THE FINNISH TECHNOPARK EXPERIENCES CASE TECHNOPOLIS

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "THE FINNISH TECHNOPARK EXPERIENCES CASE TECHNOPOLIS"

Transcription

1 THE FINNISH TECHNOPARK EXPERIENCES CASE TECHNOPOLIS EKATERINBURG MR. PERTTI HUUSKONEN, FINLAND

2 Pertti Huuskonen, M.Sc., emba, MKT Founder and High Tech Entrepreneur VaKoTe Oy, President and CEO Technopolis Oyj, Full time Chairman of the Board Technopolis Oyj, Entrepreneur, Advisor and Business Angel Investor Lunacon Oy and Oulu University Business School, 2011-> Current Board Memberships Lapti-Invest Oy, Capricode Oy, Technopolis Oyj, Kaleva Media Oy, Autoprod Oy and As Pro Kapital Grupp

3 IN SUPPORT OF YOUR SUCCESS TECHNOPOLIS PLC Technopolis offers modern business environments where companies can focus on their own core competence. Established over 30 years ago in Oulu Strongly growth-oriented, internationalizing, profitable, Nasdaq OMX listed company The customers include 1,400 knowledgeintensive companies and organizations with approximately 24,000 employees. Develops and owns its premises. In-house personnel take care of their customers. Technopolis offers premises and services that support the success of companies

4 FOR THE BEST FOR YOUR COMPANY TECHNOPOLIS SERVICE CONCEPT Combines premises, business services and development services into a package that supports success Supports customers' growth and internationalization Helps make operations more efficient, trimming costs and reducing environmental loads Facilitates local and international networks

5 APPROPRIATE PREMISES The premises are designed to match the needs of your company prior to moving in Open-plan office, work rooms or a suitable mix of both Interior design solutions that match your corporate image Alteration work done professionally, renovations on schedule as turnkey projects Premises that support the modern working culture improve efficiency Adaptability in case the need for space changes

6 THROUGH VERSATILE SERVICES

7 FOR YOUR COMPANY'S GROWTH AND INTERNATIONALIZATION

8 YOUR NETWORK EFFICIENTLY MATCHMAKING SERVICES High-quality matchmaking events Technopolis Business Breakfast MoneyTalks on a monthly basis MoneyTalks Forum twice a year Tailored events Contacts with the Technopolis network, customers, partners, growth companies and investors Preferred Partner Program (P3) International VC Zone Enterprise Europe Network

9 FOR YOUR COMPANY'S GROWTH FUNDRAISING SERVICES The best possible total financing solution is sought for your company Efficient process management -> results in success National and international financers in the Technopolis financer network Versatile experience in different forms of financing: risk investments, angel investments, public subsidies, and loans, among others Dozens of our customers have raised tens of millions of euros of financing with our help

10 IN THE BEST LOCATIONS Chain of 17 modern business environments in Espoo, Helsinki, Jyväskylä, Kuopio, Lappeenranta, Oulu, Tampere, and Vantaa, as well as in St. Petersburg and Tallinn Premium premises with floor areas of 6 m 2-40,000 m 2 Adaptability ensures that your company always has access to appropriate premises Fully-tuned environmental friendliness and economic efficiency Combined with the services, the business environments establish a strong ecosystem with all required actors

11 Oulu is the largest Technopolis unit, and its five unique business environments offer versatile opportunities for your company's growth and success. Technopolis Linnanmaa, a concentration of top experts in one of the most significant development centers of technology in Finland Technopolis Lentokentäntie, a dynamic technology center in the immediate vicinity of the airport Technopolis Ydinkeskusta, a modern operating environment in the heart of the city Technopolis Kontinkangas, a unique medicine and software development growth center Technopolis Laanila, a growing water and environment sector competence center

12 Three impressive business environments in the heart of business. Technopolis Innopoli, an innovative business environment in the core of the largest technology community in Finland, Espoo Technopolis Helsinki-Vantaa, location next to the international airport offers easy connections abroad Technopolis Ruoholahti, a new and stylish business environment next to good traffic connections, near the Länsiväylä highway Completed premises in prime locations amount to 60,000 m 2.

13 Two success-promoting business environments in the most central locations in the city. Technopolis Skinnarila Next to the Lappeenranta University of Technology and the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences. More than 8,000 students in all, and extensive resources in R&D and recruiting experts Technopolis Vapaudenaukio, the best meeting place for companies in the city center Technopolis Lappeenranta and its partners specialize in assisting companies in their business operations relating to Russia.

14 Versatile portfolio of premium locations in eight places close to the city center. Technopolis Innova, a logistically excellent solution in the immediate vicinity of the the city center. Technopolis Ohjelmakaari and Ylistönmäentie locations feature good and quiet premises for start-ups and longestablished companies Technopolis Agora, a research center for human information technology and the university Technopolis Survontie, office premises with a magnificent lakeside view in close connection with the university Technopolis Viveca, for companies in the fields of wellbeing and sports research

15 Three campuses with a total of over 50,000 m 2 of high-quality office premises Technopolis Hermia, a dynamic business environment for companies in ICT, machine manufacture, automation technology and laser technology Technopolis Finnmedi, a campus for wellbeing services and life sciences Technopolis Yliopistonrinne, a top meeting place for expert services and popular venue for events Business Zone in Yliopistonrinne: comfortable working space for an hour, a day, or months.

