Events

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.

Upcoming events

Here you can find more information about our events. All of our events are free and open to all! Simply register to secure your spot.

When: November 22, 8:30 – 10:30 AM

Where: This is a hybrid event. Efima Helsinki office, Mannerheimintie 3 B AND online

Registration: 

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Boosting success through an open and inclusive company culture   

How does an open and inclusive company culture boost success and encourage creativity and innovation in a tech company? How can company values truly be integrated into our everyday work and why does it matter? What is the significance of psychological safety in making us flourish at work?

These are questions we will be discussing at the Women in Tech Breakfast Date hosted by Efima on
22 November. We will hear an inspiring keynote by Kirsi Polvinen from Academy of Philosophy, followed by a panel discussion during which we will share our experiences from the Efima culture journey. You will also learn about our work with modern cloud technologies, financial management and intelligent automation. You are warmly welcome to join the discussion!

Agenda:

8.30-9.00    Breakfast and networking

9.00-9.30   Kenyote: Psychological safety as a prerequisite for learning and creativity

  Kirsi Polvinen, researcher, Academy of Philosophy

9.30-10.15      Panel discussion

10.15-10.30    Time for additional networking and refilling your coffee cup.

This is a hybrid event, you can attend live or online. We have 40 seats available at the venue (Efima Helsinki office, Mannerheimintie 3 B). 

Register through this link by 16.11.: https://www.lyyti.in/WIT_Breakfast_Date_hosted_by_Efima

Welcome!

When: November 25, 8:30 – 10:30 AM

Where: Alma House, Alvar Aallon katu 3 C, 00100 Helsinki

Registration: 

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Alma Media is hosting WiT Breakfast event and you are invited!

We will be talking about sustainability and its impact in digital environment. You are going to meet experts from our tech and comms teams and have a chance to hear about Alma Media as an employer. Not to forget the delicious breakfast and mingling with peers. See the full program and speakers below.

Welcome to Alma House – hope to see you there!

Please note that the maximum number of guests is 80 and after that you will be in line for the event.

When? 25.11.2022 starting at 8:30 AM

WIT Breakfast with Alma Media: Responsible Business in Digital Environment

Program:

8:30 Breakfast

9:00 Alma Media sustainability agenda – less emissions, more impact and revenue increase
Elina Kukkonen, SVP Communications and Brand

9:30 Enhancing audience diversity and personal experiences as recruiting manager
Pia Ruusukivi, Director in Digital Development, Alma Talent

9.50 Accessibility – is bare minimum enough?
Kia Lieke, Testing Specialist

10:15 Networking

10:30 Event ends

When: November 29, 9 – 10:30 AM

Where:Ravintola Roihu, Porkkalankatu 3, 01800 Helsinki

Registration: 

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Data & AI has dual implications for climate crisis we are facing. On the other hand we see data central in creating understanding on where companies are with their current CO2 footprint and what are the actions needed to reach their environmental sustainability targets. The other side of it that running complex AI models consumes a significant amount of energy.

9:00 Breakfast & mingling
9:30 Roosa Säntti, Head of Insights & Data: Data for Net Zero
9:50 Minna Lind, Head of Data management & Analytics at Insights & Data: Data is a Journey
10:10 QA
10:30 Closing the event
 
Register here: https://link.webropolsurveys.com/S/B0D27FD70B6F66A9

When: December 2, 7:30 -9 AM

Where: ABB Pitäjänmäki, Valimopolku 4a 7th floor, 00380, Helsinki

Registration: 

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Yes I CAN! From hardships to the life of my dreams

 

Cathy Bertrand, ABB’s Head of Global Marketing of Drive Products, will walk you through her diverse career and inspire you to take advantage of every opportunity that comes your way and to pursue the life of your dreams – as the technology industry is full of open doors and endless possibilities for people with different backgrounds.

 

Program:
7:30 – 8:00 Arrival and breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 Cathy’s story and discussions

The event will be held in English.

 

Please, note that pictures will be taken at the event for marketing purposes. 

 

In case you have any questions, please reach out to uralle@fi.abb.com

When: December 14, 8:30 – 10:30 AM

Where: Fraktio Office at Kamppi (8th floor), Antinkatu 1, Helsinki. 

Registration: 

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Why facilitation skills are a prerequisite for good collaboration and successful user-centered services


In the era of hybrid work, the amount of meetings has skyrocketed. Also, poor communication, lack of collaboration and difficulties to prioritize have become very common challenges in our daily lives. It’s not rocket science, and we all know that successful teams are the ones that collaborate well and make amazing services. 
 
