EVENTS

Stories of Entrepreneurs: How to build a resilient team?

November 17, 2022

⏰ When? 17th of November from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Uusimaa region.

What you can expect to hear:

💡What are the pillars of a resilient team.

💡How to build a resilient team.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Stories of Entrepreneurs: How I started my company while studying

October 27, 2022

⏰ When? 27th of October from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Uusimaa region.

What you can expect to hear:

💡What one should take into account when starting their company during studies.

💡What resources are available for students who are starting their own companies.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Female Entrepreneurship

October 13, 2022

⏰ When? 13th of October from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Uusimaa region.

What you can expect to hear:

💡Why our panellists decided to become entrepreneurs.

💡How they define entrepreneurship.

💡Sharing their takeaways on entrepreneurship .

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Stories of entrepreneurs: Hiring your first team members

September 15, 2022

⏰ When? 15th of September from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Uusimaa region.

What you can expect to hear:

💡What are the steps one should take before the recruiting starts.

💡What to keep in mind when writing your job posting.

💡How to build an effective recruitment process.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Networking Evening in Oulu

September 2, 2022

⏰ When? 2nd of September from 17:30 to 19:30 EEST

📍 Where? Njetwork Inn (Isokatu 56, 90100 Oulu)

👥 For whom? Professionals living in Oulu & Northern Ostrobothnia region

Agenda of the event:

💛17:30 - 18:00 - Arriving time, grabbing a drink and some snacks, chatting with others

💛18:00 - 18:15 - Opening speech from our Integrify Non-Profit team

💛18:15 - 19:30 - Networking

This is your old-fashioned in-person networking event. You can meet other professionals in the Oulu region, share ideas, and talk about each other's work and life.

There will be light snacks and beverages served.

Let's get away from our screens and brush up on our in-person networking skills.

All events by Integrify Non-Profit & European Social Fund are free for all participants!

Metamorphosis: Career changes during the life

September 1, 2022

⏰ When? 1st of September from 17:30 to 19:30 EEST

📍Where? Njetwork Inn (Isokatu 56, 90100 Oulu)

👥 For whom? Professionals living and working in Oulu & Northern Ostrobothnia region

Topics discussed during the event:

💡 Where to start when considering a career switch

💡 Ana will share stories and lessons from her own career path

💡 Ana will also provide useful insights and reflections for international talent on the changes they face in their lives and professional development

Event agenda:

⏰17:30 - 18:00 - Arriving time, grabbing a drink and some snacks, chatting with others

⏰18:00 - 18:45 - Speaker presentation on the topic

⏰18:45 - 19:15 - Practical part where everyone can share their experience and ask questions on the topic

⏰19:15 - 19:30 - Networking and mingling

Speaker: ✨Ana Naia, Ph.D. - Transformational Life Coach

How to build and retain a team 100% remote

August 31, 2022

⏰ When? 31st of August  from 17:30 to 19:30 EEST

📍 Where? Njetwork Inn (Isokatu 56, 90100 Oulu)

👥 For whom? Professionals, managers, and leaders living and working in Oulu & Northern Ostrobothnia region

Speaker: ✨Reija Oksanen - People & HR Lead at Integrify

Before heading People & HR functions at Integrify, Reija took multiple roles in Recruitment and HR in companies such as Wolt, McKinsey & Company, and K-Group.

Reija will share with you the lessons from her teams on:

💡How to successfully implement remote and hybrid work models

💡How to engage your team in the work processes and boost productivity when working from home

💡How to grow and retain your team while improving the well-being and satisfaction

How to come up with an idea and build your MVP?

August 23, 2022

⏰ When? 23rd of August from 10:00-11:00 EET
📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!
👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in The Capital region.

What you can expect to hear:
💡 How did the speakers come up with their idea.
💡 What were the steps they took to build their MVP.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Funding your startup - what are your options?

August 18, 2022

⏰ When? 29th of September from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Uusimaa region.

What you can expect to hear:

💡What are different ways to find funding for your startup.

💡How to prepare for your pre-seed funding round.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Stories of Entrepreneurs: How to set up an accounting function in your company

August 18, 2022

⏰ When? 18th of August from 10:00-11:00 EET
📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!
👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in the Uusimaa region.

What you can expect to hear:
💡Why is it important to have your accounting function set up in the early stages.
💡What are the steps you need to take to find an accounting function that works for your company.

Speaker:
⭐ Veera Rautio - Corporate coach, speaker, consultant at Presense Oy.

Stress - how to cope with stress as an entrepreneur?

August 11, 2022

⏰ When? 11th of August from 17:30-19:30 EET

📍 Where? Hybrid, you have a chance to visit us at Lapuankatu 4, Helsinki, or join the event online.

