Finnish Business Council Singapore: Newsletter

Dear FBC Members and friends,

Here comes FBC's latest news and the event information.

Save the date

April 24: All four Nordic business groups organize a networking evening event "Employment Regulations". Keynote speaker Mr Bob Aubrey, Eurocham HR-committee. The panel discussion on how to solve employment issues and real-life examples. The panel is moderated by Mr RIku Mäkelä and the panellists are Nordic business groups' corporate members with the company of Mr Bob Aubrey.  The event is hosted by Nordea. The invitations are sent out soon. The registration is open here.

Upcoming  events

April 4: ScandBizBar networking night. The event is open for all. More information.

FBC corporate member Aalto event
April 3: Leaders Role in Organizational Transformation. There are a few seats available for FBC members to join a networking event and a panel discussion, organised by Aalto University and Aalto Executive Education Academy on Wednesday 3rd April from 18:00-20:30. During the panel discussion Ingmar Björkman (Dean, Aalto University School of Business), Liisa Taipale (Muutos Consulting),  Päivi Tenhunen (Head of Learning & Development, Asia Pacific, KONE Corporation) and Janne Lautanala (General Manager, Open Innovation, Wärtsilä Singapore) will discuss how to lead a transformation successfully and what kind of talent is needed to execute the required changes in the organization. The event is open for FBC members only. For further information and registration, please contact Minna Hyväri.
FBC Corporate member is hiring
Expat Insurance is hiring. Two vacancies open Private Client Services Advisor and Private Client Sales Advisor. Please, find the job descriptions here. Whether you have any questions about the vacancies, please, contact Ms Niina Tippin.

FBC members are invited
April 23-24: The global forum Blockchain Life 2019 comes to Singapore with its 3d edition. Blockchain Life 2019 is one of the biggest and most important forums on Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Startups and Mining. The forum invites FBC members to join the complimentary event. The FBC seats are limited, please register here. Remember mention FBC.

Past event
March 27:  Safer Smarter Cities. Director of Business Finland Mr Pekka Soini visits in Singapore and the Ambassador Paula Parviainen invited FBC members to join the networking dinner.  Thank you Embassy of Finland for the fascinating event and thank you Nokia for hosting!

Upcoming EuroCham events
April 4: Long term outlook of China Post Sino-US Trade war afternoon event. The Sino-US rivalry is long term and the two great powers have entered the tech battlefront. What are the economic policy implications on China? What are the key risks and opportunities? The impact of this on business planning and investment strategy in 2019 warrants our attention. Register here.

May 3: EuroCham will celebrate the 69th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration of 1950 that led to the creation of the European Union. About 200 guests, including Singaporean government representatives, CEOs and managing directors of major European and Singaporean companies, the diplomatic circle and the media, attend this prestigious luncheon. Register here.

FBC Blog
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.

Not an FBC member yet? Please, become a member.

Furthermore, don’t forget to check out the FBC website. For more information about what is going on with our Nordic 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