How can you help your teams collaborate better, make better decisions, and feel better?
 
In this event, we’ll shed light on how facilitation skills are a key to good collaboration, crucial for team growth, and enabler for more customer-centric services. You’ll get tools and tips that you can incorporate into your work right away and become inspired by how great collaboration makes a difference. 
 
You will learn:
  • What facilitation is and why everyone should learn it
  • What is the link between good team collaboration and successful products
  • Why teams should invest in facilitation skills development

 

Agenda:
 
8.30
Breakfast & networking
9.00
Welcoming words
9.05
Keynote: Why team collaboration and successful services have facilitation as a common factor? Facilitation as a skill to improve teamwork and decision-making, Vitali Gusatinsky, Design Lead & Satu Heikinheimo, Strategic Design & Coaching, Fraktio
9.35
Discussion: Vitali Gusatinsky, Design Lead, Fraktio, and Henna Hankilanoja, Head of Business Development, Forenom
10.00
Networking
10.30
Event ends

Warmly Welcome!

Past events

15.12.2021

Leading Fantastic Teams in VUCA World by Sandvik

9.12.2021

Talent in Engineering Academia by LUT University

23.11.2021

The crucial role of culture change enabling modern cyber security and data analytics by KONE

11.11.2021

How to measure sustainability by EY

9.11.2021

The DNA of winning teams by Salesforce

3.11.2021

AI & Ethics: AI in benefit of Children & Youth by Fujitsu

29.10.2021

Human & IA: Reinventing Better Customer Experience by Telia

06.10.2021

Hyper-Personalized Branding - The Future of Branding? by Hannes Snellman

28.09.2021

Women in Leadership - How to choose the right career path for you? by Zalando

16.09.2021

Empathy in Tech- The Designer's Perspective by Capgemini

09.09.2021

Resilient supply chain management in dynamic markets by ABB

23.6.2021

Managing and overcoming business transformation challenges by BearingPoint

25.05.2021

Being future ready – fostering sustainable digitalization by Eaton

20.5.2021

Everything you need to know about calculating your carbon footprint and how to do it – Case Sweco

27.04.2021

Redefined 21st century - Mapping out the new territory  at Accenture

29.03.2021

How to turn the disruption of work into an opportunity - Building the future of work at VTT

25.03.2021

The Rise of a New B2B Customer Experience- How to Digitally Transform the B2B Customer Experience by Liferay

28.01.2021

How values drive customer success and technology acts as an enabler for change (Salesforce)

09.03.2021

How technologies enhance our organizations and lives by Deloitte

10.03.2021

Going beyond CX: silos, tech & channels by TietoEVRY

12.03.2021

Professional Development as an Enabler for Business Growth by Fraktio

03.12.2020

Digitalization in Sales & R&D (KONE)

27.11.2020

TV, Media and Telco in Revolution (Telia)

19.11.2020

Perspectives to leading agile teams (Frantic)

12.11.2020

Behind the scenes stories of people who enabled GE Healthcare's rapid COVID-19 response (GE)

27.10.2020

Virtual Women in Tech Forum 2020

22.10.2020

Starting up your own tech startup (Tesi)

15.10.2020

Data-Driven Business Planning(BearingPoint)

08.10.2020

Co-hosted Women in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital with Aaltoes.

06.10.2020

Virtual Women in Tech Breakfast Date: Business, Technology and Regulation(Hannes Snellman)

01.10.2020

The Role of Technology in Sustainability(University of Turku)

01.10.2020

Product Development During COVID-19(Zalando)

28.09.2020

New Era of Innovate or Fall Behind (Accenture)

23.09.2020

Myyttejä teollisuudesta (SAMK)

06.09.2020

Psychological Sustainable Remote Work(Wunderdog)

3.09.2020

Using Technology to Better Customer Support (ABB)

27.08.2020

Date Digitalization of commercial buildings (Schneider Electric)

25.08.2020

Digital Learning Opportunities(Aalto & FiTech)

10.06.2020

Science-based Innovations (Vaisala)

23.06.2020

Enabling Affordable Energy Transition (Eaton)

05.06.2020

Unleashing the magic of data (TietoEVRY)

19.03.2020

Salaries and Career Advancement in Tech – Equal or Not? (TEK)

06.03.2020

Deloitte Tech Trends

05.03.2020

Konsultointitaitoja ja samppanjaa! Naistenpäivän tapahtuma

21.1.19

Artificial Intelligence: Human Talent meets Machine's Efficiency (Reaktor), Turku

