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13.12 – 13.12.2016 / Finlandia Talo

Invest in Finland Forum


Invest in Finland Forum järjestetään Finlandia-talolla tiistaina 13.12.2016.
Tapahtuman tämän vuoden teemana on digitalisaatio.

Tilaisuus järjestetään pääosin suomeksi ja tulkataan englanniksi.


Invest in Finland Forum 2016, the most significant investment-related networking event will be held on December 13. We warmly invite you to our annual event at Finlandia Hall, Helsinki.
This year we focus on digitalization and the strengths that make Finland a Technology Superpower.
The event will be held mainly in Finnish and simultaneous translation to English will be provided.

Time:     13.12.2015 between 9:30-17:30
Venue:   Finlandia House, Helsinki Hall, Mannerheimintie 13 E, 00100 Helsinki
09:30 – Coffee and registration

I. Finland & increasing competition for investments 10:00-12:00

The changing landscape
Antti Aumo, Executive Vice President Finpro, Head of Invest in Finland
Team Finland as a tool for investment promotion
Petri Peltonen, Under-Secretary of State, TEM

Showcasing Finland as Technology Superpower
Markus Suomi, CEO, Finpro

Global presence boosts investment promotion
Antti Aumo

Finland as a business environment – the Bayer journey
Oliver Rittgen, Bayer Nordic SE, Managing Director

12:00 Networking lunch buffet

II. What makes Finland a Technology Superpower 13:15-16:00

Finland & the future of digitalization - How Finland stands out of the rest in enabling digitalization
Barrabes, Sari Heinonen, CEO NapapiiriHub/Barrabes & Luis Martin, CEO, Barrabes   

Case studies on Finland enabling digitalization

The landing of PowerVision in Tampere. Oliver Hussey, Senior Manager, Business Development and Invest in Tredea
Neolitics – Investing in Salo. Otso Ylönen, General Manager & Jouko Urmas, Senior Advisor at Yrityssalo
Watson - The future of digitalisation in cognitive computing. Peter Cuipers, Healthcare Partners Executive Europe at IBM

15:00 Digital buffet & coffee break

15:30 The Miracle of Finland
Andre Noël Chaker, Business writer, lawyer and entrepreuner

Concluding remarks
Antti Aumo

16:00 Cocktails and mulled wine

Lämpimästi tervetuloa - Warm welcome!