Åbodagen

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CleanTurku

HealthTurku

Museum Turku

Film City Turku

SHIFT

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Stockholm - 25 September 2018  |  Fotografiska, Stadsgårdshamnen 22

On 25 Sep, the City of Turku brings to Stockholm an exclusive programme featuring company directors, researchers, and cultural influencers from both Stockholm and Turku. The event will host Turku speakers such as Mats Eriksson, President at Sandvik Load and Haul; Anna Godenhjelm, Managing Director at PerkinElmer Wallac Oy; and Mikko Kodisoja, founder of Supercell.

The programme also includes two Round Table Discussions under the themes of Cleantech (CleanTurku) and Healthtech (HealthTurku). CleanTurku covers the construction of a shared innovation ecosystem for circular bioeconomy, and HealthTurku is all about shared innovations in biosciences with modern research infrastructures. Among the speakers of the Round Table Discussions and the afternoon programme are Mikko Hupa, Rector at Åbo Akademi University; Juhani Knuuti, Professor and Director at Turku PET Centre; Marketta Häkkänen, Head of Clinical and Pharmaceutical Development at Bayer Finland; and many more.

In 2029 Turku turns 800 years, and the anniversary plans include realization of a large new museum of history in Turku. Panel discussion addresses current topic of what the museums in the future should be. The panel will be attended by i.e. Daniel Wetterskog, Museum Director at the Swedish Museum of Performing Arts; Berndt Arell, Exhibition Producer at Fotografiska International; and Kai Kartio, Museum Director at Amos Rex in Helsinki.

Furthermore, the programme will include two modules of tourism and culture, more details can be found in the full programme. Åbodagen is promising to be a day of high-standard discussions and meetings.

PROGRAMME

FOTOGRAFISKA, CONFERENCE ROOM F1

Coffee and breakfast available from 10am

10:30    Welcome words by mayor Minna Arve, City of Turku 

CleanTurku

Moderator: Jyri Arponen, Sitra

11:00-11:15   Professor Mikko Hupa, Rector, Åbo Akademi: Innovation and research in Turku
11:15-11:30   Professor Kent Eriksson, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan: ’The Sea’ – an innovative collaboration between Sweden and Åbo
11:30-11:45   Lari Vähäsalo, R&D Manager, CH Bioforce (Turku): Academic startup in bioeconomy
11:45-12:00   Mats Eriksson, President, Load and Haul, Sandvik: Company point of view
12:00-12:10   Jyri Arponen, Senior Lead, Business Development, The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra: Introduction to the panel discussion
12:10-12:45   Panel discussion: Cities as interesting platforms for green investments and sustainable solutions

Panel participants that will open up a discussion with the audience: Mikko Hupa, Kent Eriksson, Lari Vähäsalo, Mats Eriksson and D.Sc. Linda Fröberg-Niemi, Head of CleanTurku, Turku Science Park Ltd

Lunch available

HealthTurku

Moderator: Anna Sorainen

13:00-13:10   Kalervo Väänänen, Rector, Turku University: Innovation and research in Turku related to bio- and medical sciences
13:10-13:30   Carl Johan Sundberg, Head of Unit for Bioentrepreneurship, Karolinska Institutet: Innovation, entrepreneurship and management at Karolinska Institutet related to the life science industry and health care
13:30-13:50   Marketta Häkkänen, Bayer Nordic: Healing and feeding through partnership
13:50-14:10   Juhani Knuuti, PET centre: Healthy Lifespan 
14:10-14:30   Anna Godenhjelm, VD, Wallac Oy, PerkinElmer: Commentary speech
14:30-14:45   Discussion with the audience

Museum Turku

Moderator: Ted Hesselbom, Sigtuna museum

15:00-17:30   Panel: Museer i framtiden
Välkommen - moderator Ted Hesselbom, museichef, Sigtuna museum
Inledning - Erika Charbonnel, direktör, Kairos Futures

Panelister:

  • Daniel Wetterskog, museichef, Scenkonstmuseet
  • Erika Charbonnel, direktör, Kairos Futures
  • Berndt Arell, utställningsproducent, Fotografiska International
  • Kai Kartio, museichef, Amos Rex
  • Maria Jansén, överintendent, Statens historiska museer

Kommentar: Johannes Edberg, creative director, Spree            

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FOTOGRAFISKA, 3RD FLOOR, ROOM NICK

Film City Turku

Coordinator: Teija Raninen

11:00-11:15   Teija Raninen, Film Commissioner, WFFC: Finland’s Production Incentive: The 25% Cash Rebate
11:15-11:30   Jesse Fryckman, Producer, Bronson Club: A Finnish producer’s experience of realizing a production in West Finland
11:30-11:45   Jupe Louhelainen, Director/Producer, Twisted Films: Servicing international productions in Turku
11:45-12:00   Caroline Ortmark, CEO & Founder, and Olle Ljungman, Producer/Partner, The Line: The Line Finland: A Swedish company’s expansion to Turku as a production service provider
12:00-12:15   Samuli Vauramo, Actor, Ratamo: International scalability of Finnish actors
12:15-12:30   Mia Uddgren, Film Commissioner, Film Capital Stockholm: News about co-operation between Turku and Stockholm
12:30-13:00   Networking       

Also present:                 
Laura Birn, Actress, Actors in Scandinavia, and Laura Munsterhjelm, Agent, Actors in Scandinavia                
Annamari Rytkönen, Supervisor, Wardrobe Services, West Finland Film Commission                   

SHIFT

Coordinator: Mari Männistö
Around the world, Nordics are well known for equality, social justice and stability. In foreign policy, we, as normative powers, are bigger than our muscles. But does the behaviour of our companies reflect our values? AI and algorithms have the potential to widen inequality and cause unintended consequences. Come and hear what is the state of Nordic AI in terms of social responsibility from top AI-companies and thinkers from Finland and Sweden. 

13:00-13:15   Welcoming words & presenting the AI scene in Turku    
13:15-13:45   Hottest startup demos on stage: Valohai, Silo.Ai    
13:45-14:30   Panel discussion: Nordic AI – Ambassadors of AI ethics?       

Moderator: Elia Elenius, SHIFT    

Panelists:         

  • Mathias Sundin, Co-Founder Warp Institut, Member of Parliament (Liberalerna)  
  • Joanna Purosto, CMO, Valohai  
  • Jacob Dexe, Researcher, RISE - Research institutes of Sweden         

14:45-15:00   SHIFT - The State of AI ethics & SHIFT 2019 speaker revelation

Made in Turku – Keys to success   

From 5pm

Moderator: Mikko Kodisoja, Supercell           

Panelists:                

  • Päivi Rytsä, CEO, Logomo                     
  • Kim Lindholm, CEO, kindergarten Kukonharjan päiväkoti         
  • Hans Ekholm, Franchise Expert, Investor

Presentations of Turku Philharmonic, Åbo Svenska Teater, Turku City Theater, Turku Music Festival.

Presentation of NCDP (Nordic Center for Digital Presence), Ann-Cathrine Fröjdö, Project Manager, Riksteatern.               

Registration

Attendance for the event requires registration.

Register here
 

Speakers and introductions

CleanTurku

HealthTurku

Museum Turku

Film City Turku

SHIFT

#ÅbodagenSthlm