Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

MediSapiens

MediSapiens provides software with tools and visualisations for drug discovery and development that help in designing more effective personalized drugs against life-threatening diseases. We create powerful and intuitive software platforms and customized informatics solutions that provide our customers ranging from scientists to consumers with a...

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02 October

Shaping Finland’s future – a discussion with Minister for Foreign Trade Lenita Toivakka

Practical ways of boosting Finland’s competitiveness to offset the shrinking share from Russia were raised when business leaders met with Minister Foreign Trade Lenita Toivakka. Championing the transatlantic trade partnership, leveraging the startup, education, ICT and life science sectors, were among the talking points at the meeting, hosted by the international...

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11 September

Charles Adams seeks to advance economic ties

Championing the transatlantic trade partnership will be a key priority for America’s ambassador-designate to Finland. International tax and policy lawyer Mr. Charles Adams has been nominated for the posting by U.S. President Barack Obama. TTIP, Russia relations, and the innovation-led economy were among his talking points...

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30 July
US Ambassador

Charles Adams seeks to advance economic ties

Championing the transatlantic trade partnership will be a key priority for America’s ambassador-designate to Finland. International tax and policy lawyer Mr. Charles Adams has been nominated for the posting by U.S. President Barack Obama.   TTIP, Russia relations, and the innovation-led economy were among his talking points...

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30 July
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Summer time growth

Before moving to Finland four years ago, I had lived my whole life in warm sunny California. Well, apart from a few Navy postings to locations in even warmer climates. Now, I appreciate sunshine like never before. Trips to the summer cottage, mökki in Finnish, are a welcome reward...

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23 July

The Guggenheim Helsinki would boost business, investment and economic growth. Despite the benefits the iconic contempory art museum presents, debate about its future continues. Read more about Amcham’s position in the New York Times.  ...

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23 July
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Trail blazing the American Dream

They are fresh, creative, dynamic, and increasing in numbers. They are young companies, aiming for fast development in the world’s largest consumer market, and beyond. Come and meet some of the faces from our Launchpad USA community.   Tomi is a prison guard turned locksmith. Jorma is...

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18 June

Trail blazing the American Dream

They are fresh, creative, dynamic, and increasing in numbers. They are young companies, aiming for fast development in the world’s largest consumer market, and beyond. Come and meet some of the faces from our Launchpad USA community. Tomi is a prison guard turned locksmith. Jorma is an artist...

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18 June

Maarit Rossi is paving the way to success

Launchpad USA helps business break down barriers.  Paths to Math C.E.O. Maarit Rossi tells us what it means to be a part of the community. The U.S. is the biggest consumer market in the world. Could you be doing more business there? What tools do you need? What...

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18 June

Big Apple, Big Business

Our international business hub is expanding in size, and location, with our U.S. office set to open this fall. Before we embark on this new venture, we’d like you to introduce you to the business leader who will be leading Amcham’s operations there. Meet Erika Sauer, our...

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12 June

Masters of Art. Your 90-second video.

  Guggenheim put the city of Bilbao on the world map. How can Helsinki recreate the recipe for success? Read More     The Legal Committee acts as Amcham’s legal advisory board by helping to form processes, rules, and regulations that pertain to policy and works in close cooperation with...

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28 May

Maria Parker: The Legal Eye View

The Legal Committee acts as Amcham’s legal advisory board by helping to form processes, rules, and regulations that pertain to policy and works in close cooperation with the Board of Directors, the Policy Committee, and the Amcham Team. Maria Parker, PwC, gives her first hand view...

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28 May
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The art of doing business

A Guggenheim Museum is the dot on the exclamation mark that Finland needs, according to global branding expert, and Amcham board member, Andreas Rosenlew. The contemporary art museum is likely to solidify Helsinki’s spot on the world map, but realizing the true potential depends on much more...

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28 May

Attitude is the new black

Politicians can boost business simply by talking up existing opportunities in the Nordic market, rather than talking them down. That was a key message of the EU election debate hosted by Amcham Finland, the voice of international business in the Nordics, and telecommunications group DNA. The debate,...

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22 May