Wednesday September 15, 2021, 08:30 – 12:00. Free of charge event, registration required
Location: Science Park, Länsikatu 15, Joensuu, meeting room FORUM first floor in building 4B.

Why to join? In this event experts from Canada Embassy to Finland will present how the business environment is changing and what kind of new business opportunities are opening in post COVID era. Also significant stimulus packages are creating new opportunities. Business Opportunities in Western Canada will be presented by Trade Commissioner Clinton Martin. The keynote speaker is the honorable Ambassador of Canada to Finland Jason Tolland.

 

AGENDA 

8:30                   Registration, coffee and snacks

9:00                   Opening words: Harri Palviainen, CEO, Business Joensuu

9:05                  Opening words on the current business environment in Canada.
                          The honorable Ambassador of Canada to Finland Jason Tolland

9:35                   Hot topics and collaboration opportunities in Joensuu region.
                           Harri Palviainen, CEO, Business Joensuu

9:50                   How to do business in Canada in post COVID era. Case example Western Canada.
                           Clinton Martin, Senior Trade Commissioner, Embassy of Canada to Finland

10:20                 Panel discussion to dig the topic deeper,
                            questions from the audience and answers by the panelists

            • Clinton Martin, Senior Trade Commissioner, Embassy of Canada to Finland
            • Seppo Vihersaari, Trade Commissioner, Embassy of Canada to Finland
            • Harri Palviainen, CEO, Business Joensuu

10:45                 Closing words

11:00                 Discussion and lunch in Forum

 

Moderator
Seppo Tossavainen, Business Specialist
Internationalization Services, Business Joensuu

Welcome to the event!

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More info:
Seppo Tossavainen
+358 40 343 3377
seppo.tossavainen@businessjoensuu.fi