The Future of DigitalMedia – Joint Nordic EventApr 16, 2012 12:15 BST
Time: Apr 19, 18:30 - 21:30
Location: EBRD, One Exchange Square, EC2A 2JN
Living in the era of Digital Media. Digital apps, tools, and various social media platforms have changed the way we communicate, explore, innovate and interact today. What is there to become in the future?
Come and listen to what Anssi Vanjoki: "“Living in the media - my digital future” & Petri Kokko: “Think Digital – a perspective on the disruptive process of digitalisation” have to say about the topic today.
Anssi Vanjoki the previous Executive Vice President and General Manager of Nokia until March 2011 and member of the Nokia Group Executive Board from 1998 to 2011. This ex runner-up to become the next Nokia CEO before Stephen Elop was elected used to be responsible for Nokia’s brand durability, loyalty and continuity, while, at the same time, advancing Nokia’s vision of a mobile world. After resigning Nokia, Vanjoki became an Individual Multi-Contributor in a mobile solutions compnay RKBS Oy concentraiting for digital business (investor, business angel etc.).
Petri Kokko worked previously as a Country Manager for Google Finland & Sweden until appointed to a global director position at Googleplex, the head offices of the search engine company in California in 2009. Currently, Kokko works as a Director at Google in Germany. Acoording to Kokko, Google has two strengths: technology and people, and that his task is to concentrate on people, to find the best talent, and to get more out of the best people.
19.00 Welcome words by EBRD and Timgu
Anssi Vanjoki “Living in the media -
my digital future”
Petri Kokko “Think Digital –
a perspective on the disruptive process
20.00 Networking, drinks and canapés
21.00 Event finishes
Fee: Chamber Members £15/ Non-Chamber Members £30
Registrations: please fill in the registration form
Sponsor: Timgu & EBRD
This event is cooperation between the Finnish, Danish and Norwegian Chambers of Commerce in the UK.