International Investors Event, London

 

Date-time to begin:

15.11.2012 07:00

Place:

London

The event was organised in London Chamber of Commerce and Industry on November 15th 2012. Theme of this event were investments made in St. Petersburg via Kotka-Hamina region of Finland.
Programm
15.11.2012
15:0015:10

Opening speech by Mr. Pekka Huhtaniemi, Ambassador of Finland in UK

15:1015:20

Welcome by Yakovenko Alexander, Ambassador of Russian Federation in UK, tbc

15:2015:30

Welcome by Mr. Matthew Lodge, The British Ambassador in Finland

15:3015:40

Welcome by representative of St. Petersburg City Administration

12:00

Part 1 Presentation of investment opportunities of Finland, KotkaHamina region and St. Petersburg

15:4015:50

Finland on the world investment map by representative of Invest in Finland

15:5016:00

Kotka-Hamina Region a gateway to Russia by Mr. Hannu Karavirta, Cursor Oy chief executive

16:0016:15

Create the future: invest in St.Petersburg by representative of St. Petersburg Investment Agency

12:00

Coffee break

12:00

Part 2 Presentation of investment projects

16:3017:00

Overview of SME support programs and infrastructure in St. Petersburg. Opportunities for business cooperation with the following clusters: information-communication technologies and medical equipment by Mr. Maxim Balanev, Executive director - St. Petersburg Foundation for SME Development (Enterprise Europe Network branch in St. Petersburg)

17:00 17:15

Presentation of development corridor Stockholm Turku Helsinki Kotka St. Petersburg and new high- way E-18 by Mr. Henry Lindelf, Mayor of Kotka City

17:1517:30

Elevator pitches of business and investment projects from St. Petersburg and Kotka -Hamina region of Finland Tourism and leisuri - IT and start-ups - Innovations and technologies - Infrastructure and special development - Green energy and energy saving - Logistics and transport

17:3019.00

Finnish-British-Russian reception for networking and informal discussions