MAIN PARTNERS

PwC

PwC Finland is a Finnish company, part of the global PwC network, and committed to delivering quality in consulting, deals, tax, legal, audit, and other assurance services.

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 159,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.8 trillion yen (US$40 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2015.

SmartBlock & Cramo

Smartblock Oy is a Finnish growth company. We are experts of modular, mobile space. The Smartblocks are equipped and enhanced with smart technologies and services of our partners. The cubes can be used anywhere you might want to work, collaborate, learn, focus or relax.

Cramo Adapteo makes adding extra space easy – from analyzing your needs and designing a solution to building and dismantling it. Using a range of flexible modular units, our experts ensure the process goes quickly and smoothly.We see modular space as a chance not just to expand, but to create room for great days.

Elisa is a telecommunications, ICT and online service company serving 2.3 million consumer, corporate and public administration organisation customers. Elisa provides environmentally sustainable services for communication and entertainment, and tools for improving operating methods and productivity of organisations. In Finland Elisa is the market leader in mobile subscriptions. Cooperation with Vodafone and Telenor enables globally competitive services. Elisa is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Large Cap with over 200 000 shareholders. Elisa’s revenue in 2015 was 1.57 billion euros and it employed 4,100 people

Accountor Group is a company with over 2300 employees in the Nordic countries, providing the latest and most versatile solutions for all kinds of business. We serve SMEs and accounting firms with financial management solutions, offer CRM, ERP and HRM solutions for medium and large size companies, and provide a professional outsourcing service for financial and payroll administration. We also offer ICT hardware and capacity services. Our strength is combining strong expertise with digital innovations. We do our everything to help your business bloom.


PARTNERS

Helsinki Airport For Smooth Travelling

With more than 17 million passengers a year, Helsinki Airport, operated by Finavia, is the leading long-haul hub in Northern Europe with vast connections to all over the world. Currently, we invest in developing the airport to cater even more passengers and airlines. As our promise is for smooth travelling, we work every day for making your journey better with world-class services, both personally and digitally.

Tekes – the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation

Tekes promotes a broad-based view on innovation: besides funding technological breakthroughs, Tekes emphasises the significance of service-related, design, business, and social innovations. Our main target group is Finnish SME’s seeking to grow into global markets.

Jyväskylä – A SMART AND FRESH CENTRE OF GROWTH

Jyväskylä is one of Finland’s fastest growing business clusters. International growth enterprises, start-ups and new innovation platforms, such as Jyväskylä’s Kangas and Hippos, lay an enduring foundation for flourishing business activity. Business ideas in Jyväskylä are characterised by their freshness, set their sights on growth markets and are founded on innovative service and product concepts, like Nordic Business Forum! Jyväskylä’s colleges and institutions of higher education guarantee that businesses have access to a supply of skilled personnel both now and in the future.

Enter e-estonia and join the Estonian digital society – the most advanced e-society in the world.


CCEA is Finland’s largest company specializing in implementing change and the preferred partner of the large, complex corporations. Our customers know what to change in their business. We know how to make changes happen and stick in order to capitalize the return on change investment. In 2017 CCEA celebrates its 10th anniversary.

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Roschier is a leading Nordic law firm with an international reach. We are continuously involved in the region’s most demanding matters and known for adding value through an innovative and strategic approach. Passion, close client relationships and commitment to quality ensure that our advice goes beyond the obvious and achieves the best possible outcome. When it matters: Roschier.

TALENT VECTIA – Driving Growth

Talent Vectia is driving growth. We build new earnings, accelerate growth and digitalise businesses. Our customers share a desire to grow and make a profit rather than aiming to avoid risk.

We serve our customers on their journey to growth, all the way from the customer experience to management, from growth planning to financing and service productisation. We combine analytical consulting and personal coaching to provide a powerful engine for growth.

MLP Modular Learning Processes is the leading provider and Authorized Partner Wiley brand of EverythingDiSC® and The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team®-based assessments and training in Finland. As trust and accountability lead to better performance, our goal is to develop businesses by improving their team culture & leadership skills. We have Finland’s largest business trainers’ network.

Invest in your future, invest in Aviapolis.

Aviapolis is a rapidly growing area around Helsinki airport. It will become home for more than 22 000 residents by 2020 and give 50 000 jobs in the near future.

We are looking for investors, visionaries for people who want to live well and work in a safe environment, close to the nature but have the world at your doorstep.

