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Invitation: Women in Tech Forum 2019 pe 11.10. (livestream))

Posted on 2019-10-07 15:48:43 EEST.

The Women in Tech Forum (WIT2019) is arranged in Helsinki on Friday 11th of October and it will be LIVE streamed at the University of Vaasa campus! Everybody is warmly welcome to enjoy this free and inspiring event!


  • Come and start your Friday morning with joint breakfast, network with Women in Tech (WiT) in the Vaasa area, listen to inspiring WiT career stories
  • Students can discuss with recruiters from ABB and Wärtsilä about work possibilities
  • The event takes place the whole day and you can join whenever suitable for you

The theme of WIT2019 is Impact your Future.

Here is the website from where you can get more information about the program in Vaasa and sign up (morning, afternoon or both):


Friday 11th: 8:30 AM - 5.10 PM
@University of Vaasa, Fabriikki building, 3:rd floor - F362A

The program is:

8:30 Breakfast and Welcome
University of Vaasa: Heidi Kuusniemi, Harry Linnarinne, Suvi Karirinne, Maarit Välisuo

9:00 LIVE streaming with keynotes:

  • Charity Wanjiku, C.O.O, STRAUSS ENERGY LTD.
  • Laura Tirkkonen-Rajasalo, CCO, Co-founder Sulapac

10:20-11:05 Career stories from Vaasa WiT; Annika Hanstén, Wärtsilä Finland and Heli Ojalammi, ABB

11:05-12:05 LIVE streaming: Siemens - Digitaaliset kiinteistöt energiamurroksessa – visiosta tekoihin (IN FINNISH)

12:05-12:45 lunch break (own cost)

12:45-13:20 FITech ICT Vaasa information (Maarit Välisuo) and Networking

13:20-14:20 LIVE streaming: IBM - Creating sustainable change with AI – at scale

14:20-14:50 Afternoon coffee, ABB, Wärtsilä and FITech ICT on site, networking

14:50-16:05 LIVE streaming: ABB: How to build and international career in a global conglomerate

16:05-17:05 LIVE streaming: Timo Pesonen, Director-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs European commission and Keynote:

  • Marissa Mayer, Cofounder, Lumi Labs and Former CEO & President, Yahoo

FITech ICT Vaasa, University of Vaasa´s School of Technology and Innovations and the research platforms Digital Economy, VEBIC, InnoLab, as well as Wärtsilä and ABB are inviting you to this English speaking event!