Programme

09:00 am | Breakfast (Agora)
 
09:30 am | Plenary session (Agora)
 
Welcoming words: Arto Maaninen, Vice President for  Cooperation

Keynote:  Iain Jawad, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Frost & Sullivan: Global Megatrends to 2030
 
Keynote: Marco Suvilaakso, Chief Strategy Officer, Polar Electro: Skills for competitiveness 
 
10:40 am | Thematic parallel sessions hosted by top researchers 
 
Selected researchers and business representatives discuss potential collaborations: 
 
Responsibility and Sustainability
Skills and Competencies for the Future
Resilient and Smart Solutions

12:00 pm | Lunch
 
01:00 pm | Tours at Linnanmaa campus on new research premises and plans
 
01:00 pm | Workshop: Exploring Collaboration to ensure future competitiveness with Iain Jawad 
 
02.00 pm | After work & Networking: Research with industry - Doctoral student poster session 
 
04.00 pm - 10.00 pm | Oktoberfest in collaboration with the Chamber of Commerce (separate sign-up)
University Business Forum 2019