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Webinar 14.4.2020 klo 12.30-16.00

Introduction to EU funding



(Registered participants will be provided with a Webinar link closer to the day)


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Toni Mattila
+358 40 500 9909
toni.mattila (at)


Sustainable Manufacturing Program organizes a Webinar themed Introduction to EU funding. During the afternoon, you will have a chance to deepen your knowledge of the EU-level actions through introductions into relevant funding instruments, partnerships, consortia-building practices as well as inspiring success stories told by Finnish companies that have already taken the leap of faith.

This event is for Finnish companies and organizations.


12:30 Welcoming words
Toni Mattila, Business Finland

12:35 Why European co-operation?
Mervi Karikorpi, Teknologiateollisuus Ry

12:55 Experiences in European Networks and Funding

  • Picosun Oy, Jani Kivioja, Riina Ritasalo
  • Emberion Oy, Tapani Ryhänen
  • Wool2Loop project , Anne Kaiser, Saint-Gobain Finland Oy and Mirja Illikainen, Oulu University

13:50 Break

14:00 Forms of European Collaboration

  • European Partnerships for Indusry, Riikka Virkkunen, VTT
  • Practicalities of Consortium and Proposal Building , Eeva Viinikka

14:40 Select Funding Instruments

  • Heini Günther: EIC Accelerator, Fast Track to Innovation, Green Deal
  • Kari Leino: ECSEL / Key Digital Technologies, Eureka, EuroStars

15:30 Closing remarks
Toni Mattila