Seminar: The development of European markets through Finland


Date-time to begin:

10.12.2014 14:00


St. Petersburg Hotel Sokos Palace Bridge, VO Exchange Lane 2-4

December 10 in St. Petersburg hosted a seminar on "Development of European markets through Finland", organized by the BRIDGE project ( and a program to support the release hi-tech companies in the European markets Finlanding ( During the seminar, experts from leading Finnish and Russian companies interested in internationalization presented Russian companies a variety of business opportunities in Finland.


Coffee / tea and registration of participants

11.30 - 11.40

Welcome address on behalf of the Consulate General of Finland in St. Petersburg
Martta Halonen / Consul, Trade and Economic Affairs Consulate General of Finland in St. Petersburg

11.40 - 12.10

Finland - neighboring countries with stable conditions - your way to European markets
Hanna Lankinen / Invest in Finland

12.10 – 12.40

As the Finnish support system for start-ups will help you stir up world markets?
Jan-Erik Nyrvaara / Helsinki Ventures

12.40 – 13.10

Funding for the best ideas and designs for international companies
Pauli Noronen / Tekes

13.10 – 13.40

Development of new horizons - Company-finalists Finlanding about their experiences
Nadezhda Trofimzhuk / AK-Service Ltd и другие компании

13.40 - 14.30

Lunch in Sokos Hotel/p>

14.30 - 15.15

Protecting your inventions abroad - from an international patent application to national phase
Erik Goussev / Papula&Nevinpat

15.15 - 15.45

Deofshorization: regulation and forecasts
Andrei Gusev / Managing Partner Russia Attorneys at Law Borenius Russia

15.45 -16.15

Questions and answers
Tekes, Finnvera, Papula&Nevinpat, Borenius, Ingria, Helsinki, Tampere, Lahti, Kotka