Events

Upcoming online & face-to-face events of our friends and partners from Finland.

If you organize free events for the international community in Finland, we are happy to share your events on our site and social media at no cost!

Please, send your request to partnership@entre-oulu.com

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13.12.2021

Business Plan 101 sessions

Join the session to: Learn why do you need a business plan; How to write and what to include; Get personal feedback for your case; Receive a free business plan template.

Topic

Entrepreneurship

Organiser

BusinessOulu

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28.10.2021

Online breakfast. Staying resilient in your career

Resilience is the ability that can make or break your career. Career path is rarely linear these days.
Resilience helps to adapt to changes with less impact and faster recovery. How to develop this skill? Sign up to hear about it from Lena Grenat, who is an expert in leadership and resilience training.

Topic

Employment

Organiser

The Shortcut

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7.9.2021

Online Breakfast - Use international background as advantage

The Shortcut’s Online Breakfast is a bi-weekly live show where you can equip yourself required skills to thrive in the fast-changing market.

Topic

Employment

Organiser

The Shortcut

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02.12.2021

LinkedIn Basics workshops

During this workshop you will learn how to: Set up your LinkedIn profile; Engage with potential employers; Search and apply for jobs; Grow your network.

Topic

LinkedIn

Organiser

BusinessOulu

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26.10. - 10.12.2021

Testing Market Fit

"Testing Market Fit" is a free short course is for young refugees, asylum seekers, and immigrants (under 29 years) who have a business idea or a product/service that they want to test on the markets.
Apply by the 14th of October!

Topic

Entrepreneurship

Organiser

Startup Refugees

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13.9 - 22.10.2021

Be Your Own Boss

The program’s goal is to give participants the fundamental tools in order to create a viable company. BYOB will be divided into workshops covering a broad range of disciplines, allowing the participants to develop their business idea, put into practice the teachings, and navigate the ecosystem.

Topic

Entrepreneurship

Organiser

The Shortcut

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Starting from 16.11. every Tuesday | 17-20

Pure Networking

Join the conversations with other participants about life, interests, and everyday challenges. We welcome entrepreneurs, professionals, artists, researchers, students, job-seekers, and anyone else living or passing by Oulu!

Topic

Networking

Organiser

BusinessOulu

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09.2021-01.2021

Startup Refugee and Telia Mentoring Program

Looking for an opportunity to receive professional support and advance your career goals related to IT, marketing, sales, or communication in Finland? This is it.
The mentoring program is meant for 10-15 highly educated and English-speaking individuals who have an interest to employ or re-skill themselves in the ICT field and/or in Telia (for example in communications, IT, tech, marketing, and sales).

Topic

ICT, Marketing, Sales

Organiser

Startup Refugees

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23.8.–8.11.2021

Startup Refugees Business Program

Entrepreneurship Course is for newcomers who want to start a business. Business Development Services are for immigrants already running a business or who have a good foundation about entrepreneurship related issues, like Entrepreneurship Course graduates. In addition, we organise events and activities that are open for everybody to join.

Topic

Entrepreneurship

Organiser

Startup Refugees