February 28, 2017 at 1:42 pm #3387
INVITATION – Finland-Estonia Business Forum
Theme: Finnish-Estonian cooperation in adopting digital technologies and services
Time: Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at 14:00 – 17:30 hrs
Venue: The Team Finland House, Ruoholahti, Helsinki
The President of Estonia, H.E. Ms. Kersti Kaljulaid and Mr. Georgi-Rene Maksimovski will make a state visit to Finland with a large multi-sector business delegation on March 7, 2017.
Team Finland with its Estonian partners would like to invite you to attend the Finland-Estonia Business Forum organized in connection with the official program of the President. This is a unique opportunity to get a closer look at the business cooperation possibilities with Estonian companies especially in the cross-border business areas utilizing new digital means, as well as in the cooperation of universities and the business communities.
BUSINESS FORUM PROGRAM:
PANEL 1: New forms of cooperation between universities and enterprises in the forefront of innovation moderated by Mr. Risto E. J. Penttilä, CEO, Finland Chamber of Commerce with panelists:
Professor Hannu Seristö, Vice President, External Relations, Aalto University
Dr. Jaak Aaviksoo, Rector Tallinn University of Technology TTÜ
PANEL 2: Digital cooperation: Cross-border real time data exchange as business necessity, moderated by Mr. Pekka Sivonen, Director, Digitalization Strategy and Programs, Tekes, the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation with panelists:
H.E. President Kersti Kaljulaid
Mr. Kai Mykkänen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development of Finland
H.E. Ms. Urve Palo, Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology of Estonia
Mr. Harri Koponen, Chief Commercial Officer for the Nortal Group and Managing Director of Nortal Oy
Other speakers include:
Mr. Miki Kuusi, Co-founder & CEO, Wolt
Ms. Mari Vavulski, Head of Startup Estonia
REGISTRATION: Seminar is offered free of charge but requires pre-registration. Please register to the event via this link: https://www.lyyti.in/Estonia__Finland_Business_Forum_8555. The seminar language is English.
For more information, please contact:
Ms. Kirsti Tarvainen, Marketing Manager, Business Delegations, Finpro Ltd., +358 40 34 33 434, email@example.com
Ms. Hanna-Leena Harma, Adviser, International Affairs, Finland Chamber of Commerce, +358 40 728 8730, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Liisi Kirschenberg, Export Services Coordinator, Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, +372 515 4840, Liisi@koda.ee
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