Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

Science fiction? No, reality!

Imagine you have cancer. The doctor takes a sample of your cancer cells, walks away from the hospital through a long tunnel, up an elevator and into a room overtaken by a massive robot. This robot, at the Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM), tests hundreds...

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05 March

Sisterhood of the travelling bra

Ladies, we’d like to encourage you to get rid of your bras! Not in the name of feminism but in the name of art. Amcham is teaming up with pharmaceutical giant Roche for the ‘Kanssasi’  (with you) art project and breast cancer awareness campaign. Women around Finland are encouraged to...

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05 March

Rafael Blomstedt a man with a mission

ROI Finland is designed to harness the know-how of the best investment experts around: those who manage current investments in Finland. There are nearly three thousand of them.  They are Country Managers who, on a regular basis, evaluate growth opportunities in the market and make the...

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05 March

Episerver

Episerver connects digital commerce and digital marketing to help organizations create unique digital experiences for their customers, with measurable business results. The Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™ combines content, commerce, multi-channel marketing, and predictive analytics in a single platform to work full-circle for businesses online –...

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14 February

Citycon

Citycon offers in total some 80 retail properties in Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Lithuania and Denmark, where you can find a suitable space for your business....

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14 February

Siemens

Siemens Osakeyhtiö offers a wide range of electrical engineering and electronics related products and services. Its operations can be divided into four divisions: Industry, Energy, Infrastructure & Cities and Healthcare. Siemens Osakeyhtiö has branch offices in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Globally Siemens has 360 000...

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14 February

Bayer’s Rittgen: “Amcham is my network”

Oliver Rittgen, head of Bayer’s Nordic headquarters, had a tough time cracking into Finland’s professional circuit - until he partnered with Amcham Finland.  The Bayer CEO makes the revelation in an in-depth interview with Business news-daily Kauppalehti, in which he discusses business culture and opportunities in Finland. The expat, who...

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17 January

What’s the New North?

You can probably picture what the old north was like. Looking around you in Helsinki, for example, the world looked a whole lot different twenty, ten or even three years ago. Now it is a pleasure to welcome you to build and enjoy the New North! Today...

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10 January

Arctia Shipping

Arctia carries over 100 years of icebreaking and ice management know-how. We own and operate the Finnish icebreaker fleet. Wintertime we make sure that maritime traffic to and from Finnish ports run without delays. Summertime our multipurpose icebreakers are working in the Arctic waters to...

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08 January

JOSEK

The operating principle of the Joensuu Regional Development Company, JOSEK Ltd, is to consolidate and diversify the economic structure, promote the competitiveness, and improve the operating conditions of local business life in an increasingly international environment. JOSEK serves all companies in the Joensuu region, from...

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08 January

Finnair

Finnair is Finland’s national flag carrier serving the Finnish market and multiple destinations in both Europe and Asia, while also specializing in fast connections between the 2 markets via Helsinki. The airline carries more than eight million passengers annually and connects 13 cities in Asia...

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08 January

Elisa

Elisa is a telecommunications , ICT and online service company which has 2.2 million consumers, corporate and public administration organisation customers. Elisa’s services provide consumers with new opportunities for communication, learning and entertainment, and organisations with tools for developing operating methods and improving productivity. As...

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08 January

Sokka irti investoinneista

Suomi pärjäsi tänä vuonna keskimääräistä paremmin ulkomaisten investointien kotiuttamisessa Enkä puhu vain pelialan superkaupoista, vaan kaikista suorista ulkomaalaisista sijoituksista. Puhun esimerkiksi datakeskuksista, yrityskaupoista, lääketieteellisestä tutkimuksesta, lentokoneiden huollosta. Puhun yritysten välisistä palveluista ja tuotteista, jotka eivät herätä suuria intohimoja mutta jotka luovat taloudellista vakautta ja työpaikkoja. Helsinki on...

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20 December

Cool down with Youtube

Thanks to freezing Baltic Sea water you are able to watch an endless stream of YouTube videos.  It’s as simple as that!  When things are done in a clever way and you keep the environment in mind. Understanding the benefits of cold seawater brought Google's, Anni...

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13 December

The New North

This week, Finland is celebrating its 96th anniversary. The journey has been long: from a Russian grand duchy to the best country in the world (ranked by Newsweek 2010), and now into the center of an exciting emerging regional market in all directions. In this video compilation,...

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28 November