16 More than 53,000 m 2 of space for success. 150 companies and organizations in two locations. Technopolis Microkatu Technopolis Viestikatu In the immediate vicinity of the university, university hospital and various research institutes. More than 30 special laboratories are located in the Technopolis Kuopio premises. The strategy of strong growth is implemented in Kuopio.

17 World-class business environment in the second largest city in Russia, in the rapidly growing St. Petersburg economic area. Technopolis Pulkovo The first and only campus serving high-tech companies in St. Petersburg Excellent location next to the international airport Customers include both Russian and international IT companies Gateway to the Russian market Premium meeting, videoconference and restaurant facilities

18 High-quality, modern premises in the center of Estonian business. Technopolis Ülemiste Next to the international airport, excellent traffic connections to downtown Tallinn Campus for innovative business An excellent customer base is already there 130 companies and 46,000 m 2 of modern premises, plenty of growth potential

19 Technopolis Financing Company was founded as a Private-Public Partnership main owner was City of Oulu The first site was leased from a private investor in order to have a fast start for the operations The owners had different motivations for their investments and commitments Main owner was very helpful anchor for the development - especially in difficult situations The trust for the operations and key people was the key for success in financing The media activities supported the positive attitude among all stakeholders and banks

20 Technopolis IPO 1999-> Nasdaq Main reasons for IPO were the financing of the growth and the liquidity of the share The business idea and the profitability were in a good shape Listing process demands time and resources The right timing is essential for a successful listing and share price development after IPO The preparations for IPO shall be started very much before the final round

21

22 70,0 Share Issues , EUR million 60,0 59,6 50,0 40,0 30,0 20,0 19,9 19,4 10,0 0,0 5,9 6/99 IPO 4,2 0,5 6,9 4/01 10/01 4/02 Rights Issue 5,7 6,3 1/03 7/04 5/05 Rights Issue + Private Placement 2,3 8,5 10,3 5,3 10,5 11,3 12/05 7/06 10/06 1/07 8/07 11/07 5/08 Rights Issue 5/10

23

24 Thank You for Your Interest!

TECHNOPOLIS. The Art of Innovation Ecosystems

TECHNOPOLIS. The Art of Innovation Ecosystems TECHNOPOLIS The Art of Innovation Ecosystems OULU JYVÄSKYLÄ KUOPIO LAPPEENRANTA TAMPERE ST. PETERSBURG GREATER HELSINKI Only STP Chain in Europe Hi-tech customer service specialist Fast growth, strong

More information

Technopolis Plc. Q3 Review

Technopolis Plc. Q3 Review Technopolis Plc Q3 Review Technopolis Group OULU KUOPIO JYVÄSKYLÄ LAPPEENRANTA TAMPERE PIETARI CAPITAL CITY AREA Specializing in business environments for high-tech companies The only STP chain in Europe

More information

Technopolis Group. 2008 Review

Technopolis Group. 2008 Review Technopolis Group 2008 Review Technopolis Group OULU KUOPIO JYVÄSKYLÄ LAPPEENRANTA TAMPERE PIETARI Capital Area Specializing in business environments for high-tech companies The biggest STP chain in Europe

More information

TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q2/2011

TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q2/2011 TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q2/2011 Technopolis Group A profitable growth company A real estate-service hybrid Business environments for knowledge-intensive companies Our specialty is the creation, management and

More information

Financial Report 2015

Financial Report 2015 more than squares 1 Technopolis Plc Contents CEO s Review... 3 Technopolis in Brief...4 Our Campuses...8 Oulu...8 Helsinki Metropolitan Area...10 Jyväskylä...12 Kuopio...13 Lappeenranta...14 Tampere...14

More information

Model of cooperation between a technology park and strategic tenant on the example of

Model of cooperation between a technology park and strategic tenant on the example of Model of cooperation between a technology park and strategic tenant on the example of Technopolis Technopolis group today is Biggest STP in Europe Unique concept 18 campuses under one chain OULU KUOPIO

More information

TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q1/2010

TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q1/2010 TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q1/2010 Technopolis Group A profitable growth company A real estate-service hybrid Business environments for knowledge-intensive companies Our specialty is the creation, management and

More information

INFORMATION FOR SHAREHOLDERS

INFORMATION FOR SHAREHOLDERS ANNUAL REPORT 2006 INFORMATION FOR SHAREHOLDERS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The Annual General Meeting of Technopolis Plc will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2007, starting at 12.00 noon at the Medipolis Center

More information

TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q1/2012

TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q1/2012 TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Q1/2012 Technopolis Group Value-added real estate & services Focus on smart business centers Scalable for international growth Geographic focus on Nordic-Baltic 1,400 customers employing

More information

TECHNOPOLIS PLC STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE July 20, 2007 at 11.45 a.m.