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Helsinki.

During this short session you will be introduced to the importance of mental wellbeing understanding and managing the stress response, followed by a short restorative practice.

Speaker:

⭐️ Leila El Krekshi - Founder of Omana Consulting.

Remote work: let's talk about wellbeing and belonging

August 2, 2022

⏰ When? 2nd of August from 10:00-11:00 EET📍

Where? Join the event online!

👥 For whom? People working in HR & Recruitment, Leadership, Marketing looking to diversify their talent pool & international talent living and working in the Oulu region.

Topics discussed during the event:

💡How to make sure to stay connected with your team while working remotely?

💡 The barriers remote work can create in a team

💡 How to make sure that wellbeing aspects are part of your daily routine while working remotely.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

How not to get hustled by the hustle culture?

June 21, 2022

⏰ When? 21st of June from 10:00-11:00 EET
📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!
👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs located in the Capital region.

What you can expect to hear:
💡 Why is balanced life important for your overall wellbeing and resilience.
💡 How your everyday habits can help your business and prevent burnout.

Speaker:
⭐ Bastiaan Anthonie Baaij - Co-Founder & CEO at Flixnet BV.

Online Meditation Session - ease your mind and get ready for summer

June 16, 2022

⏰ When? 16th of June from 14:00-15:00 EET
📍 Where? Online, set up your area for maximum relaxation! Make sure it's nice and quiet and grab a pillow to sit on.
👥 For whom? International talent in The Oulu area.

What to expect from this session:
🧘🏻 Introduction to meditation
🧘🏻 20 minutes of guided meditation
🧘🏻 Sharing experiences

Our Meditation Coach:
💫 Maria Perkins - Mindfulness teacher & supervisor

Inclusive summer recruitment - best practices

June 9, 2022

⏰  When? 9th of June from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍  Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥  For whom? People working in HR & Recruitment, Leadership, Marketing or otherwise looking to diversify their talent pool & are located in the Oulu Region.

Topics discussed during the event:

💎How to create a job ad that attracts a diverse set of candidates?

💎Taking into account your personal biases while shortlisting and interviewing the candidate

💎How to make the right recruitment decision?

Speaker:

⭐ Tess Nyman - Founder and Director at Kat Konsult.

In-person networking event

June 2, 2022

⏰ When? 2nd of June from 17:30-20:00 EET📍

Where? Integrify office - Lapuankatu 4, 00100 Helsinki

👥 For whom? Entrepreneurs & people in the service sector are located in the Turku & Capital Region.

Agenda of the event:

💛17:30 - 18:00 - Arriving time, grabbing a drink and some snacks, chatting with others.

💛18:00 - 18:10 - Opening speech from our Integrify Non-Profit team. (Hybrid)

💛18:10 - 18:30 - Presentation on Digital Communication. (Hybrid)

💛18:40 - 20:00 - Networking.

Mastering digital communication in the workplace

May 31, 2022

⏰When? 31st of May from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥For whom? People in the service industry and unemployed international talent who want to learn new skills, located in the Turku Region.

What will be discussed during the event:

💡Discuss the overall etiquette when it comes to digital communication.

💡Diving into the do’s and don’ts while communicating on Slack.

💡How to efficiently prepare for meetings and participate in them.

Speaker:

⭐️Ekaterina Tsvetkova - Junior project coordinator at Integrify

The event by Integrify Non-Profit & EU Social Fund is free for all participants.

How to turn your summer job into a permanent full-time role

May 19, 2022

⏰ When? 19th of May from 10:00-11:00 EET

📍 Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

👥 For whom? International talent in the Oulu region.

Topics discussed during the event:

☀️Make an impression during your first month on the job

☀️Embrace the feedback

☀️Negotiating the continuation of your work contract

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA

Introduction to Digital and Job Search Skills

May 10, 2022

⏰ When? 10th of May from 17:00-19:00 EET

📍 Where? Hybrid, you have a chance to visit us at Lapuankatu 4, Helsinki, or join the event online.

👥 For whom? People in the service industry and unemployed international talent who want to learn new skills, and are located in Turku and the Capital region.

Our agenda:

💛 17:00 - 17:25 - Arriving time, grabbing a drink and some snacks, chatting with others.

💛 17:30 - 18:00 - Integrify Non-Profit team gives a presentation about the job search and digital skills courses and a chance to sign up

💛 18:00 - 19:00 - Networking.

✨ The job search and digital skills courses by Integrify Non-Profit are free to join! ✨

Automate and outsource to save your energy

April 14, 2022

Where? Online, grab a fresh cup of coffee/tea and join us!

For whom? Entrepreneurs located in Uusimaa region.

Speakers:

⭐️ TBA