14.11. Open seminar: Networking in digitalized era - Prospects of Finnish-Russian cooperation, Joensuu

Time: 14 November 2019, 8:30–16:00

Venue: Joensuu Science Park, room Temple of Challenge, address:  Länsikatu 15, building 4A, 4th floor

Anyone interested in Finnish-Russian cooperation - warmly welcome!

Language of the seminar is English. Seats are limited to 80 people.

Participation is free of charge. For catering purposes please register by 6 November.
Link to registration on the event pages https://www.uef.fi/fi/web/aducate/-/networking-in-digitalized-era



8:30 Registration and Coffee

9:00 Opening words

Director of training Sanna Iskanius, Aducate, University of Eastern Finland and Project manager Elena Kharcheva, Karelian Education Development Fund

9:15 I failed and I learned - Stories from a young Finn working with Russians

Joona Kotilainen, Marketing Agency Tovari Oy

11:00 Panel discussion: Networking across the border in digitalized era

Chairperson: Professor Saara Julkunen, Business School, University of Eastern Finland

12:15 Lunchbreak

13:15 Business communication ethics in the Russian business culture

Associate professor Olga Sizova, Karelian Branch of the Russian presidental academy of national economy and public administration

14:15 Coffee

14:45 Intercultural communication

Michal Frackowiak, Management Institute of Finland MIF Oy

15:15 Instruments of cross-border cooperation: experience of the Republic of Karelia

Dmitry Kislov, Ex-Deputy Minister for economic development of the Republic of Karelia

15:45 Conclusions


More information: Project Coordinator Sonja Kortelainen, sonja.kortelainen@uef.fi, 050 433 9254.