Women in Tech events aim to provide fresh insights into the technology industry. We want the events to be a natural place for Networking, Learning and Inspiring.
WiT Breakfast Dates
Women in Tech Breakfast Dates are hosted by the member organizations of the Women in Tech network and are free and open for everyone.
What: WiT Breakfast Date: The Crucial role of culture change enabling modern cyber security and data analytics
When: November 23rd, 2021
Where: Virtual event, register here
Sign up to WiT Breakfast Webinar x KONE Oyj: The crucial role of culture change enabling modern cyber security and data analytics webinar on the 23rd of November 2021.
Hear our story about the cultural change that is needed in order to make cities cybersecure and ensure data literacy of all employees. We will host a panel discussion with two inspiring experts from KONE, Application security Manager Vilma Blomberg and Chief Analytics Officer Maija Hovila. Vilma Blomberg is KONEs very own super-star, who started with us as a trainee and is now leading our Enterprise IT & Software/Services R&D Application Security team. Maija Hovila is our Chief Analytics Officer and has had an impressive career in international analytics, intelligence and strategy leader with over 15 years of consulting and industry experience.
This is a virtual event, so grab a cup of coffee and join us for a great conversation! The language of the event is English.
The event is free for all!
More information about the program and speakers on the registration page!
What: WiT Lunch Date: Talent in Engineering Academia
When: December 9th, 2021
Where: LUT University, Lappeenranta Campus and online stream. Register here
CONTENT / PROGRAM:
12:00 Salty snacks & Beverages and Networking
12:30 Program starts
Welcoming words Dean Riina Salmimies
Why we need more women in engineering and technology?
Research manager Susanna Bairoh, TEK (Academic Engineers & Architects). Susanna is responsible for leading and managing TEK’s research activities. She holds a Master’s degree in social science from University of Helsinki and is completing her Doctoral studies at Hanken School of Business wherein her dissertation focuses on the gender gap in STEM. Susanna is passionate about improving gender equality, diversity and inclusion in technology and technology workplaces.
Silver bullets: How to attract more women to tenure track?
Dean Riina Salmimies, LUT School of Engineering Science. Riina is one of this year’s winners in JCI Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World Program (JCI TOYP) in Finland. Riina is the youngest dean in an engineering school in Finland but has already experience in filling nearly 20 tenure positions. Riina will share us her insight of what concrete steps to take to attract more women to tenure track.
13:30 Program ends
We need more women taking on leading academic positions in engineering. What concrete steps to take? Join us on December 9, 12:00-13:30 at LUT University, Yliopistonkatu 34, 53850 Lappeenranta.
What: WiT Breakfast Date: Robotic Process Automation vs. Test Automation – How automation supports business goals?
When: December 9th, 2021
Where: Ravintola Roihu, Helsinki, register here
Robotic Process Automation vs. Test Automation – How automation supports business goals?
Sogeti warmly welcomes members of WIT community to enjoy breakfast and hear a panel discussion “Robotic Process Automation vs. Test Automation – How automation supports business goals”. During the event we will dive into the world of automation and find out more about similarities and differences in RPA and Test Automation and how businesses can benefit from automation.
The live event is held at Ravintola Roihu, Porkkalankatu 3, 01800 Helsinki. The event will be live event and the maximum participant limit is 60. The event will be 9:30-10:30, but the guests can arrive starting 9:00 and enjoy a breakfast!
Find the program and the speakers of the event here:
|9:30||Welcome words||Katja Onkamo, Sales Consultant|
|9:35||Sogeti in a nutshell||Anu Valtanen, Head of Delivery|
|9:45||Panel discussion: Robotic Process Automation vs. Test Automation|
|9:45||What RPA?||Minna-Mari Leivo, Automation Lead Developer|
|9:55||What Test Automation?||Milla Wallin, Managing Consultant Test Automation|
|10:05||Discussion & QA|
|10:30||Closing of the event|
What: WiT Breakfast Date: Leading Fantastic Team in VUCA World
When: December 15th, 2021
Where: Virtual event, register here
Leading Fantastic Teams in VUCA world
Please join our virtual event introducing why teamwork is the most important thing for us to be successful in a VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) world.
We will present why staying on the crest of the wave requires diverse skills, resilience and faster response.
At this virtual Breakfast event we will discuss how to utilize diversity as a competitive advantage and how psychological safety can boost innovation.
Sandvik is in the middle of the shift towards a more inclusive future with Fantastic Teams.
The event is free for all participants!
