NewCo Helsinki
27.11.2017 - 15:00 - 18:00

TOGETHER – YHDESSÄ – an international seminar

This seminar is for all who are interested in immigrant entrepreneurship in Finland. During the event, we’ll present the results of an entrepreneurship survey conducted in 2017 within HEI Network, NewCo Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa. The result summary will provide answers to, for example, the following questions: How easy is it for foreign entrepreneurs to start a company in Finland? How could this be made easier? What challenges exist regarding starting a business?

In addition, you’ll hear an interesting company case and how International House Helsinki offers information about skilled, international resources and helps recruit immigrants in the metropolitan area.

The organizers are The Regional Organisation of Enterprises in Helsinki , The Regional Organisation of Enterprises in the Metropolian Region (Enterprises Espoo and Enterprises Vantaa)

Welcome to the seminar on the 27th of November starting at 15:00. 

Interpretation available (English - Finnish).


15:00–15:30 Coffee
15:30–15:40 Opening words by Raija Lehtinen, Chair of HEI Network
15:40–16:10 Results of the HEI Network survey on foreign entrepreneurs in Finland by Sarianne Reinikkala, Chair of Helsingin Yrittäjät, and Virve Juhola, entrepreneur and communications specialist at Cape Context Oy
16:10–16:30 Yrittäjätarina, toimitusjohtaja Monika Pöldkivi, Sivex Oy
16:30–17:00 International House Helsinki, Project Manager Elina Nurmi, At Work in Finland
17:00–17:20 Discussion
17:20–17:30 Closing words by Sarianne Reinikkala, Chair of Helsingin Yrittäjät

17:30–18:00 Networking - bring your business cards!

Once again, welcome!

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