Congress

Masters' conference at TAMK

Masters' Conference is a higher education seminar around topical issues. Since the first ever Masters' Conference in 2015 we have enjoyed variety issues and discussions. This year we are focusing in Biobased Future.

The conference is directed to TAMK's alumni, TAMK's master students, cooperation partners in working life as well as TAMK's staff and others interested.

When: Thursday 25 April 2019 at 13–16:00 pm

Where: TAMK Main Campus at Kuntokatu 3, in Festival Hall (Juhlasali) D1-04

The conference will be held in English. The event is free.

Program

13:00–13:10 Welcome
President and CEO Markku Lahtinen, TAMK

13:10–13:40 Key Note 1: Business challenges in circular economy
President and CEO Martin à Porta, Pöyry Plc

13:40–14:10 Food professionals as change makers in sustainable food system transition
Senior Research Scientist, PhD Minna Kaljonen, SYKE Finnish Enviroment Institute

14:10–14:40 Coffee Break and Networking

14:40–15:25 Key Note 2: We only have one planet - Circular economy can save it
MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen

15:25–15:55 The Natural Basis of Human Life: It can be ignored, but is is always present
Researcher Ville Lähde, BIOS Reasearch Unit

15:55–16:00 Thank You and Welcome again next Year 2020!

We would like to warmly invite all of you to join our event!

Registration for Masters' Conference is now open. Please, sign up!

Registration is open until 15 April 2019.

For more information, please visit our website.

Target audience

The conference is directed to TAMK's alumni, TAMK's master students, cooperation partners in working life as well as TAMK's staff and others interested.