START DATE14/10/2020 - 12:00
END DATE14/10/2020 - 13:30
ORGANISEREmbassy of Finland
The webinar series consists of an opening episode Future is made in Finland – Want to Be Part of It? presenting the study, research and work opportunities Finland has on offer, followed by six separate episodes highlighting Finnish cutting-edge excellence and opportunities in:
- Circular economy
- Imaging and photonics
- 6G & mobile technologies
- Artificial intelligence
- Perspectives of women in science and technology
Episode I: Future is Made in Finland – Want to be Part of It?
Moderated by Mr. Tomi Korhonen, Executive Director of Communications, Business Finland
How to Find Global Solutions to Global Challenges in Finland?
12.00 EET / 14:30 IST / 17:00 SST
Finland - Made with Education: Ms. Li Andersson, Minister of Education of Finland
Future is Made in Finland: Mr. Pekka Sivonen, Executive Director, Digital Transformation of Finnish Industries
Mud-pies, make-believe and machine learning: Ms. Linda Liukas, Programmer, storyteller and illustrator, Founder of Rails Girls
Interested to Study & Research in Finland?
12.40 EET / 15:10 IST / 17:40 SST
Breaking the Ice with State-of-the-Art Science from Finland: Ms. Anita Lehikoinen, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Culture
Virtual Tour to the Participating Universities: LUT University, Aalto University, Tampere University, University of Oulu
ABC to Study & Research in Finland
EURAXESS – Your Gateway to Research in Europe: Ms. Susanne Renzow-Vasu, EURAXESS Singapore
ICMPD - Check-List for Students planning to Study within the EU – a free Resource Tool: Mr. Naozad Hodiwala, ICMPD
How about Establishing a Start-up in Finland?
13.15 EET / 15:40 IST / 18:10 SST
Born and raised in HEL: The Story of SLUSH, the World’s Leading Start-up Event and Community
Rasmus Halme, Chief Operating Officer, SLUSH
Facts about Innovation & Start-up Funding in Finland
How to get to Finland?
26 October at 12.00 EET / 15:30 IST / 18:00 SST: Episode II: Bioeconomy Defines the Future / facilitated by the LUT University
28 October at 12.00 EET / 15:30 IST / 18:00 SST: Episode III: Join the Revolution of Light and Image / facilitated by the Tampere University
3 November at 12.00 EET / 15:30 IST / 18:00 SST: Episode IV: First in 6G / facilitated by the University of Oulu
11 November at 12.00 EET / 15:30 IST / 18:00 SST: Episode V: Get REAL, AI! / facilitated by the Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence, FCAI
17 November at 12.00 EET / 15:30 IST / 18:00 SST: Episode VI: Future is Made in Finland – Design it yourself! / Aalto University
December (Exact date and time to be announced): Episode VII: Future is Female – Discussions with Women in Science & Tech
You can register here for the webinar
Participating universities / institutions:
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