TECHNOPOLIS PLC STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE July 20, 2007 at 11.45 a.m. TECHNOPOLIS PLC STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE July 20, 2007 at 11.45 a.m. TECHNOPOLIS GROUP INTERIM REPORT, January 1 - June 30, 2007 Highlights of 1-6/2007 compared with corresponding period of 2006: - Group's

More information

Technopolis Plc. Capital Market Day 15-17 May 2013

Technopolis Plc. Capital Market Day 15-17 May 2013 Technopolis Plc Capital Market Day 15-17 May 2013 Program Day 1, Vilnius Asset tour Technopolis Investment Story Keith Silverang, CEO Day 2, Tallinn International Operations / Lithuania and Vilnius Office

More information

TECHNOPOLIS. Science & Technology Park (STP) Value Added Business Environments For Hi-tech Since 1982. Julia Fomina, Advisor, Technopolis Consulting

TECHNOPOLIS. Science & Technology Park (STP) Value Added Business Environments For Hi-tech Since 1982. Julia Fomina, Advisor, Technopolis Consulting Technopolis Vantaa Technopolis Innopoli Technopolis Vantaa Science & Technology Park (STP) TECHNOPOLIS Value Added Business Environments For Hi-tech Since 1982 Julia Fomina, Advisor, Technopolis Consulting

More information

Lahti Finland. Gateway to Russia

Lahti Finland. Gateway to Russia Lahti Finland Gateway to Russia Image: Alstom Helsinki to Lahti in one hour. The future logistics estate in the Lahti region will total approximately 1000 hectares. Leader in the cleantech industry The

More information

Statement concerning the valuation of investment properties of Technopolis

Statement concerning the valuation of investment properties of Technopolis Statement concerning the valuation of investment properties of Technopolis Jukka Uusitalo Antti Huotari Seppo Koponen Date of value 31.12.2011 Assignment Assignment Technopolis Oyj (Technopolis) and Realia

More information

Technopolis Plc. Statement concerning the valuation of investment properties of Technopolis Jukka Uusitalo Antti Huotari Seppo Koponen 22.1.

Technopolis Plc. Statement concerning the valuation of investment properties of Technopolis Jukka Uusitalo Antti Huotari Seppo Koponen 22.1. An International Associate of Technopolis Plc Statement concerning the valuation of investment properties of Technopolis Jukka Uusitalo Antti Huotari Seppo Koponen 22.1.2015 Muodosta pdf arko-työkalut

More information

HAXLOG BUILT-TO-SUIT STORAGE AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL PREMISES ADJACENT TO KEY ROUTES TO MEET YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS KOIVUKYLÄNVÄYLÄ 1, VANTAA

HAXLOG BUILT-TO-SUIT STORAGE AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL PREMISES ADJACENT TO KEY ROUTES TO MEET YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS KOIVUKYLÄNVÄYLÄ 1, VANTAA IMPROVED LAND ZONED FOR PRIME LOGISTICS / LIGHT INDUSTRIAL / DATA CENTER DEVELOPMENT BUILT-TO-SUIT STORAGE AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL PREMISES ADJACENT TO KEY ROUTES TO MEET YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS KOIVUKYLÄNVÄYLÄ

More information

Cleantech. Lahti Finland. Gateway to Russia

Cleantech. Lahti Finland. Gateway to Russia Cleantech Lahti Finland Gateway to Russia Leader in the cleantech industry Image: Alstom Helsinki to Lahti in one hour. The future logistics estate in the Lahti Region will total approximately 1000 hectares.

More information

Invitation to tender: Technopolis Recharger

Invitation to tender: Technopolis Recharger Invitation to tender: Technopolis Recharger 27.1.2016 INVITATION TO TENDER Contents 1 Technopolis Recharger... 2 2 Buyer... 2 3 Specification of the Procurement... 2 4 Price... 6 5 Procedure... 7 6 Language...

More information

Tekes Groove Investor Meeting 9.6.2014 Helsinki

Tekes Groove Investor Meeting 9.6.2014 Helsinki Tekes Groove Investor Meeting 9.6.2014 Helsinki Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, Ruoholahdenranta 3, Helsinki Programme: 09:00 Coffee and snacks 09:30 Welcome words 09:40 Tekes Programmes, Pia Salokoski, Tekes

More information

AN ECO-EFFICIENT OFFICE BUILDING IN KEILANIEMI

AN ECO-EFFICIENT OFFICE BUILDING IN KEILANIEMI AN ECO-EFFICIENT OFFICE BUILDING IN KEILANIEMI www.keilaranta.fi The new, truly adaptable office complex at Keilaranta is the closest building to the new Keilaniemi metro station. Attractive premises for

More information

Main features of the internal control and risk management systems

Main features of the internal control and risk management systems Corporate Governance Statement Technopolis Plc complies with the Finnish Corporate Governance Code entered into force on October 1, 2010. The Code is publicly available on the web page of the Securities

More information

Bridging Innovation and Business

Bridging Innovation and Business Otaniemi Incubation Excellence Bridging Innovation and Business Pertti Vuorela, Technopolis Ventures Ltd. Networking Model in Business exploitation Otaniemi High-Tech Area Academic & Research Partners

More information

Corporate Social Responsibility Report 2014

Corporate Social Responsibility Report 2014 220 Personnel 1 700 Clients Corporate Social Responsibility Report 2014 5 Countries 1 more than squares Responsibility Provides Stakeholders with Added Value Corporate Social Responsibility activities

More information

Regional case: East Finland

Regional case: East Finland ERRIN ICT WG Photonics Meeting, 11 th June 2014, Brussels Regional case: East Finland Photonics innovation platform in Finland Juha Purmonen Photonics Finland Finland East Finland - Joensuu Finland East-Finland

More information

ARE ANNUAL REVIEW 2014

ARE ANNUAL REVIEW 2014 2 MOMENTOUS YEAR 214 The year 214 was an especially momentous one for Are. In the summer we acquired Lemminkäinen s building services business and as a result became the largest building services provider

More information

Environmental Management in Lahti. We are developing the Lahti region into a world-class centre for environmental business and research.

