DigiReactor

Finance of digital product development

Thu 2 December 2021,
8.45 AM to 12.00 PM

Join us at SparkUp (Tykistökatu 4, 20520 Turku) or online via Teams (you will get the Teams link after you sign up)!

Schedule

08.45 – 09.15 Coffee & Breakfast
09.15 – 09.30 Introduction
09.30 – 10.15 Keynote: Tuomo Saarni
10.15 – 10.25 Spring 2022 DigiReactor workshop presentation
10.25 – 10.30 Short break
10.30 – 11.15 Keynote: Robin Tiivola, Business Finland
11.15 – 11.45 Networking (both in Spark Up and online)
11.45 – 12.00 Closing words

Speakers of the event

Tuomo Saarni

Moving beyond assumptions: Customer centricity and co-creation in business development

I’m a computer science PhD drifted from IT to clothing business and several other business areas. My expertise is to help small companies grow regardless of their business or market. Currently, I’m working with several companies as a board member, investor, or as an advisor.

I’ll be giving a speech for how to plan and manage company’s financial successfully in its first years. I will also address some other viewpoints about being an entrepreneur and how to become one.

I’m a computer science PhD drifted from IT to clothing business and several other business areas. My expertise is to help small companies grow regardless of their business or market. Currently, I’m working with several companies as a board member, investor, or as an advisor.

I’ll be giving a speech for how to plan and manage company’s financial successfully in its first years. I will also address some other viewpoints about being an entrepreneur and how to become one.

Robin Tiivola
Business Finland

Business Finland funding
for startups and SMEs

Juho will go through practical examples on how to create user-friendly and accessible digital services which help people make more informed decisions and reach their goals. The first real world pointer is quite simple: always aim to involve the end-users from day one and seek to understand their day-to-day needs and pain points.

Juho Vainio is a designer at Silo AI and works as the tech & design advisor of CYF Digital, a company focusing on creating digital services that aid people find best places to live and integrate into. In his work he helps create user-driven applications and digital service platforms based on well validated real-world needs and user research.