Talent Forum Vaasa – Recruitment and career event 16.1.2024

Talent Forum Vaasa – Recruitment and career event 16.1.2024


Vaasa higher education students and employees


January 16th, 2024, 12.00–18.00


City Hall, Vaasa

Student, come and see what kind of positions are available for internships, summer jobs or final projects – or to look for the right first job after graduation.

The program of the event includes not only meetings, employer presentations and a CV clinic, but we also get to hear a few inspiring speeches. Of course, the main players are the region’s employers, university students and wonderful career opportunities.

Talent Forum Vaasa is organised by all of the five higher education units in Vaasa; the University of Vaasa, Vaasa University of Applied Sciences, Yrkeshögskolan Novia, Åbo Akademi, and Svenska Handelshögskolan Hanken. The event is supported by partners such as Pohjanmaan Expo and Vaasa Region Development Ltd VASEK.

Event programme:

  • 12.00 Welcome!
  • 12.15-12.45 Keynote 1:  Kamilla Sultanova – Bet on your social capital
  • 13.00-13.15  Company Presentation: Danfoss
  • 13.30-14.00 Keynote: Juha T. Hakala – Parempi tehty kuin erinomainen (in Finnish)
  • 14.05-15.45  Company Presentations
  • 16.00-16.30 Keynote:  Joel Willans – 7 very Finnish reasons why hiring international talent works wonders
  • 16.45-18.00 Company Presentations
  • 18.00 Event ends

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