ICTexpo Helsinki 2014 offers for the fith time two effective days full of innovations, inspiration and information. The biggest professional IT-show in the Nordics with large scale of solutions to help you to take your business to the next level.
This is the place to get comprehensive overwiew over the trends, find new ideas, meet suppliers and providers face to face, network with other professionals and learn about new concepts effectively.
Esimies & Henkilöstö 2014 organised in the next hall for the Managers and HR-personnel brings synergy benefits by offering also a wide seminar program and large amount of exhibiting companies. Both shows and all learnShop™ -seminars of all stages are free for visitors!
Jonas Kjellberg, one of the creators of SKYPE, is a much appreciated lecturer at Stanford University and Stockholm School of Economics where he lectures on entrepreneurship and how to create a winning sales culture. He is also one of the authors of two books, "Gear up" and "Business creation", written together with Harvard and Stanford professors. Jonas has a MBA from Uppsala University and an engineering degree from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.
Mikko Hyppönen is the Chief Research Officer for F-Secure. He has done research on thousands of virus cases during the last 20 years. Hyppönen has written for numerous international publications such as Scientific American, Wired, The New York Times and CNN.com. In 2013 Reader's Digest rated Hyppönen as one of the 8 European prominent figures along with Felix Baumgartner and Adele.
Stefan Hyttfors is one of Swedens most popular lecturers in the areas of futurology, business development and innovation. His ability to paint images of the future by describing societal- and behavioral changes rather than technology, and by pointing out disruptive examples from different industries, will help you understand new threats and opportunities as well as the increasing need for constant change.
Stefan Hyttfors has a background as photographer, journalist, public relations consultant and entrepreneur. He is the founder of Digital PR consultancy Wenderfalck which has won numerous awards for creativity and customer satisfaction.
Marco Mäkinen, Vice President, Strategy & Consulting, TBWA Helsinki
Marco Mäkinen on brändi- ja markkinointistrategi, jonka intohimona on suomalaisten yritysten vahvistaminen kansainvälisessä kilpailussa. Mäkinen on Suomen johtavan markkinointitoimiston TBWA Helsingin strategisesta konsultoinnista vastaava johtaja. Hän on kirjoittanut teoksen Nokia Saga ja yhdessä Tuomas ja Anja Kahrin kanssa Brändi kulmahuoneeseen.
Michael Nir - President of Sapir Consulting - (M.Sc. Engineering) has been providing operational, organizational and management consulting and training for over 15 years. He is passionate about Gestalt theory and practice, which complements his engineering background and contributes to his understanding of individual and team dynamics in business. Michael authored 8 Bestsellers in the fields of Influencing, Agile, Teams, Leadership and others.
Michael's experience includes significant expertise in the telecoms, hi-tech, software development, R&D environments and petrochemical & infrastructure industries. He develops creative and innovative solutions in project and product management, process improvement, leadership, and team building programs.
Tomi Pienimäki is the CEO of Jolla, the smartphone technology company. Prior to joining Jolla in May 2013, Tomi worked at Itella, one of the largest logistics operators in the Nordic countries. He started in 2005 as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and in 2008 became the Chief Information Officer (CIO). At Itella, Tomi gained extensive experience in business management and managing large technology organizations, technology strategy and development projects. In 2001–2005 Tomi worked as an IT Director at Hackman Metos, a leading provider of professional kitchens. In 1999 he held an IT management position at John Crane Ltd., a global market leader in mechanical seals, based in the UK. In 1996–1999 he worked as an IT Manager for Safematic Oy, a Finnish manufacturing company and as a lecturer and Assistant Professor at the University of Jyväskylä.