14.11.2019 Open seminar: Networking in digitalized era
How to gain new contacts and maintain networks across the border? What are the business communication ethics in Russia and in cross-border cooperation? Has the availability of digital tools changed the cross-border interaction?
The seminar focuses on Finnish-Russian cooperation, especially from the perspective of networks and interaction/communication.
NETWORKING IN DIGITALIZED ERA - Prospects of Finnish-Russian cooperation
14 November 2019, 8:30-16:00
Joensuu Science Park, Temple of Challenge (Länsikatu 15, Joensuu, Building 3A, 4th floor)
8:30 Registration and Coffee9:00 Opening words
Director of training Sanna Iskanius, Aducate, University of Eastern Finland and Project manager Elena Kharcheva, Karelian Education Development Fund9:15 I failed and I learned - Stories from a young Finn working with Russians
Joona Kotilainen, Marketing Agency Tovari Oy11:00 Panel discussion: Networking across the border in digitalized era
Chairperson: Professor Saara Julkunen, Business School, University of Eastern Finland
- Dmitry Kislov, Ex-Deputy Minister for economic development of the Republic of Karelia
- Ekaterina Miettinen, Business Joensuu Ltd
- Sanna Iskanius, Director of training, Aducate, University of Eastern Finland
- Sergey Balandin, General Chair, Fruct Ltd
12:15 Lunchbreak13:15 Business communication ethics in the Russian business culture
Associate professor Olga Sizova, Karelian Branch of the Russian presidental academy of national economy and public administration
14:15 Coffee14:45 Intercultural communication
Michal Frackowiak, Management Institute of Finland MIF Oy15:15 Instruments of cross-border cooperation: experience of the Republic of Karelia
Dmitry Kislov, Ex-Deputy Minister for economic development of the Republic of Karelia
Anyone interested in Finnish-Russian cooperation - warmly welcome!
Language of the seminar is English.
Participation is free of charge. For catering purposes please register.
Seats are limited to 80 people.