Finnish Business Council Singapore

Dear FBC Members and friends,

Here comes FBC's latest news and the event information.
  FBC Blog
FBC Board member Corrado Lillelund Forcallati's latest post "Ready for ad-Ventures?".  Read the post.
FBC Corporate member GAC has signed a partnership with Lagardère Travel Retail. Read the press release here.
Kindly note that all FBC members have an opportunity to share the latest news, press releases, success stories on the FBC Blog. Please, contact Minna Hyväri.
Upcoming FBC event February 28: Healthcare and Wellbeing at work. FirstBeat representative Actxa will share with us how to prevent stress and keep work & private life in balance. Joel Chin will tell how to empower personal health data using blockchain. Keynote by Actxa CEO Lim Chun Hong. We will hear panellists to tell about how to use personal health data on your daily life and prevent health problems. Lucky draw by Actxa. Come and  win FirstBeat Lifestyle Assessment!

Upcoming Nordic events February 19: FBC's sister chamber DABS organizes "Danfoss Company Presentation" evening event. Danfoss engineer tomorrow and build a better future with energy efficient technologies for various industries and indoor climate installations. Its foundation is its 27,700 people and experts. Register here.
February 19: FBC's siter chamber NBAS organizes "INTERPOL and the Emergence of Global Policing" luncheon. INTERPOL’s Innovation Centre in Singapore brings together experts from a wide range of public, private and academic backgrounds to research, develop and implement contemporary solutions to challenges in policing. Regsiter here.February 22: FBC's sister chamber SwedCham organizes "B2B e-Commerce" breakfast seminar. Digital economies in South East Asia are set to grow more than tenfold the coming six years and companies need localized strategies to avoid pitfalls that made some companies grow significantly slower than their peers. Register here.

FBC member Innovation House Finland in Singapore launch March 8: Innovation House Finland in Singapore organizes its business opening in the evening. All FBC members are welcome to the launch! Please, register and more information by email. Read more on Innovation House Finland in Singapore.

Past FBC event Challenges on Market Entry was held on January 29. Keynote speaker Mr Matti Junila on video available now. It has been downloaded here. Kindly note that the video is available only for FBC members.
 FBC AGM 2019 - looking for candidates
What kind of FBC you would like to have? Would you like to be next FBC board member? Come and take an action! Still, time to Inform yourself to Minna Hyväri. FBC will invite all candidates to discuss with the current FBC board members on February 19, 2019, at 7 pm.
Finnish Business Council's Annual General Meeting is held on March 19.  All FBC corporate members are eligible to vote. The invitations will be sent out to the FBC main contacts informed. Please, ensure that FBC has correct contact information.  FBC Membership 2019
We had the eventful year 2018 and we will definitely continue on the same path in the year 2019. The renewals have been sent if you haven't got yours, please inform FBC.
The FBC Membership fees remain the same:
Corporate A, 5 or more employees in Singapore, 700 SGD
Corporate B, 1-4 employees in Singapore, 350 SGD
Individual membership 175 SGD
Not a member yet? Please, become a member.

FBC partnership
Would you like to be a partner for the FBC year 2019? For this year we have partnered with Finnair and KONE (Silver Partner) and Nordea. Do you have ideas for partnering with FBC community? Please, contact Minna Hyväri whether you would be interested in any form of partnership. FBC partnership packages are Gold, Silver, Platinum and specific event support.
Furthermore, don’t forget to check out the FBC website. For more information about what is going on with our Scandinavian sister associations, please check out the Event pages for Norwegian Business AssociationSwedish Chamber of Commerce and Danish Business Association in Singapore. If you would like to know about  EuroCham events, check the EuroCham Events page.

Have a great weekend ahead!

Best regards,
Minna Hyväri
General Manager
+65 9006 5276