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2018 Finnish-African Networking Event

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Helsinki Think Company,

4 Universitetsgatan

00101 Helsingfors

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FINNISH-AFRICAN NETWORKING EVENT

The Finnish-African Society ry is pleased to welcome you to its annual business and networking event in Helsinki, Finland.

Date: 22 November 2018

Venue: Helsinki Think Company, Yliopistonkatu 4, 00101 Helsinki.

This year's event will showcase special guests Pasi Nokelainen and Esa Salminen authors of the new book "Afrikan valloittajat". They will share their experiences on their journey when writing the book. The main aim of this networking event is to encourage more Finnish companies, investors, entrepreneurs and stakeholders to conduct more business investments in Africa. There will be a networking session at the end.

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9:00-9:30: Registration and Coffee

9:30-9:35: Welcome remarks, Sarah Laaru, Finnish-African Society ry

9:36-9:46: Pirjo Virtanen, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Finland, Counsellor

9:50-10:10: Saana Keskitalo, Crisis Management Institute, Senior Manager

10:15-10:30: Pertti Lounamaa, Pajat Solutions, CEO

10:35-10:50: Jari Ala-Ruona, Aion Sigma, Founder/Entrepreneur

10:55-11:15: Kaisa Arkkila, Finnpartnership, Collaboration Coordinator

11:20-11:35: Special Guests: Esa Salminen & Pasi Nokelainen, authors of “Afrikan valloittajat” (The Conquerors of Africa), Q&A session.

11:40-12:05: Discussions

12:10-12:15: Closing remarks, Matti Kinnunen, Finnish-African Society

12:15-13:00: Networking

Coffee is sponsored by John’s Coffee Shop, Helsinki. Facebook: @johnscoffeehelsinki



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