Date(s) - 23/09/2020 - 24/09/2020
11:45 - 18:30
Welcome to join us at Bio Rex Porvoo on 23 – 24 September to follow the inspiring corporate event Nordic Business Forum 2020 as a live stream brought to you by HAAGA-HELIA University of Applied Sciences, LPOnet, Porvoon Energia and Posintra!
The theme of this year’s event is Rethinking Business. As the Nordic Business Forum title says, during these times we need game-changing leadership more than ever – Building Leaders Who Change the World. See the official event page for NBF2020
Nordic Business Forum provides you with all the tools and networks you need to be a part of the change. The year 2020 speaker line-up will once again challenge the ways we think and act. Inspiring speeches will help and shake us to rethink where our businesses are today and to see where the future of work is headed to.
The effects of the current coronavirus pandemic have been taken into consideration. To ensure safe participation, we adhere to the guidelines and references in force. Should there be any changes in the pandemic affecting the implementation of the live-stream event, we will notify about it.
Program of the days:
12.00 Rana el Kaliouby – Perception AI and the Future of Work
12.50 Yuval Noah Harari – Important Skills for the Future of Work
14.00 – 14.45 Break
14.45 Ryan Holiday – Lasting Impact
15.25 Speaker Contest Winner
15.45 Chatri Sityodtong – Lessons From An Extraordinary Asian Unicorn
16.45 – 17.25 Break
17.25 Brian Halligan – A conversation on innovation, customer understanding and culture
18.30 – The event ends
9.00 – 10.00 Morning coffee
10.00 Björn Wahlroos – Ownership the right way – best practices for shareholder engagement & investor stewardship
10.25 Lloyd Blankfein – Ownership the right way – When to go bold and when to hold?
11.20 Rita McGrath – Seeing Around Corners: Taking Advantage of Strategic Inflection Points
12.15 – 13.25 Lunch break
13.25 Erin Meyer – Rethinking leadership and the complexities of cultural differences in a global environment
14.10 Lisa Bodell – Kill The Company: End The Status Quo + Start An Innovation Revolution
15.00 – 16.00 Break
16.00 Indra Nooyi – A Conversation on Transformation and Innovation in a Traditional Enterprise
16.50 Seth Godin – Future of Work – how to lead your people to be more creative and succeed in the future
18.30 – The event ends
Posintra creates growth possibilities for companies, new jobs and wellbeing for Eastern Uusimaa. Posintra creates future and success for its customers. Posintra aims to be the boldest and most influential vitality-builder in the Eastern Uusimaa region.
LPOnet makes Eastern Uusimaa the best place to live and do business in the digital era. Founded in 1931, LPOnet is a modern, customer-owned fibre, telecommunication and IT services cooperative from Eastern Uusimaa investing heavily on regional fibre networks, broadband, internet, TV and IT services as well as on local customer service. The company caters to its customers, both corporate and consumer, locally at its customer service points in Loviisa and Porvoo.
Porvoon Energia Ltd is a pioneer in clean energy production, and we aim to provide the people of Porvoo and the rest of Finland with such energy solutions that enable the reduction of emissions. We strive to be the natural choice; therefore all the electricity we sell is carbon neutral and emission-free, and all the district heating we produce is nearly 100% renewable. We produce and sell EKOenergy certified by the Finnish Association for Nature Conservation, meeting the most stringent international criteria for sustainability. Furthermore, we have already fulfilled the EU requirements for energy production for the year 2050.
Haaga-Helia Porvoo Campus is a modern and innovative learning environment where studying takes place in a close-knit cooperation with working life. The studies include teamwork, international projects, and possibilities for foreign exchange periods or traineeships. About 1,100 Haaga-Helia studies from 50 different countries study at Porvoo Campus. In Porvoo, students can complete the Bachelor of Hospitality Management and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees either in Finnish or in English. Part of the studies are in Swedish as well.