Environmental Management in Lahti. We are developing the Lahti region into a world-class centre for environmental business and research. Environmental Management in Lahti We are developing the Lahti region into a world-class centre for environmental business and research. Content City of Lahti Centre of environmental expertise Environmental

More information

University Properties of Finland University of Oulu Campus development 24.4.2013

University Properties of Finland University of Oulu Campus development 24.4.2013 University Properties of Finland University of Oulu Campus development 24.4.2013 Aki Havia Suomen Yliopistokiinteistöt Oy University Properties of Finland Ltd. University Properties of Finland was founded

More information

Interim report 1 Jan -31 Mar 2007. Kari Inkinen CEO

Interim report 1 Jan -31 Mar 2007. Kari Inkinen CEO Interim report 1 Jan -31 Mar 2007 Kari Inkinen CEO 1 2 Market review GDP growth % Finland Euro Area USA Japan 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0-1 -2-3 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005* 2006* 2007** ** Estimated

More information

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. Kamppi

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. Kamppi Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Kamppi Airport connections By bus Bus number 615. From the airport to Helsinki city center/ From Helsinki city center to the airport From the airport, the bus leaves from terminal

More information

Orientation to Finnish Innovation System. Best Practices

Orientation to Finnish Innovation System. Best Practices Orientation to Finnish Innovation System Best Practices Finland Population 5.3 Million Area 131.000 sq.miles, of which 10% is water, forests cover 68% of the country Female president Tarja Halonen, 38%

More information

Extraordinary General Meeting Sponda Plc. 29 February 2016 Finlandia Hall

Extraordinary General Meeting Sponda Plc. 29 February 2016 Finlandia Hall Extraordinary General Meeting Sponda Plc 29 February 2016 Finlandia Hall Sponda continues to implement the strategy announced in 2013 Sponda has consistently implemented its strategy announced in 2013,

More information

Santtu von Bruun. Head of competitiveness and international relations. Helsingin kaupunki Kaupunginkanslia

Santtu von Bruun. Head of competitiveness and international relations. Helsingin kaupunki Kaupunginkanslia Santtu von Bruun Head of competitiveness and international relations 16.2.2015 Tähän Helsingin sijainti Total area: 216 km 2 (land) + 503 km 2 (sea) 16.2.2015 Population: 612,664, Helsinki region: 1,500,000

More information

Financing for starting a business

Financing for starting a business Financing for starting a business Financing from Finnvera for launching a business Are you planning to set up an enterprise? A good business idea, the readiness to work as an entrepreneur, and careful

More information

CONIF VISIT TO FINLAND Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS)

CONIF VISIT TO FINLAND Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) CONIF VISIT TO FINLAND Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) Ms. Riitta Rissanen Rectors`Conference of Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences Co-operation in education ARENE Arene ry is the

More information

Software Product Industry Survey 2005 Finnish software product business in 2004

Software Product Industry Survey 2005 Finnish software product business in 2004 Software Product Industry Survey 2005 Finnish software product business in 2004 Aki Lassila, professor Markku Maula, professor Jyrki Kontio HELSINKI UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY Software Business Laboratory,

More information

UKONNIEMI Imatra Spa Resort

UKONNIEMI Imatra Spa Resort UKONNIEMI Imatra Spa Resort Locating for Success UKONNIEMI Imatra Spa Resort Ukonniemi is the developing tourism location in South-East Finland close to the Finnish-Russian border. Its beating heart is

More information

Southeast Finland. European Business Innovation Center Kymi Oy

Southeast Finland. European Business Innovation Center Kymi Oy Southeast Finland European Business Innovation Center Kymi Oy 1. Why would you invest? Southeast Finland offers you and your company excellent location to do and develop your business. Access to large

More information

SWEET Water Partnership

SWEET Water Partnership SWEET Water Partnership Jani Saarinen Innovation Partnerships Semirar 27 October 2010, Brussels A leading water chemistry company Sites: ~100 Countries: 40 Personnel: ~5,000 Turnover: 2 billion euro Countries

More information

20,000m 2. 3,000m 2. 7,500m 2

20,000m 2. 3,000m 2. 7,500m 2 HOTEL WASA STATION Hotel Wasa Station The Hotel Opportunity Proposed Hotel WASA Station is an exciting new operating opportunity in the city centre of a coastal city of Vaasa, located in Western Finland.

