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CHECK OUT the mentors ready to help your career path kick off!
Welcome Weeks Event
Talent Factory™ is a forum for bringing together international talent and Finnish employers.
The event accommodates a wide variety of interests while letting the participants, both private and corporate, connect in new ways through mentoring, talent matching and information sessions.
Come and learn how to create your own Career Path, get new understandings, new networks, and have good time!
TO SIGN UP FOLLOW THE LINK IN THE BOX TO THE LEFT.
TIME: 12.00 to 18.00
PLACE: SOKOS Hotel Presidentti, Pressa, Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 4, 00100 Helsinki
THE EVENT IN A NUTSHELL:
- Come and develop your career path!
- Bring your CV and applications if you would like a professional to take a look at them.
- Turn on your charming personality and meet your peers for an informal afternoon in a relaxed atmosphere.
12.00: Doors Open
12.30: Panel discussion – Kansainvälinen osaaja – viimeinen oljenkorsi vai lottovoitto!?
NOTE! The panel will be in Finnish.
Hosted by André Noël Chaker (Veikkaus)
||Risto E.J. Penttilä (Keskuskauppakamari)
||Matti Vanhanen (Perheyritysten liitto)
||Susanne Skippari (KONE)
||Pekka Piispanen (AKAVA)
||Petri Knaapinen (Uudenmaan ELY-keskus)
||Ilkka Paananen (SuperCell)
||Tom Packalén (Kansanedustaja, PS)
13.50: Coffee Break
14.00: General programme starts - ALL IN ENGLISH
14.00 – 18.00: On-spot mentoring
Meet a mentor who have been where you are now, and made it into the Finnish labour market.
14.00 – 18.00: Hotspot mentoring and networking
Introducing the international talent and the local companies. Come and have a chat with some of the local companies. Hear what they are looking for when hiring and let them know your assets.
Amongst the Hotspots you will also find TalentMatch. TalentMatch combines matching in social media and networking events with easy access to add-on services to create a marketplace where internationally qualified, right talent is in the right place, at the right time.
TalentMatch is a social career network provided by Otaniemi Marketing and Technopolis on JobGo.
14.00 – 18.00: CV-clinics and practical help.
Come and meet HR specialists and have them look at your CV and give you good advice on how to make it stand out.
14.30 – 18.00: Info Sessions
14.30 – 15.10: Multicultural Working Environments – by Barry Rogers, Inspire Mankind Ltd15.20 – 16.00: Employment Bureacracy – by Into Finland and Migri - Finnish Immigration Services16.20 – 17.00: Job Hunting in Finland – by Eric Carver, Career Services at the University of Helsinki17.20 – 18.00: Employment rights and Obligations – by Ted Apter, AKAVA
14.00 – 17.20. On-stage
14.00 – 14.20: Welcome by the event host André Noël Chaker, Veikkaus14.50 – 15.00: Chamber of Commerce15.00 – 15.10: Fadbardhe Hetemaj, VMP15.20 – 15.30: Mohamed El-Fatatry, Dixrupt15.40 – 16.20: Company and Talent Pitching17.10 – 17.20: BeGlobal and HERA17.20 – 17.30: Anna Bessonova, Netprofile
16.30 – 17.10: Employer-Talent Speed Networking
The organizers reserve all rigths to make any necessary changes to the programme and other parts of the event.
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