + 358 (0)40 77 58 338 – contact(@)ccff.fi

 

 
  

 

 

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