More information

Innofactor Q3 Interim Report for January 1 September 30 2015

Innofactor Q3 Interim Report for January 1 September 30 2015 Innofactor Q3 Interim Report for January 1 September 30 2015 October 20, 2015 Janne Martola, CFO Innofactor Plc 20 October 2015 Innofactor Restates Previously Announced Financials On September 16, 2015,

More information

FinNode & Smart Water: Finnish Innovation Network in Action. Michael Lovejoy FinNode USA 3 rd EU-Russia Innovation Forum 15 June 2012

FinNode & Smart Water: Finnish Innovation Network in Action. Michael Lovejoy FinNode USA 3 rd EU-Russia Innovation Forum 15 June 2012 FinNode & Smart Water: Finnish Innovation Network in Action Michael Lovejoy FinNode USA 3 rd EU-Russia Innovation Forum 15 June 2012 Cluster Evolution Finnish Innovation Environment Parliament of Finland

More information

EXPERIENCES OF LAHTI AND THE FINNISH CLEANTECH CLUSTER

EXPERIENCES OF LAHTI AND THE FINNISH CLEANTECH CLUSTER 3rd EU-Russia Innovation Forum - Lappeenranta Workshop 15.6.2012 How can public policies boost clusters of excellence through Smart Specialization Strategies? EXPERIENCES OF LAHTI AND THE FINNISH CLEANTECH

More information

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE STATEMENT

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE STATEMENT CORPORATE GOVERNANCE STATEMENT General principles F-Secure s corporate governance practices comply with Finnish laws and regulations, F-Secure s Articles of Association, the rules of NASDAQ OMX Helsinki

More information

Cross - Border University project as a case of Joint Degree Programs development with educational use of ICT

Cross - Border University project as a case of Joint Degree Programs development with educational use of ICT Cross - Border University project as a case of Joint Degree Programs development with educational use of ICT Elena Nikonchuk Head of International Educational Projects Department, St. Petersburg State

More information

The leading Cleantechtechnology centreof the Nordic countries

The leading Cleantechtechnology centreof the Nordic countries Lahti Science and Business Park Ltd The leading Cleantechtechnology centreof the Nordic countries We speed up Finnish companies to grow and to internationalize. We are developing the Lahti region into

More information

Seminar on Emissions Trade Policy and Practice in Finland and Hungary

Seminar on Emissions Trade Policy and Practice in Finland and Hungary Seminar on Emissions Trade Policy and Practice in Finland and Hungary 27-28th April, 2006 Budapest Place: Collegium Budapest, 1016 Szentháromság u. 2. Mr. Juhani Paajanen Mayor of the City of Vantaa 1

More information

Corporate Governance Statement 2014 QPR Software Plc

Corporate Governance Statement 2014 QPR Software Plc Corporate Governance Statement 2014 QPR Software Plc February 19, 2015 Content: 1 Information on compliance with the Corporate Governance Code... 1 2 Deviation from recommendations... 1 3 Availability

More information

The role of Finnvera in financing exports and internationalisation of Finnish companies. IFCO Brazilian Workshop Pori 26.8.2011

The role of Finnvera in financing exports and internationalisation of Finnish companies. IFCO Brazilian Workshop Pori 26.8.2011 1 The role of Finnvera in financing exports and internationalisation of Finnish companies IFCO Brazilian Workshop Pori 26.8.2011 Erno Ihto, Senior Adviser Financing for Growth and Internationalisation

More information

The continuous success of technology-based clusters outside the world s metropolisregions

The continuous success of technology-based clusters outside the world s metropolisregions The continuous success of technology-based clusters outside the world s metropolisregions Changing Foresight Practices in Regional Development Turku, Finland June 8, 2006 Mr. Jukka Teräs, Norrum Oy Mr.

More information

Internationalization and higher education policy: Recent developments in Finland

Internationalization and higher education policy: Recent developments in Finland Internationalization and higher education policy: Recent developments in Finland Seminar on Cooperation between Russian and Finnish Institutions of Higher Education St Petersburg 5.-7.2.2008. Rector Anneli

More information

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE STATEMENT

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE STATEMENT 2013 F-Secure Corporation CORPORATE GOVERNANCE STATEMENT General principles F-Secure Corporation applies principles of corporate governance and follows high ethical standards in all its operations. F-Secure's

More information

Business Angel Activity in Finland

Business Angel Activity in Finland Business Angel Activity in Finland Tom Lahti Associate Professor Hanken School of Economics, Finland Structure of the presentation» 1. Business Angel activity» 2. Challenges in 2016» 3. Research opportunities

More information

Interim report 29 April 2008 9:00 a.m.

Interim report 29 April 2008 9:00 a.m. Enfo Oyj s interim report 1 January 31 March 2008 The reference figures from 2007 are based on comparable figures extracted from the financial statements of Enfo Oyj (Business ID: 1437714-0) which was

More information

Financing from Finnvera for enterprises in situations of change

Financing from Finnvera for enterprises in situations of change Financing from Finnvera for enterprises in situations of change Financing from Finnvera for enterprises in situations of change Finnvera provides financial solutions for the start-up, growth and internationalisation

More information

VTT as an Innovation Partner. Petri Kalliokoski EVP, Strategy and Business Development

VTT as an Innovation Partner. Petri Kalliokoski EVP, Strategy and Business Development VTT as an Innovation Partner Petri Kalliokoski EVP, Strategy and Business Development 2 Agenda 18.1.2012 9:00 Welcome, VTT as an Innovation Partner/Petri Kalliokoski, Executive Vice President 9:30 Experiences

More information

Developer of Historic Industrial Milieus

Developer of Historic Industrial Milieus LAHTI area Asko area LAHTI Developer of Historic Industrial Milieus Industrial Finland has developed in leaps and bounds towards an information and service society. Industrial restructuring in the past

More information

Sponda Financial Results Q May 2015

Sponda Financial Results Q May 2015 Sponda Financial Results Q1 2015 5 May 2015 Highlights for the period Kari Inkinen Sponda s Q1 2015 in brief Occupancy rate at 86.8% (Q1 2014: 86.2%). Cash flow was strong despite the property divestments.

