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What's up Australia - Business Seminar and Art Exhibition



10th OCTOBER 2018

16.00-19.00 p.m.

Joint event with the League of Finnish-Australian Societies and the

Finland Australia Business Council (FABC)

hosted by the Finnish-Australian Parliamentary Friendship Group


15.30 Coffee and Light refreshments

16.00 Opening remarks and speech

Ms Lenita Toivakka, MP, Chair of the Finnish Australian parliamentary Friendship group

Dr. Riku Laanti, Managing Director, RLC International Management Oy, Chair on Board Finland

Australia Business Council

Ms. Liisa Kiianlinna, Mag.Iur., Master of Laws, League of Finnish Australian Societies

16.45 What’s up, Australia?

Keynote speaker: H.E. Mr Jonathan Kenna, Ambassador of Australia to Finland

Update: Mr. Antti Niemelä, Editor-in-Chief/ Kauppapolitiikka, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Case study: Ms. Tytti Sirola, Co-founder, Managing Director: Bluet Floating Solutions in Australia

17.30 Coffee

17.40 Panel Discussion, Q & A

18.45 Reception on the 7th floor of Annex Building

Networking drinks, wines sponsored by Pernod Ricard

Venue: Chamber of the Grand Committee, the Annex Building of the Finnish parliament,

Arkadiankatu 3 (eduskunnan Suuren valiokunnan istuntosali).

An exhibition of beautiful and colourful Australian Indigenous Art will be on display and

for sale during the event (prices between 95€ - 255€).


Please register by the 3th of October 2018 by e-mail:

Paula Vasama, Executive Director, League of Finnish-Australian Societies

Phone: 045 2330 996