Women in Tech
Forum Programme

We are still working on the final programme, but here you can see the outline of the day.

Women in Tech Forum Programme

Venue: Finlandia Hall, Mannerheimintie 13 e, Helsinki

Date: 11 October 2017

Hosted by: Mr. André Noël Chaker

08:15

Registration

Good morning! Coffee is served. 

09:00

Welcome 

09:10

Opening speech

Risto Siilasmaa, Chair of the Board of Directors, Nokia

09:30

Keynotes by women business leaders and/or scientists

My Story in Tech: Jessica Öberg, Vice President, Head of Business Unit Networks and Public Safety, Saab AB

Energy Solutions of the Future: Heli Antila, Chief Technology Officer, Fortum Oyj

10:45

Coffee break

11:15

Keynotes by women business leaders and/or scientists

Women in Space: Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta, Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency - ESA  

Wearable Tech: Elina Björklund, CEO, Reima

12:30

Lunch break

13:30

Coaching women in tech

Dialogue: Petteri Walldén, Chair, Nokian Tyres Plc. & Tutu Wegelius-Lehtonen, Vice President, Facility  Services, Lassila & Tikanoja

Moderator: Annu Nieminen, Founder, The Upright Project

14:30

Parallel discussions of the renewal and future of tech (TBC)

15:35

Parallel discussions of the renewal and future of tech (TBC)

16:40

Closing address and ceremony

17:00-19:00

Evening entertainment hosted by IBM and Technology Industries of Finland

Welcome to enjoy some sparkling wine and network! 

You will also hear an interesting dialogue between two extraordinary women: Mirva Antila, Country General Manager, IBM Finland and Laura Juvonen, Director, Technology Industries of Finland