More information

We re creating something new. The most sought-after office space in the greater Helsinki area

We re creating something new. The most sought-after office space in the greater Helsinki area We re creating something new The most sought-after office space in the greater Helsinki area We invite you to make a successful choice of office space A work environment designed to meet the needs of your

More information

GUNNAR SAVISAAR, NOTARY OF TALLINN MINUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING OF AS PRO KAPITAL GRUPP

GUNNAR SAVISAAR, NOTARY OF TALLINN MINUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING OF AS PRO KAPITAL GRUPP GUNNAR SAVISAAR, NOTARY OF TALLINN NOTARY'S REGISTER OF NOTARIAL DEEDS REGISTRATION NUMBER MINUTES AND RESOLUTIONS OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING OF AS PRO KAPITAL GRUPP Prepared and issued in Tallinn on the

More information

EXCELLENCE AND DYNAMISM. University of Jyväskylä 2017

EXCELLENCE AND DYNAMISM. University of Jyväskylä 2017 EXCELLENCE AND DYNAMISM University of Jyväskylä 2017 Approved at the University Board Meeting of 25 March 2010 FOREWORD The compilation of a University Strategy extending until 2017 could hardly have

More information

SOLTEQ PLC S INTERIM REPORT 1.1.-30.6.2013

SOLTEQ PLC S INTERIM REPORT 1.1.-30.6.2013 Stock Exchange Bulletin 1 (13) SOLTEQ PLC S INTERIM REPORT 1.1.-30.6.2013 Solteq Plc Stock Exchange Bulletin - Solteq Plc s turnover increased 2.2 per cent and totalled 19.7 million euros (19.3 million

More information

If you re looking to grow yourself, grow an idea into a business, grow a start up, are searching for inspiring events or if you re just looking for

If you re looking to grow yourself, grow an idea into a business, grow a start up, are searching for inspiring events or if you re just looking for If you re looking to grow yourself, grow an idea into a business, grow a start up, are searching for inspiring events or if you re just looking for great space to work, meet and think in new ways, we can

More information

Divestment of Anttila Oy to 4K INVEST. Media conference 16 Mar. 2015 President and CEO Mikko Helander

Divestment of Anttila Oy to 4K INVEST. Media conference 16 Mar. 2015 President and CEO Mikko Helander Divestment of Anttila Oy to 4K INVEST Media conference 16 Mar. 2015 President and CEO Mikko Helander Anttila Oy s share capital has been sold to 4K INVEST The transaction includes: 23 Anttila department

More information

First Quarter Financial Results. 7 May 2009 Kari Inkinen, President and CEO Erik Hjelt, CFO Pia Arrhenius, SVP, IR

First Quarter Financial Results. 7 May 2009 Kari Inkinen, President and CEO Erik Hjelt, CFO Pia Arrhenius, SVP, IR First Quarter Financial Results 7 May 2009 Kari Inkinen, President and CEO Erik Hjelt, CFO Pia Arrhenius, SVP, IR Q1 2009 highlights Financial position Market review Operational review Prospects for 2009

More information

TAMPERE LOCAL ACTION PLAN

TAMPERE LOCAL ACTION PLAN TAMPERE LOCAL ACTION PLAN 1. INTRODUCTION The city of Tampere, Finland is a partner in European EUniverCities cooperation network and EUniverCities Urbact project. The EUniverCities network unites 10 medium

More information

Operating in the network: Advantages and disadvantages. 24.11.2010 Leena Silvennoinen

Operating in the network: Advantages and disadvantages. 24.11.2010 Leena Silvennoinen Operating in the network: Advantages and disadvantages 24.11.2010 Leena Silvennoinen Content 1. Where does this speaker come from? 2. Why networking 3. How to 4. Examples Development company of Helsinki

More information

The role of the central bank in the cash cycle

The role of the central bank in the cash cycle The role of the central bank in the cash cycle 27 May 2010 Maintaining the supply of cash in the economy is one of the Bank of Finland s core tasks. Cash (banknotes and coins) has maintained its position

More information

How the regional and national science park concept and strategies have changed and developed in Finland over 22 years

How the regional and national science park concept and strategies have changed and developed in Finland over 22 years How the regional and national science park concept and strategies have changed and developed in Finland over 22 years Changing strategies and their impact on the Finnish innovation sector In our presentation

More information

ASPOCOMP GROUP Oyj STOCK EXCHANGE BULLETIN July 28,2000 14.30PM 1(7)

ASPOCOMP GROUP Oyj STOCK EXCHANGE BULLETIN July 28,2000 14.30PM 1(7) ASPOCOMP GROUP Oyj STOCK EXCHANGE BULLETIN July 28,2000 14.30PM 1(7) ASPOCOMP INTERIM REPORT JANUARY 1 JUNE 30, 2000 Net sales for the first six months of the year increased 25.3 % totalling EUR 122.2