1.2.2019

Urban Insight – Mitä tekniseltä turvallisuudelta vaaditaan, jotta kaupungit ovat turvallisia? (Sweco), Helsinki

14.2.19

Data, technology and customer experience (Salomaa Yhtiöt), Helsinki

6.3.19

Shorter time to market - Smart supply chains in New Product Development projects (Wärtsilä), Turku

7.3.19

Eettinen tekoäly (Digia), Helsinki
4.4.19 Women in Tech Breakfast Date: Making a Sustainable Difference (Metso), Tampere

8.4.19

Cyber Security (Tieto), Espoo

10.4.19

Digitalisaatio energia-alalla (Empower), Oulu

3.5.19

Change Management in Cloud Transformation Journey (BearingPoint), Helsinki

14.5.19

Basecamp-tapahtumassa (Salesforce), Helsinki
23.5.19 Women in Tech Breakfast Date: Digitalization in Healthcare (GE Healthcare), Helsinki

29.5.19

Exponential World (Telia), Helsinki

14.6.19

Business productivity (Hilti), Espoo

19.6.19

Data and Analytics (Gofore), Tampere

29.8.19

How to ensure quality in large scale (Sogeti), Espoo

3.9.19

Humanizing Technology (ABB), Helsinki

19.9.19

Energy disruption and climate change (Fingrid)

05.11.19

Tulevaisuuden Energiayhteisöt (Empower)

07.11.19

How 5G is enabling digitalization (Messukeskus)

26.11.19

Employee Experience = Customer Experience (Digitalist)

04.12.19

Digitalization – the new services (KONE)

25.01.2018

AI in healthcare (GE Healthcare), Helsinki

28.2.2018

Miten Watson voi auttaa Sinua? (IBM), Helsinki

9.3.18

IoT ja tekoäly bisneksessä (Turku)

27.3.18

Palvelurobotit (Fujitsu Finland), Helsinki

26.4.18

Palvelumuotoilu IT-alalla (HiQ), Helsinki

26.4.18

Security in everyday life (Accenture), Tampere

5.6.18

Making Yourself Visible (Sogeti), Espoo

30.8.18

Virtuaalivoimala (Siemens), Espoo

13.9.18

Teknologia tukemaan asiakaskokemusta (Frantic), Helsinki

25.9.18

Tukiäly asiakaskokemuksen kumppanina(Qentinel), Helsinki

12.10.18

Service design hands-on (Gofore), Tampere

17.10.18

Finanssiäly asiakkaiden hyödyksi (OP), Helsinki

8.11.18Daddies in Tech -aamutreffit: isät tyttärien tukena avaamassa teknologia-alan mahdollisuuksia (Teknologiateollisuus ry, Microsoft), Helsinki
16.11.18

Culture of Innovation (Salesforce), Helsinki

22.11.18

eSports ja 5G - mistä on kyse? (Telia), Helsinki

12.12.18

Service design hands-on: rapid idea prototyping (Gofore), Helsinki

14.03.2017

Sales and marketing in tech (Schneider Electric), Espoo

26.04.2017

Diversity and Inclusion (Accenture), Helsinki

09.05.2017

Henkilöbrändäys (Dell EMC), Espoo

16.05.2017

Hoivarobotiikka ja älykaupunki, Turku

31.08.2017

Opportunities of 5G (Nokia), Espoo

12.09.2017

Technological disruption (KONE), Helsinki

27.09.2017

Smart Energy Cluster (Schneider Electric & Wärtsilä), Vaasa

12.10.2017

Teknologia17, Helsinki

13.10.2017

Case ZenRobotics, Turku

16.11.2017

Shaping the history of technology together (Metso), Helsinki

05.12.2017

Itseohjautuva organisaatio (Reaktor), Helsinki

06.04.2016

Laatu kuuluu kaikille (ABB), Helsinki

13.05.2016

Brändi rakentuu arjen tekemisistä (Ensto), Helsinki

14.09.2016

Accelerating Digitalization (Microsoft), Helsinki

13.10.2016

Towards better services experience (Valmet), Tampere

27.10.2016

eollinen muotoilu (Valmet), Jyväskylä

28.10.2016

Kyberturvallisempi työ ja vapaa-aika (CGI), Helsinki

08.11.2016

Sustainability (Valmet), Helsinki

25.11.2016

The Future of Work in Tech (Tieto), Espoo

Workshops

25.10.18

Digital Transformation Now and in the Future(ABB, Accenture,Schneider Electric), Helsinki and Vaasa

22.5.19

Towards a future of 100% renewable energy (Frantic & Wärtsilä), Helsinki