Helsinki Airport in Aviapolis is a hub connecting East & West. Why not stay and build your future here?

As a global provider of imaging technologies and services Canon is dedicated to helping people constantly re-imagine what is possible through imaging. From cameras to commercial printers, business consultancy to healthcare technologies, Canon enriches lives and businesses through imaging innovation. Canon Finland is the national sales office for Canon Europe.

Siemens is a global powerhouse focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of systems for power generation and transmission as well as medical diagnosis. In infrastructure and industry solutions the company plays a pioneering role.

Kantar TNS – Moments led growth

We offer the most complete view of consumers and decision makers – the way they live, shop, feel, watch, tweet – in over a hundred countries worldwide.

Our global offer covers the breadth of techniques and technologies, from purchase and media data to predicting long-term trends; from large quantitative studies to qualitative research; from neuroscience to ethnography.

Vattenfall is one of Europe´s biggest retailer and producer of electricity and heat. With over 100 years of experience, Vattenfall offers industry unique experience and advice to its customers. Vattenfall’s purpose is to “Power Climate Smarter Living” which means that we are committed to accelerating and enabling people to live climate smart lives with the goal of reaching fossil-free existence within one generation. Vattenfall’s main markets are Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Germany, Netherlands, and the UK. The Group has approximately 20,000 employees and the parent company, Vattenfall AB, is 100% owned by the Swedish state.

Helsinki is a knowledge hub for people and companies that want to work towards a better world. Helsinki has long invested in education available for everyone. Our schools and society are based on openness, connectivity, equality and the freedom to do and take the initiative. This encourages creative thinking and makes Helsinki an excellent platform for innovation.

TAPAUS is an event agency that serves Finnish clients domestically and around the world. We believe that the key to a successful business is live interaction.

TAPAUS creates a ground – a common space – for you and your target group to meet at.


Helsinki Metropolitan Universities of Applied Sciences – Stronger together

Haaga-Helia, Laurea, and Metropolia have launched new initiatives to deepen their partnership in specific strategic co-operation areas. The universities have began developing measures to promote education export, research and development, student mobility, and innovation and entrepreneurship.
The partnership draws from each institution’s unique educational profile and identity. To this end, the institutions are focusing on a strategic partnership that will benefit both students and employers.

4Business is an AV-integration company that makes exciting and innovative customer encounters possible within a private company and public sector properties in Finland. We emphasize functionality, user-friendly and intelligent design in meeting rooms, showrooms, and visitor centers.

Laatukeskus spares no effort to generate more success stories across Finland. Through our activities and other services, we help enhance the standard of quality in operations and management in Finnish organisations. Our vision is a thriving Finland created by close cooperation with our members and customers. Our network brings together almost 500 affiliated organisations as well as thousands of quality professionals and decision makers throughout Finland.

Mercedes Benz

Mercedes-Benz invented the automobile over 130 years ago, and has always been a leading innovator in the car industry, pushing technologies forward. We believe it is our mission and our duty to shape the future of mobility. Cooperation with Nordic Business Forum is natural for us, as this year’s event themes are in the DNA of Mercedes-Benz: Responsibility, Purpose, and Leadership.

Headstart SAP

Headstart & SAP Your business matters – We care.

Headstart and SAP proudly works together to help companies of all sizes tackle complexity, grow their business. Our customers look to us to help them Run Simple – to seamlessly connect people and technology, real-time. We help them re-imagine business and life to drive meaningful impact globally.
Our trusted advisers enable you to have a 360° view of your business and discuss your digital transformation journey. We are here for you.


 

MEDIA PARTNERS

Business Insider is the world’s largest business publication, specializing in tech, media, finance and other verticals. In 2016, BI launched a Nordic edition to bring the region’s leading ideas, trends, and companies to local and global attention. With its engaging and concise storytelling, Business Insider Nordic is fast becoming a key source of news among the Nordic business community.

Kauppalehti is Finland’s leading business media. It covers news, financial analysis and economic events online, print and with apps.

Dienas Bizness is the leading business newspaper in Latvia, covering both local and international news on business and economics. Dienas Bizness is also Latvia’s leading conference organiser.

RBC (RBC PJSC) is a leading Russian media holding, with leadership positions in news and business media, as well as in domain name registration and hosting. The company’s history counts more than 20 years. RBC employs key media platforms such as the Internet, TV, and press, develops B2B media services, and provides domain registration and hosting services (RU-CENTER Group).