More information

Competition and Co-operation between Finnish and Russian Enterprises Cases of Food and ICT industries. Professor Juha Väätänen

Competition and Co-operation between Finnish and Russian Enterprises Cases of Food and ICT industries. Professor Juha Väätänen Competition and Co-operation between Finnish and Russian Enterprises Cases of Food and ICT industries Professor Juha Väätänen Russia in Flux Research Programme Seminar 16-17.5.2006 Competition and Co-operation

More information

Sponda Financial Results 2015. 4 February 2016

Sponda Financial Results 2015. 4 February 2016 Sponda Financial Results 2015 4 February 2016 1. Highlights for the Period Kari Inkinen 2. Forum Acquisition Pia Arrhenius 3. Business environment and Business Update Kari Inkinen 4. Financials Niklas

More information

Sponda Financial Results Q August 2015

Sponda Financial Results Q August 2015 Sponda Financial Results Q2 2015 4 August 2015 Highlights for the period Kari Inkinen Sponda s Q2 2015 in brief Despite disposals, cash flow is strong. - Key figures have improved q-on-q and annually.

More information

Institutional Mapping of Finland's National System of Innovation. First Step

Institutional Mapping of Finland's National System of Innovation. First Step Institutional Mapping of Finland's National System of Innovation First Step RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARLIAMENT Science and Technology Policy Council COUNCIL OF STATE Ministries Finnish Higher Education

More information

Automatic Call Back Service the right solution for Customer Call Management

Automatic Call Back Service the right solution for Customer Call Management Automatic Call Back Service the right solution for Customer Call Management 25.5.2015 Contents Customer calls the challenge Customer calls the solution What is Automatic Call Back Service? Automatic Call

More information

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland 2010

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland 2010 VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland 2010 02/04/2010 2 GDP share of R&D expenditure in Finland % 3 3.43 3.45 3.48 3.45 3.47 3.72 3.92 2.1 1990 1998 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 Source: Statistics

More information

SUMMARY OF FINNISH HI- TECH CAPITAL RAISING ACTIVITY IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2014

SUMMARY OF FINNISH HI- TECH CAPITAL RAISING ACTIVITY IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2014 SUMMARY OF FINNISH HI- TECH CAPITAL RAISING ACTIVITY IN THE FIRST HALF OF 14 International VC Zone Report: Finnish technology companies announced that they have raised 61. million in venture capital funding

More information

Renewable energy for local communities

Renewable energy for local communities Renewable energy for local communities Karoliina Auvinen, Finnish Local Renewable Association WARES Conference, Oulu, 4.6.2014 Suomen Lähienergialiitto ry. / Finnish Local Renewable Energy Association

More information

GO WEST! OR EAST? - kansainvälistymisen kyselytunti 27.1.2012 Rake-sali, Helsinki

GO WEST! OR EAST? - kansainvälistymisen kyselytunti 27.1.2012 Rake-sali, Helsinki GO WEST! OR EAST? - kansainvälistymisen kyselytunti 27.1.2012 Rake-sali, Helsinki PANELISTIT Arto Tolonen, AudioDraft Oy Alexandra Pasternak-Jackson, The American Chamber of Commerce in Finland Jussi Iipponen,

More information

The future IT capital of Russia

The future IT capital of Russia The future IT capital of Russia City@Innovation Why Republic of Tatarstan? Tatarstan s contribution to the Russian economy 6 place 3 place Industrial production 3,8% Agriculture 4,6% 6 place 6 place 6

More information

Regional innovation hubs and their role to international cooperation

Regional innovation hubs and their role to international cooperation Regional innovation hubs and their role to international cooperation Brazilian delegation 22-26th August 2011 Ministerial Adviser, Dr. Pirjo Kutinlahti Outline Finnish cluster policy approach Centre of

More information

Energy Efficiency Agreement between the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Municipality of (2008 2016)

Energy Efficiency Agreement between the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Municipality of (2008 2016) Dnro 7202/804/2008 Unofficial translation Energy Efficiency Agreement between the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Municipality of (2008 2016) 1 The starting points and grounds for the agreement

More information

Tekes. Success through cooperation. the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation. Promoting Finnish-Indian collaboration

Tekes. Success through cooperation. the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation. Promoting Finnish-Indian collaboration Tekes the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation Success through cooperation Promoting Finnish-Indian collaboration Tallinn 21 September 2011 Auli Pere Chief Adviser Tekes Contents Tekes

More information

Corporate Governance Statement 2014

Corporate Governance Statement 2014 6 Board Members 19 Board Meetings 100% Average Attendance Corporate Governance Statement 2014 26 th March General Meeting 1 more than squares Corporate Governance Statement 2014 Decision-making Bodies

More information

Innovation policy overview. Finland

Innovation policy overview. Finland Innovation policy overview Finland Petri Peltonen Innovation Department Ministry of Employment and the Economy innovation is the means, not the objective knowledge & know-how & creativity innovations productivity

More information

The ore and stone mining industry invest in a growing market.