What: WiT Breakfast Date: Step into a new path with SulavaAcademy
When: December 17th, 2021
Where: Sulava Office (Vuorikatu 14 B, 00100 Helsinki), register here
8.30 – 9.00 Breakfast ‘joulupuuro’ and networking
9.00 – 9.15 Welcome and launch of Sulava Academy, Aki Antman, CEO, Sulava Oy
9.15 – 9.30 Experiences from Sulava Academy, Minerva Heimonen & Maiju Salonen, consultants, Sulava Oy
9.30 – 10.00 Networking
17th of December 2021 8.30-10 am
At Sulava’s office: Vuorikatu 14 B, 00100 Helsinki, 3rd floor
Hyper-Personalized Branding - The Future of Branding? by Hannes Snellman
Women in Leadership - How to choose the right career path for you? by Zalando
Empathy in Tech- The Designer's Perspective by Capgemini
Resilient supply chain management in dynamic markets by ABB
Managing and overcoming business transformation challenges by BearingPoint
Being future ready – fostering sustainable digitalization by Eaton
Everything you need to know about calculating your carbon footprint and how to do it – Case Sweco
Redefined 21st century - Mapping out the new territory at Accenture
How to turn the disruption of work into an opportunity - Building the future of work at VTT
The Rise of a New B2B Customer Experience- How to Digitally Transform the B2B Customer Experience by Liferay
How values drive customer success and technology acts as an enabler for change (Salesforce)
How technologies enhance our organizations and lives by Deloitte
Going beyond CX: silos, tech & channels by TietoEVRY
Professional Development as an Enabler for Business Growth by Fraktio
Digitalization in Sales & R&D (KONE)
TV, Media and Telco in Revolution (Telia)
Perspectives to leading agile teams (Frantic)
Behind the scenes stories of people who enabled GE Healthcare's rapid COVID-19 response (GE)
Virtual Women in Tech Forum 2020
Starting up your own tech startup (Tesi)
Data-Driven Business Planning(BearingPoint)
Co-hosted Women in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital with Aaltoes.
Virtual Women in Tech Breakfast Date: Business, Technology and Regulation(Hannes Snellman)
The Role of Technology in Sustainability(University of Turku)
Product Development During COVID-19(Zalando)
New Era of Innovate or Fall Behind (Accenture)
Myyttejä teollisuudesta (SAMK)
Psychological Sustainable Remote Work(Wunderdog)
Using Technology to Better Customer Support (ABB)
Date Digitalization of commercial buildings (Schneider Electric)
Digital Learning Opportunities(Aalto & FiTech)
Science-based Innovations (Vaisala)
Enabling Affordable Energy Transition (Eaton)
Unleashing the magic of data (TietoEVRY)
Salaries and Career Advancement in Tech – Equal or Not? (TEK)
Deloitte Tech Trends
Konsultointitaitoja ja samppanjaa! Naistenpäivän tapahtuma
Artificial Intelligence: Human Talent meets Machine's Efficiency (Reaktor), Turku
Urban Insight – Mitä tekniseltä turvallisuudelta vaaditaan, jotta kaupungit ovat turvallisia? (Sweco), Helsinki
Data, technology and customer experience (Salomaa Yhtiöt), Helsinki
Shorter time to market - Smart supply chains in New Product Development projects (Wärtsilä), Turku
Eettinen tekoäly (Digia), Helsinki
Cyber Security (Tieto), Espoo
Digitalisaatio energia-alalla (Empower), Oulu
Change Management in Cloud Transformation Journey (BearingPoint), Helsinki
Basecamp-tapahtumassa (Salesforce), Helsinki
Exponential World (Telia), Helsinki
Business productivity (Hilti), Espoo
Data and Analytics (Gofore), Tampere
How to ensure quality in large scale (Sogeti), Espoo
Humanizing Technology (ABB), Helsinki
Energy disruption and climate change (Fingrid)
Tulevaisuuden Energiayhteisöt (Empower)
How 5G is enabling digitalization (Messukeskus)
Employee Experience = Customer Experience (Digitalist)
Digitalization – the new services (KONE)
AI in healthcare (GE Healthcare), Helsinki
Miten Watson voi auttaa Sinua? (IBM), Helsinki
IoT ja tekoäly bisneksessä (Turku)
Palvelurobotit (Fujitsu Finland), Helsinki
Palvelumuotoilu IT-alalla (HiQ), Helsinki
Security in everyday life (Accenture), Tampere
Making Yourself Visible (Sogeti), Espoo
Virtuaalivoimala (Siemens), Espoo
Teknologia tukemaan asiakaskokemusta (Frantic), Helsinki
Tukiäly asiakaskokemuksen kumppanina(Qentinel), Helsinki
Service design hands-on (Gofore), Tampere
Finanssiäly asiakkaiden hyödyksi (OP), Helsinki
|8.11.18||Daddies in Tech -aamutreffit: isät tyttärien tukena avaamassa teknologia-alan mahdollisuuksia (Teknologiateollisuus ry, Microsoft), Helsinki|
Culture of Innovation (Salesforce), Helsinki
eSports ja 5G - mistä on kyse? (Telia), Helsinki
Service design hands-on: rapid idea prototyping (Gofore), Helsinki
Sales and marketing in tech (Schneider Electric), Espoo
Diversity and Inclusion (Accenture), Helsinki
Henkilöbrändäys (Dell EMC), Espoo
Hoivarobotiikka ja älykaupunki, Turku
Opportunities of 5G (Nokia), Espoo
Technological disruption (KONE), Helsinki
Smart Energy Cluster (Schneider Electric & Wärtsilä), Vaasa
Case ZenRobotics, Turku
Shaping the history of technology together (Metso), Helsinki
Itseohjautuva organisaatio (Reaktor), Helsinki
Laatu kuuluu kaikille (ABB), Helsinki
Brändi rakentuu arjen tekemisistä (Ensto), Helsinki
Accelerating Digitalization (Microsoft), Helsinki
Towards better services experience (Valmet), Tampere
eollinen muotoilu (Valmet), Jyväskylä
Kyberturvallisempi työ ja vapaa-aika (CGI), Helsinki
Sustainability (Valmet), Helsinki
The Future of Work in Tech (Tieto), Espoo
Digital Transformation Now and in the Future(ABB, Accenture,Schneider Electric), Helsinki and Vaasa
Towards a future of 100% renewable energy (Frantic & Wärtsilä), Helsinki