Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

Silverskin Information Security

Silverskin is a small company providing consultation, audit and assessment services with global coverage. We maintain the highest number of information security industry certifications in Finland. We meet the highest level requirements of both European Union and U.S. Department of Defense Directive (DoDD 8570)...

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02 August

Catch all US investment professionals at once

If you have your eyes on the American market but don’t know where to start, this could be something for you. The US Department of Commerce is organizing a big get-together where it’s hoping to match investment pros from all across the country and, well,...

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26 July

Helsinki Uusimaa Region

Uusimaa Regional Council is a joint regional authority for Helsinki-Uusimaa Region. It operates according to the principles of local self-government. Therefore its members are the municipalities in the region, from which it receives its funding. Like all 18 regional councils in Finland, it is mandated...

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04 July

6 ways to make networking work for you!

Networking is like a pill. We might or might not like it but most times have to take it. Learning how to deal with it will just make it easier and gradually more pleasurable when the after effects are experienced. With these six tips you can...

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02 July

Find a Haven from Cyber War

There is no point in denying it: we live in two realities, the physical and virtual. The virtual world and the physical world are so intertwined that often we do not even notice when we move from one reality to another. Last February 13 companies and governments...

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19 June

Give us jobs. Oh, you will! Great.

What’s in the TTIP for you, me, and the rest of us? “The transatlantic economy is all about jobs,” says Joseph Quinlan. As Wall Street’s top economist on transatlantic trade, he should know what he’s talking about. When it comes to hiring workers overseas, the conventional wisdom is...

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14 June

Invest in Lapland

Invest in Lapland is promoting foreign investments into Lapland. We assist international companies in finding business opportunities in Lapland and provide all the relevant information and guidance required to establish a business in Finland and in Lapland. In most cases, the location of a business...

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13 June

Mawson

Mawson Resources Ltd is a resource acquisition and development company with precious and base metal interests in Finland and Sweden. The Company’s flagship property is the Rompas-Rajapalot gold project in Finland. Maiden drill hole results from Rompas released in May 2012 comprised 6 metres at...

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13 June

What the media didn’t tell you

Following the news this week, you’d think China and the United States run the world economy. They don’t. With the TTIP in the works, it’s good to have your facts straight. No other commercial artery in the world is as integrated and fused together as the...

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13 June

Can the planet handle the TTIP?

The European Union and the United States want an economic partnership that is larger and goes deeper than anything the world has yet seen. They call it the TTIP. The countdown to the talks has begun. Economic growth is one of TTIP’s main propositions, but what...

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12 June

What you should know about the TTIP

Seven ways TTIP will boost Russia The European Union and the United States want an economic partnership that is larger and goes deeper than anything the world has yet seen. They call it the TTIP. The countdown to the talks has begun. What about the 800-mile border...

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11 June

The Nokia effect – and Helsinki is booming

Smart workforce is pushing the Finnish capital up the inward-investment charts. Companies take advantage of the knowledge, location, and buzzing start-up scene. Availability of highly-skilled knowledge-driven workforce has made Helsinki the hottest destination for foreign direct investments in Europe. In 2012, green-field investments grew by 13...

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06 June

Efecte

The software company Efecte develops IT service management solutions, a user-friendly self-service channel designed to facilitate more efficient business processes and service production as well as RM5 IdM software for identity and access governance. We offer IT service management and RM5 IdM software and also...

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28 May

PEMAMEK

PEMA welding automation is designed by the world’s leading specialist in designing and manufacturing welding automation systems – PEMAMEK LTD. PEMA welding solutions are designed and tailor-made to improve customer competitiveness and productivity. Pemamek uses and produces hi-tech: utilising the best available robot and automation...

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28 May

Ring the NASDAQ bell in NYC

Has your company set its eyes on the US market?  Great. Join the club. AmCham invites the next generation of world-class companies to command the stage for the NASDAQ bell-ringing ceremony in New York City. If you want to be one of the twenty companies making...

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07 May

Getting personal, getting direct!

If you thought direct selling is an outdated method of reaching out to customers, think again! Amway has quietly proven that ‘being direct’ still works and have moved their brand right ahead. What has worked for Amway better in recent years than before? What makes...

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24 April

Big Night – Four Awards!

ManpowerGroup is the Member of the Year 2013. It becomes the eighth company to win the recognition in what constitutes the longest tradition in the (brief) history of AmCham Finland.   ‘Don’t miss May 14 Talent Talks® recruitment and matchmaking event’ The Member of the Year 2013 was...

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23 April

Trend alert: Honesty & Friendship

Diane Martin replied late at night via email. She is in Lapland collecting “material.” The new professor for Sustainable Marketing is set to bring her discipline to the 21st century. Key concepts: honesty and friendship.   'Is your business green enough? Do the health check!' Aalto University in...

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19 April

CGI

Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. With approximately 71,000 members located in offices and global delivery centers in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, CGI offers a comprehensive portfolio of...

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17 April