The ore and stone mining industry invest in a growing market. Joensuu Region Joensuu Regional Development Company JOSEK Ltd The ore and stone mining industry invest in a growing market. www.josek.fi Invest in the growing mining industry Operators in the ore and stone

More information

LAPPEENRANTA AIRPORT LAPPEENRANTA. an ideal Destination

LAPPEENRANTA AIRPORT LAPPEENRANTA. an ideal Destination LAPPEENRANTA an ideal Destination LAPPEENRANTA - GATEWAY TO THE FINNISH LAKE DISTRICT AND ST PETERSBURG, BRINGING 8 MILLION PEOPLE WITHIN REACH Our airport has a runway length of 2,500 metres, a catchment

More information

New experiences in sight - WELCOME TO FINLAND

New experiences in sight - WELCOME TO FINLAND New experiences in sight - WELCOME TO FINLAND New experiences in sight - WELCOME TO FINLAND Finland s largest hotel chain including; Sokos Hotels Radisson Blu Hotels 32 cities 58 hotels SOKOS HOTELS H

More information

Technopolis experiences in the regional competitiveness. Technopolis Plc. Teppo Kettula

Technopolis experiences in the regional competitiveness. Technopolis Plc. Teppo Kettula Technopolis experiences in the regional competitiveness development, cases of Oulu and Airport Vantaa area Technopolis Plc Teppo Kettula TECHNOPOLIS GROUP Oulu region Otaniemi, Espoo Helsinki-Vantaa Biggest

More information

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences - Kyamk. Research, Development and Innovation Activities

Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences - Kyamk. Research, Development and Innovation Activities Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences - Kyamk Research, Development and Innovation Activities Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences - Kyamk A multidisciplinary institute of higher education that

More information

Witty City. A Tekes Smart City Programme 2013-2017 11/2014. Program manager Virpi Mikkonen. Smart procurement program Program manager Sampsa Nissinen

Witty City. A Tekes Smart City Programme 2013-2017 11/2014. Program manager Virpi Mikkonen. Smart procurement program Program manager Sampsa Nissinen Witty City A Tekes Smart City Programme 2013-2017 Program manager Virpi Mikkonen expected project volume 100 M, 50 M from Tekes Smart procurement program Program manager Sampsa Nissinen 11/2014 Tekes growth

More information

Universities of applied sciences

Universities of applied sciences www.studyinfinland.fi Universities of applied sciences Study in Finland 2012 2013 NATURALLY FINLAND Foreword Finnish universities of applied sciences (also known as polytechnics) provide professional higher

More information

Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences Riitta Lehtinen, Director, Division of Industry and Built Environment & Domain Development,

Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences Riitta Lehtinen, Director, Division of Industry and Built Environment & Domain Development, Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences Riitta Lehtinen, Director, Division of Industry and Built Environment & Domain Development, Innovation and Research Helsinki Metropolia University of

More information

A Nordic Story of Youth, Growth and Excellence FACTS ABOUT ESPOO

A Nordic Story of Youth, Growth and Excellence FACTS ABOUT ESPOO A Nordic Story of Youth, Growth and Excellence FACTS ABOUT ESPOO 2 Contents Location Population Economy Innovation Environment City Structure City Development Living Environment Municipal Finances Contacts

More information

Eyal Lifschitz. Founding Managing Partner. eyal@peregrinevc.com

Eyal Lifschitz. Founding Managing Partner. eyal@peregrinevc.com Eyal Lifschitz Founding Managing Partner eyal@peregrinevc.com Israeli Market The Israeli Technology Landscape Israel is Ranked No. 2 in the world in the number of foreign companies listed on the NASDAQ

More information

Lappeenranta. Energy for success

Lappeenranta. Energy for success Energy for success Read more at www.wirma.fi 2 3 the place to go for growth University city world-class research and highly skilled workforce for the benefit of businesses Growing city grow with us Unique

More information

Saimaa University of Applied Sciences

Saimaa University of Applied Sciences Saimaa University of Applied Sciences Saimaa University of Applied Sciences is a HE institution of 3 200 students and 300 faculty and staff members providing Education leading to a higher education degree

More information

Helsinki Business Hub. 23 September 2009, Eero Holstila

Helsinki Business Hub. 23 September 2009, Eero Holstila Helsinki Business Hub 2009 23 September 2009, Eero Holstila testi Strategic location Helsinki Performs 2nd/ 118 European Competitiveness Index 2006-2007 6th/ 131 Global Competitiveness Index 2008-2009

More information

ICT MASTER PROGRAMME for Information Security / Mobile Services

ICT MASTER PROGRAMME for Information Security / Mobile Services ICT MASTER PROGRAMME for Information Security / Mobile Services 14.3.2006 Murmansk Development Manager History and Background Founded 1969 as an independent department, joined Faculty of Science in 1987

More information

Lu.Be.C. Lucca, 21 e 22 ottobre 2010

Lu.Be.C. Lucca, 21 e 22 ottobre 2010 Tekes the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation Tekes Agenzia Finlandesa per la Promozione di Tecnologia ed Innovazione Lu.Be.C. Lucca, 21 e 22 ottobre 2010 1. Facts - and figures 2. Tekes

More information

KYAMK Grow strong. KYAMK. internationally connected reliable partner. kyamk.fi

KYAMK Grow strong. KYAMK. internationally connected reliable partner. kyamk.fi KYAMK internationally connected reliable partner kyamk.fi 1 GROW STRONG. KYAMK IN BRIEF (figures approximate) 4,300 students 1,000 new students each year 330 members of staff, of whom 175 are teachers

More information