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Workshop: Best practices in B2B digital collaboration, 1 Nov 2018, Helsinki

01.11.2018 - 01.11.2018

Team Finland House, Porkkalankatu 1, Helsinki, Finland

We invite you to come and learn about experiences, challenges and opportunities of utilizing new tools for B2B-collaboration and internationalization, and the added value that these tools could bring to your company!

Come and learn about experiences, challenges and opportunities of utilizing new tools for B2B-collaboration and internationalization!

Digital co-creation platforms like Trello, Slack, Basecamp and Solved enable B2B-collaboration regardless of time and space. At best, they save organizations’ time and resources.

Business Finland has done a project testing of the role of platforms in promoting SME enterprises’ export activities. The goal is that companies can use the platforms to solve foreign companies’ problems together in a holistic manner. The workshop participants are invited to ideate an operating model, with which Business Finland could support SME’s growth.

The aim of the workshop is to:

  • hear about the advanced collaboration models and experiences
  • discuss about pro’s and con’s in developing new collaboration models
  • suggest how we should proceed with the new collaboration models and tools in Finland.


08:30 – 09:00 Breakfast

09:00 – 11:30 Program:

1. Introductions by Business Finland and Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment of Finland

  • Workshop targets & agenda setting
  • Pilots in brief
  • Participants’ introductions

2. Future prospects

  • Digital Co-Creation in virtual platforms
  • Where is the world headed?
  • Learnings and examples from global leader

3. Workshops: Co-creating a working model for digital co-creation

  • Identifying needs, gaps and best practices
  • Addressing identified challenges
  • Drafting recommendations for functional digital co-creation


The event is offered free of charge but requires pre-registration. The seminar language is English.



Mr. Seppo Keränen, Business Finland
[email protected]
+358 400 535 907

Mr. Santeri Palomäki, Gaia Consulting Oy
[email protected]
+358 40 760 2005

Mr. Janne Hietaniemi, Solved
[email protected]
+358 50 370 3573