StartUp Week Program

Monday 27.11.2017

 

StartUp Weeks program is open for Haaga-Helia students and staff on
Monday 27.11 from 9.30 to 11.30 and on Tuesday 28.11 from 10-12.00

Welcome to enjoy few hours with the most inspiring keynotes on Finnish education and entrepreneurship!

 

09.30 -09.45 Welcoming words

 

Minna Hiillos, Deputy President and the Director of Business Programmes, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

 

9.45 – 10.00 Program of the week

 

Hannele Mennala, Head of StartUp School, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

 

10.00 – 11.30  Insights to Finnish Education and Startup Environment

 

Finnish StartUp and educational scene: Why Finland is no.1 in education and to accelerate your business?
Peter Vesterbacka, co-founder of Lightneer and Rovio

 

What can the world learn from educational change in Finland?
PhD Pasi Sahlberg, author of the book Finnish Lessons 2.0

 

11.30 – 13.00  Press event & Lunch

 

Networking lunch with

Peter Vesterbacka, co-founder of Lightneer and Rovio
PhD Pasi Sahlberg, author of the book Finnish Lessons 2.0
Lauri Tuomi PhD, Program Director, Finnish National Agency for Education
Jatta Jussila-Suokas, Director of Innovation, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
Tuija Pulkkinen, CEO, EduExcellence

 

 

13.00  Learning entrepreneurial competences

 

Entrepreneurship as a core competence in Haaga-Helia
Hannele Mennala, Head of StartUp School, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

Focus on future competences – how to facilitate change and create impact in higher education?
Tuija Pulkkinen, CEO, EduExcellence

 

 

14.30 Coffee & Conclusion about the subjects of the day

 

 

 

Evening – Welcoming dinner

 

 

 

 

Tuesday 28.11.2017

 

8.45 Coffee

 

09.00 – 09.45 Vocational education in Finland

 

Vocational Education with a Finnish Touch – attractive and innovative education
Jari Laukia, PhD, Director of School of Vocational Teacher Education, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

 

10.00-11.30 StartUp Cafe with students

 

 The Times I Royally screwed up –speaker event
Haaga-Helia Entrepreneurship Society

 

 

11.30 – 12.30 Lunch

 

 

12.30-13.45 Innovative and development oriented learning in higher education

 

Changing role of teacher – how to ensure & build an innovative and development oriented learning in future higher education?
Jatta Jussila-Suokas, Director of Innovation, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

StartUp School way of work
Hannele Mennala, Head of StartUp School, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

 

13.45-14.00 Coffee

 

 

14.00-15.30 Demonstrations of StartUp School offering

 

Find your Strengths & Developing an entrepreneurial mindset
Päivi Williams, Service Design Lead of StartUp School, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

Startup as a way of learning
Teemu Ruohonen, Facilitator, Lecturer & Certified Business Coach, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

 

15.30 Discussion: Best practices of entrepreneurial education

 

 

 

 

Wednesday 29.11.2017

 

 

09.00 – 10.30 How does StartUp School help students to develop their businesses?

 

Panel discussion organized by students

 

How the process of developing the business idea can back up the survival of the start-up?
Irma Mäkäräinen-Suni, Senior Lecturer at Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

 

 

10.30 – 11.30 How to impress investors and get money?

 

How to use lean startup to impress investors and get money?
Mats Kyyrö, Head of Discovery Team, OP Lab

 

 

 

11.30-13.00 Lunch & Conclusion of the first three days

 

 

 

13.00-17.00 Visit to Haaga-Helia Porvoo Campus

Possibility to visit Haaga-Helia Porvoo Campus which is the most innovative university campus in Finland

 

 

 

 

Thursday 30.11.2017

 

SLUSH

 

 

 

Friday 01.12.2017

 

SLUSH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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