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Helsinki 5.3.2020 at 12.30-16.00

Sustainable Manufacturing Finland Launch

Hotel Scandic Park
Mannerheimintie 46, Helsinki

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

Welcome to learn about the new Business Finland program Sustainable Manufacturing Finland that aims at the renewal of the manufacturing industry and increase the competitiveness. You will also learn about Finland fit for Digital Strategy which the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is preparing. 

At the event you will hear about some of the related successful business cases and you can network with new partners.


Moderator: Kaisa Hernberg, Director, Cleantech Programs, Business Finland

12.30 Registration and coffee

13.00  Welcoming words, Nina Kopola, Director General, Business Finland

13.15 How does the future of the Manufacturing Industry look like? Matti Mannonen, Executive director, Innovation and Economic Policy, Technology Finland

13.30 Making Finland fit for Digital, Ilona Lundstöm, Director-General, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

13.45 Business Finland Sustainable Manufacturing Program, Toni Mattila, Program Manager

14.00 Companies on the floor:

  • Data management as a part of semiconductor productionprocess development, Atte Haapalinna, CTO, Okmetic Oy
  • Digital platforms in manufacturing industry, Jyrki Keskinen, Director of Sustainable Energy Solution, Wapice Oy
  • Sustainable manufacturing - current developments and future opportunities, Harri Nieminen, Head of Research & Innovation, Fastems Oy 

14.30 Break

14.45 EU Funding for the Manufacturing Industry, Elina Holmberg, Senior Director, Business Finland

14.55 Growth from international talents, Ulla Hiekkanen-Mäkelä, Development Manager, Business Finland

15.05 Panel: How to respond to the challenges of the manufacturing industry
Matti Mannonen, Toni Mattila, Harri Nieminen, moderator Kaisa Hernberg

15.30 Networking and coctails